14–16 June 2023, Malmö, Sweden
The European Social Services Conference 2023
The European Social Services Conference is the largest policy and practice forum for social services in Europe. It is the flagship event of the European Social Network, the leading network for public social services in Europe. Organizations and keynote speakers from around the world offer insights into the latest innovations in social work. The theme of the 31st edition of the conference will focus on ‘The role of technology in promoting autonomy and inclusion’.
Discussions will center around how technological advancements can help to improve the delivery of social services by making access to and the sharing of information simpler, improving coordination between services, encouraging early intervention, supporting decision making, and promoting peoples’ autonomy and choice. The conference will highlight research on and practice in innovation in social services through IT developments for social inclusion, accessibility, organizational and workforce improvements, and data management.