EU Science Hub

Training events

Oct 10 2018
Oct 11 2018
Geel
(BE)
This course provides participants with the theoretical basis for the estimation of measurement uncertainty and establishment of traceability. Measurement uncertainty and traceability are essential for the evaluation of measurement results. Reference materials are key tools for achieving traceability of measurements, proving the accuracy of methods and demonstrating the proficiency of laboratories. This knowledge is applied to the proper selection and use of reference materials.
Sep 10 2018
Sep 14 2018
Bratislava
(SK)

The ELINDER specific course on "Decommissioning Planning and Cost Assessment" focusses on the know-how for preparing decommissioning activities: planning and cost assessment.

The course is organised by the Slovak University of Technology (STUBA).

The course will be supported with lectures from experienced Slovak companies as well as international organisations such as the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

The registration fee is € 1750 (VAT incl.).

Sep 05 2018
Sep 07 2018
Laxenburg
(AT)

In a world flooded with information making sense of and communicating knowledge, or evidence, is highly challenging.

Evidence-informed policymaking needs advocates and skilled practitioners.

The summer school aims to help researchers to have more impact and policymakers to use evidence for policy solutions.

The workshop will focus on the tools and approaches to inform the policymaking process through evidence.

Jul 16 2018
Jul 27 2018
Loipersdorf
(AT)

The ten-day course will cover all aspects of satellite navigation, including 

  • theory of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS),
  • threats to satnav systems,
  • patents and intellectual property,
  • creation of satnav-based businesses.

The main emphasis of the course will be the development of a group business project, building on an innovative idea to take in the planning of the product or service, its technical realisation and finally its marketing to customers.

Jul 09 2018
Jul 13 2018
Ispra
(IT)

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.

Jun 11 2018
Jun 15 2018
Ranco
(IT)

This Tenth Summer School on Sensitivity Analysis, organised by the Joint Research Centre (JRC), aims to illustrate the motivations to conduct Sensitivity Analysis on simulation models

It offers accessible treatment of the techniques used in Global Sensitivity Analysis.

The programme will start from the first principles and will guide the students through the full range of recommended practices with exercises and application examples.

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May 28 2018
May 30 2018
Vilnius
(LT)

The 2018 JRC workshop on checks and management of agricultural land in the Integrated Administration and Control System (IACS) will be organised from Monday 28 May (14:00) to Wednesday 30 May (16:00) in Vilnius, Lithuania.

The workshop is co-hosted by the Lithuanian Agricultural Information and Rural Business Centre (VIC).