Convention 2018



HEU’s 31st biennial convention - Powered by solidarity - took place November 4-9, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Vancouver. Convention is the supreme policy-making body of the union.

Held every two years, the convention brings together delegates from all locals across the province to collectively determine the union's priorities and course of direction.

During the convention, delegates discuss and vote on resolutions and any proposed changes to the union’s Constitution and By-Laws that have been brought forward by their locals.

Delegates also elect the union’s Provincial Executive.

Convention 2018 Daily Newsletters

HEU Convention kicks off with dancing, tears and solidarity messages -- November 5, 2018

Delegates roll up their sleeves and get down to union business on day two -- November 6, 2018

HEU elects new leaders to top positions -- November 7, 2018

HEU Convention delegates jubilant over repeal of discriminatory labour laws -- November 8, 2018

HEU Convention wraps up on a high note -- November 9, 2018