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The Second Round Conference Notice of the 12th International Conference on Waste Management and Technology
Time: 2017-03-29 15:29:27     Author: Administrator
The 12th International Conference on Waste Management and Technology (ICWMT 12)
Overall Control of Environmental Risks
The Second Round Conference Notice  

Date: October 17th to 20th, 2017
Conference Venue: Beijing, China
Host:  Tsinghua University;
         Solid Waste and Chemicals Management Center, Ministry of Environmental Protection of China;
         United Nations Environment Programme;
         Stockholm Convention Regional Centre for Capacity-building and the Transfer of Technology in Asia and the Pacific.
Organizer: Basel Convention Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific;
             The Society of Solid Waste, Chinese Society for Environmental Science;
             Research Institute of Solid Waste Management, Chinese Research Academy of Environmental Sciences.
             Macau Environmental Research Institute, Macau University of Science and Technology
Co-organizer: International Waste Working Group

The International Conference on Waste Management and Technology (ICWMT) is an important platform for specialists and officials to discuss scientific problems related to solid waste management, exchange experiences, and to look for innovative solutions. Initiated by Basel Convention Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific and approved by the Ministry of Environmental Protection of the People’s Republic of China, ICWMT has been held 11 times since its inception in 2005. On a yearly basis, ICWMT attracts a great number of participants from the governmental units, top research institutes, prestigious universities and industrial enterprises at home and abroad. Around 60 acknowledged experts from all over the world delivered impressive speeches during the ICWMT 11.

For the year 2017, the ICWMT 12 will be held in China from the 17th to the 20th of October. Themed with “Overall Control of Environmental Risks”, prominent researchers and government officials will be invited to give keynote speeches on the pressing issues of solid waste management during the conference. The ICWMT 12 provides an excellent chance for the participants from industry and academia to keep up-to-date with the latest trends of solid waste management.  

Call for Papers

Welcome papers and presentations related to the following topics:

  • Hazardous waste management and risk prevention
  • Biomass waste treatment and utilization as resources and energy
  • Household refuse classification and disposal technology
  • Integrated utilization of industrial solid waste
  • Construction waste disposal and utilization as resource and energy
  • Management and policy of regional chemicals
  • Remediation and environmental regulation of contaminated sites
  • Circular economy and the development of urban mining
Important deadlines

Participants can register on the conference website http://2017.icwmt.org before the indicated deadlines:

Paper Selection

Please submit the abstracts and full papers on the conference website before the corresponding deadlines. Accepted papers will be complied into the Proceedings of the Twelfth International Conference on Waste Management and Technology. The selected outstanding papers will be published by the Frontiers of Environmental Science & Engineering (FESE) Journal in a special issue on Recycling Materials from the Waste Electrical Electronic Equipments (WEEE).

Technology Fair

A technology fair will be organized during the conference where enterprises related to solid waste treatment make exhibitions and presentations. This session aims to promote the information and technology exchange among different delegates. The suggestions from participating companies will serve as important references during the solid waste management and policy making process in China. Enterprises that are interested in making exhibitions during the conference can contact the organizing committee for more detailed plans of cooperation.

Poster Display and Oral Presentation

The authors are encouraged to present the academic posters of their papers during the poster display session or make oral presentations of their papers during the parallel sessions of the conference. The audience’s feedback on the posters will partially impact on the selection of the outstanding papers. The authors of the selected outstanding papers will be awarded by the members of the steering committee.

Technology visits

Free technology visits to hazardous waste treatment plants will be organized by the ICWMT 12.


English is the official language of the conference and simultaneous Chinese-English interpretation will be arranged during the plenary session of the conference.

Registration Fee

The registration fee includes the conference materials, daily buffet lunch and a reception dinner during the period of the conference.

Before September 1st, 2017
After September 1st, 2017
Common Participants
Common Participants
International Participants
400 USD
500 USD
300 USD
2000 RMB
2500 RMB
1500 RMB
Bank Information
USD Account
Account title
Bank name
The Bank of China, Head Office
Bank address
No.1, FuxingmenNei Avenue, Beijing, PRC, 100818
Swift code
Telex number
22254 BCHO CN
Post script
ICWMT 12, School of Environment

After the remitting the registration fee, please upload the remittance receipt through your registration account on the conference website.

Name: Dr. Shi Xiong; Ms. Zhang Tianjiao; Ms. Ji Yuhang
Address: Basel Convention Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific, Tsinghua University, School of Environment, Room 805
Tel:86-10-82686410; 86-10-62794351;
Conference Website: http://2017.icwmt.org
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