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. 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.

  3. 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:

  4. 26 Jul 2015
    31 Jul 2015

    Hosted by the IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society, the International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium 2015 (IGARSS 2015) will be held from 26-31 July 2015 at the Convention Centre in Milan, Italy.

    The conference, organised by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society and the IGARSS Organising Committee, is the world's premier symposium on the subject of remote sensing. The main theme highlights the role of remote sensing for assessing, monitoring, and managing risks related to natural disasters.

  5. 13 Jul 2015
    14 Jul 2015

    The Monitoring Agricultural Resources (MARS) Unit of the Institute for Environment and Sustainability is organising a workshop on agroecology and ecological intensification for a sustainable food future, which will be held at the EXPO site in Milan and at the Joint Research Centre (JRC) in Ispra.

    The workshop aims to discuss the role agroecology and ecological intensification in EU agriculture.

     

  6. 16 Jun 2015
    18 Jun 2015

    A LEDS Global Partnership Regional Workshop hosted by the AFOLU Working Group

  7. 1 Jun 2015
    3 Jun 2015

    The Second Global Forest Observations Initiative of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO-GFOI-SilvaCarbon) Workshop on Time Series Analysis for Forest Cover Change, organised by the US Government SilvaCarbon program, will be held in Brazzaville, the Republic of Congo, from 1-3 June 2015. The workshop aims to:

  8. 27 May 2015
    29 May 2015

    The 17th International Symposium on Landscape Ecology, organised by the Institute of Landscape Ecology, Slovak Ecological Society and Constantine the Philosopher University, will be held in Nitra, Slovakia, from 27-29 May 2015.

    This symposium aims to explore the current concepts and trends in landscape ecology and the links to other landscape-related issues.

    JRC scientist Peter Vogt will give an oral presentation on latest JRC-research on landscape fragmentation assessment schemes.

  9. 27 May 2015
    29 May 2015

    The workshop addresses European urbanization typologies and global urbanization trends and challenges from the point of view of reference data available, policy requirements, spatial planning recommendations and case studies.

    The event aims to bring together planners from international and national practice, from academia and policy, to discuss how new mapping tools can inform the design of spatial planning, and promote best practice, bridging the urban/rural spectrum.