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Monday 18 November 2019

3rd EU Critical Raw Materials Event (all day event)

  • Session I: Criticality and market perspectives
  • Session II: How can we reduce criticality?
  • Session III: Technology opportunities for CRM mining, recycling, substitution
  • Session IV: Steps towards a circular economy

Horizon 2020 Technology Success Stories (all day event)

  • Session I: Raw materials exploration
  • Session II: Raw materials extraction
  • Session III: ERA-MIN
  • Session IV: Raw materials processing and recovery

EU Forest-based Industries: the track to 2050 (afternoon event)

  • Session I: The state of the EU forest-based sector in the wider world
  • Session II: How the EU forest-based industries will meet the challenges and reach the goals of 2050

Tuesday 19 November 2019

9th Trilateral EU-US-Japan Conference on Critical Raw Materials - on invitation only (all day event)

Innovation, data and skills for raw materials (all day event)

  • Session I: Data and machine learning in mining
  • Session II: Skills for raw materials
  • Session III: Horizon 2020 Raw Materials Calls
  • Session IV: Brokerage Session

Wednesday 20 November 2019

7th Annual High-Level Conference of the European Innovation Partnership (EIP) on raw materials (all day event)

  • High Level Panel: Resource security for value chains
  • Session I: Industrial Transformation Master Plan for climate-neutral industry by 2050
  • Session II: Raw Materials for strategic sectors
  • Session III: Supply chain transparency

Thursday 21 November 2019

3rd EU Raw Materials Knowledge Base Event (all day event)

  • Session I: UN Resource Management System and Sustainable Development Goals
  • Session II: tbd
  • Session III: Filling the raw materials knowledge gaps
  • Session IV: Training on United Nations Framework Classification for Resources

Raw Materials meeting societal needs (all day event)

  • Session I: Raw materials as a driving force for economic growth and regional competitiveness
  • Session II: Linking land-use planning with regional mineral policy and social acceptance
  • Session III: Strengthening European competence and creating awareness on the role of raw materials sector
  • Session IV: Industrial perspective of raw materials in a circular economy

Friday 22 November 2019

Satellite events

Other stakeholders are invited to organise satellite events.

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