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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

EUMICON Dinner Debate, European Parliament (satellite event)

Tuesday 19 November 2019

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

Innovation, new technology trends and skills for raw materials (all day event)

  • Session I: New technology trends in exploration, mining and processing
  • 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: Sustainable supply of European industry needs with raw materials from European Sources
  • Session II: Strengthening the European competence and creating public awareness on the role of raw materials sector
  • Session III: Raw materials as driving force for economic growth and regional competitiveness in times of global changes
  • Session IV: Closing and take away messages

Friday 22 November 2019

Satellite events

Other stakeholders are invited to organise satellite events.

If you would like to add your event to the programme, please contact
GROW-RAW-MATERIALS-WEEK@ec.europa.eu