Conferences - Call for Papers

Abstracts for presentations at the WIOA 2017 conferences are currently being accepted

All water industry personnel involved in the operation and maintenance of urban, rural and industrial water related infrastructure for the management, conveyance, treatment, discharge and reuse of water and trade wastes are invited to submit an abstract for consideration.

Why submit your abstract?

  • Contribute to the professional knowledge of the water community
  • Raise your profile through sharing of expertise in your field
  • Learn and grow professionally through attending high quality presentations
  • Expand your network and meet new professional partners by engaging with other delegates


29 & 30 March


7 & 8 June


6 & 7 September


NSW Call for Papers

QLD Call for Papers

VIC Call for Papers


Closed on
19th October 2016


Manuscripts or posters need to be submitted by:
10th February 2017

NSW Call for Papers


Abstracts close on
22nd February 2017


Manuscripts and posters need to be submitted by:
21st April 2017

QLD Call for Papers


Abstracts close on
10th May 2017


Manuscripts and posters need to be submitted by:
14th July 2017


* Late abstracts will not be accepted.

Papers are invited from all sectors of the Water Industry and may address any topic relevant to the Industry including:

  • New or innovative technology
  • Water resource management
  • Advances in water or wastewater treatment
  • Trade or industrial waste
  • Biosolids or reclaimed water re-use practices
  • Automation
  • Control of algae in water or wastewater
  • Process management or monitoring
  • Operations and maintenance
  • Asset management
  • Safety management or OHS issues
  • Improving efficiency

Submission of Abstracts

Intending presenters should submit a half page (200 word) abstract in a format compatible with Microsoft Word outlining contents of the proposed Paper to:

  • WIOA Secretary
    PO Box 6012 Shepparton,
    Victoria, 3632
  • or E-mail to info@wioa.org.au

Word Document DOWNLOAD Submission of Abstract (Word 97-2003 Document)

Please include the following information:

  • Title of Abstract
  • Contact Details
    - Name of principal author
    - Organisation
    - Postal address
    - E-mail
    - Telephone &/or mobile


Last updated on 09-Jan-2017


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