One of IRGC’s core competencies is our convening capability. We organise a range of events that enable representatives from government, industry, academia, NGOs and other organisations to openly discuss specific risk issues and their governance.

This interactive dialogue between policy makers and other stakeholders can support a deeper understanding of the issues at hand, promote the development of proposals for new risk governance approaches and allow for areas of agreement – and disagreement – to be identified and explored.

  • Demand Response: Challenges and Opportunities in the Context of Energy Transitions

    10 September 2015, EPFL Lausanne, Switzerland

    Overview   IRGC and the Energy Center of the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) are jointly organising an international conference on the challenges and opportunities for demand response in the context of energy transitions. Featuring speakers from industry, the public sector as well as academia, this conference will provide a comprehensive and...

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  • IRGC International Conference: Planning Adaptive Risk Regulation

    7 - 8 January 2016, London, UK

    The International Risk Governance Council and the Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy at University College London (UCL STEaPP) will jointly organise an international conference on the topic of Planning Adaptive Risk Regulation. Over two days (7 and 8 January 2016), the conference will convene participants from academia, regulatory agencies...

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