Past events

  1. 5 Jun 2014
    6 Jun 2014

    The aim of the workshop is to illustrate the importance of ICT in training and education, with special emphasis on tools developed by the JRC for the nuclear sector.

  2. 2 Jun 2014
    4 Jun 2014

    This workshop, with a special focus on plasticity and creep at different length scales, addresses physics-based models at different length and time scales and associated experimental research to understand material properties.

  3. 23 Apr 2014
    25 Apr 2014

    The workshop will discuss how these developments can provide examples and opportunities for E&I countries to build smart grids and will present and discuss approaches and methodologies for cost – benefit analysis.

  4. 24 Jun 2013

    Newly re-furbished facilities of the JRC's European Solar Test Installation (ESTI) in Ispra will be inaugurated on Monday 24 June 2013. The upgraded laboratories allow ESTI to assess the performance of new and improved photovoltaic (PV) devices, to perform pre-normative research and to help develop international standards.

  5. 28 Nov 2011
    29 Nov 2011

    The fifth conference on the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET-Plan), the technology pillar for EU’s energy and climate change policy since 2007, will be held from 28 to 29 November in Warsaw. Held under the EU Polish Presidency, the conference is co-organised by the European Commission and Polish national bodies and ministries.

  6. 22 Nov 2011

    On 22 November the JRC Institute for Energy and Transport (IET) and the Dutch Nuclear Research and Consultancy Group (NRG) celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the High Flux Reactor (HFR) in Petten, and 50 years of research co-operation between the European Commission and the Netherlands. Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands, Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, European Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science, as well as Maxime Verhagen, the Vice Prime Minister of the Netherlands joined the event along with policy makers and researchers.

  7. 18 Nov 2010
    19 Nov 2010

    The broad aim of this inaugural annual JRC workshop on European energy security is to bring together policy makers, the academic community, and other key stakeholders with a view to ensuring that the EU has a coherent energy security policy, and to inject new thinking into the broader European debate around energy security.

  8. 18 Oct 2010
    5 Nov 2010

    The Nuclear Research Group of San Piero a Grado (GRNSPG) of the University of Pisa (UNIPI), the JRC Institute for Energy (IE), the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing (FER) of Zagreb and the School of Industrial Engineering of Barcelona (ETSEIB) are jointly organizing a Seminar and Training to transfer competence, knowledge and experience in the area of Scaling, Uncertainty and3D Coupled Code Calculations. The seminar will take place in Amsterdam (The Netherlands) from 18 to 22 October 2010 and in Petten (The Netherlands) at the JRC-IE from October 25 to November 5, 2010.

  9. 18 Oct 2010
    20 Oct 2010

    The 5th High Temperature Reactor Technology conference, hosted in Prague from 18 to 20 October, addresses pragmatic approaches to two of the world’s pressing challenges, climate change and security of low-carbon energy supply. The JRC Institute for Energy (IE) has co-ordinated the technical programme with more than 180 presentations, provided many of the session co-ordinators, and presents its work in this area at the conference exhibition.

  10. 6 Sep 2010
    10 Sep 2010

    The World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion brings together the three most important global scientific and strategic PV Conferences: the 25th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, the 36th US IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference and the 20th Asia/Pacific PV Science and Engineering Conference.