Dear colleagues,

We are glad to announce that the most outstanding presentations during RawMat2021 will receive one of the awards from the following categories:

GRawMat Circular Economy Award

For the presentation best promoting the adoption of circular economy in the raw materials sector. The award is sponsored by the GRawMat Innovation Cluster.

Best Oral Presentation Award

Most distinguished paper combining high scientific quality and presentation significance. The award is sponsored by the journal Minerals MDPI.

Best Poster Αward

Dedicated to the best presentation during the poster sessions of the conference.

Open-access publication waivers
Selected high-impact presentations will get a waiver for full paper submission in the peer-review journals collaborating with RawMat2021.
  • 2 waivers for the Special Issue of Minerals MDPI “Minerals Study, Applications and Processing: Building the Foundations of a Green Future” Impact factor 2.380.
  • 2 waivers for the Special Issue of Sustainability MDPI “Raw Materials and Circular Economy: Concepts and Evidence” Impact factor 2.576.
  • 1 waiver for the Special Issue of Water MDPI “Sustainable Approaches in Water Treatment Practices, Presenting Minimum Environmental Impact” Impact factor 2.544.
  • 2 waivers for the Special Issue of Materials MDPI (title will be announced soon) Impact factor 3.057.
Presented papers will be evaluated by the Award Committee according to the following criteria:
  • Significance of the paper
  • Originality
  • Presentation impact
  • Young researcher
The winners of RawMat2021 awards will be announced during the closing ceremony of the conference.

Travel award

All registered participants may apply for the Travel Award 2021 offered by the journal Materials MDPI. Please contact for more details.

Less than 3 days remain until the Abstract submission deadline for the International Conference on Raw Materials and Circular Economy “Technological Developments and Future Challenges” (RawMat2021) which is going to take place in Athens between 5-9 September 2021 as a hybrid event.

Submission deadline 20 May 2021

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    On behalf of the Organizing Committee

    Prof. Anthimos Xenidis
    Chair of the Scientific Committee RawMat2021
    National Technical University of Athens
    e-mail: axen@metal.ntua.gr

    Dr. Evangelos Tzamos
    President of the Organizing Committee RawMat2021
    EcoResources PC | GRawMat Innovation Cluster
    e-mail: tzamos@ecoresources.gr; tzamos@chem.auth.gr
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