In conjunction with the 4th annual forum of the EU strategy for the Danube region, the JRC held its annual event dedicated to the scientific support of this strategy on 27 and 28 October with over 200 participants, view the image gallery here.
The European Commission's Interoperability Centre was opened on the 29 October 2015 in the presence of the Vice President of the European Commission for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič and the USA counter partners from US Department of Energy, the US Argonne National Laboratory and other high level guests.
The first JRC annual lecture was be opened by European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, Tibor Navracsics, and delivered by Alan Belward, head of the JRC's land resource management unit, with Claudia Olazabal, head of DG Environment's agriculture, forests and soil unit as discussant.
Photo highlights from the 2015 EFFEKTE Science Festival: from the 27th June as part of the 300th Birthday of the City of Karlsruhe, EFFEKTE 2015 transformed the palace (schloss) gardens of Karlsruhe into a huge science experience where visitors could enjoy live experiments, demonstrations, science shows and a varied stage program.
For the occasion of EDD15, 15 young people from around the world, between the ages of 21 and 26 were selected by the European Commission to join the debate about development policy and international cooperation. They shared their views and experiences in the forum's high level debates.
The workshop took place in the EU Policy Lab that operates with a multidisciplinary team drawing on expertise in future oriented thinking, behavioural insights and design for policy approaches.
The European Commission launches an online consultation on how science and innovation can help the EU ensuring safe, nutritious, sufficient and sustainable food globally.
Photo's from the EURDEP - 20 years of radiation monitoring data exchange in Europe event. March 2015, Ispra, Italy.
Design students from Rhein-Waal university presenting concepts to visualise the new JRC electromobility and winter operability testing facilities.
Fifth edition of the Future-Oriented Technology Analysis (FTA) 2014: Engage today to shape tomorrow