AWSPT 2016:

AWSPT'16 will be held in Prague, Czech Republic on March 30 - 31, 2016 at the Clarion Congress Hotel Prague.

Poster Board Dimensions:

Authors presenting via poster boards are to be informed that poster boards are 110 cm height and 80 cm width.


Best Paper Award:

Two best paper awards will be conferred to author(s) of the papers that receive the highest rank during the peer-review and by the respected session chairs. Please visit Paper Submission for more information.


Propose Exhibits, Workshops & More

AWSPT attracts a wide range of researchers in the field of air, water, and soil pollution and treatment. As a prominent company in the field of air, water, and soil pollution and treatment, we would like to offer you an exhibit at AWSPT. Please visit Events for more information.

We are very happy to announce the following keynote speakers for the International Conference on Air, Water, and Soil Pollution and Treatment (AWSPT'16):

Prof. Petr Hlavínek

Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic

Prof. Thomas Letzel

Technical University of Munich (TUM), Germany

Prof. Petr Hlavínek

Prof. Ing. Petr Hlavínek PhD., MBA is a sanitary engineer with 30 years of professional experience in the field of wastewater collection and treatment. Professor Hlavinek lectures in wastewater collection and treatment at the Brno University of Technology. He has extensive supervisory experience, having supervised 12 PhDs to completion to date. He is a member of a number of professional organizations including the national committee of the International Water Association and Czech Wastewater Treatment Experts Association. Over the past 20 years, he has consulted with more than 250 municipalities in the Czech Rep. concerning sewerage and wastewater treatment. He is author and co-author of more than 200 papers in the field of wastewater collection and treatment. His experience also includes work as independent evaluator for the EC Directorate General Environment, as evaluating & monitoring agent for the Norwegian financial mechanism (environment sector), and as FIDIC engineer for ISPA and cohesion fund projects. He has experience with many trans-national & EU-funded research projects, most recently FP5 projects CARE-S & AQUAREC, FP6 projects AMEDEUS & MBR-train, CORNET project AOP4Water and ALBAPRO. Currently he is leader of EGAR research group in AdMaS research centre, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Brno University of Technology.

Topic of Keynote: Microwave Induced Pyrolysis of Sewage Sludge

Keynote Abstract

Prof. Thomas Letzel

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. habil. Thomas Letzel is an analytical chemist with almost 20 years of professional experience in the field of analytical screening techniques using liquid chromatography with mass spectrometric detection. Prof. Letzel is head of the Analytical Research Group at the Chair of Urban Water Systems Engineering at the Technical University of Munich (TUM). Currently, the key aspects in research cover technological, analytical-methological and analytical-chemical properties and can be applied in water and wastewater analysis as well as in other relevant environmental matrices, food analysis, beverage and plant extract analysis and others. New separation techniques like RPLC-HILIC-MS and SFC-MS allow the polarity extended separation and identification of organic molecules. A special focus is on the chemical analysis with simultaneous functionality analysis using mass spectrometric detection. He is author and co-author of more than 100 publications and two books. He has experience with many national and international research projects and he actively participates in international environmental initiatives like NORMAN Association and ESSEM COST Action ES1307.

Topic of Keynote: Unknown Molecules in Air, Water and Soil: Screening Strategies with LC-MS

Keynote Abstract

Upcoming Dates

Feb. 15, 2016
Extended Early Bird Registration Deadline
Feb. 20, 2016
Camera Ready Submission Deadline
Mar. 1, 2016
Extended Regualr Registration Deadline