Council Decision of 9 April 2019 (OJ 136/6 of 12.4.2019)

Participating in Executive Board meetings
Ms Nadine Nerguisian Chairperson of the Management Board - Governments' Group Ministère de l’Éducation nationale et de la JeunesseDélégation aux relations européennes et internationales et à la coopérationParisFrance

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Ms Carina Lindén Spokesperson to the Executive Board Governments' Group Swedish Ministry of Education and ResearchSweden

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Mr Mario Patuzzi Deputy Chairperson Employees Group DGB - German Confederation of Trade UnionsHead of Unit Basic Issues of Vocational Education10178Germany

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Mr Tony Donohoe Deputy Chairperson Employers' GroupHead of Management Training IBECIrish Business and Employers' ConfederationIreland

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Ms Manuela Geleng Deputy Chairperson European Commission Director DG EMPL.B.-Jobs and SkillsEuropean CommissionBelgium

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Ms Chiara Riondino European Commission Head of Unit EMPL.B.3 - Vocational Education and TrainingEuropean CommissionOffice BRU-J-70 02/0911049 BrusselsBelgiumTel: +32 2 2991277

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Ms Agnes Roman Coordinator Employees'GroupETUC European Trade Union Confederation1210Belgium

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Mr Robert Plummer Coordinator Employers'GroupAdvisor, Social Affairs The Confederation of European BusinessBUSINESSEUROPE1000Belgium

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Mr Eduard Staudecker Coordinator Governments' Group Bundesministerium für BildungGrundsatzabteilung für Schul- und Qualitätsentwicklung [II/6] Sektion Berufs- und Erwachsenenbildung1014Austria

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Ms Alison Crabb European CommissionHead of Unit Head of Unit EMPL.B.2 - Skills AgendaOffice1049 BrusselsTel: +3222959223
Mr  Stefaan Ceuppens European CommissionPolicy Officer - Cedefop DG EMPL E3 - VET, Apprenticeships & adult learningEuropean CommissionOffice PLB3 – 06/P045 Brussels1049 BrusselsBelgiumTel: 32 + 2 2955074
Independent expert appointed by the European Parliament
Mr Heinz Becker Independent Expert

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Representatives of the governments
Belgium Ms Natalie Verstraete Ministry of Education and Training1210Belgium

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Belgium Mr Guibert Debroux Directeur technique Formation Le ForemBelgium

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Bulgaria Ms Maria Todorova Director of Diretorate 'Vocational Education and Training' Ministry of Education and Science1000Bulgaria

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Bulgaria Ms Mimi Daneva Alternate member for Bulgaria Ministry of Education and Science BulgariaTel: +35929217445
Czechia Ms Marta Stará Ministry of Education, Youth and SportsCzechia

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Czechia Ms Martina Kaňáková Alternate member for the Czech Republic National Institute for EducationCzechia

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Denmark Ms Lise Lotte Toft Head of Division Danish Ministry of Education1220 Copenhagen K.Denmark

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Denmark Mr Torben Schuster Alternate member for Denmark Danish Ministry of EducationDenmarkTel: +4533925470

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Germany Mr Peter Thiele Regierungsdirektor Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung53170Germany

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Germany Mr Erik Heß Alternate member for Germany Bundesministerium für Bildung, und Forschung Germany

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Estonia Ms Rita Kask Adviser - Vocational Education Department Ministry of Education and ResearchVocational Education Department50088Estonia

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Estonia Mr Teet Tiko Alternate member for Estonia Ministry of Education and Research of EstoniaEstoniaTel: +3727350273

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Ireland Mr Alan McGrath Ireland

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Ireland Mr Justin Sinnott Alternate member for Ireland SOLASIrelandTel: +35315332489

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Greece Mr Dimitrios Skiadas Dept. of International and European Studies University of MacedoniaGreeceTel: 30 2310 891354

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Greece Mr Filippos Zervas Alternate member for Greece Ministry of Development and Investments Greece

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Spain Ms Carmen Menéndez González-Palenzuela SpainTel: +34915859749

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Spain Mr Domingo Rodríguez Agulleiro Alternate member for Spain Ministerio de Educación y Formación Profesional Spain
France Ms Nadine Nerguisian Chairperson of the Management Board - Governments' Group Ministère de l’Éducation nationale et de la JeunesseDélégation aux relations européennes et internationales et à la coopérationParisFrance

