IIASA Events

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Upcoming events

12 Oct 2021 - 21 Oct 2021
Training Workshop on Water Resources Management: Climate and Socioeconomic Change Adaptation in Transboundary Basins

Scientists from the IIASA Water Security (WAT) Research Group will conduct a water resource management model-training wo... More

27 Oct 2021
IIASA Public Webinar #2: In conversation with Piero Visconti

At a crucial moment for beleagured nature, IIASA research is showing that we can reverse biodiversity loss. IIASA Resear... More

31 Oct 2021 - 12 Nov 2021
UN Climate Change Conference (COP26)

COP26 will bring together parties from across the globe, offering a crucial opportunity to achieve pivotal, transformat... More

04 Nov 2021 - 05 Nov 2021
Climate crisis boosts displacement

An event by the Vienna Institute for International Dialogue and Cooperation will explore how the climate crisis affects ... More

15 Nov 2021
Public Lecture: Scaling up Solutions for Sustainability: The Example of Tropical Deforestation

IIASA Distinguished Visiting Fellow Eric Lambin will speak at a hybrid public lecture offered by IIASA and the Austrian ... More

29 Nov 2021
Discussion Series on ‘Tipping Elements, Irreversibility and Abrupt Change in the Earth System’: AMAZON

This discussion series aims to advance the knowledge about tipping elements, irreversibility, and abrupt changes in the ... More

29 Nov 2021 - 01 Dec 2021
The Causes and Consequences of Depopulation

IIASA Population and Just Societies Program is co-organizer of the Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, OeAW, University of Vien... More

29 Mar 2022 - 31 Mar 2022
INQUIMUS Workshop

The INQUIMUS workshop has been postponed to Spring 2022. IIASA’s Population and Just Societies Program together with t... More

20 Jun 2022 - 22 Jun 2022
Scenarios Forum 2022

Forum on Scenarios for Climate and Societal Futures More


Past events

18 Oct 2021
IIASA Regional Conference Side Event: Systems Analysis 101 Course

This 4-hour workshop will cover various aspects of systems thinking and models as well as practical applications and use... More

18 Oct 2021
IIASA Water Security (WAT) Research Group at Danube Water Conference 2021

WAT Research Group colleagues are invited to speak and participate in panel discussions in a special session titled, "Ta... More

15 Oct 2021
Population dynamics and climate change

Dr. Raya Muttarak, IIASA Population and Just Societies Program Director, is invited to talk about population dynamics an... More

13 Oct 2021
Voting for Tomorrow: Climate Change, Environmental Concern, and Green Voting

IIASA demographer Raya Muttarak is invited by Max Planck Institute of Demographic Research to discuss the impact of expo... More

11 Oct 2021 - 15 Oct 2021
2nd ISC General Assembly

The International Science Council (ISC) General Assembly (GA) is the highest authority of the Council and consists of re... More

07 Oct 2021
IIASA at the VII International Conference "Management, Economics, Ethics, Technics – MEET-2021"

The title of the VII MEET International Conference is: "Economic, social and civilization challenges in the globalizing ... More

05 Oct 2021 - 08 Oct 2021
IIASA at AFAC21, Australasia's emergency management conference & exhibition.

IIASA Researchers to give keynote on "The value of CRC research". More

05 Oct 2021
9th NAVIGATE Webinar

Webinar on a sustainable development pathway for climate action within the UN 2030 Agenda More

04 Oct 2021 - 08 Oct 2021
IIASA at the 6th International Climate Change Adaptation Conference

As a premier event in the global adaptation spectrum, Adaptation Futures is a unique platform to facilitate dialogues to... More

03 Oct 2021 - 06 Oct 2021
Citizen Science at the UN World Data Forum

IIASA Director General Albert van Jaarsveld, Strategic Initiatives Program Director Steffen Fritz, and IIASA researcher ... More

02 Oct 2021 - 05 Oct 2021
STS Forum 2021

The Science and Technology in Society forum (STS forum) will convene virtually for its 18th Annual Meeting to be held on... More

29 Sep 2021 - 30 Sep 2021
IIASA at the 55th Conference of the International Council for Information Technology in Government Administration (ICA)

The theme of the 55th ICA Conference is: The New Normal: "A radical leap to digital, one giant step for digital society.... More

29 Sep 2021
IIASA public webinar #1: In conversation with Albert van Jaarsveld

In a world facing global crises it is vital to connect and share our knowledge and experience. IIASA Director General Al... More

