Dr. Jens Gutzmer (PhD ZA)
Phone: +49 351 260 - 4400

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Administrative Director
Phone: +49 351 260 - 4747

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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!


Foto: Aley niobium-bearing carbonatite, British Columbia ©Copyright: Geological Survey British Colombia

Critical minerals: From disco­very to supply chain, 16.-18.11.2021

The online workshop will address the critical minerals needed to grow low-carbon economies, emphasizing those used in battery, magnet, and photovoltaic ­techno­logies. Presentations will consi­der the life cycle of critical minerals from exploration, resource availability, and mineral systems to market trends and supply chains.
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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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Foto: Technikum, HIF, Jubiläum, englisch ©Copyright: HZDR/599Media

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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RESTEC - Kooperations­börse Res­sourcen­tech­no­logie Mittelsachsen 20.07.2021

Die Kooperations­börse „RESTEC“ ist eine gemeinsame Initiative des Landkreises Mittelsachsen, der SAXONIA Standortentwick­lungs­- und -verwal­tungs­gesell­schaft mbH, der Uni­versitätsstadt Freiberg und der IHK Chemnitz Regionalkammer Mittelsachsen.
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Sächsische Innovations­börse im Rahmen der Sächsischen Innovations­konferenz, 13.07.2021