Events

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 10 Nov 2015
    13 Nov 2015

    The ISO TC 212 and its five working groups will meet to further develop standards and technical specifications in the field of clinical laboratory testing and in vitro diagnostic test systems.

    This includes standardization of aspects of quality management and competency for medical laboratories and point-of-care testing, and guidance for collection, transport and storage of patient samples; traceability, harmonization and uncertainty of medical laboratory examination results; clinical evidence for IVD products; pre-examination processes for nucleic acid diagnostics; and biorisk management systems.

  5. 2 Sep 2015
    4 Sep 2015

    The 3-day summer school will bring together scientists and policy-makers from the field of energy to learn how to better use evidence for policy-making.

  6. 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:

  7. 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.

  8. 12 Nov 2015
    13 Nov 2015

    The workshop with key experts will explore which non communicable disease prevention areas are 1) more amenable to public health economics studies and 2) more likely to provide better and faster return.

  9. 21 Sep 2015
    22 Sep 2015

    This workshop will take insights from behavioural economics to discuss how public health systems could be designed to work cost efficient to the benefit of the citizens.

  10. 10 Sep 2015
    11 Sep 2015

    A two-day workshop on road transport emissions modelling will take place, providing participants with background information on the subject.