1. 23 Nov 2015
    25 Nov 2015

    23-25 November 2015, Ispra, Italy - 2 days.

    The workshop will focus on physico-chemical and biological characterisation of nanovectors in relation to their biological effect and biodistribution.

  2. 24 Nov 2015
    25 Nov 2015

    The Disaster Risk Management Knowledge Centre (DRMKC) is organising its first seminar, which will address important aspects of Disaster Risk Management including risk assessments, early warning, and the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction. Up to 100 experts from private and public organisations from the EU and international organisations are expected to participate in plenary and break-out sessions, with ample time for debate in round table discussions.

  3. 24 Nov 2015
    25 Nov 2015

    The conference covers all technical topics linked to the administration and control of the CAP direct aids such as controls with Remote Sensing (CwRS), Land Parcel Identification Systems (LPIS) management and quality assessment, permanent Ecological Focus Area (EFA) creation and management and more.

  4. 25 Nov 2015
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  5. 26 Nov 2015
    27 Nov 2015

    The workshop aims to bring together delegates, working on data related matters with emphasis on regional and urban development to discuss ways to better utilise recent developments in Europe, related to the establishment of data infrastructures.


  6. 3 Dec 2015

    First event on ¨Towards a Model of Sustainable Construction and Energy Efficient Buildings¨ - The construction sector represents more than 40% of energy consumption in Europe. Many European regions have launched interesting initiatives in this field, not only aware of its implications in the energy sector, but also those associated to the environment and the generation of quality employment.

  7. 4 Dec 2015
    In science policy, excellence is everywhere. Following the Research Excellence Framework, the UK’s Universities are all rushing to take credit for their ‘excellence’. The UK Government’s recent science and innovation strategy talks about “the importance of achieving excellence”. Who’d be against that? If quality is good then surely excellence is better? In November 2014, the ‘Rome declaration’ was published as part of Italy’s presidency of the European Union.
  8. 4 Dec 2015
    5 Dec 2015

    The IES has co-organised a high-level African soil event which will be held in the University of Leuven (KUL) in Belgium on 4 and 5 December. The event will mark the launch of the French edition of the Soil Atlas of Africa, and the launch of a striking six week 'Africa in Profile' exhibition which will be open in the cloister of the University of Leuven (KUL) from 4 December 2015 - 29 January 2016.


  9. 15 Dec 2015

    The objective of this workshop is to explore possible Energy Scenarios up to 2030-50 for the South Eastern Europe.

    The workshop should serve as an exchange of know how between policymakers, energy regulators, academics, energy companies, system modellers, consultants and other relevant stakeholders of this region.

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  10. 26 Jan 2016
    28 Jan 2016

    The aim of this workshop is to take stock of the progress made in enlargement countries on mapping and assessment of ecosystems and their services, to analyse gaps in knowledge and to initiate training activities on mapping and modelling ecosystem services using a tiered mapping approach. The workshop will increase the capacity of enlargement countries to meet their international obligations under the Convention of Biological Diversity and increase the role of the MAES activities as crucial input to the IPBES regional assessments.