Workshop “Recovery of Valuable Materials” from the series Green industrial sites

September 26-27. 2022: Dresden – Germany

On September 26-27, 2022 the workshop entitled “Recovery of Valuable Materials” was organized jointly by TUD, Germany and Cluster WASTen with the support of Sachsische Aufbaubank in Dresden, Saxony.  The event was a part of the Workshop Series – Green Industrial Sites and had a goal to introduce the practical implementation of the circular economy principles and value chain approaches to the industry and to highline the role of close cooperation in their implementation between the private sectors, scientific&educational communities, and governments. It was implied that the workshop would strengthen the existed cooperation and initiate the broader networking between the Czech Republic and Saxony in the scheme of the waste management. 

The top management persons from Saxony and the Czech Republic participated in the event, i.e.: Mr. Thomas Schmidt, Minister for Regional Development, Saxony and Dr. Marian Piecha, Deputy Minister of Industry&Trade of the Czech Republic, Dr. Marketa Meissnerova, Consul General of the Czech Republic. The workshop was led by prof. Michael Beckmann, Dean, TUD and Dr. Radek Horenovsky, Cluster WASTen.