The agenda items include the joint EMPL-TRAN Hearing: Working conditions of mobile workers in transport.
The Amendments 1-426 are now available.
Amendments 1 – 380 and 381 – 513 are now available.
Agenda items on the 3rd May include a vote on the adoption of an opinion in letter form on the EGF application by Nokia Network Systems.
“7 EMPL Members will travel to Washington D.C. from 18-21.4.2017. The main purpose will be to follow up issues raised at the “EMPL Working Group on Labour market impacts of digitalisation, robotics and artificial intelligence”, especially as regards consequences for employment and social protection and to monitor developments in the US relating to the remit of EMPL. Furthermore it is planned to meet government representatives,social partners,stakeholders and representatives of the World Bank.”
“The mission of this Working group on digitalisation, robotics and artificial intelligence is to stimulate the reflection of Members on these issues by facilitating specific information, providing exchange of views with experts and enabling Members to conduct an in-depth analysis of the challenges and prospects at stake. The challenge is to gather evidence how new technologies transform job profiles and affect the labour market on the whole and to explore how those trends may be influenced. ”
The committee will vote on the adoption of draft opinions on the European Agenda for collaborative economy and digitising European industry.