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Call for Delegate to the 58th Convention of the IFPTE

To:          All TEAM-IFPTE Local 161 Members
From:      TEAM Board
Date:       May 5, 2015
Re:          Call for Delegate to the 58th Convention of the IFPTE

TEAM-IFPTE Local 161 will send up to three delegates by election to the 58th Convention of the International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers (IFPTE):

Monday July 27, 2015 to Thursday July 30, 2015
(travel out Sunday July 26, return Friday July 31)

Bally’s Las Vegas

3645 Las Vegas Blvd South

Las Vegas, NV 89109

Article 12.2(b) of the IFPTE Constitution requires that “All delegates from locals to Federation conventions shall be elected by secret ballot.”  The TEAM Board invites all members who wish to be delegates to put their names forward.

To stand for election, please submit your name as you want it to appear on the ballot and a short paragraph (75 words or less) explaining why you should represent TEAM.  Submissions must be received by end of day May 20, 2015 and will be included on the ballot to help members make their choice.

Roles and Responsibilities of Delegates:

  • Attend the convention and actively participate
  • Vote TEAM’s interest
  • Represent TEAM’s membership in a professional manner
  • Provide a short written convention report to the TEAM Board

TEAM will request the release of elected delegates from their duties with MTS, cover registration fees, transportation, accommodation and meals.

For further information contact: Dee Gillies dgillies@ifpte.org or 204-984-9472.

TEAM-IFPTE Local 161
204-984-9470 or 1-877-984-9470