Maison Irène & Frédéric Joliot-Curie (Rue du Trône 100, 1050 - Bruxelles, Belgique)

Vers un marché unique des compétences ? Le rôle des établissements d'enseignement supérieur en Europe

To mark the European Year of Skills, the Conference of Deans of French Schools of Engineering (CDEFI) and France Universités are holding a conference on 30 November 2023 entitled “Towards an EU single market for skills? The role of higher education institutions” in their Brussels premises at the Maison Irène et Frédéric Joliot-Curie.

The speakers include members from the DG EMPL, DG INTPA, DG DEFIS, French Ministry of Employment, Permanent Representation of France to the EU, European organisations and industries, universities, schools and European university alliances.


Closing date: 17 November 2023
Due to limited capacity, organisers may close registrations prematurely


09:00 – Welcome coffee and tea
09.30 – Opening remarks by Presidents of CDEFI and France Universités
10:00 – Session #1: Mapping the new skills needs – perspectives from the European Commission and France
11.00 – Round table #1: Skills on the move: the impact of apprenticeship and internship in training programmes
12.30 – Networking lunch
14:00 – Roundtable #2: Attracting new talents in the digital and critical technologies sectors
15:45 – Concluding remarks by Cyril Piquemal, Deputy Permanent Representative of France to the European Union