Venice 2012

The fourth edition of the Venice Symposium, organised by the IWWG (International Waste Working Group), was held on the island of San Servolo, Venice, Italy from 12th to 15th November 2012. The event was attended by nearly 580 participants (researchers, technicians, administrators and operators) from 62 different nations with the presentation of 359 scientific papers, selected according to quality by the Executive Programme Committee from 586 offers of papers from 77 countries worldwide.

The traditional issues of energy from waste and biomass were addressed in 60 general, specialised and workshop sessions where new ideas and concepts were presented and thoroughly discussed.

Read the full Symposium report as published on Waste Management journal by Elsevier.