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Nowadays cities are a cancer that spreads out of control wherever they settle.

Nowadays cities are a cancer that spreads out of control wherever they settle.

Fernando Follos, Jacobo Moreno. If one of the essential premises of a Smart City is to meet the needs and expectations of its citizens, it is essential that the city guarantees availability of resources and a development environment compatible with the best quality of life for its

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Bilbao, an international reference of urban regeneration

Bilbao, an international reference of urban regeneration

José María Menéndez Bilbao is the main city of the Basque Country, and is currently an important tourist and congress destination, such as for the ISWA 2019 World Congress, which will take place in the Euskalduna Palace between October 7th and 9th, 2019. But it has not

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Book your accommodation in Bilbao now!

Book your accommodation in Bilbao now!

The Organization has negotiated special rates with different hotels in Bilbao for ISWA 2019 attendees. However, it will be middle season in the city, so we do recommend booking your accommodation now, in order to assure the availability. Bookings will be done directly with the hotels. See the

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What happens after our waste is collected?

What happens after our waste is collected?

José María Menéndez For many citizens, the problem of waste ends as soon as their waste is collected from their homes. What the public does not know is that in Spain above 50% of the waste is dumped in a landfill, a figure very far away from

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Papers submission deadline extended

Papers submission deadline extended

In response to the numerous requests received, the Organizing Committee of ISWA 2019 has decided to extend the deadline to submit papers for the Congress, the industry’s leading solid waste management event, which is expected to attract over 1,200 delegates from across the globe. The new deadline to submit the proposals

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