September 22, 2016

Re-Industrialisation of the European Union 2016
Bratislava (Slovakia) – 26-28 October 2016

September 22, 2016

Horizon Prize on:
Materials for Clean Air
Clean Car Engines    
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July 26, 2016

EuMaT ETP has prepared a list of priority topics as a suggestion for the H2020 Work Programme 2018-2020

Full document is available here

April 21, 2016

The fourth European Conference Industrial Technologies 2016 which will be held June 22–24 in the RAI Conference Centre in Amsterdam. 

Industrial Technologies 2016 is the largest networking conference in the field of new production technologies, materials, nanotechnology, biotechnology and digitisation in Europe.
More than 1.250 high level delegates are expected. The conference is organized as an associated event of the Netherlands Presidency of the Council of the European Union in the first half of 2016, (see flyer).

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May 6, 2015
IUMRS Global Awards video (see more)
April 22, 2015

EuMaT ETP, EMRS and FEMS have joined forces in proposing research topics to Horizon 2020 Work Programme of NMBP for the 2016-2017 calls.

This document is a tangible example of the cooperation between the three European organisations on materials initiated within the Alliance of Materials in promoting valuable integration between the main players of the European materials R&D community.

Full document is available here.

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March 4, 2015

The EuroNanoForum 2015 (June, 10-12, in Riga) is Europe’s largest networking conference on nanotechnologies and advanced materials science, innovations and business, across all industrial sectors.

The Latvian capital of Riga will host the bi-annual conference that is expected to attract more than 1200 visitors from over 50 countries during its three-day programme.
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December 15, 2014
On 9th December 2014, the new Commissioner for Research and Innovation, Carlos Moedas, met with a delegation composed by Prof. Fernando Santana Senior Director da FCT/UNL,  Prof. Rodrigo Martins President of DCM-FCT/UNL, and Dr. Marco Falzetti (Centro Sviluppo Materiali) chairman of A4M and EuMaT, to speak about Materials R&I strategies. more
September 9, 2014
EuMaT-Strategy Workshop on Thin Films:
"Vacuum Coating Technologies, an Important Technique to Design New Materials, Functionalities and Performances"
Dresden, 6th Nov. 2014 (see Programme), (see White Paper on Thin Films Strategy)
July 11, 2014
A brokerage event for the coming H2020 NMBP work program 2015 is organized by the European Technology Integrating and Innovation Platform on Nanotechnology NANOfutures with the collaboration of the European Platforms for Advanced Engineering Materials and Technologies EUMAT and Manufacturing, MANUFUTURE.  (more)
June 27, 2014

LET’S 2014 Conference in Bologna, Sep. 29 – Oct. 1, 2014 will be focused on the role of the Key Enabling Technologies.



EuMaT and A4M will be present at LET’S 2014

June 12, 2014
The Alliance for Materials started in 2010 with the goal of providing European Technology Platforms
with a unified voice on crucial materials science topics.
Dr Marco Falzetti discusses the formation of the Alliance and how its member organisations have worked together to advance the field as a whole. (see interview)
May 15, 2014

MatVal Workshop „Developing strategies to boost Materials R&D in Europe”
Satellite event of EMRS Spring Meeting

May 26, 2014,
Lille (France)
ProgrammeRegistration

March 9, 2014

International Conference, 9-11 April in Athens.

December 2, 2013
Draft work programmers 2014-2015 are now available on Commission’s official website
August 4, 2013

EuMaT recognized by EC as an ETP in line with the new ETP 2020 strategy (read more)

 

European Technology Platform on Advanced Engineering Materials and Technologies (EuMaT) has been considered by the European Commission services to fulfill the revised criteria for recognition, and will therefore be included in the publicly available list of recognized ETPs on the European Commission’s ETP website

March 2, 2010
To see previous EuMaT announcements please follow the link below
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EuMaT Governance and Management

EuMaT Governance and Management ToR

EuMaT Governing and Management operation is based on the following concepts, procedures and bodies as shown below.

