Objective of the EURECA-PRO Week

To introduce the EURECA-PRO project and its partnerships to students, researchers, teachers and staff of TU Bergakademie Freiberg, and to bring up the topic of Education for Responsible Consumtion and Production in discussion, a virtual event "EURECA-PRO Week" will take place from 12th to 16th July 2021

Preliminary Programme

Date                Programme
12th July 
Introduction to EURECA-PRO
13:00 - 15:00General presentation about the EURECA-PRO project, its goals and objectives, and the opportunities offered by EURECA-PRO to students, researchers, teachers and staff of TU Bergakademie Freiberg
Language: German
13th JulyNetworking Day
13:00 - 15:00Introduction of EURECA-PRO partner universities:
Montanuniversität Leoben (Austria), University of Petrosani (Romania), University of León (Spain), Technical University of Crete (Greece), Silesian University of Technology (Poland), Mittweida University of Applied Sciences (Germany)
Language: English
14th July

Workshop on Sustainable Development Goal 12

Presentations by members of TU Bergakademie Freiberg and an industry expert on the contribution of EURECA-PRO to Sustainability Goal 12 »Sustainable Consumption and Production«
Topical areas include – among others – especially the supply of resources and the circular economy.
Language: English

13:00 - 13:201. Overview on SDG 12 and thematic areas of competence at TU Bergakademie Freiberg
Thomas Schumann
13:25 - 13:402. Smart processing and recycling machines securing the supply of raw materials in the future with the lowest possible consumption of energy
Prof. Dr. Holger Lieberwirth
Institute for Mineral Processing Machines and Recycling Systems Technology
13:45 - 14:003. Innovative recycling processes for new Lithium ion cell generations
Prof. Dr. Urs Peuker
Institute of Mechanical ProcessEngineering and Mineral Processing
14:05 - 14:204. Use of renewable raw materials for 3D printing and surface smoothing of complex metallic components
Prof. Dr. Henning Zeidler / Lisa Kühnel
Institute for Machine Elements, Engineering Design and Manufacturing
Chair of Additive Manufacturing
14:25 - 14:455. Overview on aspects of the circular economy in the packaging industry processes for the recycling of paper wrappings and plastic packaging materials
Peter Görlitz
Sustainability Manager Europe
Sonoco Consumer Products Europe
14:25 - 14:45Discussion
15th JulyLecture: European Values
13:00 - 15:00Overview of the Values of European Citizens and the Values of European Policy making. The Contribution of EURECA-PRO to the promotion of European Values
Prof. Dr. Jan. C. Bongaerts
Language: English
16th JulyPanel Discussion
13:00 - 15:00

European Education for Responsible Consumption and Production

Christian Möls

Dr. Walter Kühme, Head of Unit for Universities and Art Colleges, Saxon State Ministry for Science, Culture and Tourism 
Beate Körner, Head of Unit Erasmus+ Partnerships and Cooperation Projects, NA DAAD
Peter Görlitz, Sustainability Manager Europe, Sonoco Consumer Products Europe  
Dr. Julia Sishchuk, Project coordinator of the European university alliance EURECA-PRO at the TU Bergakademie Freiberg
Students Co-Creation Group representative

Language: German


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