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Chartered Institution of Water and
Environmental Management (CIWEM)

106-109 Saffron Hill, London, EC1N 8QS  
Tel: 020 7831 3110 Fax: 020 7405 4967

CIWEM Supported Events

CIWEM supports a number of selected events, many of which offer a discounted rate to CIWEM members. You may find CIWEM Staff at these events and we would welcome the chance to talk to any CIWEM members who attend. If you would like CIWEM to support your event, please send full details of the event to

2014-04-01T00:00:00 : 2014-04-30T00:00:00
  • 01 Apr 2014 - 03 Apr 2014

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    Sustainability Live, incorporating NEMEX, IWEX and ENERGY RECOVERY

    NEC, Birmingham

    Sustainability Live 2014

    Sustainability Live, the annual showcase for sustainable products and services and comprises three co-located shows. NEMEX, focuses on energy in all its forms; IWEX covers the efficient management of water and wastewater and ENERGY RECOVERY is the live event for the energy recovery and reuse sectors.

    New for 2014! is the Sustainability Live Keynote Stage which hosts free to attend sessions featuring expert speakers who will cut through the jargon and debate and discuss the latest sustainability policy and practice affecting business.

    In addition to the Keynote stage, there is also the new and improved seminar programmes with four dedicated theatres featuring panels of leading experts who will put the spotlight on the practical issues featuring the latest advice and case-study examples. 

    All seminars in the theatres and on the Keynote stage are free to attend and are CPD accredited.

    This unique event will showcase the latest products and services from leading companies, making it the perfect place to develop new business relationships, find solutions that suit your organisations requirements and meet your peers. 

    See the full list of exhibitors here.

    For more information on exhibiting or visiting Sustainability Live visit


  • Civil Engineering - The Agent of Social Change


    2B020/Foyer, Frenchay Campus, Frenchay Campus, University of the West of England

    Professor Parkin (Professor of Transport Engineering at the University of the West of England) will give a lecture on the historic social achievements of civil engineering and will consider the technology and its symbiotic relationship with human development. Professor Parkin will review current contentions in transport infrastructure provision and their social implications.  Finally, the lecture will engage in some mild future forecasting.

    For more details, click here.

    To book a place at this event please email or phone 0117 32383934

    Tags: South Western
  • 07 Apr 2014 - 08 Apr 2014

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    3rd International Conference for Waste Management Oman

    Al Bustan Palace - A Ritz Carlton Hotel, Muscat, Oman

    Waste is a growing problem environmentally and financially in developed nations. Effective methodologies to manage waste better is of great significance. The purpose of the 3rd International Conference for Waste Management Oman is to grasp the issues being raised across industry sectors and how to achieve a sustainable waste management system. The conference will bring together industry experts and decision makers from government bodies to discuss and debate the next step in achieving the zero waste initiative.

    Key Topics in 2014

    • Strengthening legislative framework for effective Waste Management in Oman
    • Setting perspectives for Integrated Waste Management
    • Fostering a recycle - friendly atmosphere
    • Options for use and disposal of waste tyres
    • Privatizing the Waste Management sector - key factors to consider
    • Reducing & re-using Hazardous waste management
    • Waste water treatment

    Distinguished Advisory Panel

    • Dr. Mahad Said Baawain, Sultan Qaboos University, Director - Oman
    • Dr. Mohammad Fawzi, Development of Muscat International Airport, Environmental Manager - Oman
    • Dr. Mohammed Abdel Raouf, Gulf Research Center - Program Manager - Environment Research - Saudi Arabia
    • Dr. Majdah Aburas, Saudi Environmental Society, Deputy Executive Director - Saudi Arabia
    • Dr. Joseph V Thanikal, Caledonian College of Engineering Research, Professor - Scientific Research 


    Who Should Attend

    • Government and Environment Agencies, Municipal Authorities
    • Waste Management & Control Authorities
    • Oil, Gas & Sustainable Energy Companies
    • Real Estate & Construction
    • Industrial Plants
    • Waste Processing & Service Companies
    • Consultancy and Design Offices
    • Environmental Management Organisations
    • Research Organizations & Universities
    • Government, Private Hospital & Health Care Facilities/Authorities
    • Nuclear Energy Corporation


    For more details see the event website

  • REDR Glasgow Branch Launch Event

    RedR UK are teaming up with local Glasgow volunteers to hold a series of free monthly events to introduce technical professionals to the humanitarian world.

    Venue: Atkins Ltd Office, 200 Broomielaw, Glasgow, G1 4RU

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    Tags: Scottish
  • The rehabilitation of raised dams and applications for Welsh Water, using geomembrane technology


    Speaker: Jonathan Howard (DCWW)

    The lecture will demonstrate the merits of geomembrane lining solutions in the rehabilitation of large raised dams. Particular reference will include a case study of Val de la Mare Dam in Jersey. J Howard was responsible for the design development, project management and the supervision of construction works. The project included extensive temporary works and the installation of 3,200 m2 of a specialist geomembrane.

    The technology used was developed by Carpi Tech of Switzerland, who have now installed approximately 120 membrane solutions on dams around the world.

    Further projects will be outlined where Dwr Cymru Welsh Water are currently assessing the feasibility of membrane technology on a number of dams varying from mass concrete to masonry construction.

    This talk has been jointly organised with Institution of Civil Engineers Wales (ICE) and The British Dam Society

    Venue: Faculty Lecture Theatre, Trevithick Building, Cardiff University

    Refreshments at 5.30 in Seminar Rooms 19 & 20

    For more details contact:

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    Tags: Welsh

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  • 28 Apr 2014 - 29 Apr 2014

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    Smart Water Systems 2014

    SMi are proud to present the 3rd annual conference on Smart Water Systems, taking place on 28th and 29th April 2014, London UK.

    Through industry driven case studies and keynote presentations from leading water utility companies, this event will provide a comprehensive overview on smart water systems with a focus on new initiatives and technologies within smart metering, smart water irrigation, leakage, monitoring, optimising water usage, regulation, sustainability, policy plus much more.

    Key speakers will include Thames Water, Scottish Water, Vitens, Delta N.V and the Energy Saving Trust. Please visit the website to see full speaker line up and download your brochure today.

    Smart Water Systems 2014 will focus on the cutting edge concepts driving the developments of the industry forward. This truly is a must attend for water industry professionals.

    For further information and to secure your place, visit:

    Alternatively contact Andrew Gibbons on +44 (0)20 7827 6156 or email

  • WRc Open Innovation Day


    WRc is pleased to confirm the date for their next Open Innovation Day. The event will be held on the 30th April 2014 at their office in Swindon and the theme for 2014 is "Value for Customers through Innovation".

    The event is free to attend and will build on the success of previous events. It will bring together representatives of water and wastewater companies, regulators, experts, technologists and innovators to explore innovative solutions to meet the demands of customers. 

    To register your interest in joining WRc, email or visit the website 


Chartered Institution of Water and
Environmental Management (CIWEM)

106-109 Saffron Hill, London, EC1N 8QS  
Tel: 020 7831 3110 Fax: 020 7405 4967

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