Date Released: 23 November 2016
Delegates from the SIPTU Services Division will assemble in Liberty Hall, Dublin 1, for their biennial conference, which has the theme ‘Fighting for the Future of Work’, at 11.00 a.m. on Thursday, 24th November.
The conference will be attended by over 200 delegates and observers from across the economy’s services industries including hotels, cleaning, security, the arts and wholesale distribution.
Conference delegates will debate a number of issues of importance to services workers including the increasing casualisation of work, transfer of undertakings legislation, pensions and precarious working conditions.
The conference will be addressed by a number of keynote speakers including representatives of the Justice for Clerys Workers campaign, ICTU General Secretary, Patricia King, and the leading Australian trade unionist, Michael Crosby, the author of ‘Power at Work: rebuilding the Australian Union Movement’.