Events > CEEP: Public Services Summit 2019

Event Details:

  • 12th December 2019
  • 09:00 - 17:00
  • Brussels, Belgium
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CEEP: Public Services Summit 2019

The European Centre of Employers and Enterprises providing Public Services (CEEP) is holding on 12 December 2019 the fourth edition of the Public Services Summit, a whole-day event aimed at exchanging on the key contribution of public services and services of general interest to the European Social Model. Balancing panel sessions and exchanges with participants, the PSS 2019 will be an interactive and stimulant discussion, whose success will depend on your active participation.

Draft Agenda:

09.00-09.30: REGISTRATION AND WELCOME

09.30-10.00: OPENING – WELCOME ADDRESSES

  • Rainer PLASSMANN, President, CEEP
  • Karl-Heinz LAMBERTZ, President, European Committee of the Regions

10.00-11.00: A FAIR, COMPETITIVE AND SUSTAINABLE SOCIAL PARTNERSHIP

Keynote opening by Nicolas SCHMIT, European Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights (TBC)

Panel discussion with:

  • Katrin LANGENSIEPEN (DE, Greens), vice-chair of EMPL, European Parliament
  • Luca VISENTINI, General Secretary, European Trade Union Confederation
  • Milena ANGELOVA, Vice-president, CEEP

11.00-11.30: Coffee break

11.30-12.30: PUBLIC SERVICES AND SGI FOR A GREEN DEAL

Keynote opening by Frans TIMMERMANS, European Commission Executive Vice-President for a European Green Deal (TBC)

Panel discussion with:

  • Tomislav ĆORIĆ, Minister of the Environmental Protection and Energy, Croatia (TBC)
  • Pascal CANFIN(FR, RENEW), chair of ENVI, European Parliament (TBC)
  • Filippo BRANDOLINI, Vice-president, CEEP

12.30-14.00: Lunch break

14.00-15.00: PUBLIC SERVICES, SGIs AND THE EU INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY

Keynote opening by Margrethe VESTAGER, European Commission Executive VP for an EU Fit for the Digital Age (TBC)

Panel discussion with:

  • Darko HORVAT, Minister of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts, Croatia (TBC)
  • Anna CAVAZZINI (DE, Greens), vice-chair of the intergroup on Public Services and SGIs, European Parliament
  • Luca JAHIER, President, European Economic and Social Committee

15.00-15.30: Coffee break

15.30-16.30: THE STATE OF DEMOCRACY IN EUROPE

Panel discussion with:

  • Jacek KRAWCZYK, President of the Employers’ Group, EESC
  • Petros FASSOULAS, General Secretary, European Movement International
  • Stephen CLARKE, Director, European Parliament (TBC)

16.30-17.00: CONCLUSIONS

 

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