18.02.2021 SEIG Public Hearing on Skills and digitalisation
February 18 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Social Economy Intergroup Public Hearing on Skills and Digitalisation: Investing in the Social Economy as tomorrow’s economy will be held on the 18 February 2021 from 11.00 – 13.00h, as a zoom webinar.
This online event will discuss the importance of investing in the upskilling and reskilling of social economy entrepreneurs and employees as drivers of sustainable development and fair transitions. This will involve discussion on areas such as Cooperative Digital Economy Platforms, a new vision for the caring economy, the digitalisation of the Healthcare Mutuals sector and many more; as well as give the important perspectives of important MEPs and Commission officials.
Important speakers at the event include: Nicolas Schmit, Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights , Juan Antonio Pedreño, President of SEE, Patrizia Toia MEP, Sven Giegold, MEP, Giuseppe Guerini, President of CECOP, Laura Peracaula, Co-Director General of Suara Cooperativa – A new vision for a quality and fair caring economy, Sibylle Reichert, Executive Director of AIM (International Association of Mutual Benefit Societies), Patrizia Bussi, Director of ENSIE (European Network of Social Integration Enterprises) and Jordi Cañas MEP and Lina Gálvez, MEP.