2013 TDU Convention
November 1-3, 2013, Chicago
Join Teamsters from across the country at the TDU Convention in Chicago.
Meet Teamster reformers, attend educational workshops and talk about what we can do to defend our contracts and organize for a stronger Teamsters Union.
Take the TDU Recruitment Challenge and we'll waive your registration fee. Click here to learn more.
The TDU Convention features the best educational programs in the Teamsters. Officers, labor educators and attorneys lead workshops on strategic grievance handling, member-to-member organizing, running for local union office, pensions and more.
Don't be left in the dark. Stay informed on the latest developments on pensions, defending healthcare, and inside the labor movement.
REBUILDING UNION POWER
Join Teamsters from across the country and every jurisdiction who are taking action to stand up to employers and rebuild our union's power.
We'll Be There!
Unity and Inspiration
"At the TDU convention you realize you're not alone. You meet Teamsters from every industry and every place who care about standing up for working people and building a stronger union."
Claudette Begin, Local 2010, Berkeley, Calif.
Welcome Back to Chicago
"The TDU Convention is the place to be to network with others Teamsters and share strategies for standing up to management and enforcing our contract."
Craig Karnia, Local 705, Chicago
Plan to Protect Our Pensions
"TDU is taking the lead in bringing Teamsters and retirees to fight to save our pensions. Meet the Teamsters who are stepping up to the plate and find out how you can help defend your retirement."
Michael Savwoir, Local 41, St. Louis
An Educated Teamster is a Strong Teamster
"TDU provides the best union education hands down. I came to the Convention frustrated with how weak my local was becoming. I left with tools I could immediately put to work to start to turn things around."
Stephen Mohan, Local 584, New York
The Convention will begin on Friday at 1PM and end Sunday at 3:30PM.
All events will be held at the Chicago Holiday Inn O'Hare (5615 North Cumberland Avenue).
All rooms must be reserved directly through TDU.
Call TDU at (313) 842-2600 or use the link below to register today.