Events calendar 2020

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Date   Event    
26 Feb. FACCE SURPLUS final conference Brussels  
10-12 March Biotech Hack for Research & Innovation Brussels  
12-13 March Cultural Heritage and Digitisation seminar Paris  
31-2  March BANOS Strategic Orientation Workshop    
8 April Cultural Heritage and Climate Change expert workshop Paris  
27-29 April SusAn Early Career Research seminar Italy  
29 April DISCONTOOLS workshop Brussels  
17 June 6th HDHL international conference Brussels  
27 June World Microbiome Day    
21 Oct. BANOS Final Forum Berlin  
17-18 Nov. Water JPI third Annual International Conference Mülheim an der Ruhr  
  Autumn FACCE-JPI Anniversary Event    


Events calendar 2019

This calendar displays meetings and events related to Joint Programming and/ or the Bioeconomy.
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Date   Event    
 Feb. JPI Urban Europe 2019 Policy Conference Brussels  
20   Feb. JPI HDHL Conference Brussels  
9-10   April ERA-NET SusAn mid-term research project seminar Wageningen  
14   May Workshop on diversifying Food Systems Paris  
 May JPI Climate Scoping Workshop Flagship action: Latin America Helsinki  
22   May Circularity and Resource Efficiency of Food Systems Bucharest on invitation
 May 1st One Health EJP Annual Scientific Meeting Dublin  
 May ForestValue Kick-Off Seminar Helsinki  
23-24   May FACCE-JPI Governing Board meeting Bucharest closed meeting
27-30   May European Biomass Conference and Exhibition  Lisbon  
12  June SCAR Conference Brussels on invitation
 June ERA-GAS 2nd Research programming Meeting, Consortium Meeting and Summer School Amsterdam  
25-27   June Circular Bioeconomy Days Foulum  
8-10  July European Bioeconomy Scene 2019 Helsinki  
25-30  August World Water Week Stockholm  
9-11  Sept. SusCrop projects Kick-off meeting Ghent  
11-12  Sept. FACCE SURPLUS valorisation Workshop Ghent closed meeting
17  Sept. ERA4CS mid-term meeting Brussels  
23-24  Sept. XXXIII EURAGRI Conference Ghent  
24-26  Sept. European Research and Innovation Days Brussels  
7-9   Oct. SINCERE project workshop at African Climate Risks Conference 2019 Addis Ababa  
22-23  Oct. Water JPI experts' workshop Dublin  
30  Oct. JPI More Years Better Life conference on 'Demographic change, equality and wellbeing' Helsinki closed meeting
5-6  Nov. AXIS projects' Kick-off Meeting brussels closed meeting
14-15  Nov. FACCE-JPI Governing Board meeting Berlin closed meeting
4  Dec. BBI JU Stakeholder Forum Brussels  
5  Dec. World Soil Day global events  


Events calendar 2018

Date   Event    
Feb. International Conference of JPI More Years Better Lives Brussels  
20-21  Feb. Circular Economy Stakeholder Conference "Delivering on the Circular Economy - What's next?" Brussels  
20-22  Febr. Second Joint Workshop FACCE ERA-GAS, ERA-NET SusAn & ICT-AGRI2 Dublin  
March FACCE Governing Board Meeting Stockholm closed meeting
March EIT Klimate KIC matchmaking event "Building Green Resilient Cities" Utrecht  
March Final meeting FACCE ERA-NET+ on Climate Smart Agriculture Paris  
March 1st JPI Climate Scoping Forum Symposium "Science for the implementation of the Paris Agreement" Paris on invitation only
April FAO 2nd International Symposium on Agroecology: "Scaling Up agroecology to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals" Rome  

April GLB uit de startblokken - stakeh. bijeenkomst over nieuwe gemeenschappelijke landbouwbeleid Leiding  
April SCAR Workshop on Programming Research & Innovation for Improved Impact Rome  
11  April Plastic pollution in our ocean – Tackling a mammoth task (public debate) Brussels  
17  April Horizon 2020 - Biobased Industries BBI JU Infoday Brussels  
April BBI JU 2018 Info Day Brussels  
April Plastic in de oceaan - Wat is het probleem en wat kunnen we doen? (public debate in Dutch)
April Plastique dans l’océan – Quel est le problème et que pouvons-nous faire? (public debate in French)
April Global Bioeconomy Summit 2018 Berlin  
24-25  April JPI Urban Europe Agora Stakeholder Dialogue Bucharest  
25-26  April COST Connect: "How to Shape a Sustainable Urban Mobility for all?" Bucharest on invitation only
25-26  April FACCE-JPI/ BiodivERsA joint workshop on agriculture and food security - biodiversity and ecosystem services  Brussels on invitation only
May AgriResearch Conference "Innovating for the future of farming and rural communities" Brussels  

