Following four successful IWA Specialized International Conferences on “Ecotechnologies for Wastewater Treatment (ecoSTP)” in Spain (2012), Italy (2014), the United Kingdom (2016), and London, Ontario, Canada (2018), we are pleased to announce the 5th ecoSTP conference (IWA ecoSTP2020) “Impacting the environment with innovation in wastewater treatment“ to be held in Milan (Italy).
EcoSTP 2020 will take place in June 2020 and will be hosted by the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of Politecnico di Milano. The conference is organized by a program committee composed by Politecnico di Milano staff and chairs of previous editions of the EcoSTP conference. EcoSTP 2020 is supported by Water Utilities, Companies in the Water Sector, Local Authorities and other stakeholders.
“Impacting the environment with innovation in wastewater treatment”: high anthropic pressure is impairing water, impacting the environment and limiting its potential uses, so innovation is the key for a new paradigm in wastewater treatment and management, as for:
A view on Milan from Nosedo wastewater treatment plant (© MilanoDepur)
The conference will feature plenary and parallel sessions, as well as workshops and short courses for students, postdocs and interested researchers. The conference is organized by Politecnico di Milano and will be supported by Water Utilities, Companies in the Water Sector, Local Authorities and other stakeholders.