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  1. Open Day 2016

    On 28 May 2016, the JRC's Ispra site opened it's gates to over 7 000 visitors as part of its Open Day 2016. Below is just a selection of photos from the day, but you will find more on Twitter via #EUOpenScience and on the dedicated Facebook even ...

    30 May 2016

  2. Open Day 2013

    A small selection of images from our Open Day 2013. Demonstration of the European Laboratory for Structural Assessment. © EU, 2013 Young scientists get up close with soil. © EU, 2013 Visitors arrive to the JRC's Ispra site. © EU, 2013 What the JRC do ...

    18 May 2016

  3. In pictures: 35 year anniversary of European Commission – IAEA co-operation on nuclear safeguards

    Celebrating the 35 th Anniversary of support programme co-operation between the European Commission, Hungary, Japan and the United States of America to the International Atomic Energy Agency. The event was hosted at IAEA's Headquarters- Vienna on the ...

    10 March 2016

  4. In Pictures: EURDEP: 20 Years of Radiological Data Sharing

    Nuclear safety and security Nuclear reference data, materials and measurements Nuclear science base for standardisation ...

    18 December 2015

  5. Scenario Exploration System (SES)

    The Scenario Exploration System (SES) is a future simulation tool developed by the JRC together with experts in serious games from the Hawaii Research Center for Futures Studies. It uses engagement techniques from the entertainment world to engage partici ...

    11 December 2015

  6. Putting Science into Standards: Evidence-based quality assurance – an example for breast cancer

    Organised by the JRC together with the European Association of Research and Technology Organisations (EARTO), the European Committee for Standardization (CEN), the European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization (CENELEC), and the Directorate-Gene ...

    26 November 2015

  7. Picture Gallery: JRC Annual Event on the Scientific Support to the Danube Strategy

    region growth Smart specialisation ...

    06 November 2015


    During the two-day Resonances festival, the JRC experimented with elements of science, politics and the arts to explore different ways of discussing scientific, ethical and policy relevant issues. ...

    28 October 2015

  9. Inauguration of the European Interoperability Centre for Electric Vehicles and Smart Grids

    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 Arg ...

    28 October 2015

  10. JRC Annual Lecture 2015

    Transitions in global land and water resilience 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 u ...

    05 October 2015

  11. EFFEKTE Festival Karlsruhe 2015

    Nuclear safety and security nuclear materials science research ...

    08 July 2015

  12. Visions for the world in 2035

    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 ...

    02 June 2015

  13. The EU at Expo Milano – The role of science in tackling food challenges

    The European Commission has launched an online consultation on how science and innovation can help the EU ensuring safe, nutritious, sufficient and sustainable food globally. The discussion is linked to the theme of Expo Milano 2015 "Feeding the Plan ...

    10 April 2015

  14. In Pictures: EURDEP- 20 years of radiation monitoring

    To underline 20 years of the platform's service, a dedicated event took place in March 2015 at the JRC site in Ispra (Italy). It gathered over 80 participants, including representatives from the Directorates-General for Energy and the JRC, from the I ...

    11 March 2015

  15. When science meets art

    Science communication is becoming increasingly important. Transparent and informative communication with EU citizens is key to the implementation of both policy and new technologies. Within this concept, a new project was initiated in 2015 with the Design ...

    05 February 2015

  16. FTA 2014, 27-28 November 2014, Brussels

    Fifth edition of the Future-Oriented Technology Analysis (FTA) 2014: Engage today to shape tomorrow ...

    28 November 2014

  17. Disruptive Innovative Technologies: the "flying car"- JRC roundtable discussion

    On 4 November 2014, the Joint Research Centre hosted a roundtable discussion on how transformative technologies and disruptive innovations such as AeroMobil, "the flying car" can be used and brought into real life. Energy and transport transport ...

    04 November 2014

  18. Symposium on International Safeguards, Vienna 20-24th October 2014

    The Symposium on International Safeguards: Linking Strategy, Implementation and People is a five-day conference to foster constructive dialogue and information exchange between the IAEA Secretariat, IAEA Member States, nuclear industry representatives and ...

    21 October 2014

  19. Future of Europe is Science, Lisbon on 6-7 October 2014.

    The Future of Europe is Science two-day conference brought together actors from science, industry, government and society to examine the role that science, technology and innovation in Europe's future, and the potential to stimulate growth, jobs and ...

    09 October 2014

  20. European Science and Technology Network on Unconventional Hydrocarbon Extraction Launch

    Photos of the launch event of the European Science and Technology Network on Unconventional Hydrocarbon Extraction (UH Network), which took place on 8 July 2014 in Brussels. ...

    11 July 2014

  21. ESOF 2014- pictures

    As the service responsible for scientific support to EU policies within the European Commission, the JRC is fully involved in the 6th edition of the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF), held in Copenhagen on 21-26 June 2014. Here are some pictures taken at the ...

    23 June 2014

  22. JRC-ITU Image Gallery

    30 April 2014

  23. History of JRC-ITU

    Nuclear safety and security ...

    30 April 2014

  24. New EU nuclear security training centre

    30 April 2014

  25. Scientific Support for the Transition to a Low Carbon Economy event

    30 April 2014