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Young Water Researchers` Symposium (YoWaReS)

RWTH Aachen University: HKW Building

24.11.2017 08:00 Uhr
24.11.2017 18:00 Uhr
RWTH Aachen University, HWK Building, Wüllnerstr. 1, 52062 Aachen

The YoWaReS conference planning committee invites to attend the first Annual Young Water Researchers Symposium at RWTH Aachen University, November 24th 2017.


The symposium will focus on current research in the field of:

  • Water quality and treatment
  • Organic micropollutants in the environment: Fate, speciation and bioavailability in water, soil and sediment
  • Contaminated sediments in aquatic systems - resuspension, transport, distribution and its modeling
  • Water-related innovations and resource economics

Call for abstracts

Young researchers are invited to submit abstracts for either a platform (space is limited) or poster presentation. Students and early career scientists from academia, government, business and industry are welcome to submit abstracts on all aspects of water-related research. Platform presentations provide authors the opportunity to present original work related to the symposium topics and network with colleagues in their field.

Abstract submission deadline: September 30th, 2017

Registration deadline: November 10th, 2017

A cost contribution of 15 € covers admission to the platform and poster sessions, lunch and refreshments. The conference language will be English.