12th conference on sustainable development of energy, water and environment systems

Summerschool

11/09/2017 - 16/09/2017 @ All Day - Methods and strategies to monitor and manage human impact on urbanized protected areas (UPA) Hasselt University is organizing the first PhD course on the management of urbanized protected areas (UPAs) integrating expertise from different disciplines. Background Monitoring and management of UPA - During the last decades, outdoor recreation has become progressively more important, especially in [...]

4th System Dynamics Summer School

11/07/2017 - 14/07/2017 @ All Day - Overview: The 2017 System Dynamics Summer School will be held at MIT, July 11-14, and is followed by the International System Dynamics Conference, which begins July 16 with the annual PhD Colloquium. All classes will be held on the MIT Campus. Coffee/tea breaks and lunch will be provided. The summer school will provide an intense [...]

6th AIEAA Conference

15/06/2017 - 16/06/2017 @ All Day - Economics and Politics of Migration: Implications for Agriculture and Food Two key factors have recently contributed to place migration issues at the centre of the economic and political agenda. Firstly, the weaker economic prospects and the cuts in public spending due to the recession have increasingly contributed to make immigrants be perceived as competitors in [...]

Young Researcher Course on LCA/TEA/IA

30/05/2017 - 01/06/2017 @ 8:30 am -

Hasselt University, Antwerp University and KU Leuven are jointly organizing the first Belgian interdisciplinary PhD expert course on the state of the art in Techno-Economic-Assessment (TEA), Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) and Integrated Assessments (IA).

Forum for the Future of Agriculture

28/03/2017 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm - The annual conference of the Forum for the Future of Agriculture takes place every spring in Brussels, and it has a program of activity focused on the food and environmental security agenda. The FFA Brussels is accompanied every year by regional conferences across Europe. The Forum is now established as the premier meeting place for [...]

149th EAAE Seminar

27/10/2016 - 28/10/2016 @ All Day - The first objective of the seminar is to bring together researchers working on the various topics within the overall theme of structural change in agrofood chains in order to stimulate discussions, collaborations and future research. The second objective is to take stock of the current research on the topics, in particular from theoretical, methodological and [...]

LCA Food 2016

19/10/2016 - 21/10/2016 @ All Day - Life cycle thinking has emerged as a key approach in many industries for optimization, efficiency, marketing and strategic planning. Globally the use of Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) as a tool for quantifying and delivering information about the environmental performance of products, processes, and services has developed significantly. The UN FAO, UNEP, and the European Commission [...]

56. GEWISOLA

28/09/2016 - 30/09/2016 @ All Day - This event is focused on the agricultural sector and is dedicated to discussing the relation between regional and global markets. Actors of the agricultural and food economy are more and more acting on global markets, at the same time consumers place more importance on the local origin of products. Therefore, this relationship between local products [...]