Vienna is situated in the heart of Europe. It offers manifold cultural highlights: Numerous famous composers have lived here; music is literally in the air! In Vienna one may visit a rich heritage and latest achievements in art and architecture ‐ from the historic city center - a UNESCO world cultural heritage site - to modern facets like the University of Economy or the trendy MuseumsQuartier, one of the world’s ten largest culture complexes.
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The conference venue is the Campus of the University of Vienna (founded in 1365), which combines modern infrastructure and historic flair. The campus is located within walking distance to the city centre and can be easily reached by public transport. Address: 1090 Vienna, Spitalgasse 2
Call for Abstracts
The symposium program will cover all aspects of health related water microbiology in the whole water cycle, applied and basic research on water and microorganisms as it impacts human health. Main topics include among others research on pathogenic bacteria, parasites and viruses, microbial indicators, modelling associated risk and microbial source tracking tools, as well as water treatment and disinfection, water reuse, recreational water, water management in disaster situations and extreme events, antimicrobial resistance, as well as water quality and infection control in health care facilities. Contributions related to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) are particularly welcome.
The symposium program will cover all aspects of health related water microbiology in the whole water cycle, applied and basic research on water and microorganisms as it impacts human health.
Young Water Professionals and Scientists under the age of 35
The IWA Young Water Professionals (www.iwa-network.org/young-water-professionals) and scientists up to the age of 35 (born 1984 and under) are an active part in the symposium organization and program and are especially encouraged to submit abstracts. The three best abstracts authored by an YWP will be awarded with free registration fee. Submit your abstract on-line (Conference Website) and send your application letter and CV via email to YWP@hrwm.eu
Scholarships for authors of best abstract from developing countries
Five scholarships for authors of best abstract from developing countries will be funded by our SG HRWM. The bursary includes free registration fee and a financial support of EUR 1,500. Submit your abstract on-line (Conference Website) and send your application letter and CV via email to email@example.com