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Call-for-abstract is open

MatER Study Center organises its 3rd Meeting on Trends and Innovation in Waste Management. The event arises from the fundamental goal of MatER, that is providing a thorough, objective representation of technologies and policies for material and energy recovery from waste, thereby contributing to move toward sustainable waste management. The Meeting aims at being an update on latest trends in Sustainable Waste Management, dealing with regulatory, strategic and technical-scientific aspects.

The event is organised with the scientific support of DICA (Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering) and Energy Department of Politecnico di Milano.


Abstracts must be submitted only through EasyChair web platform, following this link and must be prepared according to the template provided and to the writing instruction available for download below.

Submitted abstracts will be evaluated according to their innovation and scientific value and will be selected for presentation as oral communications or posters. The selected abstracts will be collected in the proceedings of the Meeting and provided to all partecipants.

The authors of a number of leading abstracts will be invited to extend the abstract into a full paper that will be peer-reviewed for potential publication on Waste Management & Research, published by ATIA ISWA.

Important dates

   May 30, 2016 Call-for-abstract opening
   November 30, 2016
Deadline for abstract submission
   February 15, 2017 Deadline for notification of abstracts acceptance

Useful links and documents

MatER Meeting web site: link

EasyChair web platform for abstract submission: link

Instruction for abstract submission: download

Further information: download

Sponsorship proposals: download