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Events in 2017

Red, Supergiant, Stars, Space, Science, Scicomm, ERC, EU, Events, Cosmic, Leeds, Univeristy
15 Feb 2017
This lecture will showcase the research undertaken through the CODITA ERC Advanced Grant project, exploring the origins of cosmic dust and its impacts on the Earth’s atmosphere. Topics covered will include: the generation of dust around dying giant stars; formation of new stars and planets; comets and asteroids as the current source of dust around ...
15 Mar 2017
Early last century, popular music was promoted internationally by two large entertainment industries. One was based in New York and focused on dance-band music. The other was based in Berlin and concentrated on music for the stage—most of it categorized under the umbrella term “operetta.” Lehár’s The Merry Widow (1905) had been heard around the ...
Pavilion of Knowledge, Portugal
16 Mar 19 Mar 2017
Pavilion of Knowledge (Lisbon, Portugal) is hosting ERC = Science 2 in a 4-day event (16-19 March 2017) under the theme of Food. Sustainable processes of agricultural production, healthy eating habits, Mediterranean diet and the prevention of cardiovascular diseases are some of the themes to be approached during the event. The program will include ...
16 Mar 2017
It will be a panel discussion opened by the Vice President for Research and followed by short presentations of 3 of their current ERC grantees. The floor will then be opened to discussion, a presentation of the ERC itself, the impact it has on the scientific work etc. This event has been designed for the scientific community at KIT as well as the ...
Toulouse
17 Mar 2017
This event aims to showcase ERC grantees' work and research to young researchers at the University of Toulouse. It will predominantly focus on ERC Starting grant winners in order to demonstrate the impact the ERC early stage grant can have on a researcher career.To do so, there will be round tables with four local ERC grant holders who will each ...
Cities, smart cities, technology, programmable city, smart city, smart tech, connected city, city science, urban, innovation, urban innovation
17 Mar 18 Mar 2017
2-days filled with ScienceSquared multimedia content highlighting the ERC-funded research accompanied by hands-on workshops and experiments dedicated to urban issues.
20 Mar 2017
Over the past ten years, the ERC has funded almost 7,000 researchers and by extension, more than 40,000 team members, while the work of its researchers has been acknowledged by the scientific community with an extremely high level of citations. One of the challenges facing the ERC in the years ahead – particularly as Europe’s direction overall is ...