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The Future of Jobs:

5 trends that will shape Latvia


February 17, 2021 1pm - 6pm (EET)


About the conference


What does the future of work look like?


The International Conference "The Future of Jobs in Latvia" is supported by the Chancery of the President of Latvia, Swedbank Latvija, ERDA consulting firm, and lead technological partner Tet. The State Employment Agency will also participate in the event, with the goal of assembling global executives, policymakers and researchers to explore and discuss the main local and global trends affecting the future of employment, including strategic workforce planning, policy priorities, skills development, social inclusion and other issues.



Setting the scene
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13:05 - 13:15

The President of Latvia

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13:15 - 13:25

Chair of the European Network of Public Employment Services, Head of the Austrian Public Employment Service

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13:25 - 13:40

Director of the State Employment Agency of Latvia

Global & EU perspective
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13:50 - 14:10

European Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights

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14:10 - 14:30

Insights Lead, Centre for the New Economy and Society at the World Economic Forum: presentation on the Future of Jobs 2020 report

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14:30 - 14:45

Senior Economist at the OECD


15:00 - 15:15

Director General of the Danish Agency for Labour Market and Recruitment

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14:45 - 15:00

Senior Project Manager at the OECD

Deep dive: digital skills
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15:25 - 15:45

Head of Marketing Strategy & Operations, Google CEE

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16:05 - 16:25

Director of the Luxembourg Employment Agency

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16:45 - 17:05

Head of Cognizant‘s Future of Work Centre

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15:45 - 16:05

Director General at the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment in Finland, Department of Regions and Growth Services


16:25 - 16:45

Professor of Computer Science at Stanford University

Local perspective
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17:05 - 17:25

Member of The Council of the Bank of Latvia: Macro view on the labour market

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17:45 - 18:05

Associate Professor of the Stockholm School of Economics Riga

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17:25 - 17:45

Head of Talent & Leadership at Swedbank Group

Moderated by
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Associate Professor of Comparative Politics at the University of Latvia




With the right skills and mindset, there will be enough jobs in the future.

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ESF Project Nr. "Operation of EURES network in Latvia "

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