WE-TRANSFORM Stakeholder Workshop

4th Stakeholder Forum Workshop Societal and Legal Implications on Workforce from the Automation and Digitalization of Transport

The 4th WE-TRANSFORM Stakeholder Forum Workshop, titled Societal and Legal Implications on Workforce from the Automation and Digitalization of Transport, will take place on 19 January 2023 in Brussels.

The workshop will inform on the EU H2020 project WE-TRANSFORM progress to date and include three topics for discussion and co-creation, namely:

  • (1) the legal perspective of the expected impacts;
  • (2) scenarios for the workforce transformation and preparation for the automation transition; and
  • (3) implications and solutions for the agenda policy actions.

Find out more about the draft Agenda

  • 10:00     Opening by the European Commission
  • 10:15     Presentation of WE-TRANSFORM project: where we are
  • 10:30     The legal implications of automation and digitalization on the workforce
                     Introduction to the breakout session
  • 10:45     Discussion in smaller groups
  • 12:15     Lunch break
  • 13:30     Shaping the future transformation of the workforce in transport digitalization and automation: the scenarios.
                    Introduction to the breakout session
  • 13:45     Discussion in smaller groups
  • 15:15     Coffee break
  • 15:30     The policy agenda to deal with the impacts of digitalization and automation on the workforce
                    Introduction to the breakout session
  • 15:45     Discussion in smaller groups
  • 17:15     Conclusions & next steps
  • 17:30     Workshop end

Policymakers, workforce organisations, trade unions, and transport operators across all transport modes are invited to participate, likewise representatives from other sectors to join the discussion, such as banking or tourism, forerunners in the digital transition.

Interested? You can register here.