THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION AND ITS IMPACT ON THE FUTURE OF MANKIND

PROGRAM

WEDNESDAY 6 March

  Participant welcome and set up
19h00 Welcome Coctail Reception

THURSDAY 7 March

8h30 Welcome and registration of participants
9h00

Opening ceremony

  • The Prime Minister of Curaçao, His Excellency Mr. Eugene Rhuggenaath
  • The acting President of the ESC of Curaçao, the Honorable Mr. John Jacobs
  • The President of AICESIS, the Honorable Mr. Iacob Baciu
9h30 Family photo

9h40

Board

  • Adoption of the agenda
9h45

AICESIS bodies renewal for 2019 – 2021 (President, DSG, Board)

10h05

Seminar of the Future of AICESIS
11h05

Partnerships / working groups with the ILO and UN ECOSOC

11h25

AICESIS memberships
11h45

Communication – Marketing

12h15

AICESIS website
12h30

Lunch

14h00

AICESIS virtual office
14h45

Discussion on the report on the main working topic for 2017-2019

15h45

Miscellaneous

  • The case of the Brazilian ESDC
  • Date and place of the 2019 GA
  • 2019 Asia Social Dialogue Forum
  • AICESIS visual identity
  • Cooperation agreement with Argentina on the possibilities of an ESC establishment
16h00

Summary of decisions and adoption

16h30

Closing speech by the President of AICESIS

16h45

End of works of the Board

20h00

Gala dinner

FRIDAY 8 March

  Program Workshop
The ESC-SIs best practices: Digital revolution

9h00

Welcome and registration

9h30

Opening session
Acting President of the ESC of Curacao, the Honorable Mr. John Jacobs
President of AICESIS, the Honorable Mr. Iacob Baciu

10h15

Frame Speech Digital Government Transformation towards a Smart Nation’

Speaker:

The Minister of Finance and Economic Development, His Excellency Mr. Kenneth Gijsbertha

10h45

Session 1 : Summary and update of information and criteria discussed in previous workshops and seminars

Speaker:

The Secretary General of AICESIS, the Honorable Mr. Francisco Gonzalez de Lena

11h15

Presentation by the various ESC’s/SI on actions that they have undertaken with regards to the main theme ‘Digital Revolution’

Moderator: France
Debates and Discussions
12h00

Lunch

13h30

Session 2 : Evaluation of public policies and actions formulated by the social partners to further promote the development and transitions to a Digital Economy
Moderator:

Curaçao
Presentation of actions undertaken by the ESC’s-SI
Debates and Discussions

14h45

Session 3 : Contribution of the Digital Economy to economic and social development, particularly in the case of emerging economies
Moderator:

Russia
Presentation of actions undertaken by the ESC’s-SI
Debates and Discussions

16h00

Session 4 : Analysis of social and employment aspects of the digital economy: Changes in work forms (digital platforms) & Opportunities to promote women’s work and equality
Moderator:

Uruguay
Presentation of actions undertaken by the ESC’s-SI
Debates and Discussions

17h15

Conclusions and future proposals: how to proceed with the exchange of experiences?
Speaker:

AICESIS General Rapporteur
Comments, proposals and debate

17h45

Closing remarks
Acting President of the ESC of Curaçao, the Honorable Mr. John Jacobs
The President of AICESIS, the Honorable Mr. Iacob Baciu

18h00

End of works

18h15

Press Conference

Please note that this program is subject to change