ecoSTP - EcoTechnologies for Wastewater Treatment

Technical, Environmental & Economic Challenges

25-27 June 2012
Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Scientific programme

Complete Conference programme available here (PDF). Complete Conference programme

Monday 25th. Opening Session. Location: Auditorium of the Faculty of Geography and History
17:00 - 18:00 Registration
18:00 - 18:30 Opening session
Juan J. Casares Long.
Rector of University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain)
Agustín Hernández Fernández de Rojas
Minister of Environment, Galician Government (Spain)
Juan M. Lema Rodicio
Dean of School of Engineering, University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain)
18:30 - 19:15 Plenary Lecture
"Wastewater based biorefineries"
Mark van Loosdrecht
Dept. of Biotechnology, Delft University of Technology, THE NETHERLANDS

Tuesday 26th.
8:30 - 9:00

Registration at School of Engineering
9:00 - 9:45 Plenary Lecture
"From wastewater to biofuel: innovations to recover resources and energy from municipal effluents"
Frank Rogalla
Aqualia, SPAIN
09:45 . 11:25 Session 1. Innovative Technologies
11:30 - 12:00 Coffee break & Poster session
12:00 - 13:40 Session 2. Economic and energetic aspects
13:45 - 15:15 Lunch & Poster session
15:15 - 17:45 * Short presentations
17:45 - 19:15 Workshop
A proposal for an IWA Working Group for Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of Water and Wastewater Treatment.

Wednesday 27th.
9:00 - 9:45 Plenary Lecture
"Environmental Perspectives, Tools, and Approaches for Wastewater Treatment in the New Water Sector"
Jose C. Porro
Malcolm Pirnie, USA
09:45 - 11:25 Session 3. Green house gases emission
11:30 - 12:00 Coffee break & Poster session
12:00 - 13:40 Session 4. Emerging contaminants
13:45 - 15:15 Lunch & Poster session
15:15 - 16:55 Session 5. Management tools (LCA, DSS, ecotoxicology)
17:00 - 17:45 Closing session
"Taking ecoefficient decisions in STP: The Novedar road map"
Manel Poch
Laboratory of Chemical and Environmental Engineering (LEQUIA)
University of Girona, SPAIN


Complete Conference programme available here (PDF). Complete Conference programme


Official sponsors

Abengoa Water
Aqualia
Aqualogy
Augas de Galicia

Supporting Entities

Infoenviro
Plataforma Tecnológica del Agua
Retema
Tecnología del Agua
IWA International Novedar_Consolider Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad