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Call for Papers – TRUST Final Conference

Thursday, 04 September 2014 Posted in Events, News, BeWater News

TRUSTThe Cities of the Future Final Conference – Transitions to the Urban Water Services of Tomorrow (TRUST) will be held in Muelheim an der Ruhr, Germany from 28 – 30 April, 2015.

The call for papers is now open!

The conferece will address the urgent need for sustainable solutions for urban water services. Hosted by Cities of the Future – Transitions to the Urban Water Services of Tomorrow (TRUST) the conference will provide an opportunity to present and discuss developments in the area of urban water services.

The call for papers has now started and applicants are invited to submit an abstract (up to 500 words in English) featuring contributions to knowledge or case studies with value for practitioners facing similar problems elsewhere. All papers submitted will be peer-reviewed by the program committee.

The conference topics are (i) Planning for Future Urban Water Services (strategies for sustainable UWS, territorial and urban planning, diagnosis tools, management tools)(ii) Engineering Future Urban Water Services (water security in cities, healthy and liveable cities,resource/energy-efficient cities, climate-resilient urban water services, smart networks – smart water services) and (iii) Governing and Financing Future Urban Water Services (water governance in transition,financial sustainability of UWS, affordable water services).

Conference Timeline

15 October 2014: Deadline call for abstracts

01 December 2014: Notification of authors

31 January 2015: Full paper submission

28-30 April 2015: Conference

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