Navigation path

The European Commission is closed for the Christmas and New Year holidays.
There will be no changes on the site until 5 January 2015.

In the meantime, may we wish you a very Happy Christmas!

RSSNew Events - most recently added events appear first in this feed. There is also a feed for past events.

There are lots more events (in the area of molecular life sciences) on the EMBO calendar

Suggest an event

If you would like an event to be listed in the calendar, you can suggest an event by filling in the form.

Please note that it must be relevant to the Research and Innovation activities of the European Union.

You can use the same form to request a change to an existing event.

Events by theme

You have disabled Javascript. This means that the tabs above do not do anything and the page is longer than with Javascript since it shows future and past events at once (though only five of each per page). For a shorter, simpler, tabbed version of the page, enable Javascript again.

Events earlier this year

You are here: Events > 2011 >
Last update: 18 December 2014
Events 5-8 of 91 – Page:

COP 17 Side Event of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO)

2 December 2011, COP17, Durban, CCR Expo Convention Center - Room Umfolozi

The objective of the Event is to inform the Parties to the UNFCCC as well as the other interested entities and civil society on the advances of the GEO initiatives aimed at better understanding the global carbon cycle in the climate and at supporting countries in monitoring their forest resources andimplementing national MRV systems for REDD+.
The Group on Earth Observations is a voluntary partnership of governments and international
organizations that is coordinating efforts to build a Global Earth Observation System of Systems
(GEOSS). It provides a framework within which these partners can coordinate their Earth observation strategies and investments, share their data, and develop new projects. In this way, GEO aims to ensure that decision makers have full access to the cross-cutting data and information that they need for addressing critical global issues.

The International Year of Chemistry - closing ceremony

1 December 2011, Brussels

The IYC closing ceremony will emphasize the creativity and the potential of Chemistry to address the challenges facing our societies. High level speakers, including Commissioner Máire Geoghegan-Quinn,  and young leaders will explore and debate how chemistry is vital for solving our most critical global problems including food, water, health, energy, habitat, and more.

CityMobil conference: innovative solutions for urban transport

1 December 2011, Brussels, Belgium

CityMobil is celebrating the end of its five year programme on the development and demonstration of innovative transport technologies for urban areas with a workshop showing results.

Experiences from several operating systems will be shared and we invite you to be involved in a panel discussion on the implementation of automated transport systems.

Third General Assembly of SNETP

29-30 November 2011, Warsaw

The third General Assembly of SNETP (Sustainable Nuclear Energy Technology Platform) will take place in Warsaw on November 29 & 30, 2011, hosted by the Polish Ministry of Economy.
The aim of this event is to bring together the member organisations representing the various stakeholders of nuclear fission research. As for previous editions, the event is open to the public and external stakeholders, including representatives of European institutions and Member States, as well as journalists from specialised press.

Events 5-8 of 91 – Page: