Black History – Future Generations

18 October 2019 10:30am–5:00pm

UNISON Centre 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

UNISON’s Annual Black History Event attracts up to 150 attendees and brings together Black union members, activists and the local community. The event is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the shared history and the achievements of Black people. UNISON’s Annual Black History Event attracts up to 150 attendees and brings together Black union members, activists […]

UNISON Women and Pensions Seminar

20 July 2019 10:30am–4:15pm

UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

National Seminar Co-ordinated by Gloria Mills, National Secretary Equalities to discuss strategy and developments on  changes to pensions policy and it’s impact on women. The aim of the Seminar is to discuss developments and changes to pensions policy and the impact on women. A key objective is to refresh our lobbying and political strategy in […]

B&E Equalities seminar

5 – 7 July 2019

Doubletree By Hilton, Redcliffe Way, Bristol, BS1 6NJ

Registration for the 2019 B&E Equalities seminar is finally open.  The event is aimed at branch activists, in particular branch equality reps and/or those who want to get involved in promoting/driving workplace equality agenda. There will be plenty of opportunity for delegates to network and exchange ideas on workplace equality and diversity initiatives… We have […]

2019 UNISON National Further Education Seminar “Further Education Rising to the Challenge”

5 – 6 April 2019

Newcastle Jury’s Inn Scotswood Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4AD

Hear inspiring speakers, discover different approaches and share practical solutions to facing the challenges and opportunities of working in the college sector. And in truly “National” fashion – we are on our way to the wonderful city of Newcastle – https://www.newcastlegateshead.com/city-guides With its twin city, Gateshead, Newcastle was a major shipbuilding and manufacturing hub during […]

UNISON international seminar 2019

14 – 16 March 2019

The Slate, Warwick Conferences, University of Warwick, Scarman Road, Coventry, CV4 7SH

The annual seminar for branch international relations officers (BIROs) to discuss implementing UNISON international policies as well as receive training.

UNISON National Health and Safety Seminar 2019

13 March 2019 8:00am–3:30pm

2 Lanyon Place Belfast BT1 3WH

It’s time for the biennial UNISON National health and safety seminar – and in truly “National” fashion – we are on our way to Belfast’s iconic venue – The Waterfront in Northern Ireland

Women’s March on London

19 January 2019 9:00am–2:00pm

Central London

The third annual Women’s March in London is supported by UNISON and has a #wearechange theme and a “bread and roses” rally at the finish. Full details of the start, route and finish will be posted on: Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/305240533532534/ And the Women’s March website:  https://www.womensmarchlondon.com Outcome

Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) National Seminar

11 December 2018 9:30am–3:30pm

UNISON Centre – 130 Euston Road, London

The union is holding our annual seminar for all LGPS Board members, branches officers, activists and members on the governance and economics of the LGPS. There are major reforms being implemented England, Wales and Scotland and these will be discussed across the day. We will also be launching a major training programme for members and […]

Private Contractors Seminar

10 – 11 November 2018

10-11 November 2018, Crowne Plaza, Nottingham

The seminar for UNISON activists in private contractors will be held this autumn in Nottingham and will provide the opportunity to network and participate in a number of workshops; learning new skills and sharing experiences of working in the private sector. Timetable Saturday 10 November 1.30pm            Registration and coffee 2pm                 Seminar opens 5.30pm            End of […]

Higher Education Branch Seminar

7 – 8 November 2018

Jurys Inn Cardiff

Annual Branch Seminar Annual branch seminar with a range of workshops and speakers. This annual event is very popular with higher education support staff so please register early to avoid disappointment.  This is a member only event. Registration is required. Outcome

UNISON National Mental Health Seminar 2018

10 October 2018 9:30am–4:00pm

130 Euston Road London NW1 2AY

To coincide with World Mental Health Day, UNISON are hold a Mental Health Seminar at UNISON Centre in London UNISON is marking “World Mental Health Day” with a one-day Seminar to be held at UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London NW1 2AY. We will be looking at what is “mental health” in the workplace and the […]

A just transition for energy workers – shaping our future

4 September 2018 11:00am–3:30pm

UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

A joint union summit of energy sector reps from UNISON, GMB, UNITE, and Prospect, looking at challenges from excessive competition, the shift to renewable energy source to meet climate change targets and what a “just transition” to renewable energy would look like for energy workers. Agenda 11am: Registration  10-11.15 am: Welcome and opening remarks – […]

National school support staff seminar 2018

24 April 2018 9:00am–3:00pm

The Holiday Inn Brighton - Seafront 137 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 2JF

School support staff seminar with Angela Rayner as key note speaker An opportunity to be updated on relevant issues affecting the sector   You will also have an opportunity to attend one of the many workshops that will be running on the day and net work with others in the sectors This is a member only […]

National Further Education and Sixth Form Seminar

20 – 21 April 2018

UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

Will you join us at this year’s FE seminar? Top speakers, great venue, networking opportunities Hear from the experts and put your questions to: Richard Atkins, FE commissioner, England Tom Bennett, Managing behaviour expert – launching the UNISON guide Shakira Martin, NUS President and former FE student, campaigning for the sector Find out more about: […]

Rodney Bickerstaffe memorial

12 April 2018 12:00pm–3:00pm

Central Hall Westminster, Storey's Gate, London

Rodney was a giant of the trade union movement and he is greatly missed – UNISON is organising a memorial event to celebrate his life, his humour, his work, his achievements and his comradeship