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IWA CIS Young Water Professionals Workshop "MODERNIZATION OF WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANTS", 1st June 2010, Moscow — RF

Venue: Crocus Congress Center, Moscow — Russia, 1st June 2010

Workshop is organized during one of the biggest environmental exhibitions of Eastern Europe "ECWATECH" (1-4 June 2010, http://www.ecwatech.ru) befor the conference of International Water Association (IWA) "Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants in Towns and Communities of the XXI Century: Technologies, Design and Operation" (2-4 June 2010, http://www.iwaconference.ru)

Target group: Young Water Professionals (under or 35 years old)

Objectives of workshop:

  • Make sure that the Young Water Professionals meet other Young Water Professionals and create professional and personal relationships that will last through out their career
  • Provide an opportunity for Young Water Professionals to create a dialog with established professionals in the water sector about the challenges that they will need to face in the future
  • Give an opportunity to Young Water Professionals to meet professionals working in different sectors of the water industry and learn about latest technologies of wastewater treatment


  • Main trends in modernization of municipal wastewater treatment plants
  • Technological investigations and approaches for design of wastewater treatment plants and its modernization and reconstruction
  • State of art technologies and equipment applied for modernization of wastewater treatment plants
  • Modernization of wastewater treatment plants targeting; an advanced nutrients removal
  • Modernization of technologies for sludge treatment and its further use
  • Simulation modeling as an instrument for modernization of wastewater treatment plants

Registration fee: Participation with registration before 1.04.2010 - FREE!
                           Participation with registration after 1.04.2010 - 100 €

Language of the conference: Russian.

Newsletter PDF

YWPs who are interested to attend to the workshop for registration should contact:

Vice-chairman of Organising Committee
Dr. Marina Tserashchuk
Тел. +32 492 27 19 34 (Belgium)
Elena Gogina
Тел. +7 916 133 65 83 (Russia)

Additional information could be found on the conference website http://www.ecwatech.ru/index.php?content=list&section_id=105