ISWA 2018 World Congress

22. Oktober 2018 – 24. Oktober 2018 ganztägig
Kuala Lumpur
Bundesterritorium Kuala Lumpur

The three-day event is jointly organized by the International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) and the Waste Management Association of Malaysia (WMAM) with the support of the Malaysian Ministry of Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government, Ministry of Energy, Green Technology and Water, Kuala Lumpur City Hall, Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia and the Malaysian Convention and Exhibition Bureau.

The program will feature the socio-economic impacts of waste recycling, waste reduction, and health, safety, and policy regulation pertaining to recycling and climate change, the information says. It will also include areas of current interest such as marine and coastal waste management. The scientific program will culminate with a forum that will see key ASEAN ministers responsible for the solid waste management, participate in a dialogue to re-evaluate waste management policy and practices within the region.

As reported, the ISWA Congress annually attracts researchers, scientists, young professionals, and policymakers from around the world to network and exchange scientific and technical data policies and case studies on a wide range of solid waste management issues. “The Congress offers a critical platform to bring about positive action and cutting-edge innovation toward sustainable solid waste management with a think global, act local approach”.