2012 TERRA 14th Annual Conference

Date: 
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 8:00am - Friday, November 16, 2012 - 5:00pm
Hosted by: 
TERRA Chapter
Location: 
Tullahoma, TN

Make plans now to attend the
2012 TERRA 14th ANNUAL CONFERENCE

November 14-16, 2012
Lakeside Club and Wingo Inn, Arnold Engineering Development Center, 4176 Westover Road, Tullahoma, TN 37388
ph: (931) 454-3051, fx: (931) 454-4004


Registration | Featured Speakers | Hotel  | CLE's | Program (html) | Preliminary Program (pdf)


Conference Registration Includes – conference packet, all food for three days, TERRA shirt and hospitality receptions

Register for the COnference

1. Register and pay online using PayPal.

2. Or, Download/complete paper form and send payment via US mail.
Fax the completed form to 615-898-5427 or enclose it when you mail your check to: TERRA, Box X-169, MTSU, Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Conference Registration &
TERRA Membership Options

MEMBERS

  • Early reg. & 2013 TERRA dues —
    $200 (combined $150 reg. & $50 dues)
  • Post Oct. 15 reg. & 2013 TERRA dues —
    $225 (combined $165 reg. & $50 dues)
  • FT student reg. & 2013 TERRA dues —
    $70 (combined)

NON-MEMBERS

  • Early reg. — $175
  • Post 11 September (includes 2014 dues) reg. — @225

OTHER OPTIONAL ITEMS

  • 2014 Organizational Membership — $525
  • 2043 LERA Membership — $195

Featured Speakers:

Nancy DiTomaso, Vice Dean for Faculty & Research, Rutgers University School of Business | Social Networks and Jobs

David Lewin |TBA

Dr. Susan Helper, Chief Economist, US Department of Commerce

  Hotel Information

16 & 18Oct 2013- Wingo Inn - $53.75 per night – All Rooms Now Have Private Baths!
For Hotel Registration Contact:  Wingo Inn/Arnold AFB, 4176 Westover Road, Tullahoma, TN 37388
PH: (931) 454-3051, FX: (931) 454-4004, lodging@arnold.af.mil

Overflow hotels:  (government rate.)

Hampton  Inn - 33 Paradise Street, Manchester TN 37355 – (931) 728-3300
Holiday Inn Express – 111 Hospitality Blvd., Manchester TN 37355 - 931-728-9383
 

CLE Credits

Each of TERRA's 14 preceeding conferences offered CLE credits. The 2011 conference was approved for 8.5 hours of CLE

2012 TERRA 14th Annual Conference Program

WEDNESDAY,
November 14

Thursday,
November 15

Friday,
November 16

1:00 - 1:15 p.m
WELCOME TO TERRA 2013
William Canak, President

1:15 – 3:00 p.m.
NIOSH Safe, Skilled and

Ready Workforce Initative

Rebecca Guerin, Niosh Education and Information Division

TOSHA 2012-13 REVIEW
Steve Hawkins, TOSHA

3:00 – 3:30 Break

3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Workshop: Using BLS Resources
Intro: Cameron Bennett
Steve Rondone, BLS

 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
TERRA's Welcome Dinner & Featured Speaker
Intro: William Canak
Social Networks and Jobs

Professor Nancy DiTomaso,

Vice Dean for Faculty &

Research, Rutgers University School of Business

8:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Hospitality Reception
Sponsored by Mid-South Carpenters Regional Council

7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Breakfast

8:00 - 9:30 a.m. 

Critical Trends in Workers' Compensation

Professor John Burton, Rutgers School of

Management & Labor Relations

Panel: Labor: Jerry Lee

Management: TBA

Neutral: Abbie Hudgens, TN DOL Workers' Comp Div.

9:30 – 10:00 a.m.
Break and Refreshments

10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Enforcing Labor Law

Joanne Goldstein, Secretary of

Labor & Workforce Development, Commonwealth

of Massachusetts.

Panel: Natt Capece, UBC

Pam Sullivan, USDOL - Wage & Hour Division

 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Banquet & Featured Speaker

Intro: Jerry Lee

TBA

David Lewin

1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Apprentice Training for 21st Century Challanges

Presenter Nathaniel Brown, TN State Director

USDOLETA/OA

3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
21st Century Workforce Skills & Training

Douglas Gamble,

Manufacturing Renaissance

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Banquet and  Featured Speaker
Dr Susan Helper,

Chief Economist, US Dept of Commerce

8:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Hospitality Reception

Sponsored by Waller, Landsden, Dortsh & Davis

7:00 - 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast and Business Meeting

8:00 - 9:15 a.m.
Arbitration Decisions Workshop

Mollie Bowers, Cincinnati

TBA
 TBA

9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Current Issues in Employment & Labor Law, the NLRB & in the Courts
Chair:  William Canak

Robert Covington, Vanderbilt
Jed Marcus, Bressler, Amery & Ross
Lynn Agee, USW & Agee Owens, LLC

 

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