Hybrid event via Interactio, online platform and in JDE62, EESC

Monday, 31 October 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 13:00 p.m.

09:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. | Log on to platform / Interactio testing

10:00 a.m. - 10:05 a.m. | Introduction by Laurentiu Plosceanu, President of the study group

10:05 a.m. - 10:10 a.m. | Opening remarks by Ellen Nygren, Rapporteur of the EESC opinion

10:10 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. | Panel 1: General overview of the package by institutional stakeholders

Moderated by: Patryk Miernowski, Member of the Study Group

Keynote speaker:  Bengt Järvholm, Professor at the Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, University of Umeå

Interventions by:

  • Charlotte Grevfors Ernoult, Head of the Health and safety at work Unit, European Commission
  • Elke Schneider, Senior OSH Adviser, European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU OSHA)
  • Enrico Gibellieri, Rapporteur for the EESC opinion CCMI/166 Working with asbestos in energy renovation

Q & A

11:15 a.m. - 11:35 a.m. | Break

11:35 a.m. - 12:50 p.m. | Panel 2: the package from the perspective of social partners, civil society organisations and academia

Moderated by: Vladimír Báleš, Member of the Study Group

Keynote speaker:  Jukka Takala, Adjunct Professor, Tampere University

Interventions by:

  • Ignacio Doreste, Senior Advisor, European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC)
  • Kathi Apostolidis, Past President and Scientific Committee Chair, European Cancer Patients Coalition
  • Tony Musu, Senior Researcher, European Trade Union Institute (ETUI) (tbc)
  • Maxime Cerutti, Director for Social Affairs, Business Europe
  • Rolf Gehring, Political Secretary Wood and OSH, European Federation of Building and Woodworkers (EFBWW)

Q & A

12:50 p.m. - 12:55 p.m. | Conclusions by Ellen Nygren, rapporteur of the EESC opinion

12:55 p.m. - 13:00 p.m. | Closing remarks by Laurentiu Plosceanu, President of the study group

Participants can speak English, French, Swedish, Hungarian, Lithuanian, Slovak and Romanian and listen to English, French, Swedish, Hungarian and Romanian.