Parallel Sessions

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.