II Europejski Kongres Mobilności Pracy, 7-8 kwietnia 2014 Kraków

On April 7th and 8th entrepreneurs, representatives of politics, administration and science met in Krakow in order to answer the most important questions regarding posting of workers and export of Polish services.

Programme

Monday, 7 April 2014

Cracow University of Economics

10.00 – 11.00

Registration | Networking over coffee

11.00 – 11.15

Welcome | Opening session

  • Prof. Aleksy Pocztowski, Vice-Rector for Research, Cracow University of Economics

11.15 – 11.45

Opening address

  • Prof. Jerzy Hausner, Member of the Polish Monetary Policy Council, former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy, Labour and Social Policy
  • Radosław Mleczko, Undersecretary of State, Ministry of Labour and Social Policy

11.45 – 13.30

Plenary session

Theme

The implementation of UE policy on labour mobility and provision of services

Conclusions

  • Róża Gräfin von Thun und Hohenstein, MEP

Moderator

13.30 – 14.45

Lunch

14.45 – 15.15

Debate on the replacement of posted workers

  • Robert Wójcik, Director of the Department of Coordination of Social Security Systems, Ministry of Labour and Social Policy
  • Marek Benio, Ph.D., Cracow University of Economics, Labour Mobility Initiative

15:15 – 16.45

Expert Panel Discussion

Theme

Posted workers’ rights and freedom to provide services – a dispute about the fundamental values or an absolute battle for market?

Moderator

Selected issues: spread of the concept of replacement from social security systems coordination (Article 12 in fine of Directive 883/2004) to labour law (Article 3.2.e); replacement from the perspective of a posted worker and a service provider; examples of replacement in the new Practical Guide in the context of Annex 2 to the implementation directive; can the relations between a service provider and a foreign business partner be more solid than 24 months without violating the prohibition of replacement

16.45 – 17.15

Summary of the 1st day

The Labor Mobilis 2014 Statuette Awarding Ceremony
Concert & Banquet: Manggha Centre of Japanese Art and Technology

19.00

Aperitif

20:00 – 1.00

Gala Banquet

Welcome & Official Gala Opening – Prof. Jerzy Hausner, Member of the Polish Monetary Policy Council, former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy, Labour and Social Policy
Awarding of the statuette of Labor Mobilis 2014 – Danuta Jazłowiecka, MEP

Marek Grechuta Songs Recital, performed by the laureate of Grechuta Festival, Karolina Laszko, and Paweł Piątek, composer and the pianist of Marek Grechuta, as well as by the finalist of ‘Got Talent’ show, Kasia Sochacka. Concert under the patronage of Ms. Danuta Grechuta.

Tuesday, 8 April 2014

Cracow University of Economics

09.00 – 10.00

Networking over coffee

10.00 – 11.30

Workshops (session I)

 

Paper session (part I)

Theme

Problems with interpretation in determining applicable law for posted workers. Guidelines for validation of A1 forms.

Moderator

Anna Siwiecka,
Head of the International Insurance Department, Social Insurance Institution – ZUS

 

Theme

Procedural aspects of the determination of the applicable legislation in the Case Law of the Supreme Court
mgr Dominik Matczak, Adam Mickiewicz University

Qualification of the migrant as an employed or self-employed person in order to determine the applicable legislation
Dorota Dzienisiuk, Ph.D., University of Warsaw

Cross-border services in public procurement
Maciej Gnela, M.S.L., Cracow University of Economics

Provision of services through posted workers – problems with recognition of professional qualifications in the jurisdiction of the ECJ
Małgorzata Kożuch, Ph.D., Jagiellonian University

Moderator

Prof. Wanda Sułkowska, Cracow University of Economics

11.30 – 12.00

Coffee & fruit break

12.00 – 14.00

Workshops (session II)

 

Paper session (part II)

Theme

Answers to questions sent by the enterpreneurs.

Moderator

  • Anna Siwiecka,
    Head of the International Insurance Department, Social Insurance Institution – ZUS
  • Marek Benio, Ph.D.,
    Cracow University of Economics, Labour Mobility Initiative
 

Theme

The scope of the guarantee in terms of health benefits for posted workers – selected issues
Marcin Wujczyk, Ph.D., Jagiellonian University

Good management practices in Polish companies that are providing cross-border care services for the elderly in Germany
mgr Marzena Farion-Rzeźniczak, Warsaw School of Economics

Determination of social security benefits for posted workers – practical aspects
Magdalena Chochowska, LL.M., Solicitor

The right of migrant workers to healthcare
Robert Śliwa, Ph.D, Cracow University of Economics

 

Moderator

Robert Śliwa, Ph.D, Cracow University of Economics

14.00 – 15.30

Lunch | Networking session

Organizers

 

Honorary Patronage

Cracow University of Economics Labour Mobility Initiative   Małopolska krakow.pl Ministry of Economy Ministerstwo Pracy i Polityki Społecznej European Parliament

Core Partners

 

Supporting Partners

Katedra GAP Polskie Forum HR Polskie Stowarzyszenie Ubezpieczenia Społecznego Confederation Lewiatan Zakład Ubezpieczeń Społecznych   Korporacja Przedsiębiorców Budowlanych Uni-BUD Chambre de Commerce et d'Industrie Polonaise en France Ogólnopolski Konwent Agencji Pracy Polska Izba Handlu

Media Partners

inwestycje.pl Gazeta Bankowa Money.pl Polska Agencja Prasowa Dziennik Gazeta Prawna
II European Labour Mobility Congress 7-8 Aprli 2014, Kraków: conference, posting of workers,
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