Here you will find the current dates for CLIENT II joint projects, including networking events and workshops as well as information on relevant external events in the seven subject areas. You can find more information on the location, registration process or background under the respective events. Past events and informational material can be found in the event archive.

Event List


  • 20.04.2020
    Expomin is the largest mining exhibition in Latin America. This year, it will take in Santiago, Chile, and the focus will lie on mining machines, mining equipment, and conveyor technology. 
  • 20.04.2020
    The Africa Climate Week 2020 will take place in Kampala, Uganda. The central objective of Africa Climate Week is to share ways for governments to implement the Paris Agreement in Africa, making use of all the planning tools and support available under the Paris Agreement.


  • 06.06.2020
    From 6 to 8 June, the IE Expo China - presented by IFAT, will take place in Shanghai, China. It is Asia's leading Trade Fair for Environmental Technology Solutions: Water, Waste, Air and Soil. The focus will lie on city cleaning, water technology, waste disposal, municipal services, environment and climate protection.
  • 18.06.2020

    In this webinar, Axel Paulsch from the Science-Policy Interface (SPI) project accompanying the CLIENT II funding programme will provid

  • 18.06.2020
    The 3rd annual MiningTech South America exhibition and conference will be held in Santiago, Chile, on 18 and 19 June 2020. It will discuss topics such as digital transformation, robotics, new technologies and sustainability in the mining industry.
  • 23.06.2020
    The GRoW (Water as a Global Resource) Conference will take place on 23 and 24 June in Berlin. The focus will lie on new methods and solutions for the sustainable management of water resources.
  • 30.06.2020
    The Sustainability Week 2020 will take place in Pretoria, South Africa, from 30 June to 2 July. Central topics are sustainability in water, energy, agriculture and mining. 



  • 05.08.2020
    From 5 to 7 August, the 8th International Congress on Water Management in Mining and Industrial Processes will take place in Santiago, Chile. The topics on the agenda include responsible management of industrial and mining wastewater, adaptation of water management to climate change, and efficient water use: maximizing the value added of water.
  • 12.08.2020
    From 12 to 14 August, Minexcellence 2020 will take place in Santiago, Chile. This yearly event revolves around topics in the mining industry and resource efficiency. 
  • 20.08.2020
    On 20 and 21 August, the exhibition and conference "Power & Electricity World Africa" will take place in Johannesburg, South Africa. Central themes include energy generation, solar energy, storage, renewable energy, and flagship projects. 


  • 07.09.2020
    IFAT is the largest trade fair in the environmental technology sector. It takes place every two years at the Munich Exhibition Centre and deals with the topics of water, sewage, waste and raw materials management. 


  • 15.10.2020
    The 15th Conference of the Parties (COP 15) to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) will take place in Kunming, China.
  • 21.10.2020
    The exhibition and conference "MiningTech Brazil" will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on October 21 and 22. It deals with topics such as digital transformation, robotics, new technologies and sustainability in the mining industry. 


  • 09.11.2020

    The 26th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 26) to the UNFCCC is expected to take place from 9-19 November 2020, in Glasgow, UK. 

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  • 10.11.2020
    The exhibition and conference Future Energy Nigeria will take place on November 10 and 11 in Lagos, Nigeria. The event will focus on energy production, energy conservation, technologies, and renewable energy.
  • 11.11.2020
    From 11 to 13 November, the exhibition and conference "VietWater" will take place in Ho Chi Minh City. The focus will lie on water technology, waste water technology, water treatment plants, recycling, and technology. 
  • 24.11.2020
    In Cape Town, South Africa, the exhibition and conference "POWERGEN Africa" will take place from 24 to 26 November together with the "African Utility Week". The focus will be on smart cities, the development of energy strategies, intelligent energy, and the energy revolution in Africa.