Past events

  1. 13 Apr 2015
    17 Apr 2015

    The JRC hosts the meetings of two working groups of the European Electronic Communications Committee (ECC). Fifty delegates from EU and non-EU countries meet in Ispra to discuss a variety of technical radio regulation matters .

  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. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 4 Dec 2014
    5 Dec 2014

    The JRC and the Met Office are jointly organising a seminar on ‘Disaster Risk Management: Science for Policy and Operations’, which will address two key areas; the use of science in risk management, as input to the planning phase, and to the preparedness phase through Early Warning Systems (EWS). The first seminar in 2012 identified a small number of targeted areas where partnerships for knowledge sharing could benefit national and European level services to give positive impacts for communities at risk.

  7. 12 Nov 2014
    14 Nov 2014

    The 2014 Conference on Big Data From Space, co-organised by the European Space Agency, the European Union Satellite Centre and the JRC, aims to bring together researchers, engineers, and users in the area of Big Data in the Space sector.

  8. 4 Nov 2014
    5 Nov 2014

    The training course will focus on the use of Eurocodes and the principles of earthquake resistant design of structures according to the Eurocodes.

  9. 30 Oct 2014

    The workshop aims at collecting and integrating from the wider community of owners, operators and regulators the user requirements concerning safety assessment and stress tests of non-nuclear Critical Infrastructures. It will also present the results from the STREST project, describing the test sites considered as case studies to test the harmonized methods developed in STREST. Synergies and possible ways of cooperation with similar projects financed by the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation will be discussed.

  10. 20 Oct 2014
    22 Oct 2014

    The JRC is launching the Global Human Settlement Workshop Series as a biannual workshop to promote a global observatory of human settlements. This three day event will bring together institutions that are already contributing to the Global Human Settlement Layer (GHSL) initiative, analysts that are using the settlement information in their models, or are interested to add it in their toolbox, scientists working on global settlement analysis and remote sensing and institutional stakeholders supporting programmes related to global or regional human settlement information.