Invitation to Submit Abstracts for 2021 Water Days International Symposium

“Water As a Value”

You are invited to submit abstracts for 2021 Water Days Symposium to be held at the Rimske Terme Congress Centre in Rimske Toplice on 7 and 8 October 2021.

2021 Water Days will once again bring together experts in the field of water science. You are cordially invited to share your expertise and experience related to the following topics:

  • Water and food safety and sustainable use of resources – water use in agriculture; reuse of treated wastewater
  • Water in circular economoy – efficient use of water and raw materials
  • Sustainable energy – water as its source
  • Water and green sustainable mobility – traffic impact on water; sustainable mobility
  • Water and climate change
  • Water and ecosystem services
  • Water and sustainable solutions, green infrastructure, and green cities
  • Water and health and well-being – viruses and bacteria in the environment; water use in tourism
  • Water and information security


Water will be discussed also from the following points of view:

  • Water and environment – how different natural and social sciences view water; water as a value and the key element connecting nature, society and economy
  • Water resources and drinking water – water supply; the quaility of water resources and drinking water; water preparation; risks in supplying drinking water
  • Wastewater discharge and treatment – municipal wastewater, rainwater, industrial wastewater
  • Other topics related to water protection

The abstract should contain:

  • title of the paper in Slovenian and English,
  • name, surname, title and organization of the author(s), email and contact number of the main author,
  • keywords,
  • a brief summary of the paper of up to 1,500 characters without spaces.

Please send the abstracts to the following email: by 3 May 2021.

The applicants will be informed about the selection by 4 June 2021. The chosen authors will receive detailed instructions on how to prepare the final version of their paper and for its presentation at the Symposium. The final date for the submission of the paper to be published in the Symposium Proceedings is 2 August 2021.

2021 Water Days Symposium will be a great opportunity to bring together experts and industries involved in water and water protection. Join us and help co-create sustainable solutions.


Ljubljana, 10 March 2021

2021 Water Days Programme Committee