Committees

Organizing Committee

Rafael Apraiz

Rafael Apraiz
Chairman, Organising Committee for ISWA World Congress 2019 Bilbao

José Luis Juaristi

José Luis Juaristi
ATEGRUS Secretary

José María Menéndez

José María Menéndez
ATEGRUS Board Member

Jacobo Moreno

Jacobo Moreno
Chairman, International Scientific & Technical Committee for  ISWA World Congress 2019 Bilbao

Toni Orrego

Toni Orrego
Vice-President Spanish Association of WtE plants
Development UTE TEM MBT+WtE Plant of the Maresme Consortium
Business Development Valoriza Environmental Services (SACYR)

International Scientific & Technical Committee

Ainhoa Alonso

Ainhoa Alonso
PhD, Energy & Environment – Principal Investigator. DeustoTech – University of Deusto

Kristina Apiñaniz

Kristina Apiñaniz
Aclima General Director. Aclima-Basque Country’s Environmental Industries Cluster.

Björn Appelqvist

Björn Appelqvist
Head of Department, Waste & Resource Management at Ramboll. Chair of the ISWA Scientific and Technical Committee

Ljupka Arsova

Ljupka Arsova
Senior Environmental Engineer at Eastern Research Group, ERG

Alexei Atudorei

Alexei Atudorei
Ph.D, ISWA Board Member, RDN Representative

Andreas Bartl

Andreas Bartl
Researcher at TU Wien, expert in fiber recycling. Vice-chair of ISWA Working Group on Recycling and Waste Minimisation

David Biderman

David Biderman
Executive Director/CEO at Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), the U.S. and Canadian National Member of ISWA

Hipólito Bilbao

Hipólito Bilbao
Head of Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control Unit at Basque Government

Fernando Calvo

Fernando Calvo
Member of the Investigation Group on Emerging Technologies for the Circular Economy- University of Granada

Gunilla Carlsson

Gunilla Carlsson
Communications Director SYSAV, South Scania Waste Company

Nely Carreras

Nely Carreras
Responsible of the Waste and Biogas Group at the Environment Department of CIEMAT, Co-Director of Master’s Degree in Waste Management and Treatment at the UAM and Institutional Coordinator of the Waste Group of Environment and Climate Change Network of CEDDET.

Gary Crawford

Gary Crawford
Vice President – International Affairs at Veolia. ISWA Organisation Member Representative & Chair of Working Group Climate Change and Waste Management ISWA

Tom De Bruyckere

Tom De Bruyckere
Communications advisor and Chair of the ISWA Working Group on Communications & Social Issues.

José María Fernández

José María Fernández
Manager of PROMA, Proyectos de Ingeniería Ambiental, S.L. (Spin-off of the University of Granada)

Fernando Follos

Fernando Follos
Industrial Environment Advisor in Troposfera

Cristina García

Cristina García, M.Sc
Researcher at the Department of Processing and Recycling, RWTH Aachen University

Jane Gilbert

Jane Gilbert
Vice-Chair of the ISWA Working Group on Biological Treatment of Waste, and Consultant, Carbon Clarity

Beatrice Giordani

Beatrice Giordani
International Relations Manager at Newster. Vice Chair of ISWA Working Group on Healthcare Waste.

Alejandro González

Alejandro González
Senior Environmental & Social Sustainability International Funding Consultant. (South West Asia. Bangkok)

Derek Grady

Derek Greedy
National Member Representative ISWA Board

Mario Grosso

Mario Grosso
Associate Professor, Politecnico di Milano. Associate Editor, Waste Management & Research Journal.

Jørgen Haukohl

Jørgen Haukohl
Project Director in Ramboll

Philip Heyden

Philip Heyden
Honorary Vice-Mayor Antwerp & ISWA’s Ambassador for Mayors and Municipalities

MD Sahadat Hossain

MD Sahadat Hossain
Ph.D., P.E. Director, Solid Waste Institute for Sustainability (SWIS).Professor, The University of Texas at Arlington.

Nicolas Humez

Nicolas Humez
Director of Public Affairs at SARP Industries

James Law

James Law
SCS Engineers. ISWA Board Member & Chair of Working Group on Landfill

Fernando Leite

Fernando Leite
Vice President of APESB, Associação Portuguesa de Engenharia Sanitária e Ambiental and CEO of LIPOR.

Bernd Leowald

Bernd Leowald
Head of the Department Town Center at Stadtreinigung Hamburg. Chair of the ISWA Working Group on Collection and Transportation Technology

Luis Marinheiro

Luis Marinheiro
Vice-Chair of the Scientific and Technical Committee at ISWA International Solid Waste Association

Claire Papadi

Claire Papadi
Hazardous Waste Management Consultant. Vice Chair of ISWA Working Group on Hazardous Waste

Ivan Pedreira

Ivan Pedreira
Director of Environmental Administration of the Department for the Environment, Territorial Policy and Housing of the Basque Country Government

Joachim Quodem

Joachim Quoden
Managing Director, EXPRA – Extended Producer Responsibility Alliance. Chair of the Governance and Legal Issues ISWA WG. Member of the Scientific and Technical Committee.

Marco Rizzi

Marco Ricci
Chair of the ISWA WG on Biological Treatment of Waste. Italian Composting and Biogas Association.

José Luis Rodríguez Frutos

José Luis Rodríguez
Professor of environmental Thechnologies.Chemical and Environment engineering Department.Basque Country University UPV/EHU

René M.Rosendal

René M.Rosendal
Partner at Danish Waste Solutions ApS. Vice Chair of ISWA Working Group on Landfill

Mario Russo

Mario Russo
Coordinator Professor. School of Technology and Management. Polytechnic Institute of Viana do Castelo (Portugal)

Hakan Rylander

Hakan Rylander
President of ISWA 1996-98

Carles Salesa

Carles Salesa
Director of the Maresme Municipal Waste Treatment Consortium. Director of the Catalan Waste-to-Energy Association & Assessor of the Catalonia Municipalities Federation.

Atilio Savino

Atilio Savino
Vice President of Asociación para el Estudio de los Residuos Sólidos (ARS), ISWA National Member in Argentina. Chief Editor and author of the Waste Management Outlook in Latin America and the Caribbean – UNEP.

Anne Scheinberg

Dr. Anne Scheinberg
Global Recycling and Benchmarking Specialist at Springloop Cooperatie U.A.

Carlos Silva

Carlos Silva
ISWA Vice President and CEO of ISWA’s National Member in Brazil, ABRELPE

Johnny Stuen

Johnny Stuen
Technical director, Waste-to-energy Agency, City of Oslo

Pilar Vázquez

Pilar Vázquez
President of ANEPMA, and Managing Director of Municipal Company of Urban Environment Services of Gijón (EMULSA)

Costas Velis

Costas Velis
BSc MSc DIC PhD MInstP MCIWM. Lecturer at Resource Efficiency Systems at University of Leeds. Programme Leader, Civil & Environmental Engineering (Undergraduate)

Mariagiovanna Vetere

Mariagiovanna Vetere
Global Public Affairs Manager, NatureWorks

Goran Vujic

Prof. Dr. Goran Vujic
University of Novi Sad, Serbia

Anne Woolridge

Anne Woolridge
PhD, MSc, BSc (Hons), FCIWM, DGSA, FHEA. Chief Operating Officer at Independent Safety Services Ltd. Chair of ISWA Working Group on Healthcare Waste

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