28 Sep 2021
ICONICS Public Webinar

The International Committee on New Integrated Climate Change Assessment Scenarios (ICONICS) continues its series of webi... More

23 Sep 2021 - 24 Sep 2021
Population and Environmental Change

IIASA demographer Wolfgang Lutz is invited to present the latest advances in demography on the interactions between huma... More

22 Sep 2021 - 24 Sep 2021
IIASA at IDRiM2021

IIASA co-organises 11th International Conference of the International Society for the Integrated Disaster Risk Managemen... More

22 Sep 2021
NAVIGATE/ENGAGE Expert Workshop

Bringing best practice policies of climate mitigation and Sustainable Development Goals to Integrated Assessment Model s... More

21 Sep 2021 - 23 Sep 2021
2nd World Forum on Climate Justice

This year’s Forum brings together deep, rich and challenging conversations on two of the most pressing issues of our ... More

20 Sep 2021
Online Discussion Series on ‘Tipping Elements, Irreversibility and Abrupt Change in the Earth System’

This discussion series aims to advance the knowledge about tipping elements, irreversibility, and abrupt changes in the ... More

16 Sep 2021 - 17 Sep 2021
ENGAGE Project: Asian Stakeholder Workshop

Partners in the ENGAGE project to present new research results to Asian stakeholders More

16 Sep 2021
Climate Change and Population Dynamics

IIASA prominent demographers Raya Muttarak and Wolfgang Lutz are co-organizing and debating on climate feedback on popul... More

15 Sep 2021
Multi-risk governance approach for interconnected critical infrastructures

Dr. Nadejda Komendantova from Cooperation and Transformative Governance (CAT) group is invited to speak at the workshop ... More

13 Sep 2021 - 17 Sep 2021
IIASA at JVI Course for Policymakers

IIASA Reseracher Schinko reaches policy makers through Climate Change Economics Course More

11 Sep 2021
Laxenburg Environment and Climate Day 2021

IIASA participated in this community event, focusing on biodiversity in Laxenburg. The event - organized by the municipa... More

08 Sep 2021
IIASA hosts a policy simulation on energy transition at INGSA 2021

IIASA is co-organizing a policy simulation at a satellite event of the INGSA2021 conference in Montreal. This event will... More

30 Aug 2021 - 02 Sep 2021
IIASA at INGSA Conference 2021: Build Back Wiser: Knowledge, Policy and Publics in Dialogue

IIASA Director General Albert van Jaarsveld will participate in a panel discussion at the 4th International Conference o... More

27 Aug 2021
IIASA at World Water Week 2021

The IIASA Water Security Research Group will co-convene a session at Stockholm International Water Institute World Water... More

26 Aug 2021
IIASA at CMC Masters Club Panel Discussion

Thomas Schinko represents IIASA in panel discussion on the effects of the climate and the COVID crisis. More

19 Aug 2021
Third workshop of the Foresight Exercise “Emerging Trade Routes between Europe and Asia”

The third workshop of the Foresight Exercise is organized in the framework of the “Emerging trade routes between Europ... More

19 Aug 2021
Ambassador of Uzbekistan visits IIASA

The Permanent Representative of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the UN and other International Organizations in Vienna H.E... More

18 Aug 2021
Ambassador of Vietnam visits IIASA

The new Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Vienna H.E. A... More

16 Aug 2021 - 20 Aug 2021
IBFRA 2021: Changing Boreal Biome

The International Boreal Forest Research Association will bring together researchers, managers, policymakers, and member... More

30 Jul 2021
Lecture on climate change at the Indian National Defence College

IIASA Deputy Director General for Science Leena Srivastava will deliver a lecture: Climate Change, Treaties, and Recomme... More

22 Jul 2021
Policy Simulation: Cascading Resource Scarcity in the Arctic

IIASA is co-organizing an Arctic simulation that will provide early career researchers in Canada with an opportunity to ... More

20 Jul 2021 - 22 Jul 2021
Evidence for Action 2021 International Symposium

Dr. Thomas Schinko represents IIASA at international research symposium on Aligning the Climate and SDG Agendas organise... More

18 Jul 2021 - 23 Jul 2021
Open mind, society, and world

IIASA scientist Anastasia A. Lijadi will present latest research from the ERC funded IIASA project "The Demography of ... More

16 Jul 2021
UN High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

IIASA Energy, Climate, and Environment Program Director, Keywan Riahi, will participate in the UN High-Level Political F... More

