Upcoming events


With the participation of:

EUROPEAN COMMISSIONJOINT RESEARCH CENTREInstitute for Prospective Technological Studies (Seville)Sustainable Production and Consumption UnitEuropean IPPC Bureau



WORKSHOP IN SEVILLE (SPAIN) on 23-24 Oct. 2014

Industrial emissions and the IED-directive, the Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (Seville)

(Simultaneously with a workshop on taxation law)

Thursday, 23 October 2014:

Venue: Salon de grados of Law and Labour Sciences Faculties, University of Seville (Calle Enramadilla, 18-20, 41018 Sevilla).

9:00-9:45 Arrival and registration both groups (VENUE: Salón de Grados of

the Law Faculty (University of Seville ).Welcome and explaining the programme of both workshops.

9:45 – 10:30 Presentation of the participants – Current developments in

the Member States

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 – 12.30 IED-directive – an introduction; History, scope, BAT-

conclusions etc.

by Peter Vajda, Environmental Expert, Energy

Community Secretariat

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch

13:30 – 15:00 Case study, introduction and discussions in subgroups.

Afterwards presentation of the outcome in the plenary by each


Andrej Kmecl

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee break

15:30 – 17:00 Continuing discussion and presentations from the morning;

Current developments at national level – now with focus on

case law related to the IED-directive

20:00 Visit of the Royal Alcazar of Seville. ( Participants may go separately or meet in the hotel lobby at 18:00h to walk over together).


Friday, 24 October 2014

Meeting between the AEAJ working group Environmental Law and the European IPPC Bureau

Venue:Meeting Room A30 Edificio Expo – Calle Inca Garcilaso, 3 – Seville (Spain)

Draft Agenda

 ScheduleDuration in min. Topic
 10:00 – 10:15 15 Tour de table and introduction to the meeting
 10:15 – 10:30 15 General presentation/introduction of the JRC/IPTS
 10:30 – 10:45 15 General presentation/introduction of the AEAJ and its activities, followed by questions and answers
 10.45 – 11.15 15  Coffee break
 11:15 – 12:15 60Presentation of the ’Sevilla process’ (the process to elaborate and review BAT reference documents (BREFs) under the Industrial Emissions Directive – 2010/75/EU) and of the role of the EIPPCB, followed by questions and answers
12:15 – 13:00
 45 General discussions and views on the use of BAT conclusions in permitting industrial installations and related legal aspects
Closure of meeting