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Developing raw materials into a major strength for Europe
27th-29th of March 2019
Leoben, Austria

RC Leoben

Initiated by the EIT RawMaterials Regional Center Leoben at Montanuniversitaet Leoben in Austria,
the ESEE Dialogue Conferences aim to foster an international community in the raw materials sector by converging relevant stakeholders from industryresearch and education in
East and South East Europe.

• Experts on mining, geology, mineral and metallic raw materials, circular economy,…
• Raw materials industry stakeholders
• Policy and decision-makers in the field of raw material prospection and mining
• Stakeholders in the field of raw materials education

The ESEE Dialogue Conferences are a major raw materials conference series for East and South East Europe that have successfully addressed issues in the raw material sector in eight countries in the last four years.

Integration into the EIT RawMaterials community, policy framework, education development, resource efficiency and innovation along the raw materials life cycle are the main topics of the conference.

Confimed Speakers and Contributors:

Wilfried Eichlseder
Montanuniversität Leoben – Rector
Milan Grohol
European Comission – Resource Efficiency and Raw Materials
Robert Holnsteiner
BMNT – Austrian Federal Ministy of Sustainability and Tourism
Heribert Buchbauer
BMBWF – Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research
Silvia Riegler
OeAD – Programme Officer, CEEPUS
Krzysztof Kubacki
EIT RawMaterials – General Manager CLC East
Peter Moser
Montanuniversität Leoben – Head of the Chair of Mining Engineering and Mineral Economics &
Vice Rector für Infrastructure and International Relations
Markus Klein
EIT RawMaterials – Business Developer CLC East
Arnulf Grübler
IIASA – Acting Program Director Transitions to New Technologies
Philipp Hartlieb
Montanunversität Leoben – Senior Researcher
Robert Obenaus-Emler
Montanunversität Leoben – Senior Researcher
Stefan Steinlechner
Montanunversität Leoben – Senior Researcher
Imre Gombköto
EIT RawMaterials – Education Manager CLC East
Antonis Politis
EIT RawMaterials – Business Developer CLC East
Sibila Borojević Šoštarić
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Mining, Geology and Petroleum Engineering – Vice Dean for Science and International Colaboration
Ana Mladenović
Head of Laboratory for Stone, Aggregates and Recycled Materials, Slovenian National Building and Civil Engineering Institute (ZAG)
Urša Šolc
Geological Survey of Slovenia – Project Expert
Stephan Maier
Technical University Graz – Researcher

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