Supporting labour market developments: how to maintain employability, boost productivity and develop skills, especially in SMEs, in the context of the European Year of Skills 2023 , with Stefano Scarpetta, Director for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs - OECD, Marianna Panebarco, Vice-president of SMEunited and of CNA Nazionale, Italy and Juan Antonio Pedreño, President of Social Economy Europe
The European Neighbourhood Policy – the Belarusian way, with Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, Leader of the Belarusian democratic movement
European Union's responses to (geo-) political challenges in 2023 – the perspective of the European Parliament, with Roberta Metsola, President of the European Parliament, on Wednesday 25 January 2023 at 11 a.m.
Priorities of the Swedish Presidency of the Council of the European Union with Jessika Roswall, Minister for EU Affairs, Sweden, on Wednesday 25 January 2023 at 11.45 a.m.
30 years of the Single Market, our greatest success but also the biggest challenge for the next generation!, with Margrethe Vestager, Executive Vice-President of the European Commission, on Tuesday 24 January 2023 at 5.30 p.m.
Digital rights and principles, with Professor Andrea RENDA, Senior Research Fellow and Head of Global Governance, Regulation, Innovation and the Digital Economy at the Centre for European Policy Studies;
The results and the follow-up of the Conference on the Future of Europe, with Dubravka ŠUICA, Vice-President of the European Commission for Democracy and Demography;
The situation in Ukraine and the adoption of the EESC resolution "Ukraine – from relief to reconstruction – proposals by European civil society", with H. E. Ambassador Vsevolod CHENTSOV, Head of the Ukrainian Mission to the European Union, Marta BARANDIY, representing Promote Ukraine, and Mariya KOROLCHUK, representing the Community Organised Relief Effort (CORE) and Funky Citizens.
Debate on Securing Media Freedom and Diversity in Europe with Ricardo Gutiérrez, Secretary-General of the European Federation of Journalists and Julie Majerczak, Head of Brussels Office of Reporters without Borders,
Debate on the Cohesion policy with Elisa Ferreira, Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms,
Save-the-date: The annual meeting of presidents and secretaries-general of the national ESCs of the EU and the EESC
Presentation of the Priorities of the Slovenian Presidency (linked to opinion SOC/684) by Anže Logar, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia
Debate on "A post-Covid economy that works for all - Towards a well-being economy?" with Tim Jackson, economist; Fabrice Murtin, economist; Sandrine Dixson-Declève, co-president of the Club of Rome; and James Watson, ECON Director at Business Europe
Debate on "Artificial Intelligence and Real Values: Our Digital Future" (linked to opinions INT/933, INT/942 and INT/943) with Jayant Narayan, who is managing the World Economic Forum’s Global AI Action Alliance