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Give your Feedback on Health and Safety in Mining to help tailor SafeMine PhD Programme

Industry perspective is needed to develop the SafeMine PhD programme for future leaders in Health and Safety Mining Companies around the world are facing greater challenges to recruit skilled miners and mining engineers. Although safety work in the mining and tunneling industry has been very successful in the past decades, the working environment remains unique. […]

16 January, 2019|

Horizon 2020 supported start-up ColFeroX successfully graduates from EIT RawMaterials Accelerator programme

Sustainable wastewater solutions for groundwater treatment start-up ColFeroX successfully delivers a pitch validating their business idea 21 December 2018 was a big day for ColFeroX, a start-up supported by the Horizon 2020 project REGROUND. Two of the start-up founders, Dr Beate Krok and Dr Sadjad Mohammadian from the Faculty of Chemistry of the University of Duisburg-Essen (Germany) graduated successfully from the EIT RawMaterials Accelerator – Phase 1. […]

14 January, 2019|

Timegate Instruments Ltd raises €2,6 million

EIT RawMaterials supported start-up Timegate Instruments raises €2,6 million funding to foster company growth and enter the global market Timegate Instruments Ltd, the world´s leading innovator in time-gated Raman spectroscopy, has raised funding of €2,6 M for product and business development. Funding consists of stakes by venture capital investor Lifeline Ventures Fund Management Ltd, private investor Mr Hannu Turunen and Business Finland. […]

10 January, 2019|

Blockchain for sustainable development (at CES 2019)

How the Dutch blockchain start-up Circularise will help communication in value chains to eliminate the concept of waste and accelerate the shift to a circular economy Circularise, a blockchain start-up from the Netherlands supported by EIT RawMaterials, developed a unique communications protocol (from here on system) that can be applied in virtually endless range of product value chains. […]

31 December, 2018|

Meet the winners of the EIT Joint Grand Final 2018

EIT Joint Grand Final 2018 gathered the top innovative start-ups and teams from Central-Eastern and Southern Europe On 16 November 2018, the best 40 innovative start-ups and teams from Central-Eastern and Southern Europe pitched in front of international investors, corporate partners and the EIT Community’s network at the EIT Joint Grand Final in Budapest, Hungary. […]

27 December, 2018|

Idea competition: Pitch and win 600 000 SEK to realize your idea!

EIT RawMaterials and SIP STRIM are launching the annual innovation competition The competition is a unique opportunity for suppliers, entrepreneurs and other stakeholders in the mining and metal industry to present their ideas and thereby be given the opportunity to realize them. One contest – Two winners Two winners will be selected, one by SIP STRIM and one by EIT RawMaterials. Each winner receives 600 000 SEK for the realization of their idea. […]

26 December, 2018|