EU Science Hub

Past Events

Mar 09 2017
Brussels
(BE)

The delicate interplay between ensuring protection of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and fostering knowledge circulation will be at the core of the workshop 'IPR, Technology Transfer & Open Science: Challenges and opportunities' . The event, jointly organised by JRC and DG Research and Innovation, will take place on 9th March in Brussels.

Mar 09 2017
Mar 10 2017
Rome
(IT)

The second scientific seminar of the Knowledge Centre for Disaster Risk Management: Science for Policy and Operations will take place in Rome, Italy, on 9-10 March 2017 and will gather around hundred inter-disciplinary experts on disaster management, early detection, forecasting, warning and risk assessment of natural and man-made disasters, in both the fields of civil protection and humanitarian aid.

Until now covering 13 EU countries, the Stairway to excellence project (S2E) is expanding its focus and geographical area.
Mar 08 2017
Brussels
(BE)

Within the context of Smart Specialisation (S3), the 2017 Conference on Synergies between Horizon 2020 and ESIF is intended to raise awareness among relevant stakeholders of (1) the progress in exploiting the synergies between Horizon 2020 and ESIF and (2) practical bottlenecks emerging when implementing the available tools for synergies between funds.

Mar 06 2017
Brussels
(BE)

JRC scientist and Chair of the Intergovernmental Technical Panel on Soils (ITPS) Luca Montanarella will give a presentation as part of the Lunchtime Conference External Cooperation Infopoint on Voluntary Guidelines for Soil Sustainable Management - Why is it important? How can we promote them in the EU cooperation activities and inside the EU?

Workshop on investment vehicles and financial instruments supporting technology transfer and innovation
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Mar 01 2017
Mar 02 2017
Belgrade
(RS)

The JRC is organising a workshop which will focus on financial instruments as support to innovation and tech transfer projects in the Western Balkans countries and, in general, in the Danube region. The event will take place on the 1st and 2nd March in Belgrade (Serbia).

Dakar, 23 février 2017
Feb 23 2017
Dakar
(SN)

Atelier organisé par l'Unité Economie de l'Agriculture du Centre Commun de Recherche (Séville), avec le soutien de l'Initiative Prospective Agricole et Rurale (IPAR), African Growth and Development Policy Modeling Consortium (AGRODEP), Wageningen Economic Research et Wageningen Environmental Research.

 

This presentation addresses two issues impeding the success of these austerity measures: macroeconomic uncertainty and fiscal policy reaction.
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Feb 22 2017
Feb 22 2017
Seville
(ES)

Wouter van der Wielen, from JRC fiscal policy analysis team, presents his recent research entitled "Stochastic Characterisation of EMU Budget Discipline with Policy Uncertainty".

This last plenary meeting (21-23 February) will be combined with a day centred around policy, on 24 February
Feb 21 2017
Feb 24 2017
Matera
(IT)

The last plenary project meeting of the CASCADE (CAtastrophic Shifts in drylands: how CAn we prevent ecosystem DEgradation?) project (the project period runs until end June 2017) will held in Matera (Italy) from 21-23 February, with a day centred around policy on 24 February 2017. Key policymakers from EU and other European organisations will participate in the policy forum.

Further information is available on the CASCADE project website

Feb 16 2017
Feb 17 2017
Seville
(ES)

The workshop is part of the OpenEdu Policies Project which the Joint Research Centre (JRC) carries out on behalf of Directorate General Education and Culture (DG EAC).

Feb 16 2017
Feb 20 2017
Boston
(US)

This year's annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) takes place in Boston from 16 - 20 February. This year's theme is "Serving society through science policy" and will bring together thousands of researchers, policymakers, science journalists and other curious individuals from all over the world.

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