Friday - October 27, 2023
9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Massachusetts Municipal Human Resources will hold its annual Labor Relations Seminar on Oct. 27 at the Devens Commons Center in Devens.

The conference will open with a keynote session on diversity, equity and inclusion.

MMHR Vice Chair Dolores Hamilton, the assistant town administrator in Stow, will then present the 2023 Emil S. Skop Award for excellence in municipal human resources management.

The morning will conclude with an update from MMA Legislative Director Dave Koffman and a labor law update from attorney Melissa Murray of Norris, Murray & Peloquin.

The afternoon will feature three concurrent sessions covering post-COVID Americans with Disabilities Act accommodations and compliance; developing an effective working relationship with an insurance advisory committee; and crafting contract language for improved employee recruitment and retention.

The seminar will be held at the Devens Common Center, 31 Andrews Parkway in Devens.

Registration and a networking breakfast will begin at 8:30 a.m. The program will start at 9:30 a.m. and conclude at 3:30 p.m. Lunch will be served.

The registration fee is $90 for members and $110 for nonmembers.

More information, including the agenda and registration link, will be posted and emailed to MMHR members in the coming weeks.

Devens Common Center, Devens

MMA Member Program Coordinator Anneke Craig,