06 Jul 2021
Unleashing Science: Delivering Missions for Sustainability

IIASA Director General Dr. Albert van Jaarsveld will participate in an official side event at the UN High-Level Politica... More

05 Jul 2021 - 07 Jul 2021
Vienna Energy Forum 2021

Since its founding in 2008 by a joint initiative of IIASA, the Austrian Government, and the United Nations Industrial De... More

05 Jul 2021
IIASA at the OSCE High-Level Conference marking 30 years of the Bonn Document

The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) is organizing a High-Level Conference to celebrate 30th ... More

29 Jun 2021
JVI Climate Webinar: Modelling Climate Change

IIASA Researcher Thomas Schinko represents IIASA in webinar series on climate change economics. More

29 Jun 2021
Complex Systems Modelling: An Opportunity to Better Understand and Anticipate Humanitarian Needs?
IIASA at OCHA Center for HumData Webinar

IIASA Research Scholar Asjad Naqvi will speak at the webinar held by the OCHA Centre for Humanitarian Data on modeling d... More

28 Jun 2021 - 02 Jul 2021
IIASA at the Global Atmosphere Watch Symposium of the World Meteorological Organization

Cooperation and Transformative Governance group at the Diversity Global Atmosphere Watch Panel DiscussionNadejda Komenda... More

28 Jun 2021 - 02 Jul 2021
Power Tech 2021

IIASA researcher discusses the importance of open-source models in energy systems analysis at PowerTech 2021. More

25 Jun 2021
People need People - Online Exchange

IIASA Researchers Franziska Gaupp and Thomas Schinko organize an interactive online workshop to address the question "wh... More

24 Jun 2021 - 25 Jun 2021
2nd International Symposium on Disaster Resilience and Sustainable Development

Reinhard Mechler and Stefan Hochrainer-Stigler will give a keynote on Understanding and managing fiscal disaster risk fo... More

24 Jun 2021
Toward a Fit for Future United Nations: IIASA at ACUNS 2021

IIASA Deputy Director General for Science Leena Srivastava will speak at the Global Annual meeting of the Academy Counci... More

22 Jun 2021 - 25 Jun 2021
Columbia Climate School Conference 2021: At What Point Managed Retreat? Resilience, Relocation and Climate Justice

IIASA researcher Reinhard Mechler will host a panel discussion on transdisciplinary science insights for understanding m... More

22 Jun 2021 - 24 Jun 2021
4th European Conference on Flood Risk Management: Science and practice for an uncertain future

IIASA researchers Reinhard Mechler and Adriana Keating will give a keynote on Measuring community flood resilience acros... More

21 Jun 2021 - 25 Jun 2021
Mobilizing for affordable and clean energy for all, on the road to net-zero emissions

IIASA will participate with ministers and experts at the virtual UN Ministerial-level Thematic Forums to mobilize transf... More

17 Jun 2021 - 18 Jun 2021
The 2nd Edition of IntelAgri: Digital technologies for smart, safe, and sustainable agriculture

IIASA Deputy Director General for Science Leena Srivastava will be the distinguished speaker at India's most important ... More

17 Jun 2021
Launch of the Global Agro-Ecological Zoning platform version 4 (GAEZ v4)

IIASA and collaborative partners will launch the new Global Agro-Ecological Zones platform version 4 (GAEZ v4) in a web... More

14 Jun 2021 - 24 Jun 2021
IIASA becomes an observer to the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

At the eighth session of the Plenary of the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Serv... More

14 Jun 2021 - 17 Jun 2021
International Energy Workshop

IIASA researchers discuss future demand for residential space heating and the goal of net-zero emissions at the 39th Ann... More

12 Jun 2021 - 15 Jun 2021
Sustainability Research and Innovation Congress 2021

IIASA Deputy Director of Science Leena Srivastava and researchers Reinhard Mechler, Teresa Deubelli, and John Handmer wi... More

10 Jun 2021 - 11 Jun 2021
Global Forum on Communication in Science

IIASA Director General and CEO Albert van Jaarsveld will attend the Global Forum on Communication in Science - a hybrid ... More

07 Jun 2021
Promoting sustainable development in the aging world

Population and Just Societies (POPJUS) Program Director Raya Muttarak is invited to talk about demographic perspectives ... More

07 Jun 2021
New NGFS Climate Scenarios

IIASA researchers teamed up with NGFS to publish an updated set of climate scenarios to assess future climate-related ri... More

