EU Science Hub

Past Events

DanubeHack 2.0 DanubeHack 2.0
Dec 12 2016

The JRC are co-organising DanubeHack 2.0 which aims to collect evidence about the possible added value generated on top of open (geo) data, related application programming interfaces (APIs) and software tools, identified within the Danube region.

The event will also explore the potential of citizen science and participation in creating and using value added services and applications.

This is a follow-up from the sucessful Danube Hack 2015.

Dec 06 2016

DG JRC and DG RTD coorganise the final workshop of the MYGEOSS project (December 6th). It will show case mobile apps and web applications addressing eight main themes: Health Applications, Invasive Alien Species and Climate, Disaster Management, Water and Irrigation, Land Cover Change and Protected Areas, Education and Awareness, Urban Areas and Quality of Life and Air Quality and Weather.

Jul 07 2016
Jul 08 2016

Organised by the  International Society for Digital Earth (ISDE), this summit offers a strong opportunity to exchange knowledge, develop research cooperation, discuss important issues and continue to improve the scientific field of Digital Earth. Under the theme 'Digital Earth in the Era of Big Data', it aims to provide an international platform to focus on the application and technologies of Digital Earth for new developments and advances of big data.


The first ECSA Conference will discuss the innovation potential of citizen science for science, society and policy
May 19 2016
May 21 2016

This three-day trans-disciplinary conference will showcase how both new and traditional ways of citizens working with scientists can enable the transformative enhancement of science-policy and social impact, scientific advancement, scientific literacy and empowerment.

The theme of the meeting will be “Landscape Change"
Apr 02 2016
Apr 07 2016
Asheville, NC

The United States - International Association for Landscape Ecology (US-IALE) 2016 Annual Meeting, organised by the Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center and the Southern Research Station of the USDA Forest Service, will be held April 3 - 7 2016 in Asheville, North Carolina, with the themeLandscape Change”.

Apr 01 2016
Durham, NC

IES scientist Peter Vogt has been invited  to conduct a full-day workshop on JRC image analysis software GuidosToolbox and discuss further application of related JRC image analysis products into EnviroAtlas products of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

The NCSU Geospatial Forum offers a weekly series of presentations and discussions of frontiers in geospatial analytics for solutions to environmental and societal challenges
Mar 31 2016
Raleigh, NC

The Geospatial Forum brings together researchers, educators, practitioners, and students of the geospatial sciences in an exciting, weekly series of lively presentations and facilitated discussions of frontiers in geospatial analytics for solutions to environmental and societal challenges.

Jan 26 2016

JRC-Ispra, 26 – 27 January 2016

On 26 and 27 January 2016, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission invited international experts for a two-day workshop in Ispra (Italy) in order to discuss data and service infrastructures for Citizen Science. The participants were challenged to

Nov 26 2015
Nov 27 2015

The workshop brought together delegates, working on data-related matters with emphasis on regional and urban development, to discuss ways to better utilise recent developments in Europe, related to the establishment of data infrastructures.



Nov 24 2015
Nov 25 2015

The conference covers all technical topics linked to the administration and control of the CAP direct aids such as controls with Remote Sensing (CwRS), Land Parcel Identification Systems (LPIS) management and quality assessment, permanent Ecological Focus Area (EFA) creation and management and more.