The Tech Tour Raw Materials will be taking place on 18-19 May in Berlin, as part of the Raw Materials Summit, hosted by the EIT RawMaterials (18-20 May).
The Raw Materials Summit (18-20 May) will gather experts from Europe and the rest of the world to discuss strategies in relation to raw materials supply and access, innovation in the raw materials value chain as well as entrepreneurship and education. The Summit will be an opportunity to understand and discuss the EU positioning with respect to the challenges ahead, such as the energy transition and the impact this will have on raw materials supply and policies.
The investment track - the Raw Materials Venture Forum (18-19 May) is focused on showcasing the best investment opportunities within the materials industry in Europe and will serve as a qualifying event for the top quartile companies to present at the European Venture Contest Final 2020.
The event's agenda includes 30 presentations by pre-selected companies, discussion panels, keynotes, and top-level networking. representing the "Who's Who" of the Raw Materials and market, including top executives from blue-chip technology companies, international venture capitalists, investment bankers, service providers, and advisers coming from all around the world. The presenting companies will also have the opportunity to benefit from our CEO Masterclasses and workshops (taking place on 18 May).
The event will focus on key technologies and digital solutions against the background of the following RawMaterials Lighthouse programs:
Sustainable Discovery and Supply
Sustainable Materials for Future Mobility
Raw Materials and Circular Societies
These programs cover a broad range of innovation areas and sectors throughout the whole value chain of raw materials and include intersecting technologies like: Industry 4.0 (IoT, AI, Big Data, Machine learning), Additive manufacturing, Autonomous operations, Connectivity protocols, etc.
More backgrounds on the Lighthouse Programs over here: https://eitrawmaterials.eu/lighthouses/
Key stats of the Venture Forum: