Past events

  1. 4 Oct 2015

    De Europese Commissie neemt deel aan de Open Bedrijvendag op 4 oktober 2015 - The European Commission participates in the national event Open Bedrijvendag on 4 October 2015


  2. 1 Oct 2015
    2 Oct 2015

    The European Commission JRC-IPTS is organising the 5th European Conference on Corporate R&D and Innovation CONCORDi 2015 next 1-2 October 2015.

    The conference will focus on industrial research and innovation: evidence for policy. It will discuss the role of scientific analyses in the design and implementation of an EU industrial policy based on research, innovation and technological advancement.

  3. 1 Oct 2015

    Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS, civil drones) are increasingly being used in Europe and it has become clear that their future innovative potential will have a direct impact on different EU policy areas.

  4. 30 Sep 2015

    Resilience determines the capacity to successfully deal with difficult events and to adapt and overcome adversity, and in a changing world creates stability, which in turn promotes job creation, economic growth and environmental sustainability.

    Science plays a key role in this continuous process of building a resilient, stable, competitive and prosperous Europe.

  5. 30 Sep 2015

    The Ministry of Health in Luxembourg is organising a Food Contact Materials conference on the 30th September in Luxembourg-City as part of its Presidency of the Council of the European Union. The conference is bringing together different representatives working in the food contact materials area such as the European Commission, the European Parliament, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), Member States experts and representatives from the industry. The main focus lies on safety and innovation.

  6. 29 Sep 2015

    The first JRC annual lecture will be opened by European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, Tibor Navracsics, and delivered by Alan Belward, head of the JRC's land resource management unit, with Claudia Olazabal, head of DG Environment's agriculture, forests and soil unit as discussant.

  7. 24 Sep 2015
    25 Sep 2015

    The JRC is organising this workshop under the Microbial Community-based sequencing analysis linked to anthropogenic pressures (MicroCokit), within the framework of the FP7 Marie Curie Action: "Industry Academia Partnerships and Pathways (IAPP)" project.

  8. 24 Sep 2015
    25 Sep 2015

    For two days, Dubrovnik will play host to a number of international experts on water who together with city representatives not only from the Balkans and Eastern Europe but also Turkey and the Middle East will address one of the principal global challenges of the twenty-first century; water and how our most valuable natural resource is managed.

  9. 21 Sep 2015
    22 Sep 2015

    This workshop will take insights from behavioural economics to discuss how public health systems could be designed to work cost efficient to the benefit of the citizens.

  10. 22 Sep 2015

    JRC-IPTS is active in developing data analytics applications for evidence-based policy advice, with a focus on the ICT industry in Europe. Work performed in this field includes tools and methods used to identify EU poles of excellence in ICTs and still ongoing trials with knowledge discovery, pattern recognition, semantic analysis and visualisation techniques. It is addressing diverse aspects such as innovation networks, technology co-evolution or the profiling of ICT techno-economic segments.