Technical Programme

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The Scientific Committee of the IWA Water Loss Specialist Group will ensure that the programme meets highest international standards.

All abstracts received by the committee will be carefully reviewed and only the very best will be accepted for oral presentation.

Topics will include all aspects of Non-Revenue Water management, for example:

  • Meter accuracy improvement
  • NRW analysis and auditing
  • Pressure management
  • Financing of NRW projects
  • NRW management strategies
  • Case studies and New technologies
  • Training and certification concepts
  • NRW management communications strategies
  • Outsourcing of NRW management
  • NRW in the EC access countries
  • NRW and EC policies
  • Improvement of metering and billing systems
  • NRW data capturing and management
  • Leakage detection and modelling
  • Breakage detection and modelling
  • Water distribution rehabilitation for leakage reduction
  • District metered areas for leakage control
  • Optimal techniques for metering
  • Sensors placement and control systems
  • Disinfection techinques and methods
  • Laboratory experiments characterising leakages
  • New software for a more efficient management of pipe networks
  • Water demand and leakages data
  • Leakage and breakage control: case studies

Main sponsor:

Laynard sponsor
Welcome reception sponsor
Round table sponsor

Gold Sponsor:

Media partners:

Under the patronage of
Mr Janez Poto─Źnik, European Commissioner for Environment.
Organized by:
In conjunction with

In cooperation with
Università di Ferrara
Hosted jointly by:
Iren Emilia   Gruppo Hera
In collaboration with:
Early Careers Water Loss Symposium in collaboration with
Supported by