Past events

  1. 23 Jun 2015
    26 Jun 2015

    As part of the R&D Management conference "(Fast?) Connecting R&D", to take place in Pisa (Italy) in June 2015, you are invited to submit abstracts related to the conference track "The impact of international R&D links and research-intensive FDI: innovation, competitiveness and employment"

  2. 17 Mar 2015

    This conference, organised by the Institute for Prospective Technological Studies of the Joint Research Centre, aimed to provide reliable evidence based on patent data analysis to support European innovation policies for a Digital Single Market.  Industry representatives, digital innovation analysts and policy makers discussed the latest thinking on the following issues in the relationship between digital technologies and patents:

  3. 12 Dec 2014

    The Workshop on Employability of Chemists: Study Progress will focus on discussing the use of innovative educational approaches, improving employment prospects and skill levels of young people and increasing their labour market access and employability, also stimulating entrepreneurial skills of students and academics.

  4. 8 Dec 2014
    9 Dec 2014

    Entrepreneurship, innovation and enterprise dynamics are at the core of technology development and growth. Comparative evidence on key drivers, patterns and trends, as well as framework conditions, and the way these shape entrepreneurship, innovation and enterprise dynamics is critical for the design of effective policies in support of employment and inclusive economic growth.

  5. 21 Oct 2014
    22 Oct 2014

    The objective of this workshop is to understand the potential future role of energy storage in the evolving south-eastern European energy economy.

  6. 24 Jun 2014
    25 Jun 2014

    This workshop is organised to discuss and to exchange experience and know-how on the topic of development of policies, strategies and financial mechanisms for improvement of the energy efficiency in buildings.

  7. 5 Jun 2014

    The increasing internationalisation of corporate R&D and innovation has implications for future economic growth and European Union's research and innovation.

  8. 23 Apr 2014
    25 Apr 2014

    The workshop will discuss how these developments can provide examples and opportunities for E&I countries to build smart grids and will present and discuss approaches and methodologies for cost – benefit analysis.

  9. 6 Feb 2014
    7 Feb 2014

    The Joint Research Centre's Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (JRC-IPTS) is hosting a meeting of the Accessibility group (Cluster 6) of the Network on European Communications and Transport Activities Research (NECTAR).

  10. 18 Dec 2013

    In the context of the European Forum for Science and Industry, the JRC organises a series of Round Table discussions on Energy Transition from a European Perspective. In this framework the JRC prepares a Round Table on "Scientific support to energy markets" on 18 December 2013.