Registration for the December Council of Chapter Representatives Meeting Opens Next Week

Gathering provides chapter executives an opportunity to learn about the latest developments surrounding SMACNA and engage in robust dialogue with their peers.

The Council of Chapter Representatives Meeting is known for its robust agenda; this December is no exception. Attendees can look forward to engaging in discussions and informative sessions on various subjects crucial for their respective chapters' growth and success. Here's a sneak peek at some of the critical topics that will be covered:

Recent Developments in the Legal Landscape In a rapidly changing regulatory environment, staying informed about the latest regulations is essential. Attendees will be provided insights into recent updates impacting chapters and how to navigate these changes.

  • Identifying Leaders

Building strong leadership is vital for sustained success. Attendees will learn about strategies and tools to identify and nurture emerging leaders within their organizations

  • Reviewing Chapter Expense Reimbursements and Other Expenditures

Managing chapter finances can be a challenging task. This session will provide best practices for controlling expenses, ensuring transparency, and maximizing available resources.

  • Marketing and Promotion Trends

In an era of constant digital evolution, staying ahead of marketing and promotion trends is essential. Attendees will gain valuable insights into the latest strategies and tools to effectively promote their chapters.

  • Chapter Panel on Sick Leave and CBA Exemptions

A panel discussion on sick leave policies and Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) exemptions will provide a comprehensive overview of these critical labor issues' legal and practical aspects.

  • Auditing Your EAP

Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs) play a vital role in employee well-being. Attendees will learn how to conduct effective audits of their EAPs to ensure they meet the evolving needs of their workforce.

  • New Horizons Foundation Projects Coming Down the Pipeline

The New Horizons Foundation is always at the forefront of delivering innovative research and practical education to SMACNA contractors. Get an exclusive look at the exciting projects in the pipeline and how they can be utilized.

Beyond these informative sessions, the Council Meeting also provides ample networking opportunities. Chapter representatives can connect with peers from different regions, share experiences, and forge valuable partnerships to benefit their organizations in the long run.

The December Council of Chapter Representatives Meeting held in Scottsdale, Arizona, from December 10-12, promises to be an informative event for all those attending. With its diverse and relevant agenda, attendees will leave with a wealth of knowledge and a renewed sense of purpose in advancing the goals of their respective chapters. Registration opens next week, so keep an eye out for the announcement in Wednesday's Member Update so you can secure your spot and ensure you take advantage of this invaluable opportunity to equip yourself with the knowledge to support your chapter better.