The increasing internationalisation of corporate R&D and innovation has implications for future economic growth and European Union's research and innovation.
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.
At the request of ESF Managing Authorities in Latvia, JRC Centre for Research on Impact Evaluation holds a 2-day training workshop on 4-5th June 2014 in Riga.
The workshop provides the audience with the fundamentals of counterfactual analysis and a number of examples to illustrate the theory.
The 2014 edition of Green Week, the biggest annual conference on European environment policy, will take place from 3 to 5 June at The Egg Conference Centre, Rue Bara, in Brussels.
The theme will be Circular Economy, Resource Efficiency & Waste
The World Landslide Forum 3 will be held in Beijing, China, June 2-6, 2014. It is jointly sponsored by Ministry of Land and Resources, the People's Republic of China (MLR, PRC) and the Global Promotion Committee of the International Programme on Landslides (IPL), organised by the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL) and China Geological Survey (CGS).
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.
June 2014, 2 days (Exact date and place still to be defined)
To discuss with Member States administrations, different stakeholders, and Commission representatives the implementation and future developments of Farm Advisory Services linked to the Common Agriculture Policy.
IES Head of Unit Alan Belward has been invited to give a keynote address in the first panel session of the high-level Conference on Deforestation and Forest Degradation in the context of climate change and biodiversity loss, co-organised by DGs Environment, Climate Action and Devco.
Mr Potočnik, European Commissioner for Environment, will open the Conference and it is expected that Mrs Hedegaard, European Commissioner for Climate Action, will close it.
26 May-6 June 2014, Ispra, Italy, 2 days (exact dates still to be defined)
The training course assists Member States to correctly use the REM Data Submission Tool (REM DST).
The workshop will focus on the expansion of the European Alien Species Information network (EASIN), especially by including offline databases that exist in institutes or national repositories and are not accessible to the scientific community. The workshop will address data standardization issues and protocols for sharing information.