5TH ISWA YPG INTERNATIONAL ONLINE CONFERENCE -22nd July 2022
julio 22 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
5TH ISWA YPG INTERNATIONAL ONLINE CONFERENCE
End of Business As Usual in Waste Management: The Role of Young Professionals
Join ISWA’s Young Professionals Group for their 5th Annual Online Conference, on 22nd July 2022!
A special focus will be given to the citizens that are not able to provide their ideas and vision to an international audience. Citizens, informal workers, and interdisciplinary experts like sociologists, architects, designers, and philosophers who want to share their views toward a circular world will have the possibility to introduce it in a special session of the conference. The objective is to give a voice to those who do not have a voice!
The Young Professionals Group (YPG) Online Conference is the leading international conference for young professionals on waste management.
The Conference aims to address the issue related to the promotion of the circular economy principles. It focuses on the involvement of new circular thinkers (under 35 years old) involved in research and innovation toward a sustainable solid waste management.
Objective of the conference
The objective of the conference is to stimulate the interest of young scientists and citizens in relation to the targets of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations. The event gives the opportunity to share experiences and knowledge within an international platform of young professionals.
What is the main focus?
Special attention will be drawn to the topics related to waste minimization & recovery, resource circulation, technological innovations, uncontrolled waste disposal, and environmental impact assessment of waste management systems.
A special emphasis will be placed on circular economy.