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The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
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In the wake of the 2017 terrorist attacks, the challenge addressed by this Innovation Camp is the integration of young migrants into the Catalan society.
The JRC, together with the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, University of Washington (US), Bangor University (UK) and DTU Aqua (DK), gives a training course on genetics in support of fisheries and aquaculture management, which is based on theory, application and strategy.
The European Commission is organising a cross-domain conference on Benford's Law foundations, methods and applications.
The general goals of the conference are:
The ELINDER 'Decommissioning Summer School' is addressed to undergraduate students in the area of engineering, science and technology.
The course will give in 5 days an overview of the important issues related to nuclear decommissioning and waste management.
The course includes visits of the nuclear installations from JRC-Ispra and practical illustrative cases studies.
The participation is free of charge, interested students should complete the application form and will be selected on this basis.
The ELINDER Generic Course "Initiation au démantèlement des installations nucléaires" will take place in Marcoule (France) on 11-14 June 2019.
More information on the course content and registration process is available on the INSTN website
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The innovation camp organised by the Province of Ragusa will focus on the socio-economically and environmentally sustainable production of olive oil. The focus will lie on the reinforcement of the Mediterranean network in this sector.
The goal of this event is also to raise awareness among consumers of the health benefits of qualitative olive oil. Synergies between scientific research and olive oil producers will be pursued to this effect.
Saxony-Anhalt is facing an aging population and an anticipated lack of medical and nursing staff. Technological innovation in the healthcare sector is therefore becoming a priority for this very rural region. Their innovation camp on this particular team will involve a broad range of relevant stakeholders.
The municipality of Sofia will organise an event on the topic of energy and climate change, linking to the Smart Specialisation Strategy of the city. The innovation camp will involve a wide range of stakeholders and pursue the previous engagement of Sofia in the "Science meets Regions" initiative.
The region of Asturias is currently facing a dilemma: developing its raw materials sector or preserving the natural beauty of the region. This challenge will be adressed at the spanish SmR innovation camp, which will include the participation of stakeholders from both the scientific and the academic world.
The 'Putting Science into Standards' initiative promotes closer cooperation of research, industry, and standardisation communities.
Part of this initiative, the workshop "Making Quantum Technology ready for Industry" aims ot provide
an overview on how standardisation will benefit your work
what standardisers can do for you, using a practical example of an emerging key enabling technology.