Outline paper submission shall be done via the IWA online submission system: CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT YOUR PAPER.
Please, fill in the form following the instructions for each new submission. To ensure that your paper has been successfully submitted, remember to click the “finish” button at the end of the process.
In case you need to modify your submission, login in again by using your ID and password at HERE. Remember that you can edit your submission until 31st October 2015, which is the date for sending it for review.
Topics: Confirm that topics fit your research.
File naming: File names will have to include the family name of the first author (eg. Suarez.doc).
Format: The outline paper should be uploaded onto the submission system as a Word file and it must follow the template.
Limitations: There is no limitation on the number of paper submitted per author; however, a maximum of two platform or three poster presentations by the same author will be accepted.
Publication: Accepted papers submitted via the IWA online submission system will be included in the conference proceedings and will be distributed to all registered conference participants (subject to the registration of at least one of the authors for the paper).
Authors willing to have their papers considered for keynote or platform presentation will be required to submit a maximum of 2 A4 pages of text including the title, abstract, keywords and main text and 2 A4 pages for illustrations (i.e. tables, diagrams, graphs, etc), always respecting a limit of 1000 words. In order to speed up the review process, authors must ensure that their submitted papers are according to the template.
Authors wishing to have their papers considered for poster presentation are required to submit a total of 2 A4 pages (including figures, tables and references) according to the template.
Please find here further details on the presentations.
Full paper submission
After the peer-review process, the highest quality papers will be selected and authors will receive an invitation to develop full manuscripts to be submitted for publication in one of the IWA journals (namely: Water Science and Technology; Water Science and Technology: Water Supply; Journal of Water Reuse and Desalination; or Journal of Hydroinformatics). Please note that acceptance of a paper for conference presentation does not guarantee subsequent acceptance for journal publication, the final decision on journal publication lies with the journals' Editor-in-Chief.