Past Events

Security Research Event (SRE 2019)

6 Nov 2019 Security Research Event (SRE 2019)

The 2019 Security Research Event (SRE 2019), organised by the European Commission and the Ministry of the Interior in Finland as a side event of Finland’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union, will take place on 6th and 7th of November at the Helsinki Congress Paasitorni, in Helsinki, Finland. The SRE 2019 will gather 400 participants representing a wide range of security stakeholders: researchers, industry representatives, public security providers and practitioners - including fire departments, police, border guards, and intelligence agencies - as well as policymakers from across Europe. 

Global Goals Forum 2019 & Teilnehmerkonferenz des Deutschen Global Compact Netzwerks

10 Oct 2019 Global Goals Forum 2019 & Teilnehmerkonferenz des Deutschen Global Compact Netzwerks

The countdown is on - 10 years remain to implement the Agenda 2030 and the global sustainability goals, the SDGs. On this occasion, the German Global Compact Network (DGCN) and the macondo foundation are inviting participants to the Global Goals Forum at the upcoming DGCN conference, which will take place in Berlin on October 10, 2019. 

SynBioBeta 2019 -The Global Synthetic Biology Summit

1 Oct 2019 SynBioBeta 2019 -The Global Synthetic Biology Summit

SynBioBeta is the leading community of entrepreneurs, investors, policymakers and enthusiasts devoted to the responsible growth of the synthetic biology field. We’re dedicated to telling the stories of the field and companies involved, building their networks, and helping them grow. 

The European Conference on Sustainability, Energy & the Environment (ECSEE 2019)

9 Jul 2019 The European Conference on Sustainability, Energy & the Environment (ECSEE 2019)

The technological and logistical advances of globalisation have enabled us to become independent and empowered as never before, but at the same time made us more dependent on the very things allowing autonomy. While technologies allow us to communicate with those on the other side of the world, they can also make us detached from those immediately around us, and in some cases alienated, or lonely. And yet this increased interconnectedness offers great opportunities to work together to solve some of the world’s most pressing issues, and reminds us of our responsibilities towards each other. Our independence is contextualised in [...]

Strategic Foresight Analysis (SFA) Regional Workshop

17 Jun 2019 Strategic Foresight Analysis (SFA) Regional Workshop

Strategic Foresight Analysis (SFA) Regional Workshop on Russia from a Euro-Atlantic perspective organised by the Headquarters Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (SACT). The workshop will be held in Helsinki, Finland on 17-19 June 2019, and is co-hosted by Partner Nations Finland and Sweden. 

MATERIAIS 2019 | MATERIALS FOR A BETTER LIFE

15 Apr 2019 MATERIAIS 2019 | MATERIALS FOR A BETTER LIFE

MATERIAIS 2019, will explore the latest scientific and technical developments in Material Science and Engineering, and related areas, bridging different knowledge domains under the scope of the main thematic “Materials for a Better Life”.  The International Symposium will cover all materials areas, namely Functional Materials, Structural Materials and Materials Processing, Characterization and Modelling. 

Raw Materials & Environment 2019

19 Feb 2019 Raw Materials & Environment 2019

Environmental Issues of Mineral and Metal Supply in a broader sustainability context. The German Environment Agency (UBA) is hosting an international conference on environmental issues of mineral and metal supply and mining. It will bring together decision makers and experts in the thematic areas of mining, raw material supply, environmental assessment, climate change, sustainable supply chain management and sustainable resource management. 

ITA-FORUM 2019

14 Feb 2019 ITA-FORUM 2019

Das ITAFORUM ist die jährliche Konferenz zur Innovations- und Technikanalyse (ITA) des Bundesministeriums für Bildung und Forschung. Im Rahmen der ITA werden neue, fachübergreifende Themen und zukünftige Entwicklungen von gesellschaftlicher Relevanz auf ihre Chancen und Risiken hin untersucht.  Auf dem ITAFORUM 2019 werden die Projekte des neuen Förderzyklus vorgestellt, die sich mit Themen wie künstliche Intelligenz und virtuelle Realitäten, digitale Plattformsysteme, kulturelle Diversität, Partizipationsfähigkeit sowie Governance von Innovationsprozessen befassen.  

Future Mine & Mineral 2019

28 Jan 2019 Future Mine & Mineral 2019

The conference is a physical platform for networking and sharing where specialists in the field not only exchange experiences about the latest business intelligence, opportunities and trends while sharing hands-on insights from the mining and exploration sector but also interact with policymakers and decision-makers from government and parliament in the Nordic countries. With this year’s special pan-Nordic focus on exploration, legislation, financing and technical developments, combined with discussion on social consequences, benefits and environmental issues, the conference will bring together representatives from the Nordic region working with mineral exploration and mining, including companies, industrial associations, politicians, regulators, public servants, experts [...]

Hamburg Summit 2018

27 Nov 2018 Hamburg Summit 2018

THE “HAMBURG SUMMIT: CHINA MEETS EUROPE” is a high-level, biennial business conference fostering Sino-European relations – an inspiring forum where global leaders meet to discuss topics of mutual interest. The Hamburg Summit was initiated and organised by the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce and took place for the first time in 2004. The conference is a platform for an open dialogue between Europe and China aiming to improve the economic relations and the understanding of each other. Since its implementation, the Hamburg Summit has served as a prominent platform to discuss the main trends and questions regarding Sino-European business relations among [...]