We invite you to attend the first Young Water Researchers Symposium at RWTH Aachen University. The symposium will focus on:
water quality and treatment
bioavailability of organic micropollutants in water, soil and sediment
sediment contamination in aquatic systems
water-related innovations and resource economics
We are pleased to announce our keynote speakers:
Emile Cornelissen PhD, Process Engineering and Water Innovations; KWR Watercycle Research Institute, the Netherlands
Prof. Thomas Wintgens, Environmental and water technologies; FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland
Dr.-Ing. Gudrun Hillebrand, Sediment transport; The German Federal Institute of Hydrology
Prof. Peter Letmathe, Management Accounting; RWTH Aachen
Alexandra Brinke Dipl. Biogeographer, Ecotoxicology; The German Federal Institute of Hydrology
The detailled program of the symposium can be found here. We also invite you 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: October 31st, 2017
Registration deadline: November 24th, 2017
A cost contribution of 15 € covers admission to the platform and poster sessions, lunch and refreshments. The conference language will be English.
Please follow this link to download the symposium flyer.