Yesterday, Alexandra B. Ribeiro, from FCT NOVA, had the honour and the privilege to be elected Vice-President of PROMETIA, together with Stéphane Bourg, elected President and Patrick d’Hugues, elected Chair of the Executive Committee.

PROMETIA is an international non-profit association promoting innovation in mineral processing and extractive metallurgy for mining and recycling of raw materials, with the mission of making raw materials accessible for European industries and citizens.

The Association aims to strengthen European technical skills and industrial know-how in raw materials processing and support industrial and economic development by:

  • promoting an easier access for industrial partners to the most relevant and competent European R&D teams as well as to services & facilities for up-scaling metallurgical and mineral processes in Europe
  • promoting the most innovative cutting-edge scientific results from European research teams towards industrial partners
  • facilitating the visibility and access of all the partners to various funding opportunities

Congratulations to all!