Hello From ISWA 2018!
A warm welcome to ISWA 2018 from the organisers!
Meet our Speakers
No stranger to the waste management world, esteemed Prof. Dr Agamuthu is a Senior Professor at the University of Malaya (UM), the President of the Malaysian Society of Waste Management and Environment and a member of the International Solid Waste Management Association (ISWA). Hear him speak about "SUSTAINABLE WASTE MANAGEMENT CHALLENGES IN ASIA" at ISWA 2018. Read more about our speakers at ISWA 2018
Women of Waste
Women of Waste is an informal group supported by the International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) created by women in the waste management industry to advocate and spotlight women’s work and achievement in the waste sector. Look out for a special Women of Waste session at ISWA 2018. Find out more here
“As an internationally recognised landmark, the PETRONAS Twin Towers symbolise the courage, ingenuity, initiative, and determination, energy, confidence, optimism, advancement and zest of a nation” - Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, Prime Minster of Malaysia. The ISWA Wold Congress will be held right beside this iconic attraction, more information here
Spotlight: Marine Litter
Plastic never goes away. And it's increasingly finding its way into our oceans and onto our beaches. Today billions of pounds of plastic can be found in swirling convergences of the world's ocean surfaces. Watch this space as the ISWA world Congress holds a special session on marine litter. In our next issue, we will bring you stories of what young people in Malaysia are doing about it.
Register NOW!
Heralded as the industry’s premier event, the ISWA World Congress is where professionals meet to exchange ideas and opinions to advance scientific and technical knowledge for sustainable solid waste management. The three-day event is expected to attract over 2,000 delegates from across the globe! Register here