Provisional program and expected speakers

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Ralph Jacob

European Commission, Directorate General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion

Ralf Jacob works at the European Commission's Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Integration where, since November 2015, he is in charge of the 'Thematic Analysis' unit which produces notably the annual and quarterly reviews on Employment and Social Developments in Europe. Previously, he devoted much of his career to issues of social protection and demographic ageing.


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