IWMSA - Patron Members

WasteCon 2018The Institute of Waste Management of Southern Africa herewith proudly announces that our24th WasteCon™ flagship Conference and Exhibition will take place from the 14 to 19 of October 2018.

This premier showcase of best practice African waste management solutions will take place at Emperor’s Palace in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Waste management in South Africa is guided by the internationally accepted waste management hierarchy, which is implemented through the National Environmental Management: Waste Act, 2008.

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Schedule of Events




14 October 2018:

Exhibition setup

15 October 2018 :

Golf Day

Opening Cocktail

16 - 18 October 2018 :

Conference Days

15 - 18 October 2018 :

Exhibition Days

19 October 2018 :

Technical Tour


Call 4 PapersImplementing the Waste Hierarchy”.












All abstracts are to be submitted online by 1 February 2018. No late papers will be considered. Applicants will be contacted regarding their application by 4 April 2018.


Should the paper be accepted, a registration form will need to be submitted online at www.wastecon.co.za and the reduced presenter fee paid immediately to secure your paper submission. All delegates presenting papers are required to submit a full paper for inclusion in the Proceedings by 31 May 2018.



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