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1st Water Reuse Regional Symposium 2019
18 Sep 2019 @ 8:00 AM - 19 Sep 2019 @ 5:00 PM
The Water Reuse Regional Symposium is the first of its kind and will allow the sharing and discussion of issues related to the current status in the implementation of water reclamation and reuse projects within the region; challenges and opportunities; best implementation practices; as well as developments on research, development and technology innovation. Participants will include government representatives, leading academic researchers, scientists, engineers, as well practitioners from the water industry.
The symposium will be hosted over two days, comprising of both plenary and facilitated discussion sessions, as well as technical presentations from experts. Topics to be covered include detailed accounts on the planning and implementation of water reclamation and reuse projects, featuring speakers from globally recognized examples such as the City of Windhoek in Namibia, as well as Beaufort West municipality, Ilembe District Municipality and Umgeni Water Board
- The value and economics of water reclamation and reuse.
- Water reclamation and reuse, resource recovery and the SDGs
- Planning for water reclamation and reuse: project preparation, selection and costing of water reclamation and reuse technologies, financing, regulatory approvals and public engagement
- Social, institutional and environmental aspects of water reclamation and reuse
- Direct potable water reuse: water quality monitoring and assurance
- Emerging substances of concern in water reuse and risk assessment
- Water reclamation and reuse technology and industrial development advances
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
- Water and wastewater treatment plant practitioners, superintendents and managers
- Students, researchers and academics
- Regulators and government officials in the water industry
- Public health and environmental health and safety practitioners
- Investors, funders, project managers
The delegate fees for this two day event are as follows:
- Non-Members R 4 650.00 (VAT Excl.)
- WISA Members R 2 850.00 (VAT Excl.)
- Student (limited seats) R2 150.00 (VAT Excl.)