Events

  1. 23 Nov 2015
    24 Nov 2015

    End of November/early December 2015, Athens, Greece (exact date to be confirmed)

    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.

  2. 17 Nov 2015
    18 Nov 2015

    The TM5-FASST tool  allows the user to evaluate how air pollutant emissions affect large scale pollutant concentrations and their impact on human health (mortalities, years of life lost) and crop yield.

  3. 21 Oct 2015
    22 Oct 2015

    This two-day conference brings together soil scientists and specialists in in the areas of communication and education in order to understand how best to raise awareness among an increasingly urbanised public and policy makers of the life-critical ecosystems services that are provided by soil.

  4. 9 Oct 2015

    At this one-day Conference in the EU Pavillion of the EXPO site, the JRC will give an overview of its activities in agricultural and agro-environmental monitoring, yield forecasting and early warning, deforestation and land use/land cover monitoring. While presentations will have a solid scientific content, they will be presented in such a way as to be understood by non-specialist EXPO visitors.

  5. 6 Oct 2015
    8 Oct 2015

    The JRC and the Italian LCA Network are organising a three-day scientific conference on Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) and food, to discuss the role of LCA and present the latest research on the EXPO 2015 topics.

    It will be held on 6-7 October 2015 at Stresa on the Lake Maggiore, in Italy; on 8 October 2015, a special session will be held in the EU Pavilion at the EXPO 2015 site in Milan.

    The conference topics to be addressed include:

  6. 6 Oct 2015
    7 Oct 2015

    The workshop will focus on the expansion of EASIN, especially by including offline databases that exist in institutes or national repositories and are not accessible to the scientific community.

  7. 30 Sep 2015

    The JRC, together with European Political Strategy Centre (EPSC), organises its annual conference bringing together experts, representatives from European institutions and Member States authorities, stakeholders from industry as well as academia addressing a broad audience.

  8. 18 Sep 2015
    19 Sep 2015

    The JRC is co-organising a two-day workshop on the Water-Food-Energy-Ecosystems Security Nexus, to be held in the CNR Research Area MI1 (18 September 2015) and the EU Pavillion on the EXPO site (19 September 2015).

  9. 22 Aug 2015
    30 Aug 2015

    The biannual meeting of the IUFRO Landscape Ecology Working Party will be held in Tartu, Estonia 23-30 August 2015.

    Within the main conference theme “Sustaining ecosystem services in forest landscapes”, many subthemes will be examined within the context of landscape mosaics with forests of all types – natural, plantation, and urban, including:

  10. 7 Aug 2015
    9 Aug 2015

    The JRC, in collaboration with Regione Lombardia, Piemonte, the FAO and ENSA, will hold a three-day exhibition in the Cascina Triulza of the Expo site from 7 to 9 August 2015, to present the importance of soil to the life and well-being of people and their environment.

    The exhibition will show many of the valuable services that soil provides, including the production of food, feed and fibre. No soil, no food!