It is our pleasure to announce the IWA Specialized Conference on Water and Wastewater Technologies in Ancient Civilizations (IWA WWTAC 2012) in Istanbul-Turkey.
IWA Specialized Group on Water and Wastewater in Ancient Civilizations organizes this specialized conference every two years. Researchers, professionals, historians, archaeologists, engineers and companies will come together to enlight the future of water technology by the help of understanding the history of water and wastewater technology.
We are looking forward to seeing you on March 22-24, 2012 in Istanbul, where the continents meet.
OBJECTIVES OF THE CONFERENCE
(a) To reveal the cultural heritage in several regions of the world and to make visible the archaeological remnants of practices which have contributed to the evolution of the existing technologies in water and wastewater management.
(b) To describe and evaluate the old technologies, which on a long term may contribute to water and wastewater management systems and to the development of integrated methodologies.
(c) To develop small decentralized systems based on old technologies using new equipment, which may be of great significance for water, wastewater, and environment management in the future.
(d) Water and wastewater knowledge related to the water services, juridical and economical aspects.