Abstracts Submission for ISWA World Congress 2018 is Open

International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) World Congress 2019 will be held on 7-9 October 2019 at the Euskalduna Conference Centre and Concert Hall, in Bilbao (Spain). The conference will include keynote and plenary sessions by invited speakers, and concurrent sessions with oral and poster presentations by the participants.


The edition's Congress host, ISWA National Member in Spain, ATEGRUS®, is accepting the submissions until 12.02.2019.

12 Dec 2018 -

The ISWA World Congress is the biggest annual event organised by the ISWA Network, which invites waste professionals, industry representatives, policy makers at all levels from around the globe, top executives and decision makers, researchers and entrepreneurs, and government personnel specialising in the field of solid waste management to a 3-day content-packed event in a strategic location in the world.


The ISWA World Congress 2019 will be the event’s 29th edition, and it is expected to attract over 1,200 delegates from across the globe.


The congress will be based on a scientific programme focused on the following areas:


  • Sustainable Cities
  • Technologies in Waste Management
  • Digital Innovation
  • Climate Change
  • Social Innovation
  • Marine Litter

For detailed list of topics, pleas visit ISWA World Congress 2019 website.


Important Dates


Deadline for submission of abstracts is 12 February 2019. Authors of the submitted papers will be notified on the 3rd April 2019.


AbstractS submission

For details of the abstract submission procedure, online registrations and requirements, please go to



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