Past events

  1. 4 May 2015

    This webinar presents an innovative tool developed by the JRC to map human settlements using earth observation data: the Global Human Settlement Layer (GHSL).

  2. 15 Apr 2015

    The JRC is organising the side event "New Remote Sensing of the Global Human Settlement" within the second session of the Preparatory Committee of Habitat III conference.
     

    The event will disseminate the results of the new Global Human Settlement Working Group (GHS WG) of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) regarding the fine scale global mapping of human settlements with open satellite data.

    The GHS WG is committed to support the following processes:

  3. 23 Mar 2015
    25 Mar 2015

    The workshop aims to identify and discuss the key technological issues and examples of solutions that are relevant for operating an LPIS and EFA (Ecological Focus Area) layer in the dynamic Integrated Administration and Control System (IACS) environment.

  4. 14 Mar 2015
    18 Mar 2015

    The JRC is participating as organiser, co-organiser or speaker in several events within the third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.

  5. 9 Mar 2015
    13 Mar 2015

    The aim of this workshop is to present the technical/scientific results of what has been achieved in 20 years' time and the experience in operating it, and to exchange information on new or existing monitoring techniques.

  6. 18 Jan 2015
    23 Jan 2015

    The 9th Arctic Frontiers conference will be held in Tromsø, Norway, with the title: Climate and Energy, from Sunday 18 January to Friday 23 January 2015.

  7. 2 Dec 2014
    5 Dec 2014

    The first Global Soil Biodiversity Conference, organised by the Global Soil Biodiversity Intitiative and the EcoFINDERS project team, will be held from 2-5 December 2014 at the Palais des Congres, Dijon, France.

    The Conference aims to synthesise and incorporate the scientific knowledge on the provision of vital ecosystem services by soil biodiversity into management and policy plans. It includes keynote speakers from all over the world, and will include sessions on:

  8. 2 Dec 2014
    4 Dec 2014

    The Arctic Biodiversity Congress, organised by the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) working group of the Arctic Council and the Norwegian Environment Agency (Miljødirektoratet), aims to promote the conservation and sustainable use of Arctic biodiversity through dialogue among scientists, policy-makers, government officials, industry, civil society and indigenous peoples.

  9. 19 Nov 2014
    21 Nov 2014

    The purpose of the present workshop is to bring together the crop monitoring community of practice from the 2 sides of the Mediterranean, to share the most recent results and achievements as well as to identify the future prospects in particular related to space policies.

  10. 19 Nov 2014
    20 Nov 2014

    The main purpose of this conference is to offer an opportunity for Member States Administrations, EU officials, Image Providers and contractors to meet and discuss particular problems or innovations concerning the management of the Common Agriculture Policy.