With the support of the Finnish Ministry of Social Affairs and Health and the European Commission
Väestöliitto, the Family Federation of Finland and COFACE, the Confederation of Family Organisations in the European Union are organizing the European Employers’ Forum for Work Life Balance on September 8-9 in Helsinki.The conference will take place at the prestigious Säätytal (The House of the Estates).
You are also kindly invited to a pre-conference on the 8th September, organised by Väestöliitto, to showcase Finnish examples, as well as to a get-together party at 6pm on the 8th September at the premises of Väestöliitto.
The European Employers’ Forum will bring together employers from the private, public and third sectors to discuss family friendly workplace measures for offering a better work-life balance for their employees. The core focus of the Forum will be on sharing knowledge, developing good practices and identifying ways to take action and drive change on work-life balance strategies as well as programmes.
The Forum will specifically feature work-life balance measures that have already demonstrated concrete outcomes in increasing company productivity, employee satisfaction, responsibility and gender equality.
Experts and representatives of social partners, European and national level decision makers, scientists and researchers will lead the debate in each conference sessions. These debates will be preceded by keynote contributions and followed by the intervention of discussants and, of course, participants. Each session of the conference will be lead by a moderator who facilitate the discourse and debate.
The Forum will also explore the following policy areas: parental leave, company childcare, care services, family friendly working hours, work and care, sustainable work practices, fatherhood at working places, workplace options, job-sharing etc.
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