05 Jun 2021
Web-Conference on Our Ethical Responsibility Towards the Himalayan Ecosystem

Join us live for a web-conference on the World Environment Day More

03 Jun 2021 - 05 Jun 2021
IIASA at Symposium for Policy Makers

Scientists inform policy makers about different aspects of the pandemic: risks and opportunities, lessons to be learned ... More

02 Jun 2021 - 05 Jun 2021
IIASA at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2021

IIASA Advancing Systems Analysis Program Director Elena Rovenskaya is invited to speak at the 24th St. Petersburg Intern... More

01 Jun 2021
IIASA provides scientific input to the OSCE discussions on critical infrastructure dependencies

IIASA Cooperation and Transformative Governance Research Group Leader Nadejda Komendantova is invited by the Secretariat... More

26 May 2021 - 28 May 2021
Join EuropaBON’s first stakeholder workshop!

The Europa Biodiversity Observation Network - EuropaBON is hosting its first stakeholder workshop aiming to develop a ... More

25 May 2021 - 22 Jun 2021
IIASA at ECCA 2021 (virtual event)

IIASA researchers co-organize webinar as part of ECCA 2021, the 5th European Climate Change Adaptation Conference More

20 May 2021
SDSN Leadership Council Meeting

IIASA Director General and CEO Albert van Jaarsveld will attend the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Lea... More

18 May 2021
Risk Management in Energy Post-COVID-19

IIASA Deputy Director General for Science Leena Srivastava and IIASA Cooperation and Transformative Governance Research ... More

17 May 2021 - 21 May 2021
Climate Exp0: Advancing a Resilient, Zero-Carbon World, 17-21 May 2021 (virtual event)

IIASA researchers present at Climate ExpO on the enablers and barriers to the practice of adaptation More

10 May 2021
What Does the Global Future Hold? Population and Demography

IIASA demographer Wolfgang Lutz is invited to speak at the International Resource Panel Webcast Series on the topic of p... More

05 May 2021 - 08 May 2021
IIASA at the PAA Virtual Annual Meeting 2021

IIASA Population and Just Societies program is presenting new demographic research at the Population Association of Ame... More

05 May 2021
Ambassador of Pakistan visits IIASA

H.E. Ambassador Aftab Ahmad Khokher, Permanent Representative of Pakistan to UN and other International Organizations in... More

29 Apr 2021
IIASA on Transboundary Climate Risk at Adaptation Futures

This webinar, focusing on transboundary climate risk and adaptation, is organised by Adaptation Without Borders (AWB), ... More

29 Apr 2021
Platform Value Now Webinar

Leena Ilmola-Sheppard from Cooperation and Transformative Governance (CAT) group is moderating and co-organizing an inte... More

29 Apr 2021
EU Action on Black Carbon in the Arctic

Pollution Management Research Group Leader Zbigniew Klimont is a speaker at an online event held to publicise the EU-fun... More

26 Apr 2021 - 30 Apr 2021
Energy Transition Week 2021

IIASA scientists will participate as keynote speakers and panelists at the upcoming virtual Energy Transition Week 2021... More

26 Apr 2021 - 28 Apr 2021
Building Global Funding Alliances

IIASA Director General and CEO Albert van Jaarsveld will participate in the Second Global Forum of Funders - a platform ... More

26 Apr 2021 - 28 Apr 2021
First Nobel Prize Summit

IIASA Deputy Director General for Science Leena Srivastava will take part in the Academic Science Section in the first N... More

23 Apr 2021
Carbon neutrality - what does this mean for the world?

IIASA Deputy Director General for Science Leena Srivastava joined the Institute of Energy Economics Japan (IEEJ) / Asia ... More

22 Apr 2021
Human Migration in the Face of Global Climate Change

World Population and Just Societies Program Director Raya Muttarak is invited to talk about relationship between global ... More

21 Apr 2021 - 23 Apr 2021
50th TFIAM meeting

Scientists from the Pollution Management Research Group will participate in the 50th meeting of the Task Force on Integr... More

19 Apr 2021 - 30 Apr 2021
IIASA at #vEGU21: Engage - Discover - Inspire

IIASA researchers will participate in the virtual European Geosciences Union 2021. The event aims to provide a forum wh... More

19 Apr 2021 - 23 Apr 2021
IPCC WGIII virtual Lead Author Meeting (eLAM)

IIASA scientists are contributing to the IPCC Working Group III Sixth Assessment Report (AR6). Author teams will be gath... More

19 Apr 2021
Redefining Old Age

IIASA demographer Sergei Scherbov is invited to talk about new ways of measuring aging that more accurately represent th... More