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France Ms Clarisse Dubert Alternate member for France Ministère du Travail Délégation générale à l’emploi et à la formation professio…France
Croatia Ms Vesna Hrvoj-Šic Ministry for Science and Education10000Croatia

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Croatia Ms Andreja Uroić-Landekić Alternate member for Croatia Ministry of Science and EducationCroatiaTel: +38514594478

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Italy Ms Agnese De Luca Ministry of Labour and Social PoliciesItaly

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Italy Mr Pietro Tagliatesta Alternate member for Italy Ministry of Labour and Social PoliciesItaly

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Cyprus Mr Yannis Mourouzides Acting Director General Human Resource Development Authority of Cyprus2025CyprusTel: +35722390390

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Cyprus Mr Spyros Spyrou Alternate member for CyprusDirector Research and Planning Directorate HRDACyprusTel: +35722390350

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Latvia Ms Rūta Gintaute-Marihina Ministry of Education and ScienceLatvia

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Latvia Ms Baiba Bašķere Alternate member for Latvia Ministry of Education and Science Latvia

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Lithuania Mr Saulius Zybartas Ministry of Education and ScienceLithuania
Luxembourg Ms Véronique Schaber Directrice Ministère de l'Education nationale, de l'Enfance et de la JeunesseLuxembourg

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Luxembourg Mr Serge Linckels Alternate member for LuxembourgDirecteur Adjoint Ministère de l'Education nationale, de l'Enfance et de la JeunesseLuxembourg
Hungary Ms Krisztina Tomorné Vujkov Ministry for Innovation and Technology1369Hungary

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Malta Mr Mario Cardona Deputy Principal Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (MCAST)MaltaTel: +356 23987171

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Malta Mr Alex Farrugia Alternate member for MaltaDirector Ministry for EducationDirectorate For Research, Lifelong Learning and EmployabilityMalta
Netherlands Ms Lise Weerden Ministry of Education, Culture and ScienceNetherlandsTel: +31652367446

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Netherlands Ms Sonja Ooms Alternate member for Netherlands Ministry of Education, Culture and ScienceNetherlandsTel: +31615885430

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Austria Mr Eduard Staudecker Coordinator Governments' Group Bundesministerium für BildungGrundsatzabteilung für Schul- und Qualitätsentwicklung [II/6] Sektion Berufs- und Erwachsenenbildung1014Austria

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Austria Mr Wolfgang Slawik Alternate member for Austria Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Forschung AustriaTel: +431531204443

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Poland Mr Piotr Bartosiak Head of Unit of the European Programs Section Ministry of National Education - <br>MINISTERSTWO EDUKACJI NARODOWEJDepartment of Vocational Training and Continuing Education - <br>DEPARTAMENT KSZTAŁCENIA ZAWODOWEGO I USTAWICZNEGO00-918Poland

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Poland Mr Łukasz Marcisz Alternate member for Poland Ministry of National Education PolandTel: +48 22 34 74 783

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Portugal Ms Ana Olim Director-Geral Direção-Geral do Emprego e das Relações de Trabalho1049-056Portugal

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Portugal Mr António Leite Alternate member for Portugal Instituto de Emprego e Formação Profissional, I.P (IEFP)Portugal

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Romania Ms Ana Rădulescu https://mfe.gov.ro/Dem.I.Dobrescu 2 - 4, sector 1010026 BucharestRomaniaTel: +40213110202

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Romania Ms Felicia Sandulescu Alternate member for Romania National Centre for TVET Development Romania

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Slovenia Ms  Slavica Černoša Ministry of Education, Science and Sport1000Slovenia

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Slovakia Mr Juraj Vantuch State Institute of VETHead of Slovak National Observatory of VET837 63Slovakia

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Slovakia Mr Karol Jakubík Alternate member for Slovakia Ministry of Education, Science, Research and SportSlovakia
Finland Mr Kari Nyyssölä Finnish National Agency for Education00531Finland

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Finland Ms Hanna Autere Alternate member for Finland Finnish National Agency for EducationFinland

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Sweden Ms Carina Lindén Spokesperson to the Executive Board Governments' Group Swedish Ministry of Education and ResearchSweden

