EU Science Hub

Past Events

Jun 14 2016
The JRC-IPTS of the European Commission organised a workshop to discuss and analyse the best methodological approach for the construction of a dedicated EU database (open access) for GHG mitigation technologies built upon the existing ones.
May 17 2016
May 20 2016

The International Conference on Regional Climate-CORDEX 2016 (ICRC-CORDEX 2016), organised by the World Climate Research Programme, will bring together the the international community involved in regional climate research, focusing on high resolution climate information and its applications to vulnerability, impacts and adaptation and the full spectrum of potential end users of regional climate information. It will promote the CORDEX vision to advance and coordinate the science and application of regional climate downscaling through global partnerships.

The Arctic Counel Workshop on Resilience will be held as part of the Arctic Science Summit Week
©Arctic Council
Mar 13 2016
Mar 15 2016
Fairbanks, Alaska

As part of this year's Arctic Science Summit Week (12-18 March 2016), IES scientist Julian Wilson will participate in the Arctic Council Workshop on Resilience as a nominated member of the workshop steering committee.


Mar 09 2016

At the 9th of March’s External Cooperation Info Point, IES scientist Apollonia Miola will give a presentation in which she will speak about "Climate resilient and low carbon development - the new JRC global index to support the EU’s Global Climate Change Alliance+ (GCCA+) programme within the context of the SDGs".

The JRC’s new open source index facilitates the ex-ante evaluation of the structural features of the vulnerability to climate change of the target countries of the GCCA+.

Dec 16 2015
Dec 17 2015

This international workshop in the aftermath of the COP21 negotiations in Paris brings together scientists from various disciplines as well as practitioners from insurances, infrastructure and political institutions.

Dec 14 2015
San Francisco

With nearly 24 000 attendees, the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting is the largest Earth and space science meeting in the world. Now in its 48th year, the AGU Fall Meeting brings together the entire Earth and space science community for discussions of emerging trends and the latest research. The technical program includes presentations on new and cutting-edge science.

Nov 16 2015
Nov 17 2015

Shortly after the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals and just ahead of the 21st Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC in Paris (COP21), the JRC organises a joint conference together with the Global Young Academy (GYA) and the Young Academy of Sweden (YAS) to discuss the role of science and scientific evidence in sustainable development.

Oct 21 2015
Oct 21 2015

Shortly after the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals and just ahead of the 21st Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC in Paris (COP21), the JRC organises a joint event together with the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities (BBAW) to discuss the inequality dimension of climate change. The event will be opened by JRC Director-General Vladimír Šucha and Chair of the JRC Board of Governors Walter Mönig as well as Annette Grüters-Kieslich, Vice-President, Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities, and include a keynote by Apollonia Miola, JRC Institute for Environment and Sustainability.

Open book with letters rising up from it JRC annual lecture
©Fotolia, Sergey Nivens
Sep 29 2015
Sep 29 2015

The first JRC annual lecture will be opened by European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, Tibor Navracsics, and delivered by Alan Belward, head of the JRC's land resource management unit, with Claudia Olazabal, head of DG Environment's agriculture, forests and soil unit as discussant.

Sep 02 2015
Sep 04 2015

The 3-day summer school will bring together scientists and policy-makers from the field of energy to learn how to better use evidence for policy-making.