2021 Convention Materials

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The 87th Convention of AFT-Wisconsin will be held virtually on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings from 6:30-9:00 pm with the Delegate Session on Saturday, October 23 beginning at 8:30 am. The convention is open to all members of AFT-Wisconsin, but registration is required. The deadline for registration is September 30; no late registrants can be accepted. If you have any questions about this or anything else about Convention processes, please contact AFT-W Executive Assistant Kathy Kreul at kreul@aft-wisconsin.org.

Important Upcoming Dates to Remember

  • September 19: DEADLINE to submit position paper for nominations
  • September 30: DEADLINE for delegate registration is 11:59 pm
  • October 1: Delegate list mailed to local president
  • October 10: DEADLINE for signed delegate lists to be received in AFT-W Office
  • October 12: DEADLINE to submit nomination papers to run for office is 11:59 pm
  • October 13: Convention platform launches, registered delegates will receive email
  • October 19: Opening session and Committee Meetings 6:30-9:00 pm
  • October 20: Guest speakers and candidate speeches 6:30-9:00 pm
  • October 21: Council Meetings, set up by council chairs
  • October 23: Delegate session begins at 8:30 am and concludes when business is completed. Delegates MUST register for the session by signing in to the Zoom meeting between 8:00-8:30 am.
  • October 25: Ballots mailed out to ranking delegates
  • November 12: Ballots must be postmarked
  • November 17: Elections Committee meets to count ballots, via Zoom
  • November 19: Election Announcement

 

Convention Information:

Tools and Information for Participation:

AFT-W Executive Board Officer Descriptions:

Officer Nominations Received:

Officer Nomination Position Papers Received:

Proposed Amendments to Constitution and Bylaws (with Executive Board recommendations):

Proposed Resolutions:

Convention Processes (click on image to download PDF):

 

 

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