Inspirational Workshop Series
Joint Research Center and ‘Moving Towards Adaptive Governance in Complexity: Informing Nexus Security’ (MAGIC project)
Save the date for an upcoming stakeholders conference on the Digital Competence Framework (DigComp) and the Entrepreneurship Competence Framework (EntreComp).
The event will be hosted by DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion of the EU Commission in the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Brussels on Friday, 12 May 2017.
The JRC's Chemical Safety and Alternative Methods Unit, which incorporates the EU Reference Laboratory for Alternatives to Animal Testing (EURL ECVAM), is organising a JRC Summer School from the 16-19 May 2017, at the JRC Ispra site, on the topic of "Alternative Approaches for Risk Assessment". The overall aim is to provide comprehensive training on state-of-the-art alternative (non-animal) approaches to predictive toxicology and to promote their use within modern chemical risk assessment practice.
The Dresden Nexus Conference is a platform to discuss current research and initiatives applying the Nexus Approach and the benefits for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.
The European Commission is organising on 23rd and 24th of May 2017 the event: 'Workshop on the Role of Science/ Technology Parks and Incubators in Innovation Ecosystems -Promoting Technology Transfer and Innovation.'
Unconventional hydrocarbon extraction, especially the development of shale gas resources and its related impacts have been subject to significant debates at national, European and international level. Apart from political aspects a considerable amount of research has been performed or is underway in areas such as technology, environment, geology and social issues.
JRC-Geel is organising the 7th Project Advisory Committee meeting of the EUFRAT Transnational Access project on July 6, 2017.
The Joint Research Centre in Geel is running a successful open access programme, entitled 'European Facilities for Nuclear Reaction and Decay Data Measurements' (EUFRAT).
Within EUFRAT JRC-Geel offers open access to its nuclear facilities for external researchers from the Member States and beyond.