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Conference "Modernisation of the Professional Qualifications Directive: safe mobility"

The Conference will provide participants with the opportunity to discuss the changes introduced by the modernisation of the Professional Qualifications Directive.

This high-level event follows the formal adoption of the amending Directive by the European Parliament on 9 October 2013 and the Council on 15 November 2013, and its publication on 28 December 2013. The new Directive will enter into force on 17 January 2014, 20 days after its publication.

The Conference will address the following issues in panel discussions:

  • Facilitating mobility: The European Professional Card
  • Reinforcing safeguards for citizens and patients: The Alert mechanism and knowledge of languages
  • Facilitating qualifications: Recognition of traineeships and the importance of diversity in education systems
  • Simplification: Common Training Principles

We welcome attendance from a broad range of stakeholders, including professionals, representatives of national competent authorities, of professional organisations and associations at national and EU level, trade unions and employers associations, academics, etc.

Please note that registration to this conference is now closed.

When?
12.02.2014
Where?
Room Alcide de Gasperi
Charlemagne building
Rue de la Loi 170
1000 Brussels
– Belgium –

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Date:
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12.02.2014
Location:
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Room Alcide de Gasperi
Charlemagne building
Rue de la Loi 170
1000 Brussels
– Belgium –