27-30 June 2016, Berlin
The ‘Marine Microbiome – Discovery & Innovation’ is a unique event which brings the worlds of industry and science in the field of marine biotechnology face-to-face in a format designed to facilitate the sharing of experiences.
The latest discoveries and innovations from the academic world will be shared with industry with the aim of generating new commercial opportunities.
Likewise industry is invited to share with academia the challenges and opportunities for viable commercialisation in this area, exploring emerging needs and avenues for future innovation. This conference is the place to be to find out about the treasures of the marine microbiome and to talk to the right people and extend your network.
Representatives from industry, politics and academia are invited to come together to discuss effective transfer of novel research discoveries in the field of marine biotechnology. All delegates will be provided access to the Brella networking tool, which matches up people with similar interests, making networking time more efficient and productive.
Attractions include: a plenary programme with key figures from the sector informing you about the latest trends and main issues; an interactive industry exhibition featuring MaCuMBA ‘hardware’; science-industry round table discussions; moderated panel discussions and one-to-one meetings.
27-28 June 2016, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Orchestrating digital leadership For the seventh consecutive year CIONET gathers over 200 top thought leaders and IT professionals around vital topics to make digital leaders more successful in the immediate future.
This yearly conference has grown to become the most inspiring and insightful event of the year! With its interactive workshops, multiple CIO speeches, keynote addresses and networking opportunities, this event has proven to be an invaluable opportunity for CIO's around to globe to get new ideas and insights.
29 June 2016, Brussels
Digital transformation presents a new set of challenges that require novel approaches to integrate new technologies including internet of things, cloud computing, cybersecurity and big data.
Engage and learn how senior level executives are making the digital shift in the energy, manufacturing and transport sectors.
29-30 June 2016, Valencia, Spain
Vision2020: The Horizon Network will hold its second Climate Helix Event at University of Valencia Botanic Garden, on 29th and 30th June, kindly hosted by Institute for Ceramic Technology (ITC-Instituto de Tecnología Cerámica) and Climate KIC Spain.
The objective of the event, which is free to all attendees, is to promote networking between researchers and business representatives in order to form consortia for the forthcoming Horizon 2020 funding opportunities.
18 April 2016, Brussels
The European Fruit Juice Association and the PHBOTTLE consortium invites you to a half day workshop dedicated to discussing biopolymers and their use in food and non‐food packaging applications.
The EU-funded PHBOTTLE project set out to develop a new bottle made of PHB (Polyhydroxybutyrate) which was obtained from fermentation of wastewater from juice processing industries. The project was funded by the European Union under the Seventh Framework Programme.
The aim of this Workshop, apart from showing the project results, is to learn from other companies dealing with biopolymers, food and packaging, their developments and efforts on this field.
14-15 April 2016, Amsterdam
Borders blur. Disciplines merge. Barriers come down. The 21st century is a time of repositioning, and there is a key role to play for heritage. How do we (re)present ourselves, our public, our archives, our countries and our institutes?
This is the RICHES final conference, presenting the project results together with inspiring keynote speakers who will reflect and explore collaboratively future visions of heritage.
Participation will be central, with experience of inspiring examples first hand in the city of Amsterdam. Through urban safaris and visits to heritage sites, all conference participants will be able to see best practices in action, and policy recommendations will be delivered to support this.
14-15 April 2016, Brussels
On 14 and 15 April, an EC workshop was held in Brussels to present the results of EU funded research & innovation projects in the field of the Factories of the Future Public-Public Private Partnership (FoF cPPP).
The aim was to present the impact achieved by the ongoing projects and to identify the ways to maximise the benefits of project clusters.
The presentations can be downloaded from this website.
The EU is funding the FoF cPPP to promote a new production paradigm based on distributed, agile, smart and sustainable manufacturing systems. The projects aim at developing innovative technologies to create a sustainable, competitive, human-centred and customer-focused manufacturing industry in Europe.
12-14 April 2016, Nottingham, UK
The conference will look at the nuclear cycle from cradle to grave with a focus on current reactor systems, future systems and fuels, advanced fuel cycles and the new challenges of decommissioning and waste management.
Call for papers under the following broad themes:
Visit the website for full details