Webinar, Thursday, 4 March 2021, 09:00 - 12:00 (CET)
AI could complement the productivity, value and skill of human workers, and relieve them from tedious and dangerous tasks. But this will not happen automatically. In fact, till now, the computer revolution has seen a decline in bargaining power of labour, increasing job precariousness, and pressure on labour and fundamental rights, from collective bargaining, to data protection and fair treatment in the workplace.
The first panel looked at the bigger picture. How can the EU ensure that AI will complement human labour, and avoid aggravating inequalities (regional, skills-biased, income)? What role can collective bargaining and social partners play? To what extent should regulation of AI address these issues?
The second panel looked at AI in the workplace. With the covid-19 pandemic, the use of algorithmic management and digital surveillance of workers is accelerating. What are the risks, in terms of worker autonomy, equal treatment and collective rights? What policies do we need to accompany this transition?
Online conference, Tuesday, 30 November 2021, 16:00-17:45 CET via Zoom
Ahead of the publication of the European Commission’s proposal on individual learning accounts on the 8th December, we aim to feed the discussions on these schemes and highlight the... learn more
Hybrid conference, Wednesday, 1 December 2021, 14:00 - 16:00
SOLIDAR and Foundation for European Progressive Studies – FEPS jointly organise their 2021 European Conference titled "BUILDING BACK BETT... learn more
Friday, 3 December 2021
The Let me say this project is about storytelling. Progressive activists and change makers all over the world backed by the network of FEPS and Foundation Max Van der Stoel will be featured in a monthly video and live 30 minutes interview.<... learn more