Program 25 June

Sessions and conferences
Day 1
25 Jun 2015
08:30 - 09:00

Registration

Opening Ceremony

Regional and Local authorities:
  • EU Commission.
  • Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology (CDTI)
  • Agency of Innovation, Business Financing and Internacionalization of Castilla y León (ADE)
  • Universidad de Burgos. Rector. D. Alfonso Murillo Villar.

Plenary Sessions

9:15 - 10:00 European Commission, logo_CEThe European Innovation Partnership in Critical Raw Materials. Flor Díaz Pulido. Deputy Head of Unit Raw Materials, Metals, Minerals and Forest-based Industries (F3) European Commission.

10:00 - 11:00 Spain vision, and activities in Critical Raw Materials (CDTI, Ministry of Industry, Ministry of Economy). Carolina Rodriguez. Sherpa EIP Raw Materials.

FLOR DIAZ PULIDO
Carolina Rodriguez
11:00 - 11:15

COFFEE BREAK

Plenary Sessions

11:15-12:00 Castilla y Leon activities in Critical Raw Materials (ADE, Junta de Castilla y Leon). Jorge Izquierdo Zubiate. Head of the Area of Programmes and Networks in the Agency of Innovation, Business Financing and Internacionalization of Castilla y León (ADE).

12:00-12:30 Mining and extraction of Critical Raw Materials in EU. Mark Rachovines. President of Euromines.

12:30-13:00 European Institute of Technology. The Knowledge and Innovation Community in Critical Raw Materials. ENEA – Collocation Center South. Dario della Sala. (ENEA).

13:00-13:30 Critical Raw Materials in the Nanotechnology Value Chain. Paolo Matteazzi. President of MBN Nanomateralia / President of NANOFutures.

13:30-14:00 Critical Raw Materials, a challenge to Research, Development and Innovation. Etienne Bouyer. French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA). Adjunct director of the New Technology for Energy Program.

Mark Rachovides
Paolo Matteazzi
Dario della Sala
Etienne Bouyer
JORGE IZQUIERDO ZUBIATE
14:00 - 15:30

BROKERAGE EVENT /NETWORKING LUNCH / POSTER SESSION

Parallel Sessions

Mining, processing, and extracting technologies

15:30-16:00 PROMETIA: Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy For Mining and Recycling INNOVATION ASSOCIATION. Stéphane Bourg. PROMETIA EXCOM Chairman.

16:00-16:30 Variscan Mines, the experience of a Junior Mining company in extraction and exploration of Critical Raw Materials. Michel Bonnemaison. Director General of Variscan Mines SAS.


Recycling, Circular Economy and Management of Resources

15:30-16:00 Critical resources and Circular Economy, the case of the Region of Lapland, Finland. Kristiina Jokelainen Senior Adviser, Regional Council of Lapland.

16:00-16:30 The Laws of Resource Efficiency. Antonio Valero. Director General of CIRCE. Research Center for Energy Resources and Consumption (CIRCE). University of Zaragoza.


Industrial Innovation and Technology: Towards Substitution of Critical Raw Materials in the EU industrial value chain

15:30-16:00 Critical Raw Materials Substitution, present view of the EU Chemical industry. Antonia Morales Perez. Innovation Manager. Water, Raw Materials, SusChem National Platforms. The European Chemical Industry Council (Cefic aisbl).

16:00-16:30 Advanced Materials in optoelectronic devices: towards the substitution of critical rare materials. Carlo Ricci. Coordinator EIP Commitment RESET.

Antonia Morales Pérez
Kristiina Jokelainen
Michel Bonnemaison
Stéphane Bourg
Pier Carlo Ricci
ANTONIO VALERO
16:30 - 16:45

Coffee Break

Parallel Sessions

Mining, processing, and extracting technologies

16:45 - 17:00 Siemcalsa. Ramón Cabrera. Geologist in the Castilla and Leon Mining Exploration and Exploitation Society (SIEMCALSA).

17:00 - 17:30 Czech Republic and Critical Raw Materials. Vlastník Martin. Ing. Martin Vlastník, CSc. Delegate of the Ministry of industry and Trade. Department of Resources and Energy Security. Czech Republic.

17:30 - 18:00 From Mars to Earth: New methods for prospecting mineral resources. Professor Fernando Rull. Director of the UVA-CSIC Astrobiology Center in Valladolid.


Recycling, Circular Economy and Management of Resources

16:45 - 17: 15 Urban Mining for Critical Raw Materials Supply: an Italian University Spin-off Company as a Successful Case Study. Francesca Beolchini. Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering at the Department of Life and Environmental Sciences (DISVA) of the Polytechnic University of Marche (Ancona, Italy).

17:15 - 17:30 Circular Economy and Management of Resources. Yolanda Nuñez. CTME.

17:30 - 17:50 Boosting circular economy through innovation and cross sectoral collaboration. Lorenzo Chacón. IAT. General Secretariat of Spanish Platform for Environmental Technologies.

17:50 - 18:10 Critical Raw Materials in the Ceramic Sector. Encarna Bou. Instituto de Tecnología Cerámica (ITC).

18:10 - 18:30 Circular economy application to different sectors: wine and ICT. The case study of HAproWINE project. Soledad Gómez González. Fundáción Patrimonio Natural de Castilla y León.


Industrial Innovation and Technology: Towards Substitution of Critical Raw Materials in the EU industrial value chain

16:45 - 17:15 Extreme condition materials in circular economy. Pekka Pohjanne. VTT Research Manager.

17:15 - 17:30 Cobalt substitution in PCD cutting tool materials. Piotr Klimczyk. Institute of Advanced Manufacturing Technology (Poland).

17:30 - 17:45 WC-Co hardmetal with addition of MAX phase from Ti-Si-C system obtained by SPS method. Magdalena Szutkowska. Institute of Advanced Manufacturing Technology (Poland).

17:45 - 18:00 Catalytic mono-channeled monoliths to substitute PGMs by Cu Nanoparticles for Automotive Applications. Iakovos Yakoumis. MONOLITHOS Catalysts Ltd.

18:00 - 18:15 Coercivity Enhancement of Dy-free and rare earth-lean NdFeB Alloys by Grain Boundary Engineering. Daniel Salazar. Basque center for materials, applications & nanostructures.

18:15 - 18:30 Development of technologies of substitution and Critical Raw Materials research and activities at ICCRAM. Santiago Cuesta López. SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE /COORDINATOR

Santiago Cuesta López
Pekka Pohjanne
FRANCESCA BEOLCHINI
Ramón Cabrera

Brokerage event II

Brokerage event /networking cocktail/ poster session