XV Global Labour University Conference, “Building a Post-Pandemic World of Work with Social Justice”, to go virtual

We are excited to announce the launch of the website for the XV Global Labour University Conference, “Building a Post-Pandemic World of Work with Social Justice.”

Visit the site here:

On the website you will find the programs for the opening and closing day plenary sessions (March 30 and April 5) and for the breakout sessions (March 31, April 1, April 4).

All times indicated in the program correspond to Central European Summer Time [CEST].

Our deepest appreciation to the FES for their excellent work in putting together the conference website!

Registration is mandatory

To participate in the conference, it is necessary to follow a two-step process. The first step involves creating a MyFES account. Next, you will need to register for the conference. The Zoom links and the corresponding dial-in data/passwords for the conference will be available in the Program and Breakout Sessions sections of the website in good time. The Plenary Sessions on March 30 and April 5 also will be available via a public LIVESTREAM on the website. 

To register, go to:

For presenters, we will soon have a link on the website where you can upload your papers and/or presentation slides. Uploading such material is optional.

We look forward to seeing you soon virtually!

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