A world of conferences and exhibitions
Each year IWA organises and sponsors many specialised conferences and seminars on a wide variety of topics in water management in locations worldwide.
The IWA World Water Congress and Exhibition is attended by over 4,500 delegates, and features parallel sessions of technical presentations, scientific poster displays, workshops and discussion groups, and a large exhibition of products and services. The next World Water Congress will be held in Lisbon, Portugal, September 2014.
IWA Development Congress and Exhibition is the Association's main biennial event addressing urban water management issues in low and middle income countries attracting 1,000 water professionals. The next Development Congress & Exhibition will be held in Nairobi, Kenya in October 2013.
Leading-Edge Conference series is complimentary to the World Water Congress. The next LET on Water and Wastewater Technologies will take place in Abu Dhabi, UAE in May 2014.
International Young Water Professional Conferences provide a forum for young researchers and professionals working in water and wastewater research, technology and management to present their work and meet their peers from all over the world.
Speciality & Regional Conferences are proposed and organised by IWA members with the support of IWA's Specialist Groups or Regional Associations. There are approximately 40 of these conferences each year.