Past events

  1. 17 May 2016
    20 May 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.

  2. 19 May 2016

    The purpose of the event is to bring together policymakers, analysts and researchers from the European Commission, international organisations, think tanks and academia, to discuss the role of quantitative evaluation of policy impacts in the European policy process.

  3. 13 May 2016

    On the eve of the FABelgrade 2016 conference, the JRC will host a workshop where invited speakers will present on the purposes and means for current and emerging Fab Labs in the Balkan countries, with the goal of fostering knowledge-sharing, networking and collaboration within the region.

  4. 9 May 2016
    13 May 2016

    The 2016 European Space Agency Living Planet Symposium (LPS), which in 2013 attracted 1 800 participants, will focus on the exploitation of satellite data in various thematic domains: Atmosphere, Oceanography, Cryosphere, Land, Hazards, Climate and Meteorology, Solid Earth/Geodesy, Near-Earth Environment, New Methodologies and Products, Open Science 2.0.

  5. 11 May 2016
    12 May 2016

    The State of the World’s Plants Symposium will accompany the launch of a ground-breaking new report highlighting the global status of plants, to be released on 10 May 2016. An annual review of the major issues affecting plant diversity and abundance, the State of the World’s Plants report will provide baseline data on important indicator metrics that will tell us how plants are faring and how this is changing over time.

  6. 3 May 2016
    4 May 2016

    The JRC organised workshop "Power-to-Hydrogen: key challenges and next steps"  was meant to follow up on the outcomes of the Sector Forum Energy Management (SFEM) Working Group (WG) on Hydrogen.

    The workshop focused on Power to Hydrogen (P2H) representing a promising and major contribution to the challenging management of increased integration of intermittent renewable energy sources in the overall energy system.

  7. 27 Apr 2016
    29 Apr 2016

    The objectives of the AfriGEOSS Symposium 2016 "Earth Observations for the Africa We Want" are to understand the role of Earth Observations in the implementation of African policies for sustainable development and to identify means and ways for mainstreaming Earth Observations in the decision-making processes in Africa. The symposium will also review the AfriGEOSS implementation approach and develop a detailed technical and financial programme and build synergies with GEO initiatives and international initiatives relevant to Africa with continental initiatives.


  8. 28 Apr 2016

    Workshop jointly organised by the JRC (Seville, Spain), LEI-WUR and Alterra-WUR (Netherlands); with support from The EU Commission's Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development.

  9. 16 Apr 2016
    22 Apr 2016

    The International Radiation Symposium (IRS) is held every four years to provide a forum for the presentation of the best and latest research in Atmospheric Radiation in its many forms.

    IRS 2016 will present a combination of plenary and parallel sessions, with an anticipated 300 or so oral presentations as well as several poster sessions.