TU  Delft Valorisation Centre
David Peck
Senior Research Fellow, Critical Materials and Circular Design
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About Raw Materials

Strategy & Objective

Realising the turnaround: To develop raw materials into a major strength for Europe.

The mission of the EIT Raw Materials is to boost the competiveness, growth and attractiveness of the European raw materials sector via radical innovation and entrepreneurship.

Strategic objectives
Radically new ways of thinking will be required, as summarized in three strategic objectives:
•    Securing raw materials supply
•    Designing solutions
•    Closing material loops

Benefits for society, business, employees and students

Wider society
•    Maintaining the availability of raw materials for end products
•    Securing and creating future oriented jobs
•    Economic growth through safe supply of raw materials

•    Offerting a platform to enable and foster networking and collaboration
•    Increasing the competitiveness of European enterprises
•    Promoting entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs and SMEs

•    Securing and creating new jobs in Europe
•    Training the leaders of tomorrow through professional education
•    Improving health and safety conditions

•    Offering state-of-art knowledge to train Europe’s high potentials
•    Financial support for talented students
•    Preparing students to become entrepreneurs

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