Preliminary Announcement

The University of the Philippines School of Labor and Industrial Relations Association (SOLAIR), in cooperation with Philippine employer associations, trade unions, and government institutions is pleased to host the Asian Regional Congress of the International Labor and Employment Relations Association (ILERA).

The organizing team of the Asian Regional Congress 2020 of the ILERA shall endeavor to mainstream and optimize a balance between theory and practice, young and senior scholars and practitioners as well as gender in the design of plenary tracks and concurrent panel sessions. Labor and employment specialists and scholars shall be invited 
from employers, workers organizations and government in developed, emerging and underdeveloped economies.

After the conference participants have the option to visit a “Caracol Festival” (local mardigras) on February 26, 2018 in Makati City, Metro Manila; and a visit to a local manufacturing company with a union in Laguna (2 hours from Manila), or with Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) company in Metro Manila.

More information here.