The ISWA Young Professional Research Group, in collaboration with BeWasteWise, is pleased to invite young professionals from all over the world to submit their abstracts for the second ISWA YPG online conference which will take place on the 12th and 13th of July, 2019. This FREE conference comes after the huge success we have achieved in organizing the conference last year.


Entitled, “The ultimate journey from dumpsites to a circular economy: best practices & innovative solutions for low- and middle-income countries”, this conference is an ideal platform for young professionals to get together and share best practices to support the ultimate journey towards a circular economy.


This year’s conference committee is delighted to invite students and young professionals -under the age of 35 - from both academia and industry to submit their abstracts for a chance to present their research/ideas to a wide audience. Themes covered in this conference include:

o   Circular economy;

o   Dumpsites closure and rehabilitation;

o   Waste management best practices; and

o   innovation in waste management.