The 2018 European Semester: Inclusive Growth and Social Fairness for Ireland and Europe

IIEA16th May 20182min
The theme of the seminar is The 2018 European Semester: Inclusive Growth and Fairness for Ireland and Europe.

Seminar on Inclusive Growth and Social Fairness for Ireland and Europe focusing on the EU’s Country Specific Recommendations for Ireland.

This joint European Commission and IIEA event will take place at 12.30p.m. on Friday, 1 June 2018 at Chartered Accountants House, 47-49 Pearse Street, Dublin 2.

Please note the out-of-house venue for the event.

 

The European Commission is due to issue the 2018 Country Specific Recommendations (CSRs) on the 23rd of May. This timely seminar, which takes place on 1 June, provides an opportunity to discuss the CSRs for Ireland and Europe in the context of an increased focus on social issues, and on ensuring that economic growth is inclusive and benefits all members of society.

 

About the Speakers:

Regina Doherty, Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection, and Joost Korte, Director General of DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion at the European Commission, will deliver the keynote addresses at the Seminar

A panel discussion will follow, featuring Marie Sherlock, Chief Economist at SIPTU and Tony Donohoe, Head of Education and Social Policy at Ibec. Dan O’Brien, Chief Economist at the IIEA, will chair the event and Q&A session.

The programme can be downloaded in PDF format here.

The event will take place at Chartered Accountants House, 47-49 Pearse Street in Dublin 2. Tea, coffee and light refreshments will be available from 12.30 p.m. The seminar will start at 1.00p.m. and finish at 2.30 p.m.

The event is free of charge, however prior registration is required.

To register, please contact [email protected] stating you wish to attend the “CSR Seminar” in the subject line of your email or by phone on +353-1-8746756.