ABOUT THE CONFERENCE
On the 30th November – 1st December 2017 Environmental Protection Department of Perm National Research Polytechnic University together with the International Waste Working Group Regional Branch for Russia and New Independent States (IWWG – RUNISRB) carry out the Third International Conference “FROM WASTE MANAGEMENT TO RESOURCE RECOVERY”.
On the 30th November the reports will be presented within a Plenary session.
On the 1st December the reports at the conference will be organized in five sessions:
Session 1. Waste management in transition economies
International experience in the development of municipal solid waste management systems. Examples of implementation of the projects aimed at the improvement of waste management systems in transition economies, under amended regulatory framework and transformed financing mechanisms. Modern waste treatment technologies. Refuse derived fuel production technologies.
Session 2. Design, construction and operation of modern landfills
Experience of the production and use of geosynthetic materials at waste disposal sites. Ensuring environmental safety in the areas of waste disposal facilities. Monitoringofwastedisposalsites.
Session 3. Responsible research and innovation in the context of sustainable development
Integration of the RRI concept into engineering practice in order to ensure sustainable development. Public participation in environmental decision-making.
Session 4. Environmental impact of waste. Waste treatment technologies
Experience in the application of waste in remediation of disturbed areas. Modern monitoring technologies for natural and technogenic objects. Assessment and forecast of environmental impact of waste disposal sites.
Session 5. Schoolchildren — young environmental researchers
Scientific researches of practical and applied significance in the area of environmental protection, performed by schoolchildren.
The working languages of the conference are Russian and English.
LATE REGISTRATION STILL ACCEPTED
The deadline for submission of registration forms is extended till November 14th, 2017.
Important notice for the speakers! All the speakers are required to prepare a Powerpoint presentation, to be emailed to the official conference address (firstname.lastname@example.org) no later than 15th November 2017.
Anna TSYBINA, Coordinator