Upcoming events

Listed here are a number of events that are of interest to Europe-Pacific research collaboration. We have a separate page for PACE-Net Plus project events.

21 Oct 2014 - 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Location:
Brussels, Belgium
The aim of the event is to give the research community an overview of ongoing activities, and to support the preparation of proposals for the 2015 calls. The info day will also offer plenty of opportunities for networking.
24 Oct 2014 (All day) to 26 Oct 2014 (All day)
Location:
Brussels, Belgium
With the expected participation of around 550 teachers, policymakers, researchers and project managers, this will be one of the major networking events in STEM education in Europe. Participation will be free of charge. Moreover, accommodation (Friday 24 and Saturday 25) will be covered for all 550 participants, as well as all meals from Friday night to Sunday lunch. Scientix will be covering the flights / trains of 200 teachers (pre/in-...
3 Nov 2014 (All day) to 5 Nov 2014 (All day)
Location:
New Zealand
The conference is an extraordinary opportunity for interdisciplinary dissemination of health research, practice, and knowledge. The conference calls to action the need to address the health challenges of Pacific communities globally.
12 Nov 2014 (All day) to 14 Nov 2014 (All day)
Location:
Papeete, French Polynesia
During these past decades, the Pacific region has been particularly concerned by a rapid socioeconomic development, modernization, urbanization and globalization. Most of all, every day sees visitors come in and out of the Pacific region. These exchanges (tourism, travel, …) lead to an increased exposure of the populations of the Pacific region to infectious diseases. Recently, most of the PICTs (Pacific Island Countries and Territories) were...
17 Nov 2014 (All day) to 21 Nov 2014 (All day)
Location:
Barcelona, Spain
In 2005 the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, together with the Oceanography Society, organized an International Ocean Research Conference (Paris, June 2005) to discuss the expected developments in marine sciences over the next decade. Now, almost ten years later in light of the advances in ocean sciences and technologies and also after important science-policy developments such as The Future we want (UNCSD Rio+20), the...
17 Nov 2014 (All day) to 21 Nov 2014 (All day)
Location:
Noumea, New Caledonia
The biennial conference SERA series aims to provide a peak international forum for scientists, land managers and partitioners engaged in the practice, science and theory of restoration as a means to conserve the planet's dwindling biodiversity and failing ecosystems.
17 Nov 2014 (All day) to 19 Nov 2014 (All day)
Location:
Spain
ICERI2014 provides the ideal opportunity to present your projects and experiences in the fields of learning and teaching methodologies, educational innovations, e-learning and new technologies applied to Education and Research. Every year, ICERI brings together over 700 delegates from 80 different countries. After 7 years, ICERI has become an annual meeting point for lecturers, researchers, professors, educational scientists and technologists.
17 Nov 2014 (All day) to 21 Nov 2014 (All day)
Location:
Papua New Guinea
The School of Natural & Physical Science (SNPS) and School of Medicine and Health Science (SMHS) at the University of Papua New Guinea invites abstracts from academia, industries, research institutions, Government sectors and other interested parties in any of the following areas with emphasis on the theme: “Promoting Responsible Sustainable Development through Science & Technology”. The Government of PNG Responsible Sustainable...
18 Nov 2014 (All day) to 20 Nov 2014 (All day)
Location:
London, United Kingdom
The relationship between food, nutrition and the nation’s health is one of the most critical issues of our time. The Food Matters Live Conference addresses this complex and challenging subject through a rich and varied programme of over 20 debates featuring renowned commentators, and leading figures from across government, industry, science and health. The conference takes place across two theatres and is free to attend. Places for each one...
18 Nov 2014 (All day) to 20 Nov 2014 (All day)
Location:
Nouméa, New Caledonia
Researchers, fisheries managers, public health officials and policy makers from both the Pacific and Europe will discuss the latest knowledge and identify priority areas for future joint research and innovation to address the global challenges, and identify funding options and potential participating institutions. Four key thematic areas have been identified for discussion during the Think Tank.
2 Dec 2014 (All day) to 3 Dec 2014 (All day)
Location:
Lille, France
BioFIT is an international partnering event which aims at stimulating and facilitating technology transfer and collaborative research in the Life Sciences sector. BioFIT gathers over 800 attendees from 30 countries, among which pharma, IVD, biotech, medtech companies as well as professionals from technology transfer and licensing.
8 Dec 2014 (All day) to 10 Dec 2014 (All day)
Location:
Auckland, New Zealand
The aim of this event – a conference on human rights in the Pacific is multi-faceted. The conference theme is captured in the title of the conference: “Human Rights in the Pacific: Priorities, Practice and Sustainability”. The conference hopes to bring together researchers and practitioners from across sectors – including universities and research centres, NGOs, community groups, business, international organisations and government agencies....
8 Dec 2014 (All day) to 9 Dec 2014 (All day)
Location:
Auckland, New Zealand
Selected participants from Europe and the South Pacific will identify priority areas for future research cooperation to address the challenges of reconciling mining industry (both terrestrial and seabed mining) and sustainable development in the Pacific countries.
10 Dec 2014 (All day) to 11 Dec 2014 (All day)
Location:
New Zealand
With this first bi-regional dialogue platform, PACE-Net Plus intends to support the recognition of the fundamental importance of ST&I in the sustainable development of Pacific Island Countries and in the policy dialogue between the EU and Pacific Region.
17 Mar 2015 (All day) to 19 Mar 2015 (All day)
Location:
Paris, France
The second ASEAN-EU STI Days will be hosted by the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS). The conference will include the following sessions:
24 Jun 2015 (All day) to 27 Jun 2015 (All day)
Location:
Brussels, Belgium
The Pacific was long viewed as a remote, isolated region condemned to dependency on larger countries because of a paucity of natural resources and a small, dispersed population. Pacific Islanders themselves, however, view spatial separation also as promoting proximity and connections. The Oceanic perspective of connectedness characterizes social relations across the region, and remains important also to those islanders who now belong to...
7 Jul 2015 (All day) to 10 Jul 2015 (All day)
Location:
Paris, France
This four-day conference will be the largest forum for the scientific community to come together ahead of the 21st UNFCCC Conference of the Parties (COP21), which will be hosted by France in December 2015 (“Paris Climat 2015”). Building on the results of IPCC 5th Assessment Report (AR5), the Conference will address key issues concerning climate change in the broader context of global change. It will offer an opportunity to discuss solutions for...
2 Aug 2015 (All day) to 6 Aug 2015 (All day)
Location:
Montpellier, France
The Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) has teamed up for the first time with Agropolis international and the French Foundation for Research on Biodiversity (FRB) to host the 27th International Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB) and the 4th European Congress for Conservation Biology (ECCB). The joint meeting brings together the international community of conservation professionals to address conservation challenges and present new...
5 Oct 2015 (All day) to 9 Oct 2015 (All day)
Location:
Santiago, Chile
Since its advent, the ICSHMO has provided a unique contribution to ocean and atmosphere sciences that are specific to the Southern Hemisphere. The objective of the 2015 conference is to provide an interdisciplinary forum for presentations of our current knowledge, as well as encouraging new research and applications within the variety of disciplines related to weather and climate of the ocean and atmosphere. The overarching theme of this...
11 Sep 2016 (All day) to 15 Sep 2016 (All day)
Location:
Melbourne, Australia
The theme of the conference is Research Management in a Connected World. It is aimed at those involved in research management and administration in all its guises from senior management through to those new to the profession. Attendees from universities, research institutes, government agencies and the private and not for profit sectors will share best practice and learnings. The conference will facilitate connections on a personal, collegial...
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