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The European Commission has released the Strategic Plan on Batteries to support the clean energy transition in Europe

Green energy transition in Europe The European Commission has identified batteries as a strategic value chain. The EU must step up investment and innovation capacity strengthening the European industrial competitiveness by policy strategy, building a globally integrated, sustainable and competitive base. Batteries maintain to be a topic of high interest of the European Commission and several Member States. […]

16 April, 2019|

Knowledge Creation and Dissemination Call Open

Lighthouse Innovation Programmes Driving innovation in the raw materials value chain EIT RawMaterials is committed to supporting activities that will improve innovation capacity across its community. The primary goal of the Call for Knowledge Creation and Dissemination (KAVA 6) is to generate and collate useful and valuable intelligence, data and information on framework conditions to boost innovation in the three Lighthouses identified by EIT RawMaterials. […]

15 April, 2019|

RawMaterials University Days 2019 will educate high school and university students about the opportunities of the raw materials sector

Six exciting RawMaterials University Days will take place to educate high school and university students about the opportunities of our sector! The locations for the RawMaterials University Days 2019 have now been confirmed! Each EIT RawMaterials Innovation Hub CLC will host the 2019 edition of the RawMaterials University Day together with the partners of our Innovation Community. […]

15 April, 2019|

Transatlantic bridge for European innovation: EIT Community opens its first Hub in Silicon Valley

The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) opened the first Community Hub outside of Europe in Silicon Valley. Building on the existing Silicon Valley Hub of EIT Digital, the EIT Hub in San Francisco will support European innovators to attract US customers, partners and investors. It will also showcase innovation made in Europe and bolster the visibility of innovative European solutions to global challenges. […]

11 April, 2019|

EIT RawMaterials and Veolia launch U-START Accelerator Programme in the field of innovative recycling and circular economy

Innovative recycling solutions for electronic waste, secondary products and composite materials wanted – Calling all startups to Apply now! After three successful editions, EIT RawMaterials Innovation Community and Veolia team up again to offer startups with sustainable business ideas in the field of the circular economy a unique opportunity to boost and accelerate their business: the U-START Accelerator Programme. […]

2 April, 2019|

Calling all sustainability pioneers to join the RACE!

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. […]

21 March, 2019|

EIT Awareness Day in Riga and Vilnius

#EITCommunity #ConnectingMatters The EIT Community will present its activities in Riga on 28 March – register now! The Ministry of Education and Science and the EIT are organising an EIT Awareness Day in Riga, with the aim to raise awareness of the EIT Community, its activities and, in particular, of cooperation opportunities among relevant national stakeholders. […]

21 March, 2019|

EIT RawMaterials supported start-up IMA Engineering is proud to launch its Drill Cuttings Sampler-Analyser

Blast holes analysed online in real time IMA Engineering has launched its Drill Cuttings Sampler-Analyser called PDSA. PDSA can analyze drill benches with the speed of production drilling with trailer mounted system or integrated on the drill rig. PDSA data can be used to make accurate 3D model of the blast bench. […]

15 March, 2019|

EIT RawMaterials supported project Magnetometry Network receives recognition from the Greater Region

Magnetometry Network (MagNet project) won the Greater Region Interregional Science Prize 2018 for its collaborative fundamental research and R&D activities MagNet, innovation project supported by EIT RawMaterials, won the 2018 Interregional Research Prize of the Greater Region for its collaborative fundamental research and R&D activities. Let’s wish the project achieves the same success at the European scale! […]

14 March, 2019|

EIT RawMaterials Booster supports Timegate Instruments start-up developing novel sensing hardware tools

EIT RawMaterials Start-up and SME Booster funding supported the implementation of the Mineral Screen project analysing industrially important minerals with Timegated® Raman spectroscopy Mining industry has a need to identify and localize economically feasible mineral resources and separate waste rock and gangue from valuable minerals. They are lacking an effective tool for real-time material analyses. […]

12 March, 2019|