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Single Market, Equal Rights? Cardiff event

UK perspectives on EU employment and social law

Date: Friday 11th May 2012, 6pm-7.30pm

Venue: Hilton Cardiff, Kingsway, Cardiff, CF10 3HH

The FPC, EC and TUC's 'Single Market, Equal Rights?' Cardiff seminar will bring together a range of different British perspectives on the EU's role in employment and social law. The event will look at the current state of the debate in Brussels on employment and social rights, take the political temperature in the UK around the issue and set out the benefits and challenges for workers, businesses and the country.

Our panel will comprise:

  • Kay Swinburne MEP, (Conservative)
  • Derek Vaughan MEP, (Labour)
  • Dr Nick Parsons, School of European Literature, Translation and Politics (EUROP), Cardiff University
  • Emma Watkins, Regional Director, CBI Wales

Chair: Owen Tudor, Head of European Union and International Relations, TUC

The event is free and open to all.

Please contact to RSVP for this event

Download Cardiff event invitation (180 kilobyte PDF)