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Events

Sep 21 2017
Sep 23 2017
Thessaloniki
(GR)

The Thessaloniki Innovation Camp on Resilience 2017 aims to develop grassroots ideas and projects on how to improve resilience and systematically address risks to the safety and well-being of citizens.

The camp offers the opportunity for participants coming from academia, business, civil society and local governance to reflect on how to better deal with societal shocks and stresses.

Participation is free of charge for all people with the desire to develop creative ideas into innovative societal solutions.

Resonances II - Fair/Fear Resonances II - Fair/Fear
©European Union, 2017
Sep 22 2017
Oct 22 2017
Milan
(IT)

"All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights." (UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights)

How can we build a fair world? Science and art (SciArt) meet to provoke conversation and inspire answers to this question at the second Resonances exhibition about Fair/Fear.

Resonances II is a mix of debates, performances, conferences and an exhibition organised by the European Commission's science and knowledge service, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) and the Museo Nazionale della Scienza e Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci.

Sep 25 2017
Sep 29 2017
Amsterdam
(NL)

The EU PVSEC is the largest international conference for photovoltaic research, technologies and applications, and at the same time a top international PV Industry Exhibitions. It gathers the global PV community to conduct business, to network and to present and discuss the latest developments and innovations in photovoltaics. It is the world renowned science-to-science, business-to-business and science-to-industry platform with a full and only focus on the global PV solar sector.

Sep 25 2017
Sep 27 2017
Ispra
(IT)

The European Commission will organize conformity and interoperability tests for eMRTDs together with a conference on 25th and 26th September 2017. It will be held in the European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC) premises in Ispra, Italy. The tests will focus on the the latest access control specifications (e.g. the operation of the PACE protocol with Chip Authentication).

JRC Annual Lecture 2017 - Ignorance and the Community of Knowledge JRC Annual Lecture 2017 - Ignorance and the Community of Knowledge
©European Union, 2017
Sep 25 2017
Brussels
(BE)
The role of evidence in politics: Motivated reasoning and persuasion among politicians
Sep 26 2017
Brussels
(BE)

JRC scientist Jean-Noël DRUON has been invited to be a guest speaker at the Event "Copernicus Marine Service:  An EU asset for sustainable oceans", hosted by the European Parliament Intergroup on "Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainable Development" and the MEPs Pavel Poc, Françoise Grossetête and Ricardo Serrão Santos at the European Parliament in Brussels on 26 September 2017.

Conference poster
Sep 26 2017
Brussels
(BE)
The conference aims to produce a set of clear recommendations for successful evidence-informed policy making.
Sep 27 2017
Sep 29 2017
Seville
(ES)

The biennial European Conference on Corporate R&D and Innovation proposes a 3 days programme networking with researchers from nearly 30 universities and technological institutes from across the world: Europe, North and South America. 

The plenary and parallel sessions will also host international financial institutions, corporations and policy representatives from the US Patent and Trademark Office, the OECD or the European Commission.

Sep 28 2017
Ispra
(EU)

This webinar, organised by the Joint Research Centre, will give participants the opportunity to follow the conversation with some of the authors of a new book on how complex systems and social practice theories reframe the issue of energy sustainability in the time of renewables.

Sep 29 2017
Oct 15 2017
Ispra
(IT)

The Joint Research Centre intends to present its nuclear decommissioning activities and the new interim storage facility for radiological waste at its Ispra site (Italy). This initiative aims at informing local communities and stakeholders about the planned and on-going activities on nuclear decommissioning, making them more transparent and accessible to the public at large while being in compliance with the relevant Italian legislation in the nuclear field and the European Commission's transparency policy.

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