About the project

MILESECURE-2050 project aims to understand and overcome the political, economical and behavioural traits and trends that led Europe to its difficulties in reducing fossil fuel consumption, and in diversifying its energy balance at rates which guarantee European energy security in the next years (more specifically at the horizon 2050), reduce the threat of climate change, and diminish the risk of an energy gap in the coming decades.

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ICSU 2015, Hong Kong (CHINA)

Jan 7, 2015 - Jan 9, 2015
The Second International Conference on Sustainable Urbanization (ICSU 2015) will be held on 07-09 January 2015 in Hong Kong, CHINA. This conference, being the second conference of the ICSU series, will comprise plenary keynote presentations and five distinct symposia focused on five important themes related to the sustainable development, operation and management of urban areas.
This conference, being the second conference of the ICSU series, will comprise plenary keynote presentations and five distinct symposia focused on five important themes related to the sustainable development, operation and management of urban areas. Submissions related to these themes as explained below are invited. Authors are given the options of submitting only abstracts or abstracts plus full papers. All submissions will be peer-reviewed for possible inclusion in the conference program and the conference proceedings.

WP3 & WP4 Meeting, Rome (ITALY)

Oct 3, 2014 - Oct 3, 2014
  • Discussion facilitated by: Max Grünig (ECOLOGIC) with prepared inputs by and Zygmunt Parczewski (IEn), Jean-Charles Hourcade (SMASH), Adam Umer (EnergSys)

-       How the lessons learnt from WP1, 2, 3 will be consolidated into a comprehensive set of Energy Transition Scenarios?

-       Task 3.4 – Parameters (M17 – M24). First insights about the development of qualitative parameters and options to be used in modelling WP4 – USAL presentation of a list of indicators based on the accounts from WP2 and reaction from WP3 (SKYPE call)

 

Let's Conference, Bologna (ITALY)

Oct 9, 2014 - Oct 9, 2014

Leading Enabling Technologies for Societal Challenges is an international Conference organized in the context of the Italian Presidency of the Council of the EU, with the Patronage of the Ministry of Education, University and Research, the Ministry of Economic Development and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and supported by EU Funding for Research and Innovation. A poster showing the ongoing MILESECURE-2050 research projectwas presented by POLITO Team.

7th Conference of the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET Plan), Rome (Italy)

Dec 10, 2014 - Dec 11, 2014

The 7th Conference of the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET Plan) organized by ENEA under the auspices of the Italian Presidency of the Council of the EU, will be held on the 10-11 December in Rome, at the Auditorium Antonianum.