Programme

Photo: Folio

Social Summit for Fair Jobs and Growth, 17 November 2017

From 8.00 Arrival and doorstep

Arrival of Heads of States and Governments, leaders of EU institutions and all other invited participants.

09.30–09.45 Welcoming remarks

Welcoming remarks by Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.

Moderator: Ann Mettler

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09.45–10.10 Introductory session

Panel with stakeholders to set the scene and create a joint basis for discussions.

Moderator: Ann Mettler

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10.10–10.30 Coffee break

10.30–12.30 Working sessions on how to promote fair jobs and growth in the future

Three parallel working sessions. Interactive in- the-round discussions with a moderator in the middle surrounded by all participants.

EU facts and trends: a brief selection (pdf)

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About the Moderators

12.35–13.00 Closing remarks, signing ceremony of the European Pillar of Social Rights, group photo

Brief closing remarks by Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. Followed by a ceremony for the signing of the European Pillar of Social Rights by President Juncker, President Tajani and Prime Minister Ratas.

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13.15–15.15 Lunch

President of the European Council to chair a working lunch for the leaders of the EU Member States and the Presidents of the European Commission and the European Parliament. All other delegates are invited to an informal lunch.

15.30 Press conference and exit doorstep

Press conference with Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council President Donald Tusk.

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Exit doorstep opportunity for Heads of State or Government.