We the Union
- Scandic Julia Turku
- Eerikinkatu 4
- 20100 Turku
We the Union
The weekend is for the English speaking members of Industrial Union.
You can enroll here.
Saturday 27th August
9:30 Registration and morning coffee
- Riikka Vasama (Industrial Union)
- Janne Laulumaa (Workers’ Educational Association WEA Finland)
10:15 Key note speech: Conditions of employment and fundamentals of employment law
- lawyer Niku Hinkka
11:00 Workshops (1st round, participants choose one workshop for each round)
- Achievements of the trade union movement (Petri Partanen)
- Disassemble false statements (Mikko Siljander)
- Become an union activist! (Inari Juntumaa)
- Working safely and smoothly in a multilingual environment (Janne Laulumaa)
13:30 Workshops (2nd round)
15:30 Summary of the day
Sunday 28th August
9.30 Industrial union – your very own union (Osmo Rantanen)
- Know you union and make most of your membership. Get acquainted with both membership benefits and participation opportunities.
10.45 Worker protected by the union – a happy worker (Riikka Vasama)
- Become aware of the terms and conditions of your work. Learn how to prevent difficulties and what to do if you face problems at work.
13.00 New union service - Hermes mobile app! (Anu-Hanna Anttila, Henri von Adlerkrone, Anna Funck)
- Take part in evaluating and developing a pilot app on reliable information about Finnish work life.
14.30 Summary of the day, feedback