Past events

  1. 26 Aug 2015
    28 Aug 2015

    The 8th International Conference on Energy Efficiency in Domestic Appliances and Lighting (EEDAL’15) will provide a unique forum to discuss and debate the latest developments in energy and environmental impact of residential appliances and lighting, heating and cooling equipment, ITC equipment, smart meters and smart grids, consumer behaviour, the policies and programmes adopted and planned, as well as the technical and commercial advances in the dissemination and penetration of technologies and solutions, particularly: energy efficient residential appliances, consumer electronics and ICT,

  2. 24 Aug 2015

    The JRC is organising a training course on modelling in support of quantitative fisheries science and advice. 

    JRC fisheries modelling experts will introduce about 20 students from all over Europe to the use of the open-source Fisheries Library in R (FLR), and the Assessment for All (a4a) modelling framework, a software tool developed under the lead of the JRC, in collaboration with other eminent international fisheries science institutions.

  3. 7 Aug 2015
    9 Aug 2015

    The JRC, in collaboration with Regione Lombardia, Piemonte, the FAO and ENSA, will hold a three-day exhibition in the Cascina Triulza of the Expo site from 7 to 9 August 2015, to present the importance of soil to the life and well-being of people and their environment.

    The exhibition will show many of the valuable services that soil provides, including the production of food, feed and fibre. No soil, no food!

  4. 2 Aug 2015
    6 Aug 2015

    The Society for Conservation Biology (SCB), with Agropolis International and the French Foundation for Research on Biodiversity (FRB), will host the 27th International Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB) and the 4th European Congress for Conservation Biology (ECCB) in Montpelier, France, from 2-6 August 2015.

    The joint meeting brings together the international community of conservation professionals to address conservation challenges and present new findings, initiatives, methods, tools and opportunities in conservation science and practice.

  5. 28 Jul 2015
    4 Aug 2015

    The School focuses on neutron instrumentation, mainly for large-scale facilities, though a session will be devoted to instrumentation at compact, accelerator-driven neutron facilities.

  6. 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.

  7. 14 Jul 2015
    17 Jul 2015

    The second edition of the FOSS4G Europe: Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial Open Innovation for Europe Conference will be held at the Politecnico di Milano in Como, Italy, 15-17 July 2015. A day of workshops will precede the conference on 14 July 2015, and a code sprint will close the event on 18 July 2015.

    The Conference aims to bring together FOSS4G users and developers worldwide and foster closer interactions with and amongst European communities in order to share ideas for improving geodata, software and applications openess.

  8. 13 Jul 2015
    14 Jul 2015

    The Monitoring Agricultural Resources (MARS) Unit of the Institute for Environment and Sustainability is organising a workshop on agroecology and ecological intensification for a sustainable food future, which will be held at the EXPO site in Milan and at the Joint Research Centre (JRC) in Ispra.

    The workshop aims to discuss the role of agroecology and ecological intensification in EU agriculture.

  9. 9 Jul 2015
    10 Jul 2015

    This hands-on course will be looking at the practice of public engagement in Europe, and takes place in Croatia.

  10. 10 Jul 2015

    The JRC, in close collaboration with scientists and policy makers from the UNECE Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution (LRTAP) and other key international organisations, is organising a conference on 'Sustainable food production and air pollution: reducing emissions generates many benefits', which will be held on the morning of 10 July 2015, in the Barceló Hotel, Milan