EFG: launch of ROBOMINERS project

EU-funded ROBOMINERS project will improve access to European raw materials by developing a bio-inspired, modular and reconfigurable robot-miner for small and difficult to access mineral deposits ROBOMINERS is a new project funded under the European Union’s Research and Innovation programme Horizon 2020 (grant agreement n°820971) which aims at creating a bio-inspired robot capable of mining […]

UNEXMiN: final conference

Please feel invited to our final conference in Brussels. This event will be the end of a 4-year journey that led to the development of a robotic platform allowing to explore flooded mines and other flooded structures and environments. During our final conference, you will have the chance to learn more about the project outcomes […]

EFG position paper on Energy Transition

The European Federation of Geologists (EFG) is pleased to present its position paper on the energy transition. EFG is a professional organisation representing more than 45,000 geoscientists across Europe. The Federation’s main aims are to contribute to a safer and more sustainable use of the natural environment, to protect and inform the public and to promote a more responsible […]

EFG: vacature voor Executive Director

EFG seeks to appoint a new Executive Director Isabel Fernández Fuentes, the current Executive Director, will leave the European Federation of Geologists (EFG) in autumn to head for new professional challenges. During the recent EFG Council meeting in Delft, she has informed the delegates about her wish to resign from her position at the end […]

Kort verslag EFG EuroWorkshops, Geology and the Energy transition

Op 23 mei 2019 vond de ‘Geology and the Energy Transition’ conferentie plaats in de oude mijnbouwfaculteit in Delft. De bijeenkomst werd georganiseerd door de European Federation of Geologists (EFG), het EU project CHPM2030, en het KNGMG. Een conferentie die de EFG samen met een nationale beroepsvereniging organiseert wordt een ‘Euroworkshop’ genoemd en vind één […]

CHPM2030 brochure beschikbaar in 14 talen

Het vierjarig project CHPM2030– Combined Heat, Power and Metal extraction is gericht op het ontwikkelen van innovatieve technologie voor de gelijktijdige winning van warmte-energie en metalen. Om de campagne kracht bij te zetten is er een Youtube promotie film gemaakt en zijn er brochures beschikbaar gesteld in 14 talen. Lees meer over dit project op onze website […]

EAGE/EFG Photo Contest 2019

The EAGE/EFG Photo Contests is back with a legendary theme!     The entire world is a geoscientist’s field of work. Who or what are your geoscience legends? Inspire us with your best photos and enter the EAGE/EFG Photo Contest 2019 for a chance to win great prizes! Click here for more information and submit before […]

EFG: EuroWorkshops – Save the Date!

EFG: EuroWorkshops will be held on May 23rd and 24th 2019 in the Science Center of Delft University of Technology. More information will be available soon. Please check the event on the KNGMG website or the event website.

EFG: Mentees and mentors wanted

The European Federation of Geologists invites you to participate in the second edition of its International Mentoring Programme. Whatch this short video to learn more. Are you a young earth scientist interested in a unique opportunity to move your career forward? Are you an experienced geoscientist willing to share your knowledge and lend a hand […]