convenor

(redirected from convener)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

convenor

a senior SHOP STEWARD responsible, in negotiations and discussions with management, for representing the views and policies of the shop stewards' committee in a workplace.
References in periodicals archive ?
The replacement convener will be able to run the shop from afar.
The convener said that metres should be installed and it should be checked that how many units were being consumed by the street lights.
However, on Thursday, convener John Wheeler told Mr Delaney, who did have the backing of the required number of councillors, the agenda item would not be heard at full council and said the item had been debated at length.
He further informed that party secretary PT Tufail will work as acting convener of the Kerala unit until a suitable candidate is appointed by the party.
A statement issued by the provincial election convener said 435 out of 612 members attended the meeting at the new venue and unanimously elected Maulana Abdul Rahim district emir and Samiullah Mujahid general secretary for the next term.
He informed court that MQM-P and MQM was one party and for its convener ship documents of Nadeem Nusrat were submitted.
But, he was informed that Khalid Maqbool is party convener now, he added.
Sattar had approached the IHC against the election commission decision removing him as party convener in March this year.
"Our tennis convener Clare Woodward came up with the idea of having a challenge match on the neutral ground of the Padel Court.
The club held its AGM last month when the following committee was elected: chairman, Chalmers Porteous; vicechairman, John McCulloch; secretary, Katie Sproat; assistant secretary, Holly Dyer; treasurer, Angus Milby; assistant treasurer, Kirsty Yates; sports conveners, Tom MacTaggart and Megan Forsyth; tea convener, Kirsty Yates; stock convener, John McCulloch; public relations convener, Rebecca MacTaggart; concert and talent spot conveners, Sophie Kirkwood and Rachel Young; handicrafts convener, Kirsty McMath.
Summary: Decision to remove him as convener 'unjustified, illegal and unconstitutional', MQM-P politician says