Open Science Research Excellence

ICWSFSWM 2015 : International Conference on Water, Sanitation, Food Security and Waste Management

Montreal, Canada
May 11 - 12, 2015

Call for Papers

ICWSFSWM 2015 : International Conference on Water, Sanitation, Food Security and Waste Management is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Water, Sanitation, Food Security and Waste Management. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Water, Sanitation and Hygiene:
  • Aerobic and Anaerobic Treatment
  • Climate Change
  • Ecological Sanitation
  • Household Treatment and Safe Storage
  • Hygiene and Behavioral Change
  • ICT for Water
  • Industrial Hygiene
  • Innovations in Water Supply and Waste Water
  • Low Tech Treatment Systems
  • Measurement and Risk Management
  • Nutrient Removal
  • Operation and Maintenance of Water Supply Systems
  • Prevention and Treatment of Waterborne Illnesses
  • River Restoration
  • Sanitation and Health
  • Sanitation: Urban and Rural
  • School Sanitation
  • Soil Quality
  • Sustainable Development
  • Waste Management
  • Waste Water Reclamation and Reuse
  • Water and Sanitation Services
  • Water Economics
  • Water Policy and Governance
  • Water Quality
  • Water Source Protection
  • Food Security:
  • Global and local analyses of food security
  • Enabling policies for local and global food security
  • Sustainable intensification of food production systems
  • Novel ways of feeding
  • Learning from the past to understand the future
  • Land sparing, land sharing and trade-offs
  • Agricultural production as feedstock for renewables
  • Lost harvest and wasted food
  • Nutritional security
  • Labelling, certifying and striving for quality and sustainability of food production
  • Waste Management:
  • Industrial waste
  • Reduce, reuse, recycle and recovery
  • Energy from waste
  • Environmental remediation
  • Waste processing
  • Agricultural waste
  • Environmental impact