Past events

  1. 29 Jun 2009
    3 Jul 2009

    The 17th European Biomass Conference & Exhibition - From Research to Industry and Markets - main reference for the world's leading Biomass experts - will take place in Hamburg, Germany. More than 1,500 participants from more than 70 countries are expected to attend and learn about the latest breakthroughs in the field. The Exhibition, taking place in parallel with the Conference, will feature the foremost companies and state-of-the-art products in the Biomass industry.

  2. 3 May 2010
    7 May 2010

    The 18th European biomass conference & exhibition, which took place in Lyon, France from 3 to 7 May, covered the entire range of bioenergy issues: resource availability, conversion technologies, demonstration projects, integration in the energy system, environmental impact and market deployment as well as the need for policy actions. The JRC Institute for Energy (IE) coordinated the technical programme of the event, which attracted more than 1000 delegates from 70 countries.  

  3. 16 May 2010
    21 May 2010

    The 18th World Hydrogen Energy Conference takes place in Essen from 16-21 May. JRC staff members will present papers and posters and will participate to a number of satellite events, such as the joint meeting of the Steering and Implementation and Liaison Committees of the International Partnership for hydrogen in the Economy (IPHE), meeting of the Executive Committee of the Hydrogen Implementing Agreement of the International Energy Agency (IEA-HIA), and a brokerage event of the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH-JU).

  4. 6 Jun 2009

    On Saturday 6 June the JRC’s Institute for Energy (IE), together with the Dutch Energy Research Centre (ECN) held an Open Day at the Petten Research Park in North Holland for more than 2000 enthusiastic visitors. The theme of the day was “Energy Research Today for Tomorrow's Energy”. The public enjoyed numerous demonstrations, games, quizzes and visits to the unique research facilities. A particular focus of the day was on practical experiments for children and energy - related games. Children could make their own solar panels, or take photos of insects with a magnification of 100,000 using an electron microscope.

  5. 3 Sep 2007
    7 Sep 2007

    The 22nd European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference will be the most important international Conference in the field of Photovoltaics. The Conference will provide an excellent platform for dialogue and information exchange across the World. The ‘who is who’ of the PV solar branch will meet at Milan to discuss the latest developments in science and industry.

  6. 21 Sep 2009
    25 Sep 2009

    The 24th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC 2009) is underway in Hamburg Germany, attended by some 4,000 participants from 73 countries. The accompanying industry exhibition boasts over 900 exhibitors presenting new ideas and technical solutions in the field of photovoltaics and is expected to attract more than 40,000 visitors.

  7. 6 Sep 2010
    10 Sep 2010

    The World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion brings together the three most important global scientific and strategic PV Conferences: the 25th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, the 36th US IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference and the 20th Asia/Pacific PV Science and Engineering Conference.

  8. 22 Jan 2009
    24 Jan 2009

    The JRC Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (IPTS) is hosting the Fourth Congress of the Spanish Association for Energy Economics (AEEE) in Seville. The three-day event opens today, 22 January, and is co-organised by Seville's University Pablo de Olavide.

  9. 27 Oct 2008
    29 Oct 2008

    The workshop aims at providing a comprehensive overview of nuclear data production methods and their relation to the data needs for applications with potential economic impact. Contributions should highlight state-of-the-art and new developments of relevance for meeting the requirements on nuclear data associated with advanced reactor systems. Data users are invited to present comprehensive views on data needs.

  10. 14 Sep 2009
    17 Sep 2009

    The 6th International Conference on Energy Efficiency in Motor Driven Systems (EEMODS) is being held in Nantes, France, from 14-17 September. EEMODS '09 provides a forum to discuss and debate the latest developments on the impacts of electrical motor systems on energy and the environment, the policies and programmes adopted and planned and the technical and commercial advances made in the dissemination and penetration of energy-efficient motor systems.