Past events

  1. 26 Nov 2015
    27 Nov 2015

    The workshop aims to bring together delegates, working on data related matters with emphasis on regional and urban development to discuss ways to better utilise recent developments in Europe, related to the establishment of data infrastructures.


  2. 24 Nov 2015
    25 Nov 2015

    The conference covers all technical topics linked to the administration and control of the CAP direct aids such as controls with Remote Sensing (CwRS), Land Parcel Identification Systems (LPIS) management and quality assessment, permanent Ecological Focus Area (EFA) creation and management and more.

  3. 24 Nov 2015
    25 Nov 2015

    The Disaster Risk Management Knowledge Centre (DRMKC) is organising its first seminar, which will address important aspects of Disaster Risk Management including risk assessments, early warning, and the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction. Up to 100 experts from private and public organisations from the EU and international organisations are expected to participate in plenary and break-out sessions, with ample time for debate in round table discussions.

  4. 19 Nov 2015
    20 Nov 2015

    The objective of the workshop is to discuss with relevant stake-holders the definition of socio-economic and environmental scenarios for the Danube Region - focusing on different topics, such as population projections, economic trends (including transport and energy), factors related to technological innovation and the role of EU investment and development policies.

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  5. 18 Nov 2015

    Dr David Wilkinson, the Director of the Institute for Environment and Sustainability and Dr Alan Belward, the Head of the Land Resource Management Unit, will give a public lecture in Cambridge University on how satellite imagery can reveal changes in the Earth surface, and how this can help inform policy.


  6. 16 Nov 2015
    17 Nov 2015

    Shortly after the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals and just ahead of the 21st Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC in Paris (COP21), the JRC organises a joint conference together with the Global Young Academy (GYA) and the Young Academy of Sweden (YAS) to discuss the role of science and scientific evidence in sustainable development.

  7. 11 Nov 2015
    13 Nov 2015

    The Twelfth Plenary Session of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO-XII), hosted by Mexico, will take place in Mexico City, from 11 to 12 November 2015. The GEO 2015 Mexico City Ministerial Summit will take place on 13 November 2015. Caucus Meetings and the Executive Committee Meeting, will take place from 9-12 November 2015.


  8. 10 Nov 2015

    The InfoPoint Lunch-time Conference - "The Water-Energy-Food Nexus", organised by the Commission's Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO), will be held from 12:30 to 14:00 at the External Cooperation InfoPoint, 43-45, Rue de la Loi, Brussels.

  9. 27 Oct 2015
    28 Oct 2015

    The workshop is aimed at building capacities for elaboration of maps for climatic and seismic actions for structural design in non-EU countries in the Balkan region.

  10. 21 Oct 2015
    22 Oct 2015

    The sixth meeting of the EU expert working group on disaster damage and loss data will focus on:

    • Reviewing progress on implementation of the EU guidance on disaster loss data sharing

    • Reviewing the guidance on recording disaster loss data in light of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction