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94th Annual General Meeting (2013)

2013 AGM

  • Opening of the 94th Annual General Meeting
  • 08-NOV-2013 10:46 AM
  • As 423 delegates took their seats in the ballroom of the Delta Ottawa City Centre, the Town Crier announced the opening of the 94th Annual General Meeting of the Professional Institute at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, November 8, 2013.
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  • President Corbett Delivers the Opening Address
  • 09-NOV-2013 08:53 AM
  • President Gary Corbett delivered the opening address at the Annual General Meeting. We are living through a critical time – a critical time for the Institute, a critical time for our members, and, yes, a critical time for all Canadians.
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  • Better Together Initiative Launch at the Annual General Meeting
  • 09-NOV-2013 01:47 PM
  • President Corbett introduced the Institute’s newest membership engagement initiative – Better Together. It reflects Canadians’ growing support for professional public services and opposes the government’s continuing cuts to jobs, programs and services.
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  • In Memoriam: Leslie W.C.S. Barnes
  • 09-NOV-2013 02:00 PM
  • It is with great sadness that the Institute learned that Leslie Barnes passed away on November 4, 2013. He served as President of PIPSC in 1962-63 and subsequently as Executive Director.
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  • Masochists at Dawn (MAD) Dash
  • 09-NOV-2013 02:20 PM
  • Members were encouraged to participate in the MAD Dash early Saturday morning by two PIPSC Board members: Bonnie Pratt, Chair of the Committee on Human Rights in the Workplace and Director of the Prairie/NWT Region, and Brian Thompson, Director of the Atlantic Region.
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  • Institute Awards
  • 09-NOV-2013 05:44 PM
  • President Gary Corbett presented awards to deserving Institute members for their exemplary and inspiring leadership.
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  • Press Release - Public Service Professionals will Defend Rights and Services
  • 09-NOV-2013 06:05 PM
  • More than 400 delegates representing 55,000 federal government scientists and other professionals today voted overwhelmingly to call on their union, the Professional Institute of the Public Service (PIPSC) to “apply all necessary resources to defend public services for all Canadians and collective bargaining rights for the professional public servants who deliver them.”
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  • Closing Remarks
  • 09-NOV-2013 05:45 PM
  • President Corbett thanked the delegates for their participation at the 94th Annual General Meeting, the supreme governing body of the Institute.
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  • 2012 Annual Report (PDF)
  • 05-NOV-2013 08:26 AM
  • I am pleased to present the Annual Report of the Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada covering the Institute’s fiscal year, January 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012. Despite challenging times, the Professional Institute made substantial progress toward its objectives in 2012.
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  • AGM Resolutions
  • 08-OCT-2013 10:00 AM
  • Please note that the 2013 AGM resolutions and proposed By-Law amendments are now posted to the Web site.
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Location and Dates

Delta City Centre (Ottawa)

November 8-9, 2013