International Women’s Conference October 23-26, 2023

Hello Sisters!

Get ready to be part of an empowering and transformative event – the 2023 USW International Women's Conference: "Women of Steel – Know Your Power." As a union that prides itself on leading the way in supporting workers worldwide, we are excited to bring you this enriching conference focused on building skills, fostering global solidarity, and strengthening the labour movement.

Conference Details:

Date:ctober 23-26, 2023
Location: Wyndham Grand Downtown, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Arrival: Plan to arrive on Sunday, October 22, or early Monday, October 23, for registration, exhibits, and District Delegates' Meetings.
Conclusion: The conference will conclude by 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 26, with return flights recommended after 4:00 p.m. to ensure full participation.

Who Can Attend:

Note that this opportunity is only available to members who have not accepted a Voluntary Severance Package.

Conference Highlights:

Prepare to be inspired by high-profile motivational speakers from the U.S., Canada, and women representing unions worldwide where we're building global alliances. With numerous skill-building workshops to choose from, you'll have the opportunity to enhance your capabilities and contribute even more effectively to your local union's mission.

Conference Registration:

To apply for this opportunity, please submit your application before the deadline of Friday, August 25th, 2023, at 4:30 pm Pacific Time.


Be mindful that this opportunity comes with responsibility. Participating in all core conference activities is mandatory. Attending the International Women’s Conference is our Local’s opportunity to show the kind of passion and commitment that we are known for. In addition, all attendees will be required to provide a written report on their experience and what they learned and how that will translate into helping your unit and the Local following the conference.

In Solidarity,

USW Local 1944