2013 Qingdao International Conference on Desalination and Water Reuse

2013 Qingdao International Conference on Desalination and Water Reuse

Fresh water resources are becoming scarce in many countries, as a result of population growth, increasing pollution, poor water management practices, and climatic variations. Almost all conventional water resources have already been exploited in China, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Israel and many other countries. In order to deal with severe water shortages, reduce environmental pollution and achieving a more sustainable form of development, alternative water resources have been considered. "IWA Conference on Alternative Water Resources Management and Integrated Technologies for Sustainable Urban Water System" will provide a platform for the most advanced technology of Alternative Water Resources Management and Integrated Technologies for Sustainable Urban Water System. Also it is a part of Qingdao International Conference 2013 on Desalination and Water Reuse, which organised by Desalination Branch of China Water Enterprises Confederation and other groups.

Qingdao International Conference 2013 on Desalination and Water Reuse has been held for 7 years annually. Every year, over 800 leaders, professionals and administrators of water sectors from more than 50 countries gather in Qingdao. The Qingdao conference has been the largest and the most influential annual event on desalination & water reuse in Asia-Pacific region. With its abundant contents and diversity activities, the conference provides a platform for solving water resources crisis. Entrepreneurs and professionals will gather to share achievements and technologies, response to challenge and explore opportunities of desalination and water reuse industry together. The annual conference has great reputation and influence in the industry and has been becoming an international brand, which is a good chance to make friends, communicate with top experts, and promote the development of desalination & water reuse industry.