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. 26 May 2016
    Speaker: Harro van Lente, Professor Science and Technology Studies, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
     
    In this lecture I will compare and contrast theories of technology from the fields of innovation studies and Science and Technology Studies (STS). Various theoretical strands have been developed from different disciplinary backgrounds and with specific aims. In general, theories mobilize concepts and offer storylines to convey a message to readers.
  3. 28 May 2016

    JRC Ispra will once again open its doors during the Open Day under the theme of 'Making Sense of Science'. This popular event is open to everyone – families, children, students and professionals alike.

  4. 6 Jun 2016
    10 Jun 2016

    A five days intersemester course on Nuclear Fuels. is organized within the framework of the EURATOM FP7 GENTLE project. The course comprises of Lectures by experts and Laboratory visits with practical training.

  5. 6 Jun 2016
    9 Jun 2016

    The EUBCE is the event in which the members of the bioenergy community can get a broad picture of the situation and trends emerging in today's market.

    The Conference provides a high-level scientific programme and parallel events which attract participants from a wide-ranging background: researchers, engineers, technologists, standards organisations, financial institutions, policy makers and decision makers.

  6. 7 Jun 2016
    9 Jun 2016

    The anual Datacentres Code of Conduct Awards will be delivered at the Datacloud Europe 2016 Congress and Exhibition in Monaco.

  7. 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).

  8. 14 Jun 2016
    16 Jun 2016

    The Google Earth Engine (GEE) User Summit 2016 will bring together researchers and educators in GIS and remote sensing technologies who have been using Google Earth Engine, or are interested in learning how to use Google Earth Engine for planetary-scale cloud-based geospatial analysis.

  9. 21 Jun 2016
    24 Jun 2016

    EU PVSEC is now one of the premiere PV conferences globally, attracting over 1000 papers and about 3000 participants each year. This year's event will be held in München, Germany from the 21st untill the 24th of June.

  10. 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.