Past events

  1. 8 Apr 2015

    JRC scientists give a seminar on "Using Counterfactual Impact Evaluations (CIEs) for the Youth Employment Initiative (YEI)" as part of the ESF Evaluation Parnership Meeting.

    The purpose of the seminar is to discuss YEI interventions amenable to CIE as well as the data collection arrangements needed to make CIE a reality during this programming period. Part of the talk is also devoted to presenting examples of evaluations dealing with related youth employment policies.

  2. 27 Mar 2015

    Sir Mark Walport, UK Government Chief Scientific Adviser (UK GCSA) will give a lecture based on the first annual report of the UK GCSA - Innovation: managing risk, not avoiding it.

  3. 10 Mar 2015
    11 Mar 2015

    JRC scientists present the results of a Counterfactual Impact Evaluation of an ESF-funded intervention in Latvia.

    These results were discussed in front of the Managing Authority in charge of the evaluation of the intervention and in front of representatives of other Ministries in Latvia. CRIE provided insights for future similar programs to be introduced in Latvia.

  4. 6 Mar 2015

    The conference in hosted by the Regional Government of Andalusia and will bring together experts, policy makers and EU, national and regional representatives.

  5. 26 Feb 2015
    27 Feb 2015

    <p>The workshop is an attempt to establish a dialogue with interested EC actors within research and innovation policy in order to test new narratives in the innovation policy discourse.</p>

  6. 25 Feb 2015

    The aim of this workshop is to explore how technology transfer activities can be used as a mechanism to help EU industry, particularly manufacturing SMEs, to adopt new advanced and clean manufacturing technologies.

  7. 29 Jan 2015

    Joost De Laat, programme manager of the Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund (SIEF) visits CRIE on 29 January 2015.

    The purpose of the meeting is to discuss about synergies and potential collaborations between CRIE and the WB to promote Counterfactualual Impact Evaluations of EU-funded interventions.

  8. 23 Jan 2015
    24 Jan 2015

    This conference aims to provide a forum for presenting and debating current methodological and applied research on the topics of economics, statistics and econometrics of education. It will include invited speakers' lectures, organized thematic sessions, contributed parallel and poster sessions.

    The following invited speakers are confirmed:

    Lihua Yao (Defense Manpower Data Center, USA)Sandra McNally (University of Surrey and CEP, LSE)Philip B. Stark (University of California)
  9. 19 Jan 2015
    23 Jan 2015

    The Radio Spectrum Workshop aims to provide essential training to scientists and policy makers in the E&IA countries.

  10. 20 Jan 2015
    21 Jan 2015

    On 20 - 21 January 2015, a training course, co-organised with the Secretariat-General, will look at the key steps in impact assessment (IA) and the fundamental questions about the use of modelling for IA.