Events

  1. 26 May 2016
    27 May 2016

    The 9th Plenary Meeting of the European Technology Transfer Offices (TTO) Circle will take place in San Sebastian (Spain), which is the European Capital of Culture for 2016.  The JRC is organising this meeting in collaboration with Tecnalia.

    The meeting will focus on two main topics:

    Connection of early stage smart investors with technological start-ups in innovation ecosystems

  2. 14 Jun 2016

    Many Intellectual Property platforms have been created with various degrees of success but no widely recognised institution exists that can help owners wanting to sell or license their Intellectual Property or support buyers in identifying IP that they may be interested in purchasing.

    This state of affairs perpetuates a situation in the Intellectual Property market in which costs are high and deals are made only following extensive negotiation (often on the basis of non-transparent price structures).

  3. 21 Jun 2016

    This presentation argues that in order to understand Big Data and its societal consequences, a combination of ethical and epistemological analysis is needed as certain ethical implications – e.g., related to issues of anonymity and privacy – can only be properly assessed if the underlying epistemic practices – e.g., new ways of re-identification and de-anonymization – are recognized and taken into account.

  4. 4 Jul 2016
    8 Jul 2016

    The Ninth Summer school on sensitivity analysis will be organised by the Joint Research Centre and the University of Naples Federico II. The school will be held in Capri Island at the Congress Centre of the University of Naples.

  5. 8 Nov 2016

    Following on from the success of Science meets parliaments in 2015, the JRC will organise the 2016 edition on 8 November 2016 in Brussels.

    The event will bring together Members of the European Parliament (MEP) and scientists in a series of bilateral meetings, as well as the now established Science and Technology Options Assessment (STOA) MEP-Scientist Pairing Scheme.


    Programme to be announced shortly.