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Sweden Mr Jacob Johansson Alternate member for Sweden Ministry of Education and ResearchSwedenTel: +46708640615

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Representatives of employees' organisations
Belgium Ms Laure Homerin Centre d'Education populaire André Genot – FGTB wallonne BelgiumTel: +3225068398

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Belgium Ms Katrien Allaert Alternate member for Belgium ACLVB-CGSLBBelgiumTel: +3292423963

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Bulgaria Ms Yuliya Simeonova Confederation of Independent Trade Unions in BulgariaBulgaria

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Czechia Mr Lukáš Němec CMKOS664 84CzechiaTel: 420733619160

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Czechia Mr Petr Pečenka Alternate member for the Czech Republic CMKOSCzechia

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Denmark Mr Morten Smistrup FHIstands Brygge 32D2300 Copenhagen SDenmarkTel: +4523612563

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Germany Mr Mario Patuzzi Deputy Chairperson Employees Group DGB - German Confederation of Trade UnionsHead of Unit Basic Issues of Vocational Education10178Germany

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Germany Mr Uli Nordhaus Alternate member for Germany Deutscher Gewerkschaftsbund - DGB BundesvorstandGermany

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Estonia Ms Kaja Toomsalu Confederation of Estonian Trade Unions - EAKL10128Estonia

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Estonia Mr Peep Peterson Alternate member for Estonia EAKL-Confederation of Estonian Trade UnionsEstoniaTel: +3725015446

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Ireland Mr Frank Vaughan Irish Congress of Trade UnionsIreland

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Greece Mr Georgios Christopoulos OIELE10432Greece

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Greece Mr Christos Goulas Alternate member for Greece GSEEGreeceTel: +302103327735

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Spain Mr Juan Carlos Morales Unión General de Trabajadores28004Spain

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Spain Ms Esther Gomez Manzaneque Alternate member for Spain CCOOSpain

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France Mr Nicolas Faintrenie FOFranceTel: +33621001701

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France Ms Michèle Perrin Alternate member for France CFDTFrance

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Croatia Ms Katarina Rumora NHS-Independent Trade Unions of Croatia10000CroatiaTel: +38513908624

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Italy Ms Ornella Cilona Confederazione Generale Italiana del LavoroItaly

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Italy Mr Francesco Lauria Alternate member for Italy CISLItalyTel: +390555032187

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Cyprus Mr Evangelos Evangelou SEK1306CyprusTel: +35722849757

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Cyprus Mr Christos Karydes Alternate member for Cyprus SEKCyprus

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Latvia Ms Linda Romele Free Trade Union Confederation of LatviaLBAS1001Latvia

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Lithuania Ms Tatjana Babrauskiene Lithuanian Trade Union Confederation1111Lithuania

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Lithuania Ms Egle Zukauskaite Alternate member for Lithuania LPSK/LTESTULithuania
Luxembourg Mr Jean-Claude Reding OGBL - Onofhängege Gewerkschaftsbond Lëtzebuerg - Independent Trade Union Confe…1020Luxembourg

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Luxembourg Mr Carlo Frising Alternate member for Luxembourg CSLLuxembourgTel: +35227494643

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Hungary Mr Lázló Kozák LIGA – Democratic League of Independent Trade Unions1146 BudapestHungary

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Hungary Mr Tamás Békési Alternate member for Hungary SZEFHungary
Malta Ms Elaine Germani Malta Union of TeachersMalta

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Malta Ms Pauline Fenech Alternate member for Malta GWOMaltaTel: +35679208478

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Netherlands Ms Isabel Coenen FNV1005Netherlands

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Austria Ms Isabelle Ourny Österreichischer Gewerkschaftsbund1020Austria

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Austria Mr Bernhard Horak Alternate member for Austria Österreichischer BundesarbeitskammerAustriaTel: +4315016513132

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Poland Ms Dagmara Iwanciw Trade Unions ForumPoland

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Poland Ms Katarzyna Pawlaczyk Alternate member for Poland Trade Unions Forum (FZZ)Poland
Portugal Mr José Cordeiro Uniao Geral de TrabalhadoresPortugal

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Portugal Mr Hugo Dionisio Alternate member for Portugal CGTP-INPortugal

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Romania Mr Gheorghe Simion CNSLR-FRATIA010024Romania

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Slovenia Ms Sanja Leban Trojar Association of Free Trade Unions of Slovenia1000Slovenia