13 Apr 2021 - 15 Apr 2021
Systems Analysis in Eurasia

The conference Systems Analysis in Eurasia will take place at the National University of Science and Technology MISIS (N... More

13 Apr 2021 - 15 Apr 2021
13 Apr 2021 - 14 Apr 2021
Modelling the Impact on Circular Economy and Low Carbon Transitions of the COVID-19 Recovery Packages

Experts convene to discuss how to use economic models to investigate the links between the COVID-19 pandemic, response m... More

12 Apr 2021
NEW DATE - COVID-19 recovery: Towards a just and sustainable society (public lecture)

IIASA Distinguished Visiting Fellow Sir Peter Gluckman will speak at a virtual public lecture offered by IIASA and the A... More

09 Apr 2021
Population, food and environment

World Population and Just Societies Program Director Raya Muttarak will talk on 9 April at the webinar on Population, Fo... More

07 Apr 2021
6th Viennese Talks on Resilience and Networks: Principles for resetting a post-Corona world

The 6th Viennese Talks on Resilience and Networks is co-organized by IIASA and FASresearch. In an effort to support a co... More

03 Apr 2021
IIASA Perspective on Digital Economy and Sustainable Development

IIASA researcher Nadejda Komendantova will give a keynote speech at the International Conference of the Institute of Nat... More

26 Mar 2021 - 02 Apr 2021
VIII International Workshop: Critical Infrastructures in the Digital World (IWCI 2021)

Nadejda Komendantova from the Cooperation and Transformative Governance group is invited to provide an opening keynote p... More

24 Mar 2021 - 25 Mar 2021
OECD-IIASA Strategic Partnership: Fourth Task Force meeting

The Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) and IIASA are presenting the Fourth OECD-IIASA Systems... More

22 Mar 2021 - 24 Mar 2021
Education distributions and sustainable development

IIASA demographer Wolfgang Lutz is invited to speak at the Berlin Demography Days on the topic of human capital and how ... More

22 Mar 2021
IIASA and World Water Day 2021

World Water Day held annually on 22 March, celebrates water and raises awareness of the 2.2 billion people living withou... More

18 Mar 2021
Joint Academy Day 2021: Interdisciplinary responses to global challenges

IIASA researcher Alexia Fürnkranz-Prskawetz and IIASA alumnus Verena Winiwarter will speak at this year’s Joint Acad... More

15 Mar 2021 - 19 Mar 2021
IIASA leadership at the S4D4C meeting on science diplomacy

IIASA Director General Albert van Jaarsveld spoke at the Using Science for/in Diplomacy for Addressing Global Challenges... More

12 Mar 2021 - 16 Mar 2021
IIASA leadership at the NASEM workshop on science diplomacy

IIASA Director General Albert van Jaarsveld spoke at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASE... More

12 Mar 2021 - 14 Mar 2021
International Workshop “China's Belt and Road Initiative: curse or blessing for democracy in Eurasia?”

Dmitry Erokhin is invited to speak on the determinants of Chinese outward foreign direct investment in the Belt and Road... More

09 Mar 2021
ALPS International Symposium

Future strategy towards carbon neutral society was the focus of the ALternative Pathways toward Sustainable development ... More

05 Mar 2021
Innovation for Sustainable Development: Stakeholders' Consultation at UNECE

Nadejda Komendantova from the Advancing Systems Analysis Program is invited to speak at the Stakeholders' Consultation o... More

01 Mar 2021 - 05 Mar 2021
Third ENGAGE Project Meeting

96 participants from more than 30 institutions and 15 countries participated in the 3rd ENGAGE Project Meeting, which wa... More

25 Feb 2021 - 26 Feb 2021
Digital ALPTREES conference 2021

The digital ALPTREES conference displays a platform for citizens, experts, young adults, and stakeholders to share thei... More

16 Feb 2021
Working life and health expectancies

IIASA demographer Daniela Weber presents her research in online seminar organized by the Aging Research Center (ARC). More

08 Feb 2021
IIASA discusses resilient food systems post COVID at the AAAS Annual Meeting

IIASA is organizing a panel discussion at the 2021 virtual American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) me... More

26 Jan 2021
Pathways to a sustainable post-COVID world – reports from the IIASA-ISC consultative platform

IIASA and the International Science Council (ISC) will present reports outlining key findings and insights drawn from th... More

13 Jan 2021
What demographers tell us about the COVID-19 pandemic

IIASA researchers present their latest findings on the demographic aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic. More



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