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Convention Updates

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Early Bird Deadline Extended

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Important Dates

  • July 25 – Notice of AGM & Convention issued via email distribution list
  • August 14 – AGM & Convention Registration Package emailed to District Associations and Supporters
  • September 21 – 30-day deadline for: Resolutions and Motions, Constitutional Amendments
  • September 30 – Deadline to receive discount for Early Bird Registration
  • October 7 – Deadline for nominations for Progressive Conservative Long-Time Service Award
  • October 14 – Deadline to receive Regular Registration.  After this date all registrations will be charged Late Registration
  • October 21 – Registration opens, Meet & Greet, Opening Rally
  • October 22-23 – Annual General Meeting & Convention

Hotel Information

DESIGNATED MEETING HOTEL

HOTEL GANDER

Toll-free 1-800-563-2988 – Local 709-256-3931 – www.hotelgander.com

Only Hotel Gander has blocked rooms at the following daily rates:

$119 Single – $119 Double – $139 Queen/King

Please inform the hotel that you are attending the PC Convention.

OTHER HOTELS

Albatross Hotel – Toll-free 1-800-563-4900 – Local 709-256-3956 – www.steelehotels.com/our-hotels/albatross-hotel

Comfort Inn – Local 709-256-3535 – www.choicehotels.ca/en/comfort-inn-gander-hotel-cn699

Country Inn Motel – Toll-free 1-877-956-4005 – Local 709-256-4005 – www.countryinngander.ca/en

Country Inn RV Park – Toll-free – 1-888-256-7755 – Local 709-256-7755 – www.countryinngander.ca/en

Inn on Bennett – Local 709-256-4560 – www.bbcanada.com/11953.html

Irving West Hotel – Local 709-256-2406 – www.steelehotels.com/our-hotels/irving-west-hotel

Sinbad’s Hotel and Suites – Toll-free 1-800-563-8330 – Local 709-651-2678 – www.steelehotels.com/our-hotels/sinbads-hotel-suites

Agenda

Friday, October 21

4:00pm – 8:00pm     –     Registration – Hotel Gander

5:30pm – 7:00pm     –     Provincial Executive Committee Meeting (Location: Salon A)

8:30pm     –     Meet & Greet (Salon A, B, C, and D), Introduction of Provincial Executive & Caucus, Mug-Up, Dance

Saturday, October 22

8:00am – 9:00am     –     Women’s Association Annual General Meeting

8:30am – 11:00am     –     Registration

9:00am     –     Call to Order

First Business Session

Greetings from the President

Greetings from the Host Committee

Adoption of the Agenda

Constitutional Amendment

Adoption of the Rules for the AGM

Adoption of the Minutes of the last AGM

Report of the President

Report of the Treasurer

Election of the Auditor

Report of the Leader

10:00am – 10:30am     –     Coffee Break – Mezzanine Floor

10:30am – 11:00am     –     Nomination of Officer – Speeches of Nominated Officers

11:00am – 12:00noon     –     Alternate to Delegate Status – Mezzanine Floor

11:00am – 12:00noon     –     CLOSED SESSION – Presentation by Task Force on Renewal and Revitalization

12:00noon – 1:00pm     –     YPC Annual General Meeting

12:00noon – 1:30pm     –     LUNCH BREAK

1:00pm     –    First Business Session

1:00pm – 2:30pm    –    Notices of Motions and Resolutions

2:30pm – 5:15pm    –    Constitutional Working Group Sessions

4:00pm – 5:30pm    –    Voting for Executive (Location TBA)

6:30pm    –    Cocktails (Cash Bar)

7:00pm    –    Banquet, Address by Paul Davis, MHA for District of Topsail-Paradise, Leader of the Official Opposition, Leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Newfoundland & Labrador

10:00pm    –    Dance – Entertainment by Shanneyganock

Sunday, October 23

8:00am – 10:00am    –    Caucus Breakfast served by MHAs

10:00am – 11:45am – Third Business Session

Sales Force

Bids for Convention 2017

Bids for Executive Council

Bids for Special Meeting

Introduction of the New Executive

Introduction of YPC & PC Women’s Association Executives

11:45am    –    Adjournment

12:00noon    –    Provincial Executive Meeting (Location TBA)