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Slovakia Mr Ivan Šoš OZ PSAV81570Slovakia

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Finland Ms Kirsi Rasinaho Advisor, Educaiton and Training The Central Organisation of Finnish Trade Unions (SAK)00531Finland

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Finland Ms Riina Hannele Nousiainen Alternate member for Finland STTKFinland

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Sweden Ms Ana Andric Sveriges Akademikers Centralorganisation - SacoSweden

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Sweden Ms Mia Nikali Alternate member for Sweden Landsorganisationen i SverigeSweden

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Representatives of employers' organisations
Belgium Ms Sandra Coenegrachts VZW-ASBL Fédération des entreprises de Belgique1000Belgium

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Belgium Mr Joris Vandersteene Alternate member for Belgium VBO-FEBBelgium

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Bulgaria Ms Daniela Simidchieva Director Vocational Training Programmes Dpt and Director VET Center Bulgarian Industrial Association - BIA1000Bulgaria

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Czechia Mr Miloš Rathouský Deputy Director Confederation of the Industry of the Czech RepublicEconomic Policy Department190 05Czechia

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Denmark Ms Sigrid Lundetoft Clausen Confederation of Danish EmployersDansk Arbejdsgiverforening1790Denmark

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Denmark Ms Helene Tanderup Alternate member for Denmark Confederation of Danish Employers Denmark

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Germany Ms Barbara Dorn Director Education - Vocational Training BDA - Confederation of German Employers' Associations10178Germany

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Germany Mr Christian Sperle Alternate member for Germany ZDHGermanyTel: +493020619305

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Estonia Ms Anneli Entson Estonian Employers' ConfederationKiriku 6, Tallinn10130Estonia

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Estonia Ms Pille Meier Alternate member for Estonia Estonian Forest and Wood Association EstoniaTel: +3725093056

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Ireland Mr Tony Donohoe Deputy Chairperson Employers' GroupHead of Management Training IBECIrish Business and Employers' ConfederationIreland

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Ireland Mr Adam Mark Weatherley Alternate member for Ireland ISME LtdIrelandTel: +35316622755

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Greece Mr Christos Ioannou Director Employment and Labour Market SEV Hellenic Federation of Enterprises10557Greece

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Greece Mr Nicos Gavalakis Alternate member for Greece SEVGreeceTel: 302115006122

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Spain Mr Juan Carlos Tejeda Hisado Jefer de Area de Formacion y Educacion Confederacion Espagnola de Organizaciones Empresariales - (CEOE)28006Spain

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Spain Ms Miriam Pinto Alternate member for Spain CEOESpainTel: +34915663492

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France Ms Siham Saïdi Mouvement des Entreprises de France - MEDEF55, avenue Bosquet Paris Cedex 0775330France

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Croatia Ms Jasminka Martinović Croatian Employers' AssociationRadnicka cesta 52, Zagreb10000Croatia

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Croatia Ms Anny Brusić Alternate member for Croatia Small and Medium Enterprises' AssociationCroatiaTel: +38514897572

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Italy Mr Alfonso Balsamo Confindustria00144 RomeItaly

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Italy Mr Pietro Mambriani Alternate member for Italy Confindustria Delegation to the EU ItalyTel: +3222861242
Cyprus Mrs Maria Stylianou Theodorou Cyprus Employers & Industrialists Federation4 Cyprus Employers & Industrialists Federation Street, Strovolos - Nicosia2000Cyprus

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Cyprus Ms Maria Pirea Alternate member for Cyprus OEBCyprusTel: +35722665102

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Latvia Ms Ilona Kiukucane Employers' Confederation of Latvia (LDDK)1010Latvia

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Latvia Ms Anita Līce Alternate member for Latvia Employers' Confederation of Latvia Latvia

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Lithuania Mr Marius Ablačinskas OJ C 232/04 of 10.07.2019 Lithuanian Confederation of Industrialists2600, VilniusLithuania

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Lithuania Mr Danukas Arlauskas Alternate member for Lithuania Lithuanian Business Employers' confederation Lithuania
Luxembourg Mr Charles Bassing Chambre des Métiers du Grand Duché du Luxembourg1016LuxembourgTel: +3524267671

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Luxembourg Mr Daniel Schroeder Alternate member for Luxembourg Chambre des Métiers Luxembourg

