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WssTP brokerage event

23 November 2016

MAGIC at the WssTP brokerage event

Violeta Cabello (UAB) represented the MAGIC Consortium at the annual Brokerage & Working Groups event of the European Technology Platform for Water (WssTP) that took place in Brussels on 23-24 November 2016. SIM4NEXUS and MAGIC, who have taken on the challenge to jointly coordinate the WssTP Water-Energy-Food Biodiversity Nexus Workgroup,...

Talk at the Université de Genève

07 November 2016

Invited talk at the Université de Genève (CH)

Project Coordinator Mario Giampietro presented MAGIC at the Institute for Environmental Sciences of the Université de Genève on Monday 7 November 2016 upon invitation by the TIGERS network (Technology of Information for Geographic and Environmental Research and Services). Mario’s TIGERS talk focused on MAGIC’s innovative integrated approach...

S.Net Meeting in Bergen

12 October 2016

MAGIC at the S.Net Meeting in Bergen (NO)

MAGIC’s Project members Zora Kovacic (UAB), Tarik Serrano (UAB) and Thomas Völker (JRC) took part in the thematic session The Nexus approach to the assessment of innovation policies organized at the 8th annual S.Net meeting in Bergen, Norway (12th-14 October 2016). Tarik Serrano presented a case study on GMOs: The license to import GM crops by...

MAGIC at the WE Nexus Expert Event

28 September 2016

MAGIC at the WE Nexus Expert Event in Ispra (IT)

MAGIC Project Coordinator Mario Giampietro participated in the Expert Workshop on Understanding the Water-Energy Nexus: Integrated Water and Power System Modelling, organized by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) and the US Department of Energy (DOE) with the participation of EC’s Directorate General for Research and...

RGS Conference

31 August 2016

MAGIC was presented at RGS Conference

Kirsty Blackstock (The James Hutton Institute – Aberdeen, Scotland), made several contributions related to the MAGIC project at the 2016 Annual International Conference of the Royal Geographical Society to take place at the Imperial College London on August 31 – September 2. Following the titles of the three presentations and the related...

EU-AU-IIASA Event

30 August 2016

MAGIC at the EU-AU-IIASA Event

Violeta Cabello (UAB) took part in the EU-AU-IIASA Evidence and Policy Event, Joint Research Centre (JRC) – Ispra (IT), August 30 – September 2 2016. During the event, the MAGIC project was presented in a dedicated poster session. In a complex world, evidence-based policymaking can enhance the effectiveness of public policies. To develop the...

WssTP Conference

21 July 2016

MAGIC at the WssTP Conference

Violeta Cabello and Mario Giampietro (UAB) took part to the Water supply and sanitation Technology Platform – Water Innovation Europe Conference 2016 in Brussels on 21-23 June 2016. The MAGIC project, which adheres to the platform, has been presented in the location and will be playing an active role in its working groups on Nexus analysis during...