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Events

Oct 25 2017
Brussls
(BE)

To address the challenges faced by the European railway industry with a focus on passenger experience, innovation and security, the Joint Research Centre (JRC), together with the European Standardisation Organisations CEN and CENELEC organise a workshop on “Railways of the future".  

The output of the event will allow to adjust standardization priorities and implementation roadmaps.

Oct 25 2017
Oct 26 2017
Mol
(BE)
From nuclear data to a reliable estimate of spent fuel decay heat: This topical day aims to bring together specialists in the field of nuclear decay heat data, (non-) destructive analysis of spent fuel and the end-users: designers and future operators of spent fuel repositories for intermediate and final disposal.
15th JRC Annual Training on Composite Indicators and Scoreboards 15th JRC Annual Training on Composite Indicators and Scoreboards
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Nov 06 2017
Nov 10 2017
Ispra
(IT)

The training (06-08 Nov) will offer the lessons learnt from the JRC assessments on more than 100 well-known composite indicators and scoreboards.

The training is open to all (researchers, policy analysts) with an interest in scoreboards, composite indicators and multi-criteria analysis. No registration fees.

Nov 06 2017
Nov 10 2017
Geel
(BE)

The fourth Neutron Resonance Analysis School will be hosted at the EC-JRC in Geel, Belgium from November 6th to 10th 2017.

This school is intended to provide an overview to the measurement and analysis techniques associated with neutron induced reactions alongside the nuclear theory governing these reactions.

Nov 06 2017
Nov 09 2017
Verbania Lake Maggiore, Italy
(IT)

The 2nd International Workshop on the European Atlas of Natural Radiation (IWEANR 2017) will be held in the town of Verbania, Italy, from Monday 6 November at 14:00 to Thursday 9 November at 16:00. The main aim of the workshop is to present the status and discuss progress of the European Atlas of Natural Radiation.

The Venue

Nov 15 2017
Nov 17 2017
Brussels
(BE)

To define the state of the art for quantitative measurement of food and nutrition security (F&NS) the Joint Research Centre (JRC) and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) organise an international conference.

Researchers, academics, professionals and decision makers are invited to this interdisciplinary forum to discuss and present quantitative methods for integrated F&NS measurement.

Nov 22 2017
Nov 24 2017
Ispra
(IT)

The scope of the course is

  • to give a general introduction to methods of identification and global sensitivity analysis,
  • their DYNARE implementation (identification toolbox and global sensitivity analysis toolbox) and
  • their application to Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium (DSGE) macroeconomic models.

Description

What is the stability region of a DSGE model? Which structural parameters mainly drive the unique saddle-path solution of DSGE models?

Nov 23 2017
Karlsruhe
(DE)

On the 23rd of November the JRC Karlsruhe will celebrate the 60th anniversary of the EURATOM treaty. The JRC will mark this milestone with a celebration dedicated to the Treaty’s achievements, particularly to  the role and benefits of EURATOM supporting research, safety and safeguarding the peaceful use of nuclear energy in Europe. The opening session will include a  welcoming of the Director  General and representatives of the Baden-Württemberg region and the city of Karlsruhe.

Science meets parliaments 2017 Science meets parliaments 2017
©EU 2017
Nov 28 2017
Brussels
(BE)
The European Parliament opens its doors to the Science meets Parliaments initiative to establish and improve a culture of evidence informed policy-making.
Nov 28 2017
Nov 29 2017
Gormanston, Co. Meath
(IE)

The JRC, in collaboration with the Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development (DG AGRI) and the Irish Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM), is pleased to announce the 23rd MARS Conference that will take place in Gormanston, Ireland, on 28 and 29 November 2017, from 9 am to 5 pm.

Please reserve these dates in your agenda.

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