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Hungary Ms Adrienn Bálint MGYOSZ-BusinessHungaryHungary

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Malta Mr Joseph Farrugia Director General Malta Employers AssociationMalta

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Malta Mr Joe Tanti Alternate member for Malta Malta Business BureauMalta

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Netherlands Ms Hanneke Ackermann Senior Adviser Education FME2509Netherlands

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Austria Mr Gerhard Riemer Head of the Division Education, Innovation and Research IndustriellenvereinigungAustria

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Austria Mr Thomas Mayr Alternate member for Austria IBWAustria

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Poland Ms Magdalena Zabłocka ZRP (Polish Craft Association)Poland

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Portugal Ms Ana Maria Santos Gouveia Lopes Diretora Departamento Formação CARRISTUR - Formaçao1950-082Portugal
Portugal Ms Florbela Leopoldo Alternate member for Portugal CAPPortugal

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Romania Mr Iulian Groposila National Council of Small and Medium Sized Private Enterprises in Romania - CNI…010155Romania

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Romania Ms Silvia Vlăsceanu Alternate member for Romania Federation of Associations of Energy Utility CompaniesRomaniaTel: +40313330967

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Slovenia Mr Simon Ogrizek President of Education Committee OBRTNO-PODJETNIŠKA ZBORNICA SLOVENIJE Chamber of Craft and Small Business of Sl…1000Slovenia

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Slovakia Mr Martin Hošták Tajomnik Republikova unia zamestnavatelovDigital Park II851 01Slovakia

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Slovakia Mr Peter Molnár Alternate member for Slovakia RUZSlovakiaTel: +421233014281

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Finland Mr Mikko Vieltojärvi Confederation of Finnish Industries EKFinland

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Finland Ms Maiju Korhonen Alternate member for Finland Finnish EnergyFinland

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Sweden Mr Pär Lundström Expert VET Employer´s Organisation Technical Installations10462Sweden

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European Commission representatives

Ref. Ares(2021)2103870

Mr Joost Korte Director-General Director-General for Employment, Social Affairs and InclusionEuropean CommissionBelgiumTel: +3222965900

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Ms Andriana Sukova Alternate member Deputy Director-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion European Commission J27 08/092, Brussels1000BelgiumTel: +3222962903

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Ms Manuela Geleng Deputy Chairperson European Commission Director DG EMPL.B.-Jobs and SkillsEuropean CommissionBelgium

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Mr Egbert Holthuis Alternate member Deputy to the Director EMPL.B Head of Unit EMPL.B.4-Germany, Austria, Slovenia, CroatiaEuropean Commission BelgiumTel: +3222993953

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Ms Chiara Riondino European Commission Head of Unit EMPL.B.3 - Vocational Education and TrainingEuropean CommissionOffice BRU-J-70 02/0911049 BrusselsBelgiumTel: +32 2 2991277

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Ms Alison Crabb Alternate member Head of Unit EMPL.B.2 - Skills AgendaEuropean Commission Tel: +322 295 9223

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Also participating in Management Board meetings
Ms Alison Crabb European CommissionHead of Unit Head of Unit EMPL.B.2 - Skills AgendaOffice1049 BrusselsTel: +3222959223
Mr  Stefaan Ceuppens European CommissionPolicy Officer - Cedefop DG EMPL E3 - VET, Apprenticeships & adult learningEuropean CommissionOffice PLB3 – 06/P045 Brussels1049 BrusselsBelgiumTel: 32 + 2 2955074
Coordinators
Mr Robert Plummer Coordinator Employers'GroupAdvisor, Social Affairs The Confederation of European BusinessBUSINESSEUROPE1000Belgium

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Ms Agnes Roman Coordinator Employees'GroupETUC European Trade Union Confederation1210Belgium

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Observers
Iceland Ms Íva Sigrún Björnsdóttir Observer Government Group EEA Representative Ministry of Education, Science and Culture101 Iceland

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Norway Ms Kristin Evensen Observer Government Group Royal Ministry of Education and Research0032Norway

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Norway Ms Trude Tinnlund Observer Employees' Group Norwegian confederation of Trade Unions0181Norway

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Norway Mr Tormod Skjerve Observer Employers' Group Virke-the Enterprise Federation of Norway Norway

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