912, 2021

Looking back at a successful Final QUALIFY Event

On Tuesday 23 November 2021, the Final QUALIFY event took place as a hybrid event, and was also streamlined for a wider public. The QUALIFY project ran for more than four years and was funded from the INTERREG 2 Seas Mers Zeeën programme.

1611, 2021

M2i Conference postponed

The 2021 Meeting Materials Conference will not take place on  Tuesday 14 December, but will be postponed to 5 April 2022 at the Leeuwenhorst in Noordwijkerhout.

311, 2021

Winners HiTMaT competition 2021 announced

At the Holland High Tech Event 2021, the winners of the HiTMaT competition 2021 have been announced. We are pleased to report that the HiTMaT proposal Innovating sustainable materials and processes for the wind energy Transition has been awarded.

207, 2021

Looking for a new materials challenge? Job opportunity!

SKF pushes the boundaries of material science every day. Especially within the team of innovation experts at their Research and Development Centre in Houten, The Netherlands. Electric Vehicles, Wind Turbines or High Speed passenger trains; they all need to become even more reliable and efficient and are therewith putting even higher demands on our products and the materials we use.

306, 2021

ENLIGHTEN on video

In an earlier newsletter we already  informed you about the ENLIGTHEN initiative which aims to find a way to produce reliable entire structures using this material, in a predictable, reproducible and cost-effective way. Dutch Research Council (NWO) made a video in which the initiative is presented.

306, 2021

Release report Challenge for circular solar panels

M2i has released the report “Challenges for circular solar panels” which contains a comprehensive overview of (material) innovations needed for the reuse and recycling of solar products. The report was written with the support of the Uitvoeringsprogramma Circulaire Maakindustrie (UPCM) and the Province of South Holland and is available on the UPCM website.

306, 2021

M2i successful in Perspectief round 2020-2021

On the 12th of May the results of the assessment of the program design for the Perspectief round 2020-2021 were communicated. Of the 48 program designs 14 were selected for the full proposal stage. Three initiatives with M2i involvement were selected.