XVI World Water Congress

29 may - 02 june 2017, Cancun (Mexico)

The XVIth World Water Congress “Bridging Science and Policy” to be held in Cancun, Mexico, is jointly organized by the International Water Resources Association (IWRA), the National Water Commission of Mexico (CONAGUA) and the National Association of Water and Sanitation Utilities (ANEAS)


The Organizing Committee of the XVI World Water Congress, which will take place from May 29 to June 2 in Cancun, Mexico reminds you that we are in the process of the call for proposals and special sessions.

We invite you to review the thematic structure of the congress on the theme “Bridging Science and Policy”, by downloading the brochure of the event in: www.worldwatercongress.com/docs/brochure_iwra.pdf.

In addition you can participate in the Congress by organizing a special session or a side event in: www.worldwatercongress.com/callforSS.htm.

Proposals must be sent through the Abstract Submission Platform: www.wwc2017.iwra.org.

The deadlines for submissions are:
  • 15th October 2016: deadline for submission of abstracts for oral presentations
  • 15th November 2016: deadline for submission of Special Session proposals Abstract and Special Sessions proposals must be prepared in English and submitted through the Abstract Submission Platform: www.wwc2017.iwra.org
  • 1st December 2016: deadline for Side Events

Congress registration open in September 2016. More Information: 

Brochure Brochure
(PDF – 9.6 Mb)
Invitation Invitation
(PDF – 379.5 kb)
Date of online publication: 1 January 2017
XVI World Water Congress

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