As part of its strategic dialogue with civil society under the European Semester DG EMPL is organising a consultation with civil society in Brussels on 2 October. This seminar will feature a breakout session on education, training and lifelong learning with a focus on inclusion of disadvantaged groups. For this session they are looking for 3-5 speakers to provide civil society’s views on the education dimension of their national Country Report. They would like speakers from the following countries: AT, BG, DE, ES, MT, PT, RO. Nominations are welcome by email until 26 July. Please note that an invitation is not guaranteed as the Commission will decide itself on a case-by-case basis. For more information on the seminar and what is expected, a full explanation is available here.