538 delegates, 32 countries, 21 workshops, 5 plenary sessions, 3 panel discussions…and plenty more!

Over 530 delegates from 32 countries – an all-time high – came together in Valletta to explore how innovation and technology can help create better social services for the future.

Find out what key messages came out of the conference, watch videos of our keynotes and connect with all the latest:

For a full overview of the programme, you can download the PDF booklet in EnglishFrenchGermanItalian and Spanish.

News articles
The debates touched upon diverse aspects of innovation and we review them in our articles below:

Media coverage
Further coverage can also be found through our media partner, The Guardian:

You can also learn more by watching the videos of inspiring talks given at the conference.

In addition, you can access the presentations of the plenary sessions, the panel discussions and the workshops:

This 25th anniversary edition was the biggest conference ever! We take this opportunity to tell you the Conference through numbers. Have a look at our infographic ‘The European Social Serivces Conference 2017 in numbers‘!

Also, find out why delegates thought that the conference in Valletta was a great experience!

And finally, some visual highlights are captured in the photo albums of the 3 conference days.

More resources
For more insights into the European Social Services Conference, further materials and interviews are also available.

Social media
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