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The Future of Work – a conversation with Commissioner Schmit

EU Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights Nicolas Schmit joins Bruegel for a conversation around the future of work.

Date: May 25, 2021, 2:00 pm Topic: Digital economy and innovation

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Bruegel · The Future of Work – a conversation with Commissioner Schmit

EU Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights Nicolas Schmit joined Bruegel for a conversation around the future of work. Commissioner Schmit in particular focussed on the steps that the European Commission intends to undertake to address challenges related to working conditions in the platform economy. After his initial remarks, Commissioner Schmit engaged in a conversation with Bruegel Senior Fellow Mario Mariniello and welcomed questions from the audience.

This event was produced within the project “Future of Work and Inclusive Growth in Europe“, with the support of the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth.

Schedule

May 25, 2021

14:00-14:15

Welcome and Commissioner's introductory remarks

14:15-14:30

Fireside chat

Mario Mariniello, Senior fellow

Nicolas Schmit, European Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights

14:30-14:45

Questions from the audience

Speakers

Mario Mariniello

Senior fellow

Nicolas Schmit

European Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Katja Knezevic

[email protected]

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