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October 2017

14th International Water Association (Iwa) Specialist Conference On Watershed And River Basin Management

9 October 2017 - 11 October 2017
Nombolo Mdhluli Conference Centre, Marula Skukuza Rest Camp, Kruger National Park Skukuza, Limpopo South Africa + Google Map

The conference will be hosted by the IWA Watershed and River Basin Management Specialist Group in partnership with the Water Institute for Southern Africa (WISA) and IWA-South Africa (IWA-SA), and will address cutting edge issues related to sustainable watershed management, with a special focus on emerging issues related to climate change. Conference topics will include climate change, achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), water governance, improving water resource management with a focus on water quality, eutrophication, hydrological assessments, groundwater, and…

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KZN Process Controllers Open Day – 12 October 2017

12 October 2017 @ 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Darvill Wastewater Works Pietermaritzburg,

The YWP-ZA KZN Chapter in partnership with the Process Controllers and Anaerobic Sludge Processes divisions presents the KZN Process Controllers open day is taking place on 12 October 2017 from 08h30 - 16h00 at the Darvill Wastewater Works in Pietermaritzburg, KZN. WISA Members pay R250.00 while Non-Members pay R300.00. Register here! To view the programme for the event please click on the link: KZN Process Controllers Open Day Programme Thanks to our Sponsor: Universal Water Solutions

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November 2017

2nd International Peri-Urban Conference

26 November 2017 - 29 November 2017
Century City Conference Centre, No. 4 Energy Lane Century City Cape Town, Western Cape South Africa + Google Map

Theme: Shaping Development and Sustainability in Peri-Urban Environments The Water Research Commission and the Water Institute of Southern Africa is happy to host Peri-Urban 2017, the second International conference to the continent of Africa. The conference will be supported by the Water Innovations Division of WISA. Objective of the conference The aim of this conference is to connect professionals, academics and decision-makers from different sectors and disciplines, and provide a platform for sharing knowledge on water, energy, food, and land…

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Western Cape Process Controllers Workshop – 29-30 November 2017

29 November 2017 @ 5:00 PM - 30 November 2017 @ 10:00 PM
Plettenberg Bay Municipal Hall,

The Water Institute of Southern Africa (WISA) and its Process Controllers Division (Western Cape) will be hosting the 8th Process Controller Workshop, this event is being hosted in collaboration with the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS - Western Cape) and the Bitou Municipality. The theme of the workshop will be, “Serving the Water Sector with Professionalism”. This year’s theme will address the fundamentals of both water and wastewater treatment process control with a different perspective - our presenters/facilitators will…

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One-Day Water Symposium

30 November 2017 @ 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
STIAS Stellenbosch,

The Stellenbosch University Water Institute (SUWI) along with the WISA Water Reuse Division is presenting their annual one-day water symposium for the water sector and post-graduate students at STIAS in Stellenbosch on Thursday 30 November 2017. There is no cost involved for attendees. The preliminary program for the symposium is attached below. SUWI symposium programme 30 November 2017 Should you wish to attend please RSVP to Chris Swartz: cswartz@mweb.co.za

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30 November 2017 @ 4:00 PM - 1 December 2017 @ 4:00 PM
VW People Pavilion, 103 Algoa Rd, Alexander park Industrial 6230 Uitenhage, Eastern Cape 6230 South Africa + Google Map

EASTERN CAPE PROCESS CONTROLLER WORKSHOP/OPEN DAY ON 30 November 2017 to 01 December 2017 The Water Institute of Southern Africa (WISA) and its Process Controllers Division (Eastern Cape) cordially invite all water and wastewater Process Controllers to attend its 4th Process Controller Workshop/Open Day which will be hosted in collaboration with the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS -Eastern Cape). This event has become an annual iconic event on the WISA calendar which has grown tremendously due to its popularity for…

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December 2017

8th International Young Water Professionals Conference – Cape Town – 10-13 December 2017

