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The Mustafa Prize recognises work of Prof. Erol Gelenbe

The Mustafa Prize, one the Islamic world's most prestigious science and engineering awards, awarded biennially, is a top science and technology award. It is being presented on Sunday 3 December 2017 in the field of Information Sciences and Technology to Professor Erol Gelenbe, from Imperial College London.
Professor Erol Gelenbe has been a prolific researcher, publishing in excess of 360 papers through his storied career in Belgium, France, the USA and the UK. He is a member of the National Academy of technologies of France.

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A Franco-Chinese report on nuclear energy submitted to the IAEA

During a side event of the AEIA Annual General Conference, a joint report was presented by the Chinese Academy of Engineering, the French National Academy of Technologies and the French Academy of Sciences on policies and technological options for nuclear energy in the context of a future energy mix.

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50 Ideas to Change the World

The Financial Times is looking for 50 ideas with the power to solve the challenges facing the world in five important areas: population; energy and resources; skills and education; health; nature and the universe. The FT invites its readers to help it devise a list of these ideas.
FT journalists and external experts will help identify the most promising innovations. Amongst the external experts: Alice Gast, president of Imperial College London, fellow of the Académie des Technologies, France,

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07/11/2017 Poznan, Polland

Euro-CASE Annual Conference 2017

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The next Euro-CASE Annual Conference will be organised by PAN (Poland).
It will take place on November 7-8, 2017.

The theme selected is: “Cybersecurity”



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16/11/2017 California, USA

2017 US-EU Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

November 16-18, 2017
US-EU FOE, California, USA
The 2017 EU-US Frontiers of Engineering symposium will be held November 16-18 at the University of California in Davis, California.
About 60 outstanding engineers under the age of 45 will meet for an intensive 2-1/2 day symposium to discuss cutting-edge developments in four areas. The event facilitates international and cross-disciplinary research collaboration, promotes the transfer of new techniques and approaches across disparate engineering fields, and encourages the creation of a transatlantic network of world-class engineers.

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24/09/2017 Toulouse

Enzyme Engineering XXIV

Co-chaired by Pierre Monsan, Toulouse White Biotechnology, member of the NATF, and Magali Remaud-Simeon, LISBP-INSA, University of Toulouse, the Enzyme Engineering Conferences were initiated in 1971 and have become the leading international forum for the discussion of new developments in enzyme technology and biocatalysis, putting an emphasis on emerging technologies and focusing on both the fundamental and practical aspects. The proposed scope and thrust of the conference will continue this tradition and will additionally focus on new developments in the field. This conference series typically draws international participation both from industry and academia.

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16/05/2017 Paris


The 2017 edition of Innorobo, Europe’s leading summit of the global robotics ecosystem, is launching its new “Call for Robotics Innovation”, which aims to promote advances in robotics technology that make a concrete contribution to sustainable humankind. This new competition is inspired by and based on the principles of the Millennium Project and the Nesta Standards of Evidence, two non-profit initiatives that share Innorobo’s philosophy of fostering innovation that generates not only economic value, but also benefits society by addressing today’s key global challenges head-on.

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06/06/2017 Paris


For 200 years, cement has faithfully accompanied society in all its evolutions. At the heart of a dynamic and innovative concrete sector, cement constantly improves its process to present building solutions that serve the general interest.