Christopher Cheeseman, Imperial College, "Engineering the Circular Economy"

Gerasimos Lyberatos, National Technical University of Athens, "Valorization of agroindustrial waste for the production of energy, biofuels and biopolymers"

Rafael Luque, Universidad de Córdoba, "General overview of possibilities for waste valorization & the concept of modular biorefineries"

Filiz Dilek, Middle East Technical University, "Treating Micropollutants of Emerging Concern – A Case of Triclosan"

Francesco Fatone, University of Verona, Policy, "Legislation and advanced treatment technologies for industrial-environmental symbiosis within the Lagoon of Venice"

Nicola Colonna, Valerio Miceli, Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development, “Mediterranean agrofood organic waste streams: opportunities for value recovering through a cascade approach”

Petros Gikas, Technical University of Crete, "Towards energy sustainable wastewater treatment plants"

Maria Loizidou, National Technical University of Athens, "Industrial Symbiosis & Waste Management"

More about the Conference

  • When will it take place?

    We are pleased to announce that the International Conference "Industrial waste and wastewater treatment and valorization" will take place from 21st to 23rd May, 2015.
  • Where will it be held?

    The International Conference will be held at the President Hotel in Athens, Greece from 21st to 23rd May, 2015.
  • Register now, its free :-)

    There is no registration fee. Advanced registration is strongly recommended.
  • What's the official conference language?

    For abstracts and papers English is the official language, while for poster presentations both English and Greek can be used. Simultaneous translation from English to Greek will be provided in the conference.

Tinos 2015

3rd International Conference
on Sustainable Solid Waste Management


2-4 July 2015, Tinos island, Greece

Previous Conferences


SYMBIOSIS Conference 2014

  • Athens 2014

2nd International Conference

  • Athens 2012

1st   International Conference

Papers on the following topics are welcome:
  • Industrial waste & wastewater treatment
  • Removal of industrial pollutants
  • Micro pollutants in water and wastewater
  • Industrial Symbiosis as a Business Model
  • Industrial Ecology
  • Eco-Industrial Parks
  • Policy and Legislation for Industrial Symbiosis
  • Cleaner Production Technologies & Approaches
  • Environmental Economics in Industry
  • Management tools (LCA, Carbon footprint, ecotoxicology, etc.)
  • Water management in industry
  • Industrial waste & wastewater valorization & reuse
  • Innovative technologies and processes (wastewater, sludge & odours)
  • Urban wastewater treatment & reuse
  • Decision tools on industrial waste management
  • Resource Efficiency in Process Industries
  • Reuse of Materials into Products
  • Barriers & suggestions for full-scale implementation of Zero Liquid Discharge approaches
  • Resources recovery (nutrients, energy, water, bioplastics, etc.)
  • Plant Wide & Unit Process Modelling, Optimization and Control
  • Energy balances & energy savings
  • Energy use in industry