• WELCOME TO THE SITE FOR THE CONFERENCE

    SOCIAL SOLUTIONS
    BY SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS

    12-14 September 2018

    On the luxury cruise ship Silja Symphony from Sweden to Finland and back.
    Non-members are also most warmly welcome.

    The formal registration has now closed but you can still register as participant, exactly as before.

    We now have to contact the shipping line to ensure that you get a cabin of your preferred choice. You will therefore get also get an e-mail which affirms the details of your registration.

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  • ORGANIZERS

    The Social Firms Europe CEFEC 31st Annual Conference is organized by
    the Swedish company Rysseviken AB in close cooperation with the Finnish Vates Foundation.

PROGRAM

Social Solutions by Social Entrepreneurs

Wednesday 12 September (local Swedish time)
10:00
Registration, keys to cabins
11:30
Opening Ceremony

Together we achieve inclusion, Meeri Wasberg,
Municipal Council Chairman, Haninge.

Welcome to all SFE CFEC-delegates, Petru-Vasile Gafiuc, General Secretary, SFE CEFEC.

Welcome to Social Solutions by Social Entrepreneurs, Leif Wästfelt, President, SFE CEFEC, Rysseviken AB, Jukka Lindberg, Development Manager, Vates Foundation.

A note on practical arrangements, Walter Fortelius, specialist, Rysseviken AB. Moderator.

12:30
Sandwiches and coffee
13:30
Social economy and social entrepreneurship

Videogreeting from Marianne Thyssen,

EU Commissioner for employment, social affairs, skills and labour mobility.

Possibilities and difficulties when it comes to starting social enterprises with focus on work integration in Sweden, Ulla-Carin Hedin & Eva Laurelii, Tanke och handling.

Finding a niche. Mapping social entrepreneurship in Europe, Harri Kostilainen, researcher, Diaconia University of Applied Sciences.

15:00
Coffee break
15:30
Solutions for an inclusive Europe. Discussion panel.

Roland Z’rotz, Chairman of the board, Oeko Service GmbH, Leif Wästfelt, Rysseviken AB, Ulla Landenmark, Konstruktiva, Graham Nicholls, European Projects Coordinator, Plymouth & District Mind. Moderator: Jukka Lindberg, Development Manager, Vates Foundation.

16:50  CEFEC goes to Western Balkans.

Opportunities in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Muhamed Asceric, Ajla Zeljković, Vedad Vajzovic. Moderator Petru-Vasile Gafiuc, General Secretary, SFE CEFEC.

17:10
Coffee break
17:30
Parallel Presentations with discussions
  1. Support for young entrepreneurs to be, Donna Whitley, Plymouth & District Mind.
  2. The organization model WEB & an inclusive labourmarket, Peggy Liekens, Directour of Employment, Work Experience Company WEB.
  3. Circular Economy as a platform for work integration, Sanna Fagerlund, Project Manager & Eeva Oinonen, HRD Manager, Helsinki Metropolitan Area Reuse Centre Ltd
  4. Migration to and from the north, Magnus Enlund, Magister of Arts, Migration Institute.
18:45
SFE CEFEC Awards
19:30
Dinner
21:15
Evening entertainment

 

Thursday 13 September (local Finnish time)
8:00
Breakfast
9:00
SFE CEFEC Initiative for Inclusion of Migrants and Refugees.               Discussion panel.

Felicitas Kresimon, President Duemilauno Agenzia Sociale e member Legacoopsociali, Athina Fragkouli, Pan Hellenic Federation of Social Cooperatives and Society of Social Psychiatry & Mental Health, Lorenzo Toresini, Psichiatria Democratica Europea, Magnus Enlund, Magister of Arts, The Migration Institute of Finland. Moderators: Felicitas Kresimon & Athina Fragkouli.

 

10:15
Transport by bus to Vates Foundation
11:00
Parallel Presentations with discussions
  1. Entrepreneurship for people with disabilities, Junno Kaarna, Elias Enroth, The Finnish Association of People with Physical Disabilities.
  2. Mental health disabilities and access to working life, Kristian Wahlbeck, Director of Development, Mieli, The Finnish Association for Mental Health.
  3. How can CEFEC help to start social firms and work projects, Christiane Haerlin & Klaus Meyer zu Brickwedde, BAG Inklusionsfirmen, Athina Fragkouli, Society of Social Psychiatry and Mental Health.
  4. Supporting Employment Platform through Apprenticeship Learning -SEPAL, Petru-Vasile Gafiuc, General Secretary & Marian Dascălu, Technical Secretary, SFE CEFEC.
12:00
Lunch
13:00
Sightseeing Helsinki by bus
14:00
Reception by The City of Helsinki, Empire Room in old Town Hall.
15:30
Return to Silja Symphony
16:45
Dinner
18:45
Evening entertainment

 

Friday 14 September (local Swedish time)
8:00
Breakfast 
9:00
Conclusion of Presentations and Closing of the Conference
10:00
Social Firms Europe CEFEC Annual General Meeting

 

We reserve the right to make changes in the program.


LETS GATHER TOGETHER

The formal registration has now closed but you can still register as participant, exactly as before.

We now have to contact the shipping line to ensure that you get a cabin of your preferred choice. You will therefore get also get an e-mail which affirms the details of your registration.

Participation fee is all inclusive, it covers program, both aboard and ashore, cabins and all meals on the cruiseship (breakfast, lunch, coffee and snacks during breaks and dinner).

The difference in participation fee is due to choice of cabin and whether the participants register as early-bird participant (possible until 15.7.2018) and is or is not a member of Social Firms Europe CEFEC.

 

Euro prices   Early bird / member Early bird / others Normal / member Normal / others
A-class cabin, single

 

479 499 499 519
B-class cabin, single

 

439 459 459 479
Promenade, double

 

379 399 399 419
B-class cabin, double standard

 

329 € 349 € 349 € 369 €
C-class cabin, double economy

 

279 € 299 € 299 € 319 €

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