BRAVO EIP host successful half day conference in KU Leuven

BRAVO EIP hosted our inaugural Annual International Conference on Monday 5th October 2015. Full details of the conference: agenda, speaker bios and list of attendees are available on our Conference 2015 webpage.

BRAVO EIP Speakers

Guest speaker from the EIT Raw Materials KIC; Ms. Maria Magdalena Holmgren, Interim Manager of the Northern Co Location Centre (CLC) pictured with Dr Lisa O’Donoghue, UL..

The conference was arranged to coincide with the Red Bauxite Residue Valorisation and Best Practice 2 Day Conference which took place in the University of Leuven (30km outside of Brussels) later in the week. Thanks to KU Leuven and the Red Mud Conference team for hosting the event – particularly Professor Yiannis Pontikes.

Almost 30 people representing over 20 organisations attended the working session which was held in the fantastic setting of the Library of KU Leuven.?

BRAVO Leuven Group

BRAVO EIP Members: Attendees from UL, IAI, Geonardo, Rio Tinto, Rusal, Sweara MEFOS, Acciona, Alteo Alumina, BRGM, Carr Communications, ENEA, Ceinnmat, Euromines, Fraunhofer ISC, Hydro, UNINA, and Zaak Technologies


Brief presentations were delivered from partners under the heading, ?BRAVO Partnership: Collective Competences & Priorities? whilst Dr Lisa O?Donoghue presented on BRAVO Work Activity – Strategy, Goals and Organisation 2015-2016 – see google presentation embedded below.


BRAVO EIP would like to thank our guest speakers for their time and contribution:

  • From the EIT Raw Materials KIC Ms. Maria Magdalena Holmgrem, interim Manager of the Northern Co Location Centre (CLC)
  • From EIT Raw Materials KIC Prof. Karel Van Acker, Interim CLC Manager for the Western CLC.


The 2016 event is being planned early in the year – suggestions welcome.


And finally a cool picture that caught the attention of our photographer!


Dont feed the Librarians

KU Leuven Library

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