Lehigh University and the International Labour Organization have partnered to present a discussion of the future of work, as part of the ILO’s 100th-anniversary celebration.

This one-day conference on “An Equitable and Sustainable Future of Work” features addresses by dignitaries including United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Development and Chief Economist, Elliott Harris, and Executive Director of the ILO for North America, Kevin Cassidy. The conference will also present a series of panels focusing on “Effective Lifelong Learning Systems,” “Transformative Agenda for Equality,” and “Improving Global Value Chains for Decent Work.”

Nathan expert Lis Meyers will be speaking on the “Transformative Agenda for Equality at Work” panel. Panel discussions will be live-streamed and posted after the event on the ILO USA website.

Transformative Agenda for Equality at Work | 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Moderator: Kevin Cassidy, Director, and Representative to the Bretton Woods and Multilateral Organizations, ILO Office for the United States
Jennifer Rosenbaum, U.S. Director, Global Labor Justice
Serena Fong, Vice President, Strategic Engagement, Catalyst
Lis Meyers, Managing Associate, Gender and Social Inclusion, Nathan Associates




April 11, 2019, 9:00 am - April 11, 2019, 5:00 pm


Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Organized by

Lehigh University & the International Labour Organization


Lisabeth Meyers

Relevant Services

Compliance & Governance, Women's Economic Empowerment

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