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The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
The 2018 JRC workshop on checks and management of agricultural land in the Integrated Administration and Control System (IACS) will be organised from Monday 28 May (14:00) to Wednesday 30 May (16:00) in Vilnius, Lithuania.
The workshop is co-hosted by the Lithuanian Agricultural Information and Rural Business Centre (VIC).
The purpose of the workshop is to bring together the technical experts from the Member States and the European Commission to find appropriate solutions and foster innovative developments.
The 2018 IACS workshop will address some recurrent and persistent weaknesses that remain in some systems. Addressing these weaknesses will help to prepare the systems for the introduction of monitoring as means to substitute on-the-spot checks (OTSCs).
Monday (28 May) morning will start with a side event on
In the afternoon the workshop opens with plenary sessions on the 2018 Technical Guidance and the development of the common technical specifications for monitoring.
Tuesday (29 May) will be devoted to discussions in small groups, each addressing one of the following topics:
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On Wednesday (30 May) there will be a plenary session on the previous working group outcomes and on recent technical developments.
OUTCOME OF THE WORKSHOP
The technical presentations from the capacity-building training on radar imagery by Guido Lemoine, JRC are published on WikiCAP https://marswiki.jrc.ec.europa.eu/wikicap/index.php/Capacity_building_fo...
The preparatory presentations, reports and outcome of the six discussion sessions are published on WikiCAP https://marswiki.jrc.ec.europa.eu/wikicap/index.php/Vilnius_discussion