Key Dates

30 July  2020

15 April 2021

15 JUN 2021

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  • Advancements in NSS technology – Product development
  • Advancements in pit emptying solutions, faecal sludge processing technology, logistics and management
  • Application and demonstration – a scientific exploration of lessons and experiences
  • Advances in process science
  • Capacity Building for NSS
  • Municipal and private sector transitions to off-grid and NSS solutions
  • Emerging circular economy and resource recovery concepts
  • New developments / Advances in manufacturing, demonstration and scale-up of new solutions
  • Case studies on off-grid and NSS applications
  • Detection, characterisation and quantification in relation to process performance, standards and regulation
  • Fundamentals of sanitation economy and service delivery
  • Research-based innovations and solutions for city-wide sanitation
  • Solutions for Informal Settlements
  • Any new areas of interest related to off-grid and NSS

Programme Committee

Damir Brdjanovic – IHE Delft Institute for Water EducationNetherlands
Mei Yee Chan – TUV SUD Singapore
Kartik Chandran – Columbia UniversityUnited States Of America
Yu-Ling Cheng – Univesity of Toronto Canada
Mark Deshusses – Duke University United States Of America
Teddy Gounden – eThekwini MunicipalitySouth Africa
Suresh Kumar Rohilla – Centre for Science & EnvironmentIndia
RS Arun Kumar – Energy and Environment Resource Group
Miriam Otoo – International Water Management InstituteSri Lanka
Sudhir Pillay – Water Research CommissionSouth Africa
Linda Strande – SANDEC-EAWAGSwitzerland
Roshan Shresta – Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationUnited States Of America
Santiago Septien – University of KwaZulu-NatalSouth Africa
Konstantina Velkushanova – University of KwaZulu-NatalSouth Africa

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