We are excited to announce the opening of applications for the PROMETIA Tech Tour 2024 in Finland, scheduled from June 10 to 14. This presents an excellent opportunity for our members to send their promising new talents on an enriching journey. The Tech Tour guarantees a unique exploration of the Finnish mining industry, providing exclusive access to cutting-edge facilities and key locations.

This year’s TechTour Highlights:

  • Cutting-edge Facilities: The tour kicks off at the Boliden zinc plant in Kokkola, followed by a visit to the Talvivaara mine, offering valuable insights into materials extraction and industry innovations.
  • Historical and Sustainable Perspective: A unique visit to the Outokumpu Old Mine will showcase the historical roots converging with contemporary sustainability efforts.
  • In-depth Understanding: Engage in sessions with industry experts from Turula Engineering Oy, Outokumpu Mining Museum, and GTK Mintec pilot plant for a comprehensive understanding of industry processes.

Why Encourage Your Members to Apply?

  1. Immersive Learning: The Tech Tour offers hands-on experiences and insights into the latest advancements in extractive metallurgy and materials recycling.
  2. Future Leaders: Tailored for PhD students, postdocs, young engineers, and aspiring researchers, the Tech Tour is a cornerstone in our commitment to shaping the future. It serves as a training ground for the next generation of industry professionals.
  3. Professional Growth: Empower your young researchers by providing them with a unique platform to immerse themselves in the industry. The experience gained during the Tech Tour fosters both personal and professional growth.

How to Send Your Talents:

All PROMETIA members should check their inboxes for the exclusive application link. Encourage your promising talents to seize this opportunity to be part of an enriching experience that transcends traditional learning.

Application Deadline: 1st April 2024 Whether securing spots for your talents or sharing this opportunity within your organization, the deadline is approaching. Act now to ensure your emerging talents are part of this transformative experience.

For Further Inquiries: For more details or to address any inquiries, feel free to reach out to us. We look forward to your active participation in sending your promising talents to Finland for the Tech Tour 2024!

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