The conference Eco-Tech 2018 is organized in Kalmar, Sweden, 19-21 November 2018. It is the 11th International Conference on the Establishment of Cooperation among Companies and Institutions in the Nordic Countries, the Baltic Sea Region and the World. The conference welcomes researchers, scientists and students, professionals from business sector, municipalities and social enterprises, entrepreneurs and authorities from all countries.
The 9th Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region will be held in Tallinn, Estonia, on 4–5 June 2018. The Forum will be hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia together with the Baltic Development Forum in close cooperation with the European Commission and other partners. About 700 participants from governments, international organisations, NGOs, universities, local and regional administrations and businesses will come together to discuss developments and challenges in the Baltic Sea Region.
The conference "Sludge Management in Circular Economy" is organized as a part of the IWA Specialist Group on Sludge Management (SGSM) conference series on 23–25 May 2018 in Rome, Italy. The event will bring up, among others, the topics of effective sludge management options and existing innovative technologies, the issues of reducing and reusing sludge, and developments in sludge regulations.
The Baltic Water Works Conference is an annual conference bringing together professionals from Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia water companies. This year, the event will be organized in Palanga, Lithuania, on 23–25 May 2018.
IFAT, the World's Leading Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management, is organized on 14–18 May 2018 in München. Presentation of the entire range of environmental technology products is available on the event, as IFAT covers the areas of water, sewage, waste, and raw materials management.
IWAMA Water Forum is organized in Växjö, Sweden, on 23–24 October 2017. The Water Forum aims to bring together representatives of various spheres in the water sector to learn the tools that can improve water management, to discuss solutions to common problems, and to communicate the needs of the field to cities’ authorities.
The 8th Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region will take place in Berlin, Germany on 13–14 June 2017. As a part of the Forum, IWAMA has its seminar on capacity building and cross-border cooperation needs.
The 2nd capacity development webinar on the IWAMA project focuses on energy efficiency. This theme will be opened up through discussing automation, data utilization and sensors in wastewater treatment and will be followed up by the presentation on technical safety management.
Baltic Sea Future Congress organized in Stockholm, Sweden on 6–7 March 2017 offers an opportunity for action-oriented municipalities to come together and meet researchers, entrepreneurs and investors to discuss a long-term sustainable collaboration for the Baltic Sea.
The 1st webinar of the project features a range of presentations and following discussions. The first hour is reserved for introducing the development of the idea for the IWAMA project and presenting the current state of capacity building in the course of it. The second hour is focused on the presentation of resource efficiency in the wastewater treatment sphere.
The framework of the IWAMA project includes, among other activities, several workshops aimed at developing professional knowledge in the wastewater treatment sphere. The first workshop of the series will introduce identification of capacity development needs in wastewater treatment plants. It will take place on 20-21 September 2016 in Lahti, Finland.