As part of the R&D Management conference "(Fast?) Connecting R&D", to take place in Pisa (Italy) in June 2015, you are invited to submit abstracts related to the conference track "The impact of international R&D links and research-intensive FDI: innovation, competitiveness and employment"
The theme of this 8th meeting will be agri-food, in line with Expo Milano 2015's theme "Feeding the planet, energy for life". Practical examples and innovative initiatives will be presented to illustrate the potential of technology transfer in this area.
Every two years the JRC-ITU organises Summer Schools on Actinide Science at its laboratories in Karlsruhe. Young researchers from all over the world have participated in lectures, laboratory visits and demonstrations. The 8th Summer School will be held from the 15th to the 19th of June 2015.
A LEDS Global Partnership Regional Workshop hosted by the AFOLU Working Group
DIY Science includes a great variety of tendencies, variously described as amateur, ‘garage’, ‘citizens’, ‘extreme citizen’ and activist. Although now small and marginal, they will surely grow, along with their challenges to mainstream science.There will be problems to be resolved, as established science loses its monopoly of accredited status in the provision of knowledge and advice. But the challenge should be productive of new thinking and new practices, enriching science in many ways as the two streams interact.
The Energy, Water and Climate Change in the Mediterranean (EWACC) -Building Bridges between Europe, the Middle East and North Africa Conference, will be held in Nicosia, Cyprus, from 15-17 June 2015.
The EWACC-Building Bridges initiative, organised by the Cyprus Institute, aims to foster sustainable development and enable new partnerships in the Euro-Mediterranean region. The Conference will bring together a broad range of expertise, including distinguished scientists from various research fields, the private sector, policy makers, funding agencies and high-level officials.
The 8th European Congress on Regional Geoscientific Cartography and Information Systems (EUREGEO), co-organised by the JRC, will be held in Barcelona on 15-17 June 2015. It continues the dialogue started in 1994 by the European Regions of Bavaria, Catalonia and Emilia-Romagna, the Joint Research Centre (EC) and EuroGeoSurveys, and will serve as a platform for experts from regional and national geological surveys, universities, research institutes and the economy, building a bridge between scientific research and practical application.
“The New Risk Management Paradigm: How Investments, Financial Stability and Regulation will shape the European and Global Financial Markets”
Eight annual meeting of The Risk Banking and Finance Society