Agenda

Monday, April 29

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm – *WEBINAR* 
Guide to Building Trades Recovery Week
IBEW Local 103 – 256 Freeport St., Dorchester

4:00 pm: Registration and networking
4:30 pm: Introductory remarks

  • Thomas S. Gunning, III, Director of Labor Relations for the Building Trades Employers’ Association
  • Frank Callahan, President, Massachusetts Building Trades Council

5:00 pm: Speaking program begins

  • John Christian, CEO, Modern Assistance Program
  • Dr. Gregory Acampora, MD, Mass General/Harvard Center for Addiction Medicine

6:00 pm: Boston Mayor Marty Walsh 

6:30 pm: Keynote Address

  • Chris Herren,
    Native son, Former Boston Celtic, BC Eagle, focus of Emmy-nominated 30for30 episode “Unguarded”, discussing his experience as an elite athlete in recovery.
 

Tuesday, April 30

 Boston Marriott Quincy, 1000 Marriott Dr., Quincy
8:00 am – 10:00 am –
Reasonable Suspicion Training with Contractors Risk Management

Wednesday, May 1

Boston Marriott Quincy, 1000 Marriott Dr., Quincy
8:00 am – 10:00 am – 
Reasonable Suspicion Training with Contractors Risk Management 
10:30 am – 11:30 am – 
How Addiction Works in the Brain with Modern Assistance
11:30 pm – 12:30 pm – LUNCH PROVIDED
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm – 
Mental Health: Eliminating the Stigma
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm –
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm – 
Peer to Peer: Support Programs in the Building Trades
 

Thursday, May 2

IBEW Local 103 – 256 Freeport St., Dorchester
3:30 pm – 6:30 pm – 
Recovery on a National Level
  • Congressman Stephen Lynch
  • John McGahan, Gavin Foundation
  • Jim Wahlberg, Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation and Wahl Street Productions 
  • Timothy Irving, OSHA/United States Department of Labor
 

Friday, May 3

10:00 am – 11:00 am – *Webinar*
How Addiction Works in the Brain with Modern Assistance
11:30 am – 11:32 am – 
150 Second Stand Down for Recovery