European Waste Water Management

Conference and Exhibition



Call for Abstracts

Abstract submission deadline: 21st May

If you would like to share your operational experiences, technological innovations and practical solutions with over 300 wastewater professionals from around the globe, we would love to hear from you. The submission process details will be available shortly.

2021 Conference Themes

N&P Removal

  • How the water industry has changed design and operational parameters to meet the challenges of new consent limits
  • New constructions / projects
  • New technologies

Future challenges in AMP7 and 8

  • Resilience in the face of unprecedented challenges (key assets/chemicals)
  • The fate of viruses in wastewater treatment
  • Reduced CSO spills and Holistic solutions
  • Digital, remote operation of key assets

The route to Zero Carbon

  • Water industry roadmap (thought piece)
  • Planning & policies
  • Energy efficiency driving down consumption without increasing risk
  • Managing process emissions

Management of Microplastics and Emerging Contaminants

  • Technological solutions
  • Behavioural change by commercial and domestic dischargers (thought piece)

Leadership within the Circular Economy

  • How the water industry is key to a circular economy (thought piece)
  • Resource recovery

Granular Activated Sludge Experience


  • Poster Presentations and the EWWM Students and Young Professionals Poster Award 

    Poster submissions are welcome from individuals or teams at all career stages, whilst students and young professionals (under 35 and working in the water industry) are eligible for the EWWM Students and Young Professionals Poster Award.

    Poster presentations are a great way to share preliminary ideas / results with an industry audience.  If you are interested in submitting an abstract please follow the instructions below, indicating that you would like to be considered for the Poster Award.

    Attending conferences as a great way for improve your professional network and expand your knowledge of the industry.  We are therefore offering students and young professionals significantly reduced rates to encourage attendance –  find out more.

    2019 Poster Award Winner – Mark Sulllivan, Dwr Cymru Welsh Water