CUPE Nova Scotia to hold 56th annual convention May 27 to 30 in Sydney

Media advisory

Sydney, NS – More than 250 voting delegates from across the province will gather at the 56th annual CUPE Nova Scotia Division Convention, which takes place Monday, May 27 to Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at the Membertou Trade and Convention Centre.


9:00 a.m.         Guest speaker: Tammy Martin, NDP MLA Cape Breton Centre

10:30 a.m.       Guest speaker: Mark Hancock, CUPE National president

1:30 p.m.         Guest speaker: Gloria Lepine, CUPE National diversity vice-president


10:30 a.m.       Guest speaker: Charles Fleury, CUPE National secretary-treasurer

1:30 p.m.         Guest speaker: Gary Burrill, Leader of the Nova Scotia NDP


9:00 a.m.         Election of officers