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Past Events

Jul 16 2018
Jul 27 2018

The ten-day course will cover all aspects of satellite navigation, including 

  • theory of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS),
  • threats to satnav systems,
  • patents and intellectual property,
  • creation of satnav-based businesses.

The main emphasis of the course will be the development of a group business project, building on an innovative idea to take in the planning of the product or service, its technical realisation and finally its marketing to customers.

“Sharing science: towards new horizons” - JRC at the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) 2018
©ESOF, 2018
Jul 09 2018
Jul 14 2018

The Joint Research Centre (JRC) will be present at the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) in Toulouse with an exciting programme combining science talks, workshops, TED type talks and Pecha Kucha presentations.


Attend the largest interdisciplinary meeting on science & innovation in Europe!

Register via the ESOF website

Registration is open until 09 July 2018.

Jul 09 2018
Jul 13 2018

The ELINDER 'Decommissioning Summer School' is addressed to undergraduate students in the area of engineering, science and technology.

The course will give in 5 days an overview of the important issues related to nuclear decommissioning and waste management.

The course includes visits of the nuclear installations from JRC-Ispra and practical illustrative cases studies.

The participation is free of charge, interested students should complete the application form and will be selected on this basis.

Jul 04 2018
Jul 05 2018

The workshop is organised by the European Commission (DG JRC) in collaboration with the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture of Zagreb University, the Centre for Technology Transfer Ltd. and the Croatian Agency for SMEs, Innovation and Investments (HAMAG-BICRO).

Jun 25 2018

The European Commission’s Knowledge Centre on Migration and Demography (KCMD) and the IOM's Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC) will launch the Big Data for Migration Alliance (BD4M) to advance discussions on how to harness the potential of big data sources for the analysis of migration and its relevance for policymaking, while ensuring the ethical use of data and the protection of individuals’ privacy.

Jun 25 2018
Jun 29 2018

SciArt is a project joining art and science to support EU policy making.

The flagship initiative of the SciArt project is the "Resonances" festival. The 2019 Resonances III theme is "big data".

With SciArt, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) brings together artists, scientists and policymakers.

At the Resonances festivals artists and scientist collaborate to exhibit artistic installations.

Jun 11 2018
Jun 12 2018

The STC gives advice on all nuclear-related matters, based on the Articles 4, 7 and 8 of the Treaty, dealing respectively with research, training and the Joint Research Centre. Its members are appointed by the Council following nomination by the Member States, but its members are named in their personal capacity and thus should not act as national representatives.

Samo 2018
Jun 11 2018
Jun 15 2018

This Tenth Summer School on Sensitivity Analysis, organised by the Joint Research Centre (JRC), aims to illustrate the motivations to conduct Sensitivity Analysis on simulation models

It offers accessible treatment of the techniques used in Global Sensitivity Analysis.

The programme will start from the first principles and will guide the students through the full range of recommended practices with exercises and application examples.

MFTS2018 brings together representatives of policy, industry and science to discuss the latest advances in the field of traffic management
©European Commission, 2017
Jun 11 2018
Jun 12 2018

The 2nd Symposium on Management of Future Motorway and Urban Traffic Systems (MFTS2018) will be hosted by the Joint Research Centre (JRC) in Ispra (Italy).

On two days, 11 and 12 June 2018, representatives of policy, industry and science will discuss the latest advances in the field of traffic management. 

MFTS2018 aims to give answers to

Energy Storytelling at EUSEW
©European Union, 2018
Jun 06 2018

In the context of the EUSEW 2018 Policy Conference, the European Commission's Joint Research Centre organises the workshop "Energy storytelling: why stories matter to scientists and policy-makers in energy policy".


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