IIASA Events

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Upcoming events

31 Aug 2020 - 28 Sep 2020
Sustainability and the SDGs: Promoting a Dynamic Science-Policy Interface

IIASA and the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM)* are co-hosting a webinar series on Susta... More

23 Sep 2020 - 23 Oct 2020
New Geo-Wiki Global Built-up Surface Validation Campaign Launches 23 Sep 2020

Join our new campaign to contribute to science and win prizes! More

29 Sep 2020
Transformations within reach

How can we reach a sustainable and equitable new normal in a post COVID-19 world? This virtual meeting addresses game-ch... More

30 Nov 2020 - 01 Dec 2020
Demographic aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic and its consequences

IIASA's World Population Program is co-organizer of the Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, OeAW, University of Vienna) Confere... 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

30 Nov 2021 - 02 Dec 2021

The INQUIMUS workshop has been postponed to Spring 2021. IIASA’s Risk and Resilience Program will host the INQUIMUS wo... More

Past events in 2020

23 Sep 2020 - 24 Sep 2020
IDRiM Virtual Workshop

The IDRiM Society will hold the IDRiM Virtual Workshop for Interactive Discussions between Senior and Early-Career Scien... More

21 Sep 2020
Global population growth and its impact on cities and urbanization

World Population Program Director Wolfgang Lutz will speak at the U.S. National Academy of Sciences workshop on science,... More

14 Sep 2020 - 17 Sep 2020
Landslide EVO Annual Meeting

Landslide EVO will be having its annual meeting virtually from 14th to 17th September, 2020. Due to the current COVID-19... More

09 Sep 2020 - 10 Sep 2020
Climate change and transformations at the Red Cross and Red Crescent Climate Summit

‘Risk and Resilience’ Acting Program Director Reinhard Mechler presented research on transformational responses to c... More

03 Sep 2020 - 04 Sep 2020
Transition Risk Governance Workshop

Risk and Resilience Research Scholar Susanne Hanger-Kopp will be speaking at a virtual workshop on 'Transition risk gove... More

03 Sep 2020

Big Research Infrastructures for Diplomacy and Global Engagement through Science (BRIDGES) network is holding a session ... More

02 Sep 2020 - 09 Sep 2020
young&wise Summer Program Vorarlberg

Thomas Schinko and Magdalena Tordy of the Risk and Resilience program are participating in the young&wise Summer Pro... More

25 Aug 2020 - 27 Aug 2020
YSSP 2020 Final Colloquium

IIASA cordially invites you to the Young Scientists Summer Program (YSSP) 2020 – Final Colloquium in its virtual form. More

20 Jul 2020 - 23 Jul 2020
Open mind, society and world

+++ This conference is rescheduled to 18-23 July 2021 ++++ IIASA scientist Anastasia A. Lijadi will present latest rese... More

07 Jul 2020
TWI2050 @ High-level Political Forum & High-level Segment of ECOSOC 2020

Innovations for Sustainability: Pathways to an Efficient and Sufficient Post-pandemic Future. TWI2050 launches its thir... More

30 Jun 2020
International Urban Forum "Territory of the Future. View from the Heart of Eurasia"

Nadejda Komendantova from the Advanced Systems Analysis program is invited to speak at the The International Urban Forum... More

29 Jun 2020
Demographic Consequences of COVID-19

IIASA in collaboration with the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration is hosting an... More

25 Jun 2020
Climate change, voting behavior and family policies

IIASA researcher Jonas Peisker is presenting new demographic research at a webinar series organized by the European Asso... More

22 Jun 2020 - 07 Jul 2020
18 Jun 2020
First consultation of the Advisory Group “Emerging trade routes between Europe and Asia” scenario-building project

The aim of the first consultation of the Advisory Group “Emerging trade routes between Europe and Asia” scenario-bui... More

16 Jun 2020 - 17 Jun 2020
Vienna Energy Forum 2020

In light of a global health crisis unlike any other in our lifetime, the co-organizers of the Vienna Energy Forum (VEF)... More

10 Jun 2020
Migration challenges in an ageing world under a changing climate

World Population Deputy Program Director Raya Muttarak was invited by Aalborg University to give an online keynote lectu... More

09 Jun 2020
Workshop "Activating People for Energy Transition in the Baltic Sea Region"

Nadejda Komendantova from the Advanced Systems Analysis (ASA) program gives a talk on "Factors of awareness and social s... More

04 Jun 2020
Launch of the 2020 Sustainable Development Goal 7 Energy Tracking Report and policy briefs

The annual UN 2020 Sustainable Development Goal 7 Energy Tracking Report is being launched along with 2020 Sustainable D... More

28 May 2020
IIASA at the III International Conference Risk Management in Energy

This year due to the coronavirus pandemic the International Conference Risk Management in Energy is held in the format o... More

18 May 2020 - 25 May 2020
Population, climate change and food security

World Population Deputy Program Director Raya Muttarak is organizing a cyberseminar on 18-25 May 2020 in the context of... More

14 May 2020
How healthy are you really?

IIASA researcher Sonja Spitzer will discuss health misperception and healthcare utilisation among older Europeans at an ... More

13 May 2020 - 14 May 2020
Scenario Submission Portal for IPCC AR6 WGIII

Lear about how to get your data included in the next IPCC report More

04 May 2020 - 08 May 2020
IIASA at EGU2020: Sharing Geoscience Online

IIASA researchers will participate in the European Geosciences Union 2020: Sharing Geoscience Online presenting research... More

22 Apr 2020 - 25 Apr 2020
IIASA at the PAA Annual Meeting 2020

+++ This event has been cancelled. +++ IIASA's World Population Program is presenting new demographic research at the Po... More

