Food

Pavilion of Knowledge, Portugal
16 Mar 19 Mar 2017

Pavilion of Knowledge (Lisbon, Portugal) is hosting ERC = Science2 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

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17 Nov 2016
The Centre for Research and Analysis (CRA) , in a partnership with Sofia University and Agrobioinstitute in Sofia, organized an event at the Faculty of Biology of the University, a part of the ERC = Science² pan-European campaign of the European Research Council (ERC) which started in 2015. The event presented an intriguing, in-depth look into one of the six project themes – " The Taste Tests " ...
21 Nov 2016

How consumer habits affect our food choices? RNDr. Filip Matejka, Ph.D., a principal investigator of a project “Inattention” for which he recently received a Starting grant from the ERC, will try to answer this question on November 21st in Pilsen, the Czech Republic. Dr. Matejka’s project investigates the field of rational inattention theory ...

4 Nov 2016
During three intense ERC= SCIENCE² project days in Gdynia (October 14th – 16th), more than 1500 members of society were attracted by the food research funded by European Research Council (ERC).
ERC grantees Anna Davies, Riekelt Houtkooper, and Miguel Martinez-Gonzalez speaking at the Science|Business event
13 Oct 2016
Applications of basic research may not be immediately obvious but the findings will help to solve long-term societal challenges, say ERC-funded scientists at Science|Business meeting
13 Oct 2016

Drop in this Thursday lunchtime to see Royal Holloway’s bees in action and to see demonstrations of the EU-funded research that takes place on campus, led by Dr Elli Leadbeater of the Insect Cognition Lab.

Ask questions of the researchers and our beekeeper, learn about the role of bees in the modern world and try some of Royal Holloway’ ...

6 Oct 2016
ERC grantee Jens Blechert investigates underlying neural systems to determine which self-regulatory mechanisms might help people in making healthier food choices. Blechert's ERC starting grant project NewEat uses smart phones and questionnaires to track emotional eating and dieting in peoples' lives.
6 Oct 2016
ERC=Science² brought the work of nutrition researchers funded by the European Research Council to a major science conference in Manchester, UK, in July 2016
30 Sep 2016
New European Research Council Study Ranks 100 Cities
30 Sep 2016

17:00 – 18:00 - Science city FRESH entitled "History of Agriculture in the region"

17: 00 - 17:10 - Opening at Regional Historical Museum
17:10 to 18:00 - Exhibition: "Agricultural crops in the Old World and Antiquity" at Regional Historical Museum

18:00 – 21:15 - Presentations of scientists from the region ...

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