Conference presentations

6th November 2019
12:00 13:00 Lunch
13:00    

Conference opening

  • Pavel Fiala, Chairman of the Board, Těžební unie
13:30 15:00

Keynote speakers

  • Peter Handley, Deputy Director, DG for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, European Commission
  • Pavel Kavina, director of Raw Materials Policy Department, Ministry of Industry and Trade
  • Mark Rachovides, President of Euromines
  • Radim Mžyk, Director of the Mining Department, Czech Mining Authority, ČBÚ
15:00 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 17:30

Energy self-sufficiency and carbon neutrality

19:00     Opening Dinner, Hotel Holiday Inn Brno
7th November 2019
9:00 10:30

Role of mineral resources for the EU economy

10:30 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 12:30

Industrial value chains

12:30 14:00 Lunch
14:00 15:00

Mining and sustainable water management

15:00 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 16:30

Sustainable waste management

16:30 17:00 Q&A, final summaries
19:00     Gala Dinner Brewery Restaurant Starobrno (Mendlovo nám. č. 20, Brno)
Traditional Dinner "Moravian" style - restaurant will open at 18:00 for conference participants
19:30 official dinner opening
8th November 2019
Excursion to the Moravian Karst