Past Events

    IMA Conference at European Parliament (Brussels)

    14/11/2012 - 14:00

    Every second year, the IMA-Europe Conference is a unique opportunity for Industrial Minerals producers in Europe, downstream users, policy makers and other stakeholders to meet, take stock of past achievements, share current objectives and address future challenges facing the industry in a given policy and economic context

    Minerals in Circular Economy conference (MINCE) in Finland

    28/11/2014 - 09:00

    The first international research conference on Minerals in the Circular Economy took place from 26 to 27 of November in Aalto, Finland. The conference covers research area on tools and methods that apply for the whole mineral value chain from the extraction to the user and further to recycling. The main conference themes are:


    06/10/2013 - 17:00 to 08/10/2013 - 16:30

    The forum on the Future of Manufacturing in Europe - MANUFUTURE 2013 - was held in Vilnius and is part of the official programme of the Lithuanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union (EU) in the second half of 2013.

    annual meeting of Ussher Society event in UK

    06/01/2015 - 09:00

    The 54th conference of the USSHER society meeting took place from 2 to 5 of January 2015 Devon, UK. The meeting covers research area focused on geological assessment, extraction and processing of raw materials from the geological deposits from South-West England.  Founded in 1962, Ussher Society promotes research into all aspects of the geology and geomorphology of South-West England, primarily through an annual conference and journal. To present STOICISM findings two contributions were presented at the event by the University of Exeter who is a STOICISM partner:

    STOICISM present at the Physical Separation '13 Conference

    20/06/2014 - 14:45 to 21/06/2014 - 14:45

    STOICISM presented a poster at the Physical Separation '13 Conference on 20-21 June 2013. This conference brought together researchers and operators with common interests in: gravity concentration methods, classification techniques, solid-liquid separation, magnetic separation & electronic sorting and finally microwave technology. The conference took place in Falmouth, Cornwall, UK.

    19th NPCW in Norway

    17/01/2015 - 09:00

    The 19th Nordic Process Control Workshop took place in Trondheim, Norway on 15-16 January 2015. The objective of this workshop is to bring together the Nordic process control community and to provide a forum for presenting recent and ongoing work in the area of process control, optimization and modeling.

    STOICISM as an example of industry innovation initiatives, SDIMI Conference

    30/06/2014 - 14:45 to 03/07/2014 - 14:45

    The 6th International Conference on Sustainable Development in the Minerals Industry (SDIMI) took place last month in Milos Island, Greece. Due to the growing environmental and social concerns, the minerals community is integrating sustainable development concepts, best-practices and stakeholders participation into the technical considerations, business strategies and performance goals which are associated with all facets of mineral exploitation, from exploration to mine closure.

    Kick-off meeting of STOICISM FP7 project takes place in Spain (January 2013)

    07/01/2013 -
    09:00 to 17:00

    Major innovative research project (STOICISM) launched under FP7 for the “New environmentally friendly approaches to mineral processing” The Sustainable Technologies for Calcined Industrial Minerals (STOICISM) passed through two highly competitive rounds of bidding (187 proposals in total) before being given the green light for funding in June 2012. The project runs over 4 years, the kick off took place in January 2013 in Spain.

    STOICISM presented in the MANUFUTURE conference in Luxembourg

    23/11/2015 - 09:00 to 24/11/2015 - 18:00

    The biannual conference on Innovation in Europe took place from 23 to 24 of November in Luxembourg city in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. In line with the EU innovation objective to boost reindustrialisation and increase the manufacturing industry’s current GDP contribution from16% to as much as 20%, the MANUFUTURE event aimed at: 1. Assessing the manufacturing research and development progress in Europe compared with global competitors; 2. Define the conditions needed for successfully reindustrialising Europe; 3.

    STOICISM presented in 13th Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits (SGA) Meeting on in Nancy, France.

    24/08/2015 - 09:00 to 27/08/2015 - 18:00

    The theme for the SGA 13th edition was “Mineral Resources in a Sustainable World”. The SGA was founded in 1965 in Heidelberg and the 2015 SGA meeting celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Society. Mr.  Dehaine & Dr.