Past events

  1. 4 May 2015

    This webinar presents an innovative tool developed by the JRC to map human settlements using earth observation data: the Global Human Settlement Layer (GHSL).

  2. 23 Apr 2015
    24 Apr 2015

    The workshop seeks to collect state of the art insights from behavioural economics which could be used to stimulate an increase in tax compliance—taking into account country-specific background factors.

  3. 22 Apr 2015
    24 Apr 2015

    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.

  4. 19 Apr 2015
    23 Apr 2015

    The Global Soil Week is a unique collaborative conference and knowledge platform for sustainable soil management and responsible land governance worldwide. This year’s Global Soil Week will highlight the importance of land and soil to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals in this the United-Nations-designated International Year of Soils.

     

    The JRC Soil Resource Assessment Project is contributing by leading three sessions:

  5. 15 Apr 2015
    19 Apr 2015

    The "45èmes Journées des Actinides" brings together experts from all fields related to actinides, young scientists and students, stimulates the presentation and dissemination of new results as well as discussions and collaborations.

  6. 16 Apr 2015
    17 Apr 2015

    A workshop organised by the JRC together with the University of Birmingham will explore the education and training needs in nuclear decommissioning.

  7. 16 Apr 2015
    17 Apr 2015

    In 2014, the European regional branch of the UN Global Geospatial Information Management (UNGGIM Europe) was set up. One of its main objectives is to build harmonised reference data for Europe, in order to contribute to sustainable development goals.


    The efforts of EU countries in the implementation of the INSPIRE Directive are a useful starting point for setting out to achieve the UNGGIM Europe objectives. However, EU legislation is not mandatory in Eastern European partnership countries, whose specificities need to be taken into account.

  8. 12 Apr 2015
    17 Apr 2015

    The EGU General Assembly 2015 will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences. The EGU aims to provide a forum where scientists, especially early career researchers, can present their work and discuss their ideas with experts in all fields of geoscience. The EGU is looking forward to cordially welcoming you in Vienna!

  9. 13 Apr 2015
    17 Apr 2015

    The JRC hosts the meetings of two working groups of the European Electronic Communications Committee (ECC). Fifty delegates from EU and non-EU countries meet in Ispra to discuss a variety of technical radio regulation matters .

  10. 15 Apr 2015
    16 Apr 2015

    The fundamental knowledge and the awareness gap which exists within many key policy areas is indeed a major barrier to the implementation of both EU policy, and technology. Although the importance of this issue is recognised, the investment of manpower and finances remains relatively small compared to the investments in technology development, which is often never implemented due to public discourse. Engaging the general public requires a better understanding and communication among the economic, political, social and scientific actors.