EU Science Hub

Past Events

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.


The scientific programme covers topics such as:

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".

Conference on Higher Education and Smart Specialisation
©European Commission, 2018
Jun 05 2018

The objective of the conference is to show how regional partnerships involving universities and other higher education institutions (HEIs) can drive Smart Specialisation Strategies. It brings together the outcomes of two related projects: Higher Education for Smart Specialisation (HESS), managed by the European Commission's Joint Research Centre in cooperation with DG Education and Culture, and Thinking Smart, an Erasmus+ funded consortium of European HEIs.

Jun 04 2018
Jun 05 2018

Exploring new challenges of policymaking and future-oriented frames and methods to respond to them is the aim of the Joint Research Centre (JRC) FTA2018 conference - Future in the making.

FTA 2018 is a two day event taking place at The Square Business Center in Brussels.


The webstreaming shows:

May 28 2018
May 30 2018

The 2018 JRC workshop on checks and management of agricultural land in the Integrated Administration and Control System (IACS) will be organised from Monday 28 May (14:00) to Wednesday 30 May (16:00) in Vilnius, Lithuania.

The workshop is co-hosted by the Lithuanian Agricultural Information and Rural Business Centre (VIC).

#Blockchain4EU – Final Event
©European UNion, 2018
May 24 2018

The event Blockchain for Industrial Transformations will bring togehter Blockchain stakeholders, interested parties and high level policymakers.

The final event of #Blockchain4EU will take place on May 24 2018 at the Berlaymont (Schuman Room), Brussels.


The main goals of the event are to:

May 23 2018

This session, included in the Latin American Studies Association (LASA) Congress 2018, will present research work emerging from the implementation of smart specialisation in the EU, its adaptation in Latin America as well as opportunities for cooperation and challenges in both sides.

1. Entrepreneurial Discovery Process in Brasilia. Neantro Saavedra (University of Tsukuba) and Javier Gómez (JRC, European Commission),

2. Industrial complexes in Mexico and smart specialisation. Amado Villarreal González (Escuela de Gobierno y Transformación Publica, Tecnológico de Monterrey)

©Innogrid2020+, 2018
May 15 2018
May 16 2018

Innogrid2020+ is an EU event on innovation in electricity networks, co-organised by the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity (ENTSO-E) and the European Distribution System Operators for Smart Grids (EDSO).