Past events

  1. 27 May 2015

    In preparation for the Euro-Mediterranean Ministerial Conference on Blue Economy to be held in autumn 2015, stakeholders of the Union for the Mediterranean will hold an event "Towards a Roadmap for Blue Investment and Jobs in the Mediterranean'' on 27 May 2015 in Athens. 

  2. 23 Feb 2015
    24 Feb 2015

    Meeting of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive Expert Network on Contaminants on the Review of the Commission Decision 2010/477/EU.


    Place: Hotel Europa, Ispra


    Contact: Georg Hanke and Victoria Tornero (JRC Water Unit)

  3. 12 Feb 2015
    13 Feb 2015

    Workshop 'Can implementation of the Water Nexus support economic growth in the Mediterranean region?', hosted by the JRC and the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock and the Ministry of Forestry and Water Affairs from Turkey, took place on 12-13 February 2015 in Ankara, Turkey.


  4. 4 Dec 2014
    5 Dec 2014

    This Conference, convened by the Italian EU Presidency, aims at gathering stakeholders, transport professionals and policy makers from the different transport modes, to assess the future needs for transport safety, and identify priorities for activities in Horizon 2020 and beyond.

  5. 16 Nov 2014
    21 Nov 2014

    In 2005 the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC-UNESCO), together with the Oceanography Society (TOS), organised an International Ocean Research Conference to discuss the expected developments in marine sciences over the next decade. Now, almost ten years later, in light of the advances in ocean sciences and technologies and also after important science-policy developments, this new International Ocean Research Conference will discuss and plan the coming decade of international collaboration in marine sciences and technology.

  6. 25 Aug 2014
    29 Aug 2014

    The JRC is organising a fisheries modelling training course in support of the EU capacity building in fisheries science

  7. 3 Mar 2014
    6 Mar 2014

    The Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) in Rome will host the second international conference on the collection and interpretation of traditional and non-traditional fishery dependent data.

    Comprehensive and reliable fisheries data and information is needed to provide sound scientific advice, feeding into fisheries management and policy frameworks in order to ensure sustainability in the fisheries sector and future profitable exploitation of fish stocks.

  8. 4 Mar 2013
    5 Mar 2013

    Climate change is expected to increase risks for the transport sector and the infrastructures it relies on. Sea level rise will affect sea ports and their hinterland connections. Changes in weather conditions (temperature, precipitation, wind) and in extreme water levels (sea storm surges, wave climate) could also represent new risks for sea port infrastructures and activities.

  9. 12 Oct 2010
    13 Oct 2010

    Over 300 researchers and policy makers are meeting at the conference 'EurOCEAN 2010: Grand challenges for marine research in the next decade' in Ostend on 12 and 13 October 2010 to outline the research and policy needs for the next decade. JRC scientists showcase their most recent activities and findings related to maritime and marine research.

  10. 18 May 2010
    21 May 2010

    At the third edition of the European Maritime Day in Gijón ,Spain, scientists from the JRC's Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen (IPSC) will present the latest research developments for improved capabilities in maritime surveillance, with particular emphasis on information derived from satellite-based observations.