Wastecon 2016 17-21 October 2016 Emperors Palace
17 - 21 October 2016 | Emperors Palace, Johannesburg
Don't miss out on the Institute of Waste Management of Southern Africa (IWMSA's) flagship biennial waste management conference and exhibition, which will take place from 17 to 21 October 2016 at Emperors Palace, Johannesburg in Gauteng.
The theme for this year's conference is: The Changing Face of Waste Management
Prof. Suzan Oelofse, President of the IWMSA says, “We encourage people and organisations operating in the environmental and waste management industry to register for this exclusive conference where best practices will be shared from all over the globe.”
The keynote speaker for the event is Torben Kristiansen, Vice President - Waste and Contaminated Sites at COWI A/S based in Denmark. With his extensive experience in waste management, Kristiansen will delve into the current status of the waste management industry, legislation and practice in Europe. He will share the intended and unintended consequences of the current European waste management legislation as well as the private sector’s involvement in waste management. Kristiansen will also focus on the South African waste landscape, the recent policy and legislative changes and whether a European modelled policy will be viable in South Africa..www wastecon co za