Chairman - Programme Committee
Dear young and senior water professionals,
On behalf of the Programme Committee of IWA YWP 2017 and as the Dean of the Cracow University of Technology, Faculty of Environmental Engineering I would like to welcome you at Cracow – a historical city with long water and wastewater treatment traditions. For over 70 years the Cracow University of Technology has been successfully educating highly qualified engineers who can cope with national and global industry challenges. The Faculty of Environmental Engineering offers the broad range of courses that meet contemporary trends and needs of the labour market in the field of: environmental manage-ment, water management, air protection, civil engineering and land management. The careers of our graduates are easy to follow and they become a practical proof of the real quality and usability of the knowledge they gained. The Faculty has signed bilateral agreements and carries out a successful coop-eration with higher education institutions of Germany, Sweden, Norway, France, Switzerland, Japan and China.
The 1st Polish IWA Young Water Professionals Conference 2017 to be held in Cracow, Poland will pro-vide an excellent opportunity to present the latest concepts and tech-nologies in water and wastewater sectors. The leading motto of the conference is “Water, Wastewater and Energy in Smart Cities” to em-phasize the practical aspects of the technological developments and possible perspectives of their applications. The YWP Polish Confer-ence is organized to develop your water career and start building the future of the Polish water sector.
During the free summer time, the participants will have a chance to discover the beauty of the city. Please, book the beginning of September 2017 in your calendar.
Welcome to Cracow!
D. Sc. (Eng) Stanisław M. Rybicki
Dean Faculty of Environmental Engineering,
Cracow University of Technology
Chairman – Programme Commitee