HORIZON 2020 RDI & CAS Project Cluster Conference

GKZ, DG GROW and EASME welcome you to this new conference format which is an approach to increase impact from exploitation by merging different stakeholder groups and grant programs from EU, national and regional level. The topic of the research area comprises RDI and CAS actions around the valorization of domestic European raw materials resources, most of them low grade or complex ores in their setting. Presentations of technical and non-technical case studies will give best practice in clustering to ...


Raw Materials Week 2018

The 3rd edition of the EU "Raw Materials Week" will take place from Monday 12 to Friday 16 November 2018 in Brussels. It builds up on a series of events organised by the European Commission addressing the latest news on raw materials in the EU. It will be a unique opportunity for the raw materials community to discuss and exchange on all relevant issues: policy, technology, international cooperation, framework conditions, knowledge base etc. The 6th High Level Conference of the European ...


VERAM Final Conference

The VERAM project, funded under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 programme, aims to provide an umbrella and coordination function for raw materials related to research and innovation activities across Europe. The long-term vision and roadmap to 2050 has the goal of tapping the full potential of raw materials supply and use in Europe, and boosting the innovation capacity of the sector. The outcomes of the project, which will presented during the final conference, will ultimately feed into the ongoing preparation of ...


Geosciences Congress of Iran

The 36th National and the 3rd International Geological Congress of Iran will be held in Tehran, 25th to 27thFebruary 2018. This is a well established event with more than three decades national meeting being organized by Geological Survey of Iran (GSI) every year since 1982. The congress covers all aspects of earth sciences regional to local scales studies, and deep process to surface features, as well as human and earth interaction through mining or dealing with natural hazards. The congress aims to bring ...


ProSUM Project Information Network Final Event

ProSUM Information Network event held within the framework of Raw Materials Week, organised by the European Commission to gather a wide range of stakeholders to discuss raw materials policy and initiatives. Join to: - See maps of secondary raw materials across the EU - Get access to the Urban Mine Knowledge Data Platform - Hear about working with us to extend the knowledge base in future Register here!


Mineral Prospectivity Conference

The main objective of this mineral prospectivity contest is to encourage discussion and contacts between researchers of the mineral prospectivity scientific community. This will be achieved through the realization of predictive maps by all interested participants, using the methodology of their choice, but on a unique case study (same area, same targeted commodity, same dataset for all participants). During the conference, resulting maps will be displayed, evaluated and compared, and methodologies will be discussed. Best predictive maps (in terms of performance) ...


European Minerals Day

Every two years, the European Minerals Day (EMD) gives the opportunity to European-wide public to explore the world of minerals. This year, the activities will take place on the 22nd – 24th of September in Estonia and will mark the 10th Anniversary of this successful pan-European awareness raising initiative by the European minerals sector. The European Minerals day is a commitment under the European Innovation Partnership on Raw Materials, seeking to enhance understanding, acceptance and trust of mining operations. During the open ...


GEO – XIV Plenary

GEO is a partnership of more than 100 national governments and in excess of 100 Participating Organizations that envisions a future where decisions and actions for the benefit of humankind are informed by coordinated, comprehensive and sustained Earth observations. The Group on Earth Observations (GEO) Exhibition is planned from 24 to 26 October during GEO Week 2017 in Washington D.C. United States. Click here for more information. 


Mineral Engineering Conference MEC2017

The MEC2017 a joint conference, consisting of the XIII International Conference on Non-Ferrous Ore Processing, XXII International Conference of Mineral Processing, and LIV Symposium of Physicochemical Problems of Mineral Processing. It is organized by the Institute of Non-Ferrous Metals in cooperation with the Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, AGH University of Science and Technology, Silesian University of Technology, KGHM Polska Miedz S.A., KGHM Cuprum Research & Development Centre and Association of Engineers and Technicians of Non Ferrous Metals (SITMN). This ...


“Clean Energy for all Europeans: Towards a new energy market with RES for flexible power and heating & cooling?”

The EGEC, the European Geothermal Energy Council, has organized this round table event which will take place on May 10th 2017 at the Radisson RED Brussels, Rue d'Idalie 35, Brussels, from 16:30 to 18:00 and bring together European policymakers, leaders from the geothermal industry, and representatives from the renewable sector to discuss, in a conversational high-level setting, the revision of the EU climate and energy framework and how this will affect the renewables industry. The debate will touch upon topics ...