Stefan Löfven at Social Summit for Fair Jobs and Growth

On 17 November, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven is hosting the Social Summit for Fair Jobs and Growth in Gothenburg.

The Summit will bring together EU heads of state and government, EU institution leaders, the social partners and other key stakeholders to discuss how to promote good working conditions and more jobs.
The Prime Minister will conclude the day with a visit to the Volvo Group, together with French President Emmanuel Macron.

Prime Minister Löfven's programme:

07.45 Doorstep

Venue: Outside the main entrance to Eriksbergshallen

The Prime Minister holds a brief doorstep.

08.00 Welcoming the delegations

Venue: Plenary room, Eriksbergshallen (at the end of the entrance hall)

Prime Minister Löfven and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker receive the delegations.

09.30 The Social Summit for Fair Jobs and Growth opens

Venue: Plenary room, Eriksbergshallen

The meeting begins and Prime Minister Löfven holds a brief opening address.

10.30–12.30 Working sessions on fair jobs and growth

Venue: Meeting rooms 1, 2 and 3, Eriksbergshallen

Prime Minister Löfven will take part in each session.

12.35 Closing remarks, group photo and signing ceremony of the European Pillar of Social Rights

Venue: Plenary room, Eriksbergshallen

Prime Minister Löfven holds a brief closing address. A group photo will be followed by the signing of the European Pillar for Social Rights by President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani and Estonian Prime Minister Jüri Ratas.

13.15 Working lunch, chaired by the President of the European Council

Venue: River Restaurant

Prime Minister Löfven will take part in the working lunch with the heads of state and government.

15.30 Press conference

Venue: Plenary room, Eriksbergshallen

Prime Minister Löfven, President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker and the President of the European Council Donald Tusk will hold a joint press conference.

16:45 Visit to the Volvo Group with French President Emmanuel Macron

Venue: Volvo Campus Lundby, Gropegårdsgatan 2

Prime Minister Löfven and French President Emmanuel Macron visit the Volvo Group to discuss innovation and bilateral relations between the two countries.

17:30 Press conference with French President Emmanuel Macron

Venue: Volvo Campus Lundby, Gropegårdsgatan 2

Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and French President Emmanuel Macron hold a joint press conference. Media representatives who wish to participate in the Volvo Group visit and the press conference must register separately. To register, please send an email to Boel Lindbergh. The number of places is limited.

Contact

Boel Lindbergh
Head of the International Press Centre, Ministry for Foreign Affairs
Phone +46 (0) 8 405 50 08
Mobile +46 (0) 72 735 50 08
email to Boel Lindbergh
Jonatan Holst
Press secretary to Prime Minister Stefan Löfven
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00
Mobile +46 (0)72-227 85 35
email to Jonatan Holst
Ingela Nilsson
Press Secretary to Prime Minister Stefan Löfven
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00
Mobile +46 (0)72 551 41 16
email to Ingela Nilsson