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Public Hearing - Brussels, Belgium


Interpretation: Speak in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Polish and Romanian / Listen to English, French, Italian, Polish and Spanish

9:00 | Registration

9:30 | Introduction to the debate and preliminary ideas

  • Luca Jahier, EESC rapporteur
  • Georgios Dassis, EESC co-rapporteur
  • Henri Malosse, EESC co-rapporteur

10:00 | The Social Dimension of EMU - views from the Social Partners and Civil Society

  • Nils Trampe, Chair of industrial relations working group, BUSINESSEUROPE
  • Jean-Claude Daoust, Owner, Daoust
  • Liliane Volozinskis, Director for Social Affairs and Training Policy, UEAPME
  • Józef Niemiec, Deputy General Secretary, ETUC
  • Pierre Baussand, Director of the Social Platform
  • Javier Güemes, Deputy Director, European Disability Forum
  • Giuseppe Porcaro, Director, European Youth Forum
  • Emmanuel Jahan, CEEP France (Air France KLM Social Affairs representative to the European Institutions)

General Debate

11:30 | The Social Dimension of EMU from the EU and international perspective

  • Detlef Eckert, Director, Europe 2020 : Employment policies, European Commission
  • Juan Menéndez-Valdés, Director of Eurofound
  • Rudi Delarue, Director of the ILO Office for the EU and Benelux

General Debate

12:30 | Conclusions

  • Luca Jahier, EESC rapporteur