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International World Water Day Online Conference


World Water Day 2023: Accelerating change international online conference focusing on water scarcity and promoting water reusing for humans.

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Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrike Gayh

School of Engineering and Architecture | Professor of Environment and Process Engineering | Study Programme Director Water Technology (M.Eng.) +49 6221 6799-320

Organizing committee (from Department of Water Technology, SRH University, Heidelberg, Germany):

  • Prof. Dr. Ulrike Gayh
  • Prof. Dr. Mohammad R. Ghomi
  • Dr. Enis Yazici
  • Dr. Kenneth Bedu-Addo  
  • Ashutosh Bhalerao
  • John Lugongo
  • Aditya Virbhadre
  • Amir Hooman Yalali
  • Ricardo Bustamante
  • Simin Vatandoostarani

About WWD conference

First established in 2021 by Department of Water Technology of SRH University (Heidelberg). WWD was attracted a good number of researchers and academicians in all aspects of water sciences and technologies to encourage anything possible to fight against water scarcity and promoting water reusing for human and environmental needs specially in arid and critical areas of the globe. 

Preliminary Programme and main topics:

  • New methods and technologies in water treatment
  • New methods and technologies in wastewater treatment
  • Water conservation, management, pollution, scarcity, and droughts
  • Nutrients recovery in wastewater treatment
  • Grey water reusing
  • Biogas and energy production by wastewater recovery
  • Biofiltration and algae culture in water and wastewater treatment

Social events:

  • City Heidelberg online digital rally
Download the detailed programme here

Registration and abstract submission

Registration could be done here. There is no registration fee for all participants. Presentation would be in both possibilities of online oral presentation and online poster presentation. The preparation for online oral presentation will be announced close to event, but in short would be in about 15 - 17 minutes presentation and 3 - 5 minutes questions.

For taking part in one or both of online oral and poster presentations, there is needed to submit the abstract till 15th March 2023 as the final deadline of abstract submission. Abstract submission is now open to send and should be prepared simply on a 1-page PDF file based on the template here. Abstract must be sent directly to conference scientific committee by email:

All abstracts for both online oral and poster presentations will be evaluated, and the authors will be notified in about 1 week after submission, and accepted abstracts will be published in the proceeding of the event ‘The 3rd World Water Day online Conference, 22 March 2023’.

Submit the abstract here

Scientific committee:

  • Prof. Dr. Ulrike Gayh, Department of Water Technology, SRH University, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Mohammad R. Ghomi, Department of Water Technology, SRH University, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Dr. Kenneth Bedu-Addo, Department of Water Technology, SRH University, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Maja Turc-Seculic, Faculty of Technical Sciences, Serbia
  • Prof. Dr. De Regil Sanchez, Department of Research, Universidad del Valle de Atemajac, Mexico
  • Prof. Dr. Patrick Fink, Department Aquatic Ecosystem Analysis and Management, Magdeburg University, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Jelena Radonic, Faculty of Technical Sciences, Serbia
  • Prof. Dr. Cosmas Nathanailides, Universιty of Ioannina, Greece
  • Prof. Dr. Elena Tricarico, Department of Biology, University of Florence, Italy
  • Prof. Dr. Nana Yaw Asiedu, Department of Chemical Engineering, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Yasemin Dilşad Yılmazel, Department of Environmental Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Turkey

Registration Register now for this year's World Water Day Online Conference!

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