2nd seminar of WorkAbility project

2nd seminar of WorkAbility project:

Obstacles that people with disability face in employment and entrepreneurship

Thursday, 30 June 2016

“Kapsis” Hotel, “Ioanna” room


14.00 Welcome
14.20 WorkAbility project

Prof. Aristotelis Naniopoulos, (coordinator of the project), AUTh

14.40 Encouraging entrepreneurship and the role of the Professional Chamber of Thessaloniki

Pavlos Kazantzidis, representative of PCTh

15.00 Obstacles that people with disability face in employment

Georgia Fyka, Social worker, M.A. Disability Studies
Prokopis Orfanos, Dr. Sociologist, employment consultant

15.20 Assessing national employment policies in the frame of Strategic Europe 2020 Challenges and recommendations

Eleni strati, Sociologist, ANED Expert

15.40 New technologies and employment of people with mobility impairments

Alexandros Mourouzis, Expert of National Confederation of Disabled People on e-accessibility

16.00 Coffee break
16.20 The results of the survey on employment of people with disabilities

Manos Aivazelis, Data analyst
Panagiotis Tsalis, Dr. Civil Engineer of AUTh

16.40 Employment integration of people with mobility impairment and peer counselling
Maria fotiadou,M.A Economist
17.00 Political and social rights at work through a practical view

Antonis Rellas, Director – activist with disability

17.20 The views of associations of people with disability
17.50 Conclusions/ Discussion

Download the agenda here.