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Eu flag and building Improved, standardised tools for hazard risk and resilience assessment
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Dec 14 2017
Dec 16 2017
Brussels
(BE)

The Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission in close collaboration with NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology, US Department of Commerce) and Colorado State University is organizing the 2ndInternational Workshop on Modelling of Physical, Economic and Social Systems for Resilience Assessment in 14-16 of December 2017.

Nov 15 2017
Nov 17 2017
Brussels
(BE)

The Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) are jointly organising an International Conference on Quantitative Methods for Integrated Food and Nutrition Security Measurements.

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.

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.
Sep 27 2017
Sep 29 2017
Seville
(ES)

On occasion of its tenth anniversary, CONCORDi 2017 aims to present and discuss both theoretical and empirical contributions relevant to corporate R&D, innovation and technological advancement.

The Conference will be structured in plenary sessions (with interventions by invited speakers and round-table panellists), parallel sessions (with presenters selected following the call for papers) and posters sessions.

There will be no conference registration fee.

Conference poster
Sep 26 2017
Brussels
(BE)

The interaction between science and policy has never been straightforward. But this relationship has been further complicated by the current post-fact debate. As the Commission's Vice-President, Frans Timmermans, noted recently, "a new crisis has come along … the crisis of evidence and facts … we cannot simply answer a demand for a politics of emotions with a strengthened politics of facts". This crisis is a challenge for the whole of society, not only scientists, experts, the media and policymakers, but also for politicians.

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).

Sep 21 2017
Ferrara
(IT)

The RemTech Europe - European Conference on remediation markets and technologies is scheduled for 21September 2017 in the beautiful town of Ferrara, near Bologna (in the North-East of Italy). It is promoted by RemTech Expo, the most important Italian event on remediation technologies (20-23 September, www.remtechexpo.com ) and the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC).

Sep 13 2017
Sep 15 2017
Enschede
(NL)

Open, inclusive and consistent data are needed for assessing humanity’s impact on the planet, access to resources, and exposure to risk. New knowledge is needed in order to translate these new data into actionable information to support decision making by governments, organizations and individuals.

The 2017 Human Planet Forum will take place in Enschede, Netherlands, 13-15 September 2017. The forum is open to established and potential partners interested to engage with the GEO Human Planet.

Sep 11 2017
Sep 15 2017
Ispra
(IT)

The 9th International Summer School on Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management will take place from 11 - 15 September 2017 at the Joint Research Centre (JRC) in Ispra, Italy, Auditorium Building 58c.

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