The World Toilet Summit is a unique global event that brings together various sanitation stakeholders to collaborate on innovative inventions, projects and products in the sanitation sector under one roof. It is an annual event initiated by the World Toilet Organization and jointly organised with the host government.
By establishing a global platform for toilet associations, non-profit and for-profit entities and private sector stakeholders to share best practices in the sanitation sector, the World Toilet Summit aims to empower delegates, exhibitors and sponsors to exchange knowledge, expertise and resources in scaling up impact and innovation in the sanitation marketplace.
The World Toilet Summit has successfully held 15 World Toilet Summits in various continents since its inception in 2001. Held in major cities worldwide including Singapore, Seoul, Taipei, Beijing, Belfast, Moscow, New Delhi, Macau, Hainan, Philadelphia and Solo, an estimated number of 10, 000 delegates have attended the summit.
World Toilet Summit 2017
Improving Sanitation through Partnerships
Date: 20 – 21 November 2017
Venue: Melbourne Convention Centre
Address: 1 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf Victoria, Australia
Key themes to be covered in the 2017 summit include:
– Movement to meet Sustainable Development Goal #6 on Water and Sanitation
– Sanitation and Hygiene in Crisis Zones
– WASH and Menstrual Hygiene in Schools
– Behavioural Change
– Social Enterprise Solutions
– Collaborative approaches to sanitation solutions
The World Toilet Summit aims to empower delegates, exhibitors and sponsors to share best practices in the sanitation sector, and exchange knowledge, expertise and resources in scaling up impact and innovation in the sanitation marketplace.
CALL FOR PAPERS
Submission templates and guidelines can be found at www.awa.asn.au/
Submissions close Monday, 31 July 2017