Past events

  1. 16 Apr 2016
    22 Apr 2016

    The International Radiation Symposium (IRS) is held every four years to provide a forum for the presentation of the best and latest research in Atmospheric Radiation in its many forms.

    IRS 2016 will present a combination of plenary and parallel sessions, with an anticipated 300 or so oral presentations as well as several poster sessions.

  2. 8 Mar 2016
    9 Mar 2016

    The 2016 Annual Meeting of the European Clearinghouse on Nuclear Power Plant Operating Experience Feedback will be held at the premises of the JRC Petten site, on March 8th and 9th 2016.

    The main objective of this meeting is to present and review the recent progress of the project and discuss the work program for 2016.

    It is composed of two meetings, namely the Technical Board on 8th March and the Steering Committee on 9th March 2016.

  3. 9 Dec 2015
    11 Dec 2015

    The European Commission Initiative on Breast Cancer (ECIBC) is built upon the principles of sustainability, continuity and the transparent inclusion of experts and stakeholders to develop a project that will have an impact on breast cancer care in Europe. The ECIBC is under the coordination of the Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC), based on an agreement with the Commission’s Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety. It aims to ensure and harmonise the quality of breast cancer services across European countries.

  4. 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.

  5. 5 Oct 2015
    6 Oct 2015

    The JRC is organising an international workshop on hybrid cyber-physical testing, possibly real-time and/or geographically-distributed.

    It is a joint EU-USA initiative and the main objective is to bring together researchers from different geographic and academic backgrounds to present the recent scientific developments, discuss challenges, increase the broader knowledge and drive future collaborative research.


    5 October 2015


  6. 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.

  7. 30 Sep 2015

    The JRC, together with European Political Strategy Centre (EPSC), organises its annual conference bringing together experts, representatives from European institutions and Member States authorities, stakeholders from industry as well as academia addressing a broad audience.

  8. 14 Sep 2015
    18 Sep 2015

    This year, the course is organised around several technical sessions and will feature a visit to JRC laboratories that are involved in decommissioning and nuclear and radioactive waste management. The school uses a combination of lectures, working sessions, tabletop exercises, practical field exercises, case studies and group deliberations as part of the exercises to meet its objectives.

  9. 8 Jun 2015
    11 Jun 2015

    The biennial ICRM conference gathers both leading experts and beginners and is providing an opportunity for exchange of information on the development of techniques and new applications of radionuclide metrology, and to encourage international cooperation in this field.

  10. 8 Jun 2015
    9 Jun 2015

    This workshop will be of particular interest to researchers performing experimental or modelling work in any aspect of fuel rod behaviour, particularly cladding interactions with fuel and coolant under high sustained temperature, rapid heat-up & quenching conditions like during design basis accident conditions.