Dear members, 

Now that you have had some time to browse through the photos and admire the video from our Bratislava conference, as well as reflect on what can be done better or differently at our next conferences when taking the survey, it is time to look ahead and plan for the next conferences. 

First stop is Brussels, where our EELA-ERA Annual Seminar on European Labour Law will take place this autumn.   

I am happy to announce that REGISTRATION IS OPEN for 6th EELA-ERA Annual Seminar on European Labour Law. 

City: Brussels (MCE – Management Center Europe)

Date: 16 November 2018 (10:00-16:00)
Language: English


The EELA-ERA annual seminar in Brussels aims to provide participants with an update on the most recent cases and initiatives at EU level and a discussion of current topics of European labour law. The latest trends, recent case law and main challenges ahead will be presented and debated by high-level speakers.

Key topics: 

  • EU current initiatives:  
    • Transparent and predictable working conditions  
    • Posting of workers reform  
    • European Labour Authority
  • Recent CJEU case law:  
    • Working time  
    • Religious discrimination  
    • Transfer of undertakings  
    • Fixed-term work  
    • Collective redundancies  



Adela Barrero Florez, Legal officer, DG EMPL B.2 „Working conditions“ European Commission 

Prof Filip Dorssemont, University of Louvain 

Federico Pancaldi, Policy Officer, DG EMPL D.1 „Free movement of workers“ European Commission 

Claudia Schmidt, Legal secretary, Court of Justice of the European Union, Luxembourg 


Click here to register

Conference Venue
MCE – Management Center Europe
Rue de l’Aqueduc 118 • B-1050 Brussels
Tel: +32/2/543.21.83
Getting to the MCE 


Christiane Schmitz
Assistant European Private Law
Tel.: +49 651 93737-122
Fax: +49 651 93737-773

Please register! We look forward to seeing you in Brussels!

Yours sincerely 

Pirkko-Liis Harkmaa
Chair of the Organizational Committee