May WaterWorks2014 Mid-term Evaluation Meeting of RDI projects Larnaca  

May Water JPI Governing Board meeting Larnaca  
May JPI Climate Call 2013 - Project HOPE final meeting
May JPI Climate Governing Board meeting Ljubljana  
May EIT Climate-KIC Partner Day Sustainable Land Use Brussels  
31 May - 1 June FACCE Governing Board Meeting
Protarus closed meeting 
31 May - 1 June European Maritime Day Burgas

June International workshop "Nature based solutions for urban resilience"
June COST Connect: Climate Change and Forest Systems Sofia on invitation only
June Conference "Innovative bio-based products: Investment, Environmental Impacts and Future Perspectives" Brussels  
June 2nd Water JPI Conference "Emerging Pollutants in Freshwater Ecosystems" Helsinki  
June 7th International Bioeconomy Conference Halle (Saale)  
June Joint Workshop Core Organic and SUSFOOD2   on invitation only
June JPI Oceans workshop: Munition in the Sea - Pipelines & Cables - Challenges & good practice
June SUGI (Sustainable Urbanisation Global Initiatives) projects kick-off meeting London  
June JPI Urban Europe/ Belmont Forum International Strategy Workshop London  
June FIT4FOOD2030 Event "Sustainable Food Systems for Cities" Plovdiv  
June Joint Workshop of SCAR SWG Food Systems and JPI’s FACCE, HDHL and Oceans on "Future-proofing Food Systems"
Plovdiv by invitation & open to public
June 2nd FOOD 2030 High Level Event Plovdiv  
June 100 Year WUR Symposium Food for Future Wageningen  
June H2020 SC2 Info day Brussels  
June H2020 SC2 Brokerage event Brussels  
June Kick-off meeting projects ARIMNet2 2017 Joint Call for Young Researchers Paris  
July GeoERA Projects Kick-Off Brussels  
August SDG Conference: "Towards zero hunger: Partnerships for impact" Wageningen  
Sept Congress FOOD 2030: Towards sustainable agri-food systems Stuttgart  
Sept. Int. Conf. on Agricultural GHG Emissions and Food Security - Connecting research to policy and practice Berlin  
17  Sept. Workshop in NL to provide feedback on ICT-AGRI SRIA Wageningen  
Sept. Conference: Novel and Sustainable Pathways of Biomass Production Szczecin
Sept. Conference: 10 Years Joint Programming, Achievements and the Way Forward Vienna  
Sept. ERA-LEARN workshop Implementing ERA-NET Cofund Berlin  
Sept. EURAGRI conf. "Cross Sectoral Opportunities in the Bio-economy and the Implement. of the SDGs" Oslo  
Sept. EPPO / Euphresco Colloquium "Perspectives on the Use of Remote Sensing in Plant Health" Paris  
Oct. Conference "Revolution in Food and Biomass Production" (REFAB) Cologne  
Oct. MID-TERM meeting of projects JPI Climate/Belmont Forum joint call 2015 Kyoto  
Oct. Kick-off meeting of LEAP-Agri funded projects Ciheam-Bari  
16  Oct. FOOD 2030 Event: Research and Innovatoin for a #ZeroHunger World Brussels  
Oct. High level event Bioeconomy Conference, incl. launch updated EU Bioeconomy Strategy Brussels  
Oct. Kick-off seminar SUSFOOD2 projects Stockholm  
29-30  Nov. FACCE Governing Board Meeting  Rome closed meeting 
Nov. Conference on Impact of R&I Policy at the Crossroads of Policy Design, Implementation and Evaluation Vienna  
Nov. BONUS-HELCOM Conference 2018: Research and Innovation for Sustainability Copenhagen  
6-8  Nov. FACCE SURPLUS End-Term Meeting focusing on valorization Düsseldorf  
Nov. ERA-CAPS Grant Holders Workshop 2018 Bonn  
20  Nov. PRIMA-FAO workshop "Current and Future Scenarios in the Water and Agrofood sector: The Mediterranean Perspective" Rome  
No.v C-IPM workshop on Integrated Pest Management Paris  
Nov. JPI Climate Governing Board meeting
28-29  Nov. ERA4CS General Assembly Madrid  
Dec. PRIMA Infoday 2018 Barcelona