General introduction on economic and social value of European Liberal Professions – Where do we stand?


  • Economic figures (including gender and age)
  • Position of Liberal Professions in society
  • Regulated and non-regulated status
  • Status of organisation
  • Self-governing


TOPIC 1 - Do we have a joint European understanding of liberal professionalism?


  • Joint legal definition
  • Joint understanding or a discussion in European organisations
  • Joint position about core values, ethics, forms of execution (professional partnerships), stock shares, personal ownership


TOPIC 2 - The personal, social and economic situation of Liberal Professions in Europe?


  • Figures
  • Economic contribution of the liberal professions to the EU GDP
  • Basis of income
  • Integrated welfare
  • Next generation