2022-02- 2 &3 - Mid-term event

Tournai, Belgium (in case of sanitary restrictions, we will adapt the format of the event).

2 February 2022 - 3 February 2022

Please block already February 2nd, 2022 pm (presentations) and February 3rd, 2022 am (workshop) in your agenda for the Mid-term event of NWE-REGENERATIS project!

The NWE - REGENERATIS project partners are pleased to invite you to the NWE - REGENERATIS mid-term event. During this event, you will have the opportunity to discover the results of the project and the opportunity to meet the project partners to share your ideas and ask your questions. This event will take place on 2nd and 3rd of February 2022.

The event will be held in Tournai, Belgium (in case of sanitary restrictions, we will adapt the format of the event).

Please find below the agenda of the both days:


02 February 2022 (hybrid)

Location: NEGUNDO – Eurometropolitan e-Campus ,Rue du Progrès, 24, 7503 Froyennes (Tournai).

  • 12:30 – 14:00 - Lunch
  • 14:00 – 15:30 - Presentations
    • Introduction of NWE-REGENERATIS project (SPAQuE);
    • Presentation of the REGENERATIS Methodology for Innovative Circularity to Recover Raw materials from Metallurgical sites while regenerating the polluted areas (REMICCRAM) (SPAQuE and ATRASOL);
    • Presentation of the results of the geophysical multi-method prospection on the project pilot sites and the interest for using it to locate raw materials on polluted sites (University of Liège and BRGM);
    • Evaluation of past metallurgical site soils potential for ecocatalyst synthesis with ryegrass. Applied methods and first results (IXSANE and JUNIA);
    • Scenarios for brownfield redevelopment (JUNIA students).
  • 15:30 – 16:00 - Coffee break + transport to Centre Terre et Pierre (if necessary);
  • 16:00 – 17:30 - Guided tour of the Centre Terre et Pierre facilities and the operation of a treatment loop on metalliferous waste from project pilot sites;
  • 17:30 – 19:30 - Closing cocktail and networking at Centre Terre et Pierre.

-> Link to register for the first day

03 February 2022 (hybrid)

Location: NEGUNDO – Eurometropolitan e-Campus, Rue du Progrès, 24, 7503 Froyennes (Tournai).

Workshop: Valorisation of past metallurgical sites and deposits: challenges and new perspectives

  • 09:30 – 10:00 - Welcome coffee and registration
  • 10:00 – 11:30 - Presentations (speakers: Circular Wallonia, Brownfield Academy, OVAM, TRADECOWALL, etc.)
  • 11:30 - 12:00 - Discussions and debate
  • 12:00 – 14:00 - Lunch


-> Link to register for the second day


The recommended hotels for the accommodation of foreign participants in Tournai are:

  • Hotel d'Alcantara
    • Address: 2 rue des Bouchers Saint-Jacques, Tournai, 7500, Belgium - Email: booking@hotelalcantara.be - Tel: +32 (0) 69 21 26 48;
  • Floreal - Le Panoramique
    • Address: Place du Mont Saint-Aubert 2, 7542 Mont-Saint-Aubert, Belgium - Tel: +32 (0) 69 89 16 16 - Fax: +32 (0)69 23 33 23 - Email: mont.saint.aubert@florealgroup.be - Website: http://www.florealgroup.be.

Transport directions:

For foreign participants, the direction from Belgium airport ( Brussel Airport Zaventem / Brussel South Airport Charleroi) to Tournai will be sent via email.


The format of this event is hybrid (online + in person). The event is free of charge but the registration is mandatory.

You have the option to participate on either 02 February or/and 03 February 2022. Please register before 31st of January, 2022.

The links to join the whole event online (2nd and 3rd of February 2022) will be communicated via email at least one week before the event.

Language: The event will be held in English.

Note: The format of the event is hybrid. In case of sanitary restrictions, we will adapt the format to an online format exclusively.


We look forward to seeing you there,

The NWE - REGENERATIS project partners.

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