31 Mar 2020
The World in 2050 Writing Meeting 2020

The World in 2050 Initiative meets virtually to work on its next report focusing on innovations for sustainability and i... More

27 Mar 2020 - 29 Mar 2020
Aging in the world

+++ Participation at this event has been cancelled. +++ Sergei Scherbov will give a present the new Aging Demographic Da... More

22 Mar 2020
IIASA and World Water Day 2020

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

17 Mar 2020 - 19 Mar 2020
Flood Resilience Alliance organizes Virtual Learning Event

IIASA’s RISK and Resilience Program researchers, as part of the Flood Resilience Alliance, collaborated with various p... More

17 Mar 2020
IIASA Deputy Director General for Science attends the STS Forum - Latin America and the Caribbean High-Level Conference

IIASA attendance at this event will not go ahead due to the current coronavirus situation and possible travel restrictio... More

17 Mar 2020
6th Viennese Talks on Resilience and Networks: Building Resilience through Dialogue and Unconventional Collaboration

The event has been postponed to a later date due to the current coronavirus situation and possible travel restrictions.... More

12 Mar 2020 - 13 Mar 2020
Global flows of migrants and their impacts on North European welfare states

+++ This event has been cancelled. +++ World Population Deputy Program Director Raya Muttarak will be keynote speaker at... More

05 Mar 2020 - 07 Mar 2020
Second World Sustainable Development Forum (WSDF)

The theme of the forum is - envisioning towards limiting warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius. More

05 Mar 2020 - 06 Mar 2020
Conference on Integrative Economics

Co-organised by IIASA, the conference will examine new modelling and analytical approaches to systemic challenges, highl... More

26 Feb 2020 - 27 Feb 2020
OECD-IIASA Strategic Partnership: Third Task Force meeting

A high-level IIASA delegation visited the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) for the third me... More

25 Feb 2020 - 27 Feb 2020
India’s Progress on the Four Pillars of its Energy Future

IIASA Deputy Director General for Science Leena Srivastava is invited to be a speaker at the International Petroleum Wee... More

24 Feb 2020 - 26 Feb 2020
IIASA welcomes European experts on big ship pollution

Experts from across Europe will gather at IIASA for the first meeting of EMERGE - Evaluation, Control and Mitigation of ... More

24 Feb 2020 - 25 Feb 2020
Workshop “Big Data and Systems Analysis”

The Committee on Data of the International Science Council (CODATA) exists to promote global collaboration to improve th... More

24 Feb 2020 - 25 Feb 2020
Evidence-based economic policy making

IIASA researchers will discuss latest research from the World Population Project at the Annual Meeting of the Austrian E... More

23 Feb 2020 - 28 Feb 2020
World Biodiversity Forum
Finding acceptable options for biodiversity

IIASA's ESM researchers Martin Jung, Myroslava Lesiv, David Leclere & Piero Visconti will present their latest IIASA... More

19 Feb 2020
Age and aging in the world

Sergei Scherbov will give a lecture at the Foreign Policy and United Nations Association of Austria at the Imperial Pala... More

17 Feb 2020
Challenges and opportunities of the Arctic region: Launch of new scientific report

In collaboration with the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland, IIASA will present a major new scientific analysis of... More

12 Feb 2020
Celso Moretti, President of the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (EMBRAPA) visits IIASA

President of the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (EMBRAPA), Celso Moretti, visited IIASA on 12 February 2020... More

03 Feb 2020 - 05 Feb 2020
Workshop on Science, Technology and Innovation for the SDGs

Meeting of the IATT and 10-Member group under the TFM in preparation of the Multi-Stakeholder Meeting on Science, Techn... More

29 Jan 2020 - 31 Jan 2020
Future migration scenarios for Europe

Anne Goujon and Dilek Yildiz will represent IIASA at the kick-off meeting of the new Horizon 2020 funded project that wi... More

29 Jan 2020
Tawana Kupe, Vice-Chancellor and Prinicipal of the University of Pretoria visits IIASA

Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Pretoria, Tawana Kupe, visited IIASA on 29 January 2020. More

29 Jan 2020
Demographic scenarios and healthy ageing policies

IIASA scientists are presenting the latest research from the framework of the ATHLOS project to the European Parliament. More

28 Jan 2020
Longevity heterogeneity and pension design

IIASA researcher Alexia Fürnkranz-Prskawetz will discuss redistributive effects of different pension systems by socioec... More

26 Jan 2020 - 27 Jan 2020
IIASA at the G20 pre-meeting Towards a G20 Action Plan on Water

IIASA Water Program Director Yoshihide Wada has been invited as a key speaker at the First G20 Agricultural Deputies mee... More

20 Jan 2020
IIASA leadership visits the German Aerospace Center (DLR)

IIASA Director General and CEO, Albert van Jaarsveld visited the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in Oberpfaffenhofen on 20... More

16 Jan 2020 - 17 Jan 2020
RISK Senior Science Advisor John Handmer speaks on wildfires at OECD Conference

On 16th- 17th January 2020, Risk and Resilience Program Senior Science Advisor John Handmer, at the invitation of the OE... More

15 Jan 2020 - 16 Jan 2020
IIASA and Russia: Gaidar Forum 2020

IIASA researcher Sergei Scherbov will contribute to this year's Gaidar Forum in Moscow. The Forum is the major annual in... More

09 Jan 2020 - 10 Jan 2020
Expert Dialogue on Development, Energy, and Environment

Together with the Energy Foundation China and University of Maryland, IIASA is hosting an Expert Dialogue on Development... More

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