22-23 March 2017, Copenhagen, Denmark, Radisson Blu Scandinavian Hotel
Shipping2030 is a different kind of event, designed to provide the strategic platform the industry needs to locate the big ideas and accelerate innovation.
24 March 2017, 1050 Brussels, EU Commission Building Research & Innvation, 21 Rue du Champ de Mars, Rooms SDR1 and SDR2 (Floor 1)
This one‐day event promises to be an exciting and informative day in which the implications of new research data on dietary requirements for vitamin D during childhood, adolescence and pregnancy and in dark-skinned adults residing in northern Europe will be discussed. ODIN researchers will present their latest research findings and there will be contributions from invited speakers. Please find the preliminary agenda for the day attached.
The objectives of the symposium are:
1. To share new data on dietary requirements for vitamin D in Europe using dose-response randomized controlled trials in targeted population groups.
2. To gather decision makers together to discuss potential implications for food and nutrition policy.
3. To provide a forum for discussion, feedback and dialogue in relation to how research can address outstanding research bottlenecks.
ODIN is an EC-funded project focusing on food-based solutions for optimal vitamin D nutrition and health throughout the lifecycle. The ODIN Project (http://www.odin-vitd.eu/) is in the final year of a 4-year programme of research and involves a multidisciplinary consortium of 30 partners from 18 countries.
24 March 2017, European Committee of the Regions - Room: JDE 52
This conference will launch the KEP 2017 theme of Energy, with more events to follow later.
High-level speakers will come together with the latest on energy-related research and innovation, ranging from policy specialists of the European Commission to hands-on best practice from Europe's regions.
27-29 March 2017, London, United Kingdom
The Organising Committee of the World Congress on Cancer invites you to participate in the World Congress on Cancer will takes place on March 27-29, 2017 in London, UK and the theme of the conference is “Aspiration, inspiration and imagination – Cancer research, Treatment and Care”.
27-28 March 2017, London, United Kingdom
The event intends to stimulate discussion among university leaders on the development of innovative and multidisciplinary research and education programmes. The conference will also offer specific opportunities for “clustering” knowledge, in which research and education leaders from different disciplines will present their views on the specific priorities of the SET-Plan.
The event is the fourth of the series of six events aiming to mobilise Europe’s university community in the field of energy. It carries forward the activities outlined in the “Roadmap for European Universities in Energy” published in December 2016.
Through the event, participants will also have the opportunity to engage in discussions on the development of thematic dossiers and recommendations from the university community on ways forward in the different SET-Plan, with a particular view on R&I actions and higher education activities.
EUA and the UNI-SET consortium have launched a Call for Contributions welcoming proposals for contributions for parallel sessions in form of good practices from university projects and initiatives (download the Call for Contributions on the event`s website. Deadline for submissions is 31 January 2017). The ECE themes are based on the priorities of the SET-Plan. For any enquiries please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
21-22 March 2017, Sopron, Hungary
The „Life in Forests” professional forestry conference organized within the framework of the “Improved communication, cooperation and capacity building for preserving biodiversity in Natura 2000 forests” LIFE13 INF/HU/001163 project.
Major objective of the event is to discuss issues concerning the management of Natura 2000 sites, in particular of sustainable forest management, the aspect of species and habitats of community importance and the social, jurisdictional situation of the Natura 2000 sites.
We expect more than 200 participants. By choosing the invited performers we focused on covering all fields of forestry professions.
21-22 March 2017, Brussels, Belgium, The Hotel, Boulevard de Waterloo 38
The European Union and its citizens are facing major global and internal challenges, with the need to reduce CO2 emissions and noise levels from aircraft being one of them.
Aeronautics is one of Europe’s sector of excellence, built on strong industrial performance, innovative technologies and skilled teams, and enjoying global recognition.
The European Union has a vision for research and innovation that translates into sound policies to develop innovative, green technologies to improve the environment.
In Clean Sky, the private and public sector have joined forces to secure the best results.
To mark the closing of Clean Sky 1, the annual Clean Sky Forum will take place on 21-22 March 2017. The first day will feature a series of keynote speeches by high-level representatives from the industry, European Parliament and the European Commission, all involved in Clean Sky. The second day will focus on the technical platforms of Clean Sky 1, with breakout sessions dedicated to reporting the results and achievements.
22 March 2017, Brussels
The workshop will bring together venture capital and private equity investment specialists and research policy makers.
It intends to provide an insight in technology-driven investment strategies and future market opportunities for value-added and value-adding materials.
Participants in the workshop will also set out the various technical and economic scenarios linked to their potential development and use.
There will be time for networking and discussion of current objectives and strategies, and for recommendations for possible future research policies in this area.
A recent European Commission study will be a basis for the discussions - See "Further Information".
Participation in the workshop is free of charge. Expressions of interest can be sent to email@example.com
20-22 March 2017, Stuttgart, Germany
The 3rd Congress Hidden Hunger is a continuation of the successful, international event series “Congress Hidden Hunger“ which started in 2013.
In March 2017, a 3rd Congress Hidden Hunger will consider the question of how far the Post 2015-Agenda and other programs and measures adopted in 2015 to fight against world famine and poverty have already been implemented.
20-21 March 2017, London, United Kingdom
SMi presents the 2017 19th annual Superbugs & Superdrugs conference, taking place on 20 -21 March in Central London.
Expanding horizons on the growing threat of anti-microbial resistance (AMR) for almost two decades, the flagship show in the global Superbugs portfolio of events will once again play host to an international audience of scientific leaders, funding bodies and drug discovery specialists, providing a focal point to push industry collaboration through updates on clinical advancements and investment opportunities.