573rd Plenary session, with the following guests and debates:
- Renewed cooperation agreement between the European Commission and the European Economic and Social Committee, and the European Commission work programme 2023, with Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission for Interinstitutional Relations and Foresight, on Thursday 27 October at 9.30 a.m.
- Improving women's participation in jobs and entrepreneurship: gender and intersectionality issues, linked to Gender Equality Week at the European Parliament and the adoption of SOC/724 opinion on Improving equality in the EU and the SOC/730 opinion on Family caring for people with disabilities and older persons, with Evelyn Regner, Vice-President of the European Parliament, on Wednesday 26 October at 5 p.m.
- A strategic vision on energy transition to enable the EU strategic autonomy, linked to the adoption of the TEN/770 opinion, with Prof. Leonardo Meeus, on Wednesday 26 October at 3.45 p.m.
- Resolution on Jointly tackling an existential threat: social partners and civil society for implementation of ambitious climate action with Pegah Moulana, Advocacy Coordinator at Youth and Environment Europe, on Wednesday 26 October at 6.30 p.m. (subject to the approval of the EESC Bureau)