For Information : ETUC Mid-Term Conference 2017 Speeches

Brussels, 16 June 2017. 


Please find below some of the speeches given on the first and second days of the ETUC Mid-Term Conference held in Rome from 29 to 31 May, 2017. 


29 May 2017 - Opening Event: ETUC Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the Treaty of Rome

Introduction by Luca Visentini, General Secretary, ETUC, here.

Commissioner Marianne Thyssen, Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility, here.

Minister of Labour and Social Policies, Giuliano Poletti, here (IT).

On behalf of CGIL-CISL-UIL - General Secretary UIL, Carmelo Barbagallo, here and here (IT) 


30 May 2017 

Welcome by Rudy De Leeuw, President, ETUC, here.



Yours sincerely,


Luca Visentini
ETUC General Secretary