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Two events, sponsored by the Economic and Social Research Council and the UK Commission for Employment and Skills, are planned to launch reports outlining the first findings from the Skills and Employment Survey 2012 (SES2012).

Details of these events are outlined below.


Work skills, training and job control in Britain

When: 1:00pm - 3:30pm, Wednesday 24th April 2013
Location: BIS Conference Centre, 1 Victoria Street, London, SW1H 0ET (Map)

Overview

The launch event will include presentations from the authors (Alan Felstead, Duncan Gallie, Francis Green and Hande Inanc) which will highlight headline findings of the survey and outline the policy implications. The launch will focus on three themes:

  1. Work skills
  2. Training
  3. Job control

Each theme will be covered in three short reports which will be available at the event and on the project web site. The launch event will include an introduction from the ESRC and a representative from the UKCES will lead the audience into discussion following the presentations.

The event will be preceded by a buffet lunch at 1pm with presentations beginning at 1:30pm

The event is free to attend but places are limited and attendance will be by prior registration only.

If you would like to attend please email ses2012@vistaevents.co.uk by 25th March 2013.


Work intensification, fear at work and job-related well-being in Britain

When: 1:00pm - 3:30pm, Monday 20th May 2013
Location: Nunn Hall, Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London, WC1H 0AL (Map)

Overview

At the launch, the authors – Alan Felstead, Duncan Gallie, Francis Green and Hande Inanc – will present headline findings of the survey and invite the audience to discuss them.  The launch will focus on three themes:

  1. Work intensification
  2. Fear at work
  3. Job related well-being

Each theme will be covered in three short reports which will be available at the event and on the project web site. The launch event will be preceded by a buffet lunch served from 1pm. Presentations will begin at 1:30pm with an introduction from the sponsors (the Economic and Social Research Council and the UK Commission for Employment and Skills) followed by 20 minute theme-focussed presentations by members of the research team. To end the event, a discussant will lead the audience into discussion.

The event is free to attend but places are limited and attendance will be by prior registration only.

If you would like to attend please e-mail r.arnold@ioe.ac.uk by 29th April 2013.