 

The different bodies composing EuMaT identified in three different layers

  • Decision layer – Steering Committee
  • Operative layer – Working Groups
  • Support layer – Mirror Groups and Advisory Board   

 

     

    Steering Committee

    Duties

    The SC is the decision making and executive body of the Technology Platform. It directs all activities and it is responsible for the strategy, implementation and operation of the Platform. Typical activities dealth with include:

    • Definition of roles and responsibilities within the Platform and outlining operations
    • Compliance with the Platform mission and any related activities
    • Approval and launch of activities, including objectives, timing and scope
    • Follow-up activities and approval of deliverables
    • Final assessment of key deliverables (Strategic Research Agenda and Implementation Strategy) with the support from the Secretariat based on Working group reports
    • Representation of the Patform in the external relationship activities  

    Composition 

    • It is composed by a chairman, a deputy chairman and members
    • The appointing of members is done to achieve the best operation and effectiveness of the EuMaT action, while keeping a reasonable balance between different nationalities, skills, compositions
    • New members can be appointed to the SC if it is in the interest of the Platform, and following the positive decision of the SC
    • Chairpersons of the Working Groups, Scientific Advisory Board  and Member States Mirror Group automatically are members of the SC

    Composition of the SC (July, 2016)

    EuMaT Steering Committee members

    Member

    Company

    Nationality

    Marco Falzetti

    Chairman

    CSM

    IT

    Michal Basista

    Secretary

    KMM-VIN / IPPT

    PL

    Amaya Igartua 

    WG1 coordinator

    TEKNIKER

    ES

    John Oakey      

    WG2 coordinator

    CRANFIELD UNIV.

    UK

    Daniele Pullini      

    WG3 coordinator

    CRF 

    IT

    Lars Montelius
    WG3 coordinator Lund Univ SE

    Arnaldo Moreno Berto

    WG4 coordinator

    ITC

    ES

    Aleksandar Jovanovic         

    WG5 coordinator

    RTECH

    DE

    Marc Lethiecq

    WG6 coordinator

    UNIV. TOURS

    FR

    Silvia Pascale
    WG7 coordinator Livanova IT
    Enrica Vernè WG7 coordinator Politecnico Di Torino IT
    Jan Meneve
    WG8 coordinator
    VITO BE 

    Robert  Quarshie          

    member

    IOM3/KTN

    UK

    Michael Heine

    member

    Univ. Augsburg

    DE

    Robert Vassen

    member

    FZJ

    DE

    Helena Gouveia 

    member

    ISQ

    PT

    Arun Junai

    member

    TNO

    NL

    Fabrice Stassin

    member

    UMICORE

    BE

    Winfried Keiper

    member

    BOSCH

    DE

    Rod Vanstone

    member

    GE POWER

    UK

    Marco Varasi

    member

    FINMECCANICA

    IT

    Jürgen Hirsch

    member

    HYDRO

    DE

    Jens Rieger

    member

    BASF

    DE

    Massimo Giannozzi

    member

    GENERAL ELECTRIC

    IT

    Werner Fleischer

    member

    ESTF

    DE

    Lars Pleth Nielsen

    member

    DTI

    DK

    Ehrenfried Zschech

    member

    FEMS

    DE

    Rodrigo Martins

    member

    E-MRS

    PT

    Theo Hack

    member

    EADS

    DE

    Pedro Egizabal

    member

    TECNALIA

    ES

    Miroslav Boca member INST. INORGANIC CH. SK
    Barbara Cimarra member WHIRPOOL
    IT
    Francesco Salvato member ALENIA IT
    Jean di Martino member LIST FR
    Magnus Ekelund member SANDVIK SE
    Massimo Gentili
    member FBK IT
    Ann O'Connell
    member ADVANCED MATERIALS IRELAND IE
    Ilaria Salvatori member CSM IT
    Frank Mumme member KUNSTSTOFF INSTITUT DE
     

     

     

     

    Observing members

    Marko Häckel

     

    BOSCH

    DE

    Damien Lenoble   LIST
    FR

    Georg Pucker

     

    FBK

    AT

    Sven Richter

     

    EFDS

    DE

    Johannes Strümpfel

     

    ESTF

    DE

    Astrid Rota

     

    SGL CARBON

    DE

     


    Contact points

    The main contact points for EuMaT are defined as follows:

    EuMaT Secretariat
    Prof. Michal Basista KMM-VIN AISBL, Belgium
    Michal.Basista@kmm-vin.eu

    EuMaT Steering Committee
    Dr Marco Falzetti, APRE, IT (Chairman)
    falzetti@apre.it

    EU (Commission)
    Dr A. Stalios, RTD-D, Materials

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