Call of Abstracts for Oral and Poster Presentation :

The participants are invited to submit their abstracts and full length papers on the theme and sub themes of the Conference. The abstract should be within 250-300 words in English font 'Times New Roman' with size of '12'. The full length paper should be within 3000-4000 words in length, including an abstract (about 300 words) and 4-5 keywords. The abstracts will be released in 'Souvenir and Abstract Book' during the Conference, while selected full length papers will be published freely in 'International Journal' or Proceedings of the Conference or Edited Book. The participants may send their abstracts by 30th August, 2020 (without late payment) or by 20th September, 2020 (with late payment)and full length papers by 30th September, 2020 online to conference.esda@gmail.com The participants may present their papers in the Conference by oral/poster. The abstract submission facility and guidelines for authors has given below.

Online Oral Paper Presentation :

We invite the participants to present their papers by oral (online) during the conference. All the papers will be presented online during conference (2nd - 4th October 2020) by Google Meet app, Zoom App or others platforms. We suggest to all participants to prepare 5 minutes lecture with ppt or without ppt. The oral papers will be presented online in the presence of Chair/Co-Chair/Judges like normal presentation. Each participant will receive an E-Certificate of oral paper presentation. Top three oral presenters in each session will be received the 'Best Oral Presentation Award'. Interested participants may send their abstracts as given time and theme & sub themes.

E-Poster Paper Presentation :

We invite the participants to present their E-Posters (digital)in the conference. The poster should be related with the topic and sub themes of the online Conference. The poster should be in .pdf, .jpg or .png format. The participants may submit their E-Posters by 28th September, 2020 online to Conference.esda@gmail.com. Each participant will receive an E-Certificate of poster paper presentation. Top three poster presenters will be received the 'Best Poster Presentation Award'. Interested participants may send their abstracts as given time and theme & sub themes.
The Participants may use English or Hindi languages for oral/poster presentation and writing of abstracts.
If you have any query, Contact to Dr. Geetanjali Sageena (Mob: 9711773530)

Themes and Sub-Themes of Conference for Abstracts :

  1. Global Water Challenges
    • Water pollution, water scarcity, water conflict and water wastage
    • Declining of ground water tables and its contamination
    • Impacts of climate change on water resources
    • Floods, drought and desertification
    • Water-borne diseases

  2. Water Conservation and Management
    • River conservation
    • Ponds, lakes & wetlands restoration
    • Sustainable uses of water: domestic, agriculture and industrial
    • Water utility management
    • Surface & groundwater management
    • Water- saving, safety & security plan
    • Balancing critical water needs: the people-food-energy-environment nexus
    • Managing water scarcity: supply-side & demand-side options
    • Rainwater harvesting

  3. Water management in industries
    • Agroindustry/ Food industries/ Distilleries/
    • Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals/
    • Pulp & Paper/ Tanneries/ Manufacturing
    • Energy production in oil & gas Industries

  4. Smart technology & innovation in water& wastewater treatment
    • Water & wastewater plant performances & optimization approaches
    • Energy efficiency and recovery in wastewater management
    • Large & decentralized wastewater treatment plants - design, operation, economics
    • Challenges and opportunities: wastewater management and resource
    • Drinking water treatment (disinfection, ozone, activated carbon)
    • Drinking water low cost solutions (storage & household water treatment)

  5. Water uses and management in agriculture activities
    • Technological innovation in irrigation practices
    • Improve irrigation and energy efficiencies
    • Future trend of agricultural model in Developing countries
    • Adopting efficient irrigation technology & process

  6. Pathways of community participation and cooperation forwater conservation
    • Citizen environmental activism & communication for water conservation
    • Water governance: reflections on progress in policy, law & institutional reform
    • Grass-roots action: collaboration in local government & civil society programmes
    • Worldwide policies, planning & law for water conservation
    • CSR and commitment towards safe and clean water for society
    • Water allocation & governance
    • River basin organizations: case studies highlighting successes & challenges

  7. Water- Science, technology, engineering & innovation
    • Water & waste engineering, hydrology, hydrogeology, fisheries, aqua culture, aquatic ecosystem, water chemistry, biotechnology, water toxicology, microbiology, virology, forestry, horticulture, agriculture & food technology

  8. Water - social, cultural & economic facet
    • Water- trading, business, economy& GDP
    • Drinking water business: bottle water and treatment & purification business
    • Water-smart cities, urban development,
    • Water- food security,

  9. Indian Government efforts forWaterConservation and Management: initiatives, achievements & failure
    • National Water Mission; Jal Shakti Abhiyan & Jal Kranti Abhiyan
    • MGNREGA for Water Conservation
    • Nammami Gange & National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG)
    • National Ganga River Basin Authority (NGRBA)
    • Ganga Action Plan (GAP1 & GAP2) and others

  10. India's water and sanitation crisis
  11. Sustainability and Sustainable Development Goals