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In addition to our own HIF events, the institute participates in various fairs or conferences throughout the year - a good opportunity for you to discuss latest research developments or career oppurtunities at HIF with our experts. Join us!


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HIF at Dresden Long Night of Science, 09.07.2021

This year, the Dresden Long Night of Science welcomes you digitally, virtually and online! The largest joint event of regional science institutions brings lectures, guided tours, talks, games, experiments, puzzles and more directly to your home - or where­ver you happen to be on July 9, 2021, starting at 5:00 pm. And we will take part as well!
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10 Years Helmholtz Institute Freiberg for Resource Technology and Inauguration of the Metallurgy Pilot Plant, 09.09.2021

The year 2021 marks the 10th anni­versary of the HIF. It will be our pleasure to celebrate this anni­versary together with you and in company of Saxony’s Minis­ter President Michael Kretschmer on the 9th of September 2021.
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GEOANALYSIS, 6.-12.08.2022

The International Association of Geoanalysts invites you to the 11th international conference on the analysis of geological and environmental materials to be held in Freiberg, Germany. Scientific sessions and short courses will be organized in the facilities of the TU Bergakademie Freiberg and the Helmholtz Institute Freiberg as well as Eurofins. The program includes...


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Label Launch! - A matchmaking event for EIT-labelled graduates, 30.6.2021

We are participating in the EIT Raw Material­s Label-Launch!, a fully virtual graduation ceremony for all EIT-Label Mas­ter students graduating this summer. It will combine virtual matchmaking events, where graduates will have the opportunity to ...
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Earth Observation in the Raw Material Sector, 01.-10.06.2021

The network EIT RawMaterial­s, the HIF at HZDR, the project INFACT and the start-up TheiaX offer a two-week digital event dedicated to the use of Earth Observation data for the raw material sector. Take this unique opportunity to learn about the innovative EO techniques that will shape the raw material sector as it transitions to industry 4.0.
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Job Fair ORTE 09./10.06.2021

Regional and national companies and institutions present themselves at the ORTE career fair. Students and alumni can ask their questions about recruitment opportunities, internships and theses. In addition, they benefit from the extensive supporting program with...
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Recycling mining waste, a new business?, 27.04.2021

Can the recycling of mining waste become a new business? That is the main question to be addressed in the Lunch Event & Debate on April 27th, 2021. The event co-hosted by se­veral EU funded remining projects aims to present novel solutions for the treatment of mining waste to stakeholders from ...
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PDAC Convention 8.-11.03.2021

The Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) is the leading voice of the mineral exploration and development community. With o­ver 7,200 members around the world, PDAC’s work centres on supporting a competitive, responsible mineral sector. PDAC is known worldwide for...