Join the Raw & Circular Economy Expedition (RACE), a 2-week learning journey across Europe and along the raw materials value chain

RACE 2019 is designed for sustainability pioneers keen to deepen their understanding of the pressing, raw material challenges of Future Mobility. Help us unlock solutions to making mobility sustainable for Europe. We welcome all sustainability pioneers to join the RACE on 18-31 August 2019.

Solve the raw material challenges of Future Mobility

Any student currently enrolled in a Master’s programme at an EIT RawMaterials partner university can attend. Please look for your university on the application page.

A race through the value chain of future mobility

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Shape the transportation system of tomorrow

Raw materials power electric vehicles and are integral to the future of transportation mobility. From cobalt and lithium to rare earths and precious metals, raw materials are a driving force in future mobility.

During the RACE, you will have a unique opportunity to:

  • Work and network with the world’s leading industry experts.
  • Experience the raw materials value chain by following the real-life journey of raw materials across four different locations in Europe.
  • Make lifelong friends travelling across Europe with 70 fellow students from different backgrounds.
  • Deepen your understanding of the circular economy and pressing raw materials challenges to make transportation sustainable across Europe.

Let your creativity run free

All the costs for participating to the RACE are covered by the EIT RawMaterials Academy.

  • Travel to and from the RACE start
  • All the transfers from one location to another will be organized by RACE
  • We will also take care of accommodation and food
  • Travel to and from the RACE start

Bring your passion and talent, the rest is on us.