Successful launch of the BioLeach innovation project supported by EIT RawMaterials

The BioLeach project will develop innovative bio-treatment of raw materials On 13 March 2019, a new innovation project BioLeach officially kicked off at the premises of UVP TECHNICOM, led by Ing. Darina Štyriaková, PhD, Faculty of Mining, Ecology, Process Control and Geotechnologies of the Technical University of Košice. The EIT RawMaterials funded project brings together universities, research institutions and industrial enterprises from eight European countries. […]

9 May, 2019|

Fraunhofer and EIT RawMaterials Academy launch a new course for raw materials professionals

Identify and differentiate the steps in developing lightweight products. Design, construct and fully utilize the lightweight potential. Lightweight Professional 3-day course starts in September 2019 Whether in the field of machine engineering, transportation or development – lightweight design always stays on trend. The reason for this is the resource and financial efficiency of lightweight design. However, when it comes to implementing lightweight projects, one may find many gaps in companies’ basic knowledge. […]

9 May, 2019|

EIT RawMaterials General Assembly welcomes new Chairman and new members of the Executive Board

The EIT RawMaterials General Assembly has approved a new Chairperson and five new members to the Executive Board of the EIT RawMaterials, an extension of the mandate of one member has been approved as well. New Chairperson Prof.Emmo Meijer will succeed Dr Jan-Eric Sundgren who has stepped down at the General Assembly Spring on 7 May 2019. […]

9 May, 2019|

SAMOA Research Innovation Project will develop new recycling strategy to minimize material waste

Circular Societies Lighthouse SAMOA – Sustainable Aluminium Additive Manufacturing for high-performance applications EIT RawMaterials funded Innovation project SAMOA, led by the Luleå University of Technology aims to scale up the process chain of raw aluminium alloys from material efficient powder production, energy efficient laser and arc wire additive manufacturing to material recycling in order to reduce the material need of up to 50%. […]

6 May, 2019|

EIT Jumpstarter wins the European Association Award

EIT Jumpstarter has received recognition for creating a sustainable impact in Central, Eastern and Southern Europe On 28 March 2019 in Brussels, the EIT Jumpstarter, a competition and training programme for start-ups run cooperatively by EIT RawMaterials, EIT Health and EIT Food, won the Best Association Training Initiative category in the European Association Awards celebrating the vital work that the European Associations do on behalf of their members. […]

6 May, 2019|

C-BOOT coaching programme for aspiring circular entrepreneurs is open for candidates!

Looking to accelerate your circular business idea? Sing up for the C-BOOT coaching programme now! During an intensive coaching programme, C-BOOT will bring you together with other aspiring circular entrepreneurs, and help you develop a sound business pitch to open the door towards start-up incubation programmes of EIT RawMaterials and beyond. […]

2 May, 2019|