European Research Area
Food, agriculture and fisheries, and biotechnology
Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)
Key Enabling Technologies
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
New materials and new production technologies
SME - Small and Medium-sized Enterprises
Science with and for Society
Socio-Economic Sciences and Humanities
The Future of Europe is Science – high-level conference
6-7 October 2014, Lisbon
This two-day conference was opened by José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission.
Bringing together actors from the world of science, industry and society, the conference aimed to take stock of European achievements in science over the past 10 years. World-class scientists have debated with industrialists and political figures on key questions:
How will we keep healthy? How are we going to live, learn, work and interact in the future? How will we produce and consume and how will we manage resources?
Over the course of the two days, the role science, technology and innovation can play in societal well-being and its potential to stimulate growth, jobs and business development opportunities for Europe has been discussed.
CPhI Pre-Connect 2014
6 October 2014, Paris, France
Comprised of modules on the latest and hottest topics in the industry, the Pre-Connect Congress is where the pharmaceutical industry meets before CPhI Worldwide.
The Congress offers you the exclusive opportunity to meet senior executives and influential speakers from across the pharma industry to gain a head start on your networking in an informative and interactive environment.
Delegates interested in attending more than one module will be able to attend an entire day of inspiring talks.
Sustainable Places 2014
1-3 October 2014, Nice, France
Sustainable Places 2014 builds on the successful “ICT for Sustainable Places” conference held in Nice in September 2013. It will focus on energy efficiency at building, district and city levels. The event will be composed of: - the 2nd EC DG CONNECT workshop on eeBuilding Key Performance Indicators - the EuropIA.14 colloquia on Architecture and City Design - presentations & workshops on innovative business models, technologies, modeling and monitoring for sustainable buildings, districts and cities.
Sustainable Places 2014 will enable to access up-to-date information, assess outcomes from the most advanced research & innovation projects, discuss possible synergies, and envision possible standards evolution. It will be a key opportunity for delegates to meet and network with high quality keynote speakers (from CSTB, CEA, Arup, Intel and CalCon), as well as with architects, building designers, energy consultants, and urban planners.
3rd International Conference on Antimicrobial Research - ICAR2014
1-3 October 2014, Madrid
ICAR2014 will be a forum to communicate current research priorities and progress, and to identify new approaches and research opportunities in antimicrobial research.
European Biogas Association Conference
30 September - 2 October 2014, Alkmaar region, The Netherlands
The biannual European Biogas Conference covers a broad range of topics related to biogas, from production to utilisation, with plenty of room for networking between representatives from research, industry and production. There will be an exhibition and a poster session.
Topics include European policy issues, biomethane, digestate use, sustainability of biogas and bioeconomy. With this event we strive to unite biogas experience and share latest information on policies, industry developments, innovation and legislation.