Agenda of Symposium on LI strategy in China


25 November, Wed

Session 1: Opening ceremony

09:00-09:30 -Speech by Mr. Yan Baoqing, DG of LIB, MOHRSS -Speech by Ms. Constance Thomas, Director, ILO Beijing Office

-Speech by DG of Shaanxi Provincial Labour and Social Security Bureau

Session 2: National and international perspectives of LI

09:30-09:45 Keynote presentation: Challenges facing LI in China and current responses and some reflections on long-term development plan (2011-2015), Mr. LU Yulin

09:45-10:15 Coffee Break

10:15-10:45 The State of art of Labour Inspection around the world: an ILO overview, Ms. Maria Luz Vega

10:45-11:15 The new ILO Global Programme on Labour Administration and Labour Inspection and prospects of cooperation with China, Mr. Giuseppe Casale

11:15-11:30 Comments from Mr. Tim De Meyer, SRO BKK

11:30-11:45 Comments from MOHRSS, Ms. Qian Xiaoyan

11:45-12:00 Discussion

12:00 Lunch

Session 3: Presentation on the LI Review Report

14:30-14:50 The Main findings of the LI Review Report, Mr. Changyou Zhu

14:50-15:10 The Conclusions of the LI Review Report, Mr. Chang-Hee Lee

15:10-16:00 The 8 plus 28 Recommendations, Mr. Wolfgang Von Richthofen

16.00-16:30 Coffee Break

16.30-18:00 Group Work: focusing on the Major Themes with 8 "Priority" Recommendations and needs for international cooperation

18.30 Dinner

26 November, Thu

Session 4: The way forward: China/ILO cooperation on LI

09:00-10:00 Presentation of Group Work results: 15 minutes for each group

10:00-10:30 Synthesis of the Group Work - a Road Map for LI Elements for possible integration into the LIB 2010 Work Plan including priorities for international cooperation, Mr. Lu Yulin

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

11.00-11:30 ILO response: future joint activities with MOHRSS to strengthen LI in China, by Ms. Maria Luz Vega

11:30- 12:00 Resume of the Symposium - the way forward.

-Ms. Constance Thomas

-Mr. Giuseppe Casale

-Mr. Dai Xiaochu

12.30 Lunch

Note: The Symposium will provide simultaneous interpretation.