Call for Special Sessions

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Guidelines for Special Sessions Proposals Submission and Approval

Special Session proposals were welcomed from organisations or groups that wish to run a session or workshop that presents their work on subjects related to the sub-themes of this Congress.

A Special Session is typically 90 minutes long and must also be aligned with at least one of the Congress sub-themes.

Review Process

Proposals were reviewed by the International Scientific Committee (ISC). All accepted sessions will be assigned to the final programme in the Congress after confirming all session participants' registration.

Download: XVIII World Water Congress Special Session Proposals Acceptance List

Paper Submission for Special Session

If the accepted special session consists of a research paper presentations, session hosts are cordially invited to ask the special session participants to submit a full paper of their contributions. Paper submission guidelines will be provided together with the notification of acceptance of the special session.

Presenter's Registration

To ensure inclusion in the Congress programme, we kindly request that all relevant participants in special sessions, including coordinators, guests and speakers, complete their registration and submit the registration fees by June 30th.

Contact Information

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