Past events

  1. 3 Mar 2010
    4 Mar 2010

    The 2nd European Conference on Corporate R&D (CONCORD-2010), focussing on Corporate R&D – An engine for growth, a challenge for European policy, will be organised by the JRC's Institute for Prospective Studies (IPTS) and the Spanish Centre for Development of Industrial Technology (CDTI) under the auspices of the Spanish Presidency of the EU.

  2. 6 Oct 2011

    The European Commission's Directorates Joint Research Centre (JRC) and Research (RTD) jointly organise the 3rd European Conference on Corporate R&D (CONCORD-2011).

  3. 19 Nov 2007
    20 Nov 2007

    On 19–20 November 2007 in Brussels the European Commission together with the European Parliament, Club of Rome, OECD and WWF will host a high-level conference with the objective of clarifying which indicators are most appropriate to measure progress, and how these can best be integrated into the decision-making process and taken up by public debate. The conference will bring together high-level experts and policy makers to address these critical issues. Over 300 people from economic, social and environmental spheres will attend.

  4. 8 Oct 2007
    9 Oct 2007

    This conference, by bringing together leading research practitioners and policy analysts, seeks to take stock of current understanding, explore new developments in the field, and provide an integrated picture accordingly. The main objectives of the conference are:

  5. 7 Jul 2011

    The Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education and the Polish Academy of Sciences together with the European Commission's Joint Research Centre are organising a conference entitled "Scientific Support to a Competitive European Low Carbon Economy: Energy, Transport and Emerging Technologies". This conference, held under the auspices of the Polish EU Presidency, is taking place on 7 July 2011 in Warsaw in the Palace of Culture and Science.

  6. 5 Apr 2011

    The Hungarian Ministry for National Economy and the National Innovation Office together with the European Commission's Joint Research Centre organised a conference entitled "Towards an Open and Competitive Economy". This conference, held under the auspices of the Hungarian EU Presidency, took place in Budapest on 5 April 2011 in Budapest in the premises of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

  7. 13 Dec 2007
    15 Dec 2007

    IPSC's Centre for Research on Education and Lifelong Learning (CRELL) organizes, in collaboration with the European Association for Education Law and Policy (ELA) and the Portuguese Assoctian for Education Law and Policy (APDE), the International Conference on Decentralization in Education and Autonomy of Schools.

  8. 15 Oct 2007
    16 Oct 2007

    This conference is the result of the combined efforts of several public and private bodies in recognition of the importance of eLearning to growth and employment, both priorities of the Lisbon Strategy.

  9. 9 Oct 2008
    10 Oct 2008

    The JRC Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen (IPSC) is co-organising an EU-Russia workshop on standardisation for the construction industry in Moscow, October 9-10, 2008. The event explores possibilities for co-operation between the EU and Russia on reducing divergences in construction standards and on achieving better building design in terms of safety and security.