10 December 2017 @ 8:00 AM - 13 December 2017 @ 5:00 PM

The International Young Water Professionals Conference is the global event for young professionals looking to share their ideas, update their professional knowledge, gain new skills and build their personal and professional networks. Bringing together 450 leading young professionals from across the globe, it showcases the impact young water professionals are making across the sector, as well as offering capacity development and training sessions that offer attendees new skills to tackle the demands of the water sector of the future. [button link="http://iwaywpconference.org/" type="big"…

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January 2018

KZN Branch Annual General Meeting 2018

25 January 2018 @ 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
eThekwini Water & Sanitation, 3 Prior Road Durban, Kwa-Zulu Natal 4000 South Africa + Google Map

The WISA KZN Branch invites members to attend its Annual General Meeting taking place on 25 January 2018 16h30 for 17h00 at the Umgeni Water, 13 Pineside Road, New Germany. Please download the Agenda for the meeting, the minutes of the previous meeting and the Chairman's report as provided below. Agenda WISA AGM 25 January 2018 KZN Branch AGM Minutes 16 March 2017 AGM-Chairmans Report-25 January 2018 Should you be interested in attending please RSVP to Ms Renelle Pillay on pillayr@dws.gov.za…

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February 2018

NRW Management Workshop: Review of NRW problems, practical concepts and workable solutions

15 February 2018 @ 8:00 AM - 16 February 2018 @ 5:00 PM
Tsogo Sun Elangeni Hotel, Durban, KZN,

BACK to BASICS for a more SECURE FUTURE: A TWO-DAY NRW MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP Presented by WLRandA Ltd (UK) and the JOAT Group of Companies (South Africa)   Thursday 15 and Friday 16 February 2018, at Tsogo Sun Elangeni Hotel, Durban  A review of NRW Problems, Practical Concepts and Workable Solutions Speakers will include: Allan Lambert, Water Loss Research & Analysis Ltd, UK; Professor Kobus van Zyl, University of Cape Town; Mark Shepherd, JOAT Consulting, Durban Overview of Workshop The water supply…

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WISA Gauteng Branch Technical Tour

23 February 2018 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The WISA Gauteng Branch will be hosting a technical tour at the CSIR in Pretoria on 23 February 2018 from 14h00 - 16h00. Three (3) CSIR Business Units will be visited. The Meraka Institute (smart water metering, etc); Biosciences (biological water/wastewater treatment technologies & biopharmaceuticals); and, Materials Sciences and Manufacturing (chemical treatment technologies). Should you be interested in attending please RSVP on the button below. Please note that space is limited due to the nature of the tour. The event is open…

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October 2017

2nd Annual Women in Water Event

19 October 2017 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Indaba Hotel, Spa & Conference Centre, cnr. William Nicol Drive & Pieter Wenning Road Fourways, Gauteng 2021 South Africa + Google Map

Water is Life. It is a statement that we have all heard but are able to appreciate even more following the devastating drought conditions that we have experienced throughout South Africa.  A sustainable water supply is essential for human health and hygiene and production of food.  Every drop of water must count! We have seen that water issues know no boundaries and impact on everyone regardless of race, gender or class.  However, we are aware that a greater burden is…

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March 2018

WISA CPD Training Course: Sustainable Operation and Maintenance of Water Treatment Plants

12 March 2018 @ 8:00 AM - 13 March 2018 @ 5:00 PM
Midrand Training Centre – Allandale Junction, 128 Richards Drive, next to Allandale Road, Midrand, Allandale Junction, 128 Richards Drive Midrand, Gauteng 1685 South Africa + Google Map

CPD Course - Information Brochure 2 CPD Points are accredited by each of the following: WISA/ ECSA/ SACNASP This 2 day Training Course is aimed at Process Controllers, Superintendents, Plant Managers, Plant Technicians, and Water Sector Officials. An Assessment will be conducted upon conclusion of the course to ensure quality and a CPD certificate will be awarded to successful learners. Course Presenter: Chris Swartz – B.Eng (Civil), M.Eng (Water Utilisation) Pr. Eng, Senior Fellow of WISA, Chairperson of WISA Water Reuse…

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