The final conference of the BEYOND4.0 project took part on 28 March. During the conference MAKING TECHNOLOGY, JOBS, AND WELFARE WORK. WHAT HAS INDUSTRY 5.0 TO OFFER? the results of the project were presented and discussed. Senior representatives of the European Commission - Diederick Samsom - Chief of Staff of Commissioner Frans Timmermans, and Peter Droel - Director of Prosperity of the European Commission's Directorate-General for Research and Innovation - took part in the conference. Other participants were representatives of business, science, and public authorities leaders from several EU countries.
The conference was a formidable success for the BEYOND4.0 project. It achieved its objectives of presenting and disseminating the results and involving EU policymakers and representatives of business and labour organisations. There were 95 participants on-site and 18 followed it online.
The event was organized by the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.