Conference Details

For Exhibitors & Sponsors


WEF/IWA Residuals and Biosolids Conference 2015: The Next Generation of Science, Technology, and Management

Walter E. Washington Convention Center 
Washington, DC    

Conference: June 7 - 10, 2015
Exhibition: June 8 - 9, 2015

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Cooperating Organizations:


Residuals and Biosolids 2015 Call for Abstracts is Now Open!

The WEF's Residuals and Biosolids Conference Program Committee is enthusiastically soliciting research, technology, operations, and management abstracts to develop oral and poster presentations, panel discussions, and pre-conference workshops. It is requested that the abstract be submitted to the topic that best represents the main focus of the proposed paper. Conference topics being considered include the following: 

A. Advances in Stabilization G. Thickening and Dewatering
B. Thermal Processes and Energy Recovery H. Residuals and Product Issues (Quality, Marketing and Use

C. Bioenergy from Residuals

I. Regulatory Trends
D. Nutrients and Resource Recovery J. Effective Communication and Outreach
E. Emerging Issues K. Land Application and Management
F. Solids Minimization L. Biosolids Science, Fundamentals and Advances

Understanding that August is a popular time across the world for personal travel and time away from the office, the Call for Abstracts deadline for the WEF/IWA Residuals and Biosolids Conference 2015 has been modified to allow online submissions until Wednesday September 3 at midnight Eastern time.

We hope you all are enjoying the month of August and we look forward to receiving excellent submissions for presentation for this June 2015 event.

If you have any questions regarding a submission, please send staff an email at When you are ready to submit your abstract, please click on the submit button below and you will be redirected to the Oasis Submittal System.


 For more detailed information on the Call for Abstract and topics listed above, please click on the PDF announcement below. Deadline for abstract submittals is September 3, 2014. 

Call for Abstracts (PDF)
Call for Abstracts Postcard (PDF)

The Conference Program Committee is also soliciting for Session Proposals and Workshop Proposals. Session Proposals can follow the 30 minute speaking slots of traditional sessions or can consist of panel activities or interactive discussions. While workshop proposals offer the opportunity to learn about a specific topic in an in-depth, hands-on format. All session and workshop proposals must be submitted to by September 3, 2014.

Session Proposal (PDF)
Workshop Proposal (PDF)

For additional information, please contact:

Technical Program/ Abstracts       Attendee Registration      Exhibition and Sponsorship Sales  Exhibitor and Sponsor Support 
Technical Programs Registration Sarah Evans Moretti
Assistant Manager, Exhibition Sales
Nicole Jackson, Exhibition Operations Coordinator
1-703-684-2400 ext.7450 


1-703-684-2400 ext. 7741