The conference is held by the five national federations of professional associations, building on the Nordic Innovation commissioned report on platform economy.
The Knowledge-intensive Platform Economy in the Nordics report, is compiled by Samfunnsøkonomisk Analyse and will be launched mid-August.
Want to participate? Just click the Register here button in the top of the page, and you will be redirected to saco.se where you can sign up.
10.00 - 10.15
|Light breakfast and coffee.|
Welcome by the Nordics organisations of professional associations.
Perspectives in the Platform Economy for the Nordic countries
Niina Aagaard, COO, Nordic Innovation.
|10.15 - 10.45||How do we boost Platform Economy in the Nordic countries? – opportunities and pitfalls. |
Presentation of the main results of the Nordic project on Platform Economy and knowledge work, by Rolf Røtnæs, Technical Director, Samfunnsøkonomisk Analyse.
|10.45 - 11.10||A Nordic labour market under pressure – is there a need for new regulations? |
Marianne Jenum Hotvedt, Oslo University
|11.10 - 11.20||Coffee break|
|11.20 - 11.35||What do we know about knowledge workers on digital platforms? Morten Petersen, Worksome.|
|11.35 - 12.15||Digital platforms for knowledge workers in the Nordic countries|
|12.15 - 12.30||Questions and debate|
|12.30 - 13.30||Lunch|
|13.30 - 13.50||Why we use platform workers|
|13.50 - 14.10||Consumer protection – is there a need for EU regulations of digital platforms? |
Marie Jull Sørensen, Aalborg University.
|14.10 - 14.20||Coffee break|
|14.20 - 14.50||The future of work.|
Marguerita Lane, labour market economist, OECD.
|14.50 - 15.10||Platform Economy in the Nordic countries – perspectives and problems.|
|15.10 - 15.30||The trade unions view on the development of the labour market of knowledge workers, including the rise of platform work. |
Kari Sollien, Akademikerne, Norway
Stura Fjäder Akava, Finland
Göran Arrius, Saco, Sweden
Thorunn Sveinbjarnardottir, BHM, Iceland
Lars Qvistgaard, Akademikerne, Denmark
The conference is a part of Nordic Innovation's Platform Economy project.