Events

  1. 8 May 2015

    This high level conference will be the official launch of a series of discussions that the EU Scientific Steering Committee for Expo will follow during the course of the six months of the Expo. It will set in motion a process which will lead to a set of recommendations for decision makers on future priorities for research, development and innovation in the food and agricultural sector. This process will also indicate how the recommendations can best be implemented both within the EU institutions and beyond after the EXPO.

  2. 23 Jun 2015
    26 Jun 2015

    As part of the R&D Management conference "(Fast?) Connecting R&D", to take place in Pisa (Italy) in June 2015, you are invited to submit abstracts related to the conference track "The impact of international R&D links and research-intensive FDI: innovation, competitiveness and employment"

  3. 6 Jul 2015

    Through a workshop taking place at the EU Pavillion of EXPO Milano, the JRC will showcase some of the outcomes of the development of an EMAS Sectoral Reference Document on Best Environmental Management Practice for the agriculture sector. This work, developed by the JRC over the past 2 years with the involvement of a large number of experts from the sector, describes best practices that the agricultural sector can implement to improve its environmental performance, and contribute to sustainable food production.

  4. 1 Oct 2015
    2 Oct 2015

    The European Commission JRC-IPTS is organising the 5th European Conference on Corporate R&D and Innovation CONCORDi 2015 next 1-2 October 2015. The conference will focus on industrial research and innovation: evidence for policy. It will discuss the role of scientific analyses in the design and implementation of an EU industrial policy based on research, innovation and technological advancement.