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Past Events

GMO training worldmap
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Nov 22 2017
Nov 23 2017
Varese
(IT)
The participants will have the opportunity to review the status of GMO analysis as a basis for tackling technical and organisational aspects for further enhancing GMO-analysis capacities in the Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) region.
Nov 22 2017
Nov 24 2017
Ispra
(IT)

The scope of the course is

  • to give a general introduction to methods of identification and global sensitivity analysis,
  • their DYNARE implementation (identification toolbox and global sensitivity analysis toolbox) and
  • their application to Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium (DSGE) macroeconomic models.

Description

What is the stability region of a DSGE model? Which structural parameters mainly drive the unique saddle-path solution of DSGE models?

Nov 16 2017
Brussels
(BE)
Metaphors matter - their usage bears consequences.
Nov 15 2017
Nov 17 2017
Brussels
(BE)

To define the state of the art for quantitative measurement of food and nutrition security (F&NS) the Joint Research Centre (JRC) and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) organise an international conference.

Researchers, academics, professionals and decision makers are invited to this interdisciplinary forum to discuss and present quantitative methods for integrated F&NS measurement.

Nov 06 2017
Nov 09 2017
Verbania Lake Maggiore, Italy
(IT)

The 2nd International Workshop on the European Atlas of Natural Radiation (IWEANR 2017) will be held in the town of Verbania, Italy, from Monday 6 November at 14:00 to Thursday 9 November at 16:00. The main aim of the workshop is to present the status and discuss progress of the European Atlas of Natural Radiation.

The Venue

Nov 06 2017
Nov 10 2017
Geel
(BE)

The fourth Neutron Resonance Analysis School will be hosted at the EC-JRC in Geel, Belgium from November 6th to 10th 2017.

This school is intended to provide an overview to the measurement and analysis techniques associated with neutron induced reactions alongside the nuclear theory governing these reactions.

15th JRC Annual Training on Composite Indicators and Scoreboards 15th JRC Annual Training on Composite Indicators and Scoreboards
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Nov 06 2017
Nov 10 2017
Ispra
(IT)

The training (06-08 Nov) will offer the lessons learnt from the JRC assessments on more than 100 well-known composite indicators and scoreboards.

The training is open to all (researchers, policy analysts) with an interest in scoreboards, composite indicators and multi-criteria analysis. No registration fees.

Nov 06 2017
Nov 17 2017
Bonn
(DE)

As the European Commission’s science and knowledge service, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) regularly provides scientific and technical advice for the development and implementation of EU policy on climate action.

In this capacity, two JRC experts will advise the EU's delegation to COP23, the 23rd Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

JRC will also organise side events on different thematic areas, which will be held at the EU Pavilion.

Competence Centre on Modelling Competence Centre on Modelling
©European Union 2017
Oct 26 2017
Brussels
(BE)
On 26 October the JRC is launching the European Commion's Competence Centre on Modelling, bringing together policymakers, analysts and researchers from the European Commission, international organisations, think tanks and academia, to discuss the role of modelling as a source for quantitative evidence in the European policy process.
Save the date for the launch event of The Community of Practice in Financial Research (CoPFiR) The Community of Practice in Financial Research (CoPFiR) will facilitate a place for collaboration between scientists and European policy makers on topics such as financial stability and capital markets.
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Oct 25 2017
Brussels
(BE)
The Community of Practice in Financial Research (CoPFiR) is a community established by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre to strengthen the relationship between scientists and European policy makers and to promote research and collaboration on topics linked to Commission’s priorities. This launch event brings together CoPFiR partners, policy makers from interested Directorates-General of the European Commission and representatives from other relevant non-academic institutions in order to highlight current policy priorities and discuss related research opportunities.

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