The 9th Internation­al Water Association Membrane Technology Conference (IWA-MTC 2019) has been held in Toulouse, France. This event was jointly organised by IWA and INSA Toulouse.

Objective

To share advance knowledge and experience in the innovation and utilization of membrane technology for water and waste water treatment and desalination.

IWA-MTC 2019 follows the conferences organized in Seoul (Korea) in 2004, Harro­gate (UK) in 2007, Beijing (China) in 2009, Aachen (Germany) in 2011, Toronto (Canada) in 2013 and Singapour in 2017.

AMS & SIMEV collaboration highlighted

Abdoulaye Doucoure, president of the African Membrane Society, presented in plenary the work and perspectives of the AMS. He took the opportunity to introduce the UNESCO SIMEV Chair as a strong partner.

Example of AMS & SIMEV collaboration : South African workshop & STM school, AMSIC 3 in Senegal (November 2020).