The Australian Water Association (AWA) has issued a call for papers for Ozwater ’12 to be held on 8-10 May 2012 in Sydney.

Under the main conference theme Sharing the Knowledge, Planning the Future, papers are being called covering five major conference themes and specialist streams.

The most interesting to D&WR readers will be Theme 5 – Water & Wastewater Systems & Processes, which includes the subthemes:

Water and wastewater treatment, including biosolids, recycled water and desalination; Recovery of nutrients and by product manufacture; Reticulation and collection systems; Stormwater management; Operation and management; Asset management; Healthy treatments & processes.

Abstracts are required before 1 September 2011. Full details can be found at

AWA is an affiliate of the International Desalination Association.