10 November 2022 from 14:00 to 17h30
at Veolia, Hulsdonk 10, 9042 Gent

During this Flanders Metals Valley seminar we are delighted to host 3 keynote presentations presented by Veolia, Vito, Campine & ULiège. The event is free of charge but requires an online registration. In case of a no-show a fee of €50 will be charged if not cancelled before 04/11/2022.

Before the presentations we offer the possibility to attend a guided tour through the Veolia sorting line. As only small visitor groups can be allowed on site, an online preregistration to attend this visit is obligatory. Please check the “GUIDED TOUR” option in the response form if you would like to join.


* 13h00 – 14h15: Guided visit of a Veolia sorting line (optional)
* 14h15 – 14h30: Welcoming at Veolia in Gent
* 14h30 – 15h10: “Metal recovery from household waste” by Karen de Boeck, Veolia Belgium
* 15h10 – 15h50: “PickIt sensor-based sorting of plastics enables critical raw material recycling” by Hilde Goovaerts, Campine & Robert Baudinet, ULiège
* 15h50 – 16h30: “I see, I see, what you don’t see… Waste Characterisation 2.0” by Kris Broos, VITO
* 16h30 – 16h40: Closing remarks and start of a discussion with insights from the audience
* 16h45 – 17h30: Informal networking with food & drinks

Optional (starting at 13h00):
Participation to a guided tour of a Veolia sorting line in Gent.
Online preregistration is obligatory due to safety regulations.

Link towards the google forms document: https://forms.gle/Uzfs3NRmuFoVuz3f6