UN Environment-Tsinghua Students’ Forum

Call for Presentations

March 24, 2018, Beijing, China


Theme of the ForumGlobal Waste Management


Rationale to the Forum:

UN Environment-Tsinghua Students’ Forum is co-organized by the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) and Basel Convention Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific. This forum intends to provide a leading platform to discuss the issues related to waste management globally, which is expected to contribute to sustainable development goals and green future.

UN Environment is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system, and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment.

ICWMT is an important platform for specialists and officials to discuss scientific problems related to solid waste management, to exchange their experiences, and to seek innovative solutions. Initiated by Basel Convention Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific and approved by the Ministry of Environmental Protection of the People’s Republic of China, ICWMT has been held 12 times since its inception in 2005. In yearly basis, ICWMT attracts a great number of participants from the governmental units, top research institutes, prestigious universities and industrial enterprises within China and abroad.

This forum is an important session of the 13Th International Conference on Waste Management and Technology (ICWMT 13), which will be held in from 21st to 24th March 2018, in Beijing, China (, with the theme of “Overall Control of Environmental Risks”.

Note: Presentations are the first priority. It is also accepted the submission of Posters and/or Full Papers related to your presentation.

Call for Presentations

Welcome Presentations related to the following topics:

·         Sustainable Development

·         Environmental Management

·         Chemicals and waste

·         Spent Batteries / Waste Coatings

·         Marine Litter (Plastics)

·         Waste Paper / Plastic


Participants: Undergraduate / Graduate students whose major is Environment.


Language: English

Forum Date and Place: March 24th, 2018, Beijing, China


Forum Chair: Dr. Shunichi Honda, Programme Officer, UN Environment

Forum Form:

Oral Presentations: Oral presentation related to the forum topic, 20 minutes, including 5 minutes for Q and A.

Posters and/or Papers: Posters and/or Full Papers related to your presentation and posters will be showed during the poster display session.


The authors of the selected outstanding presentations will be awarded certificate by the members of the steering committee. If you prepare posters or submit full papers, the participants’ feedback on them will partially impact on the selection of the outstanding papers.

If you submit a paper, the papers will be complied into the “Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Conference on Waste Management and Technology”. The selected outstanding papers will be recommended to submit to related magazines, such as Frontiers of Environmental Science & Engineering (FESE). We look forward to your contributions.

Registration Form

For your registration, please fill out the blank Registration Form to confirm your attendance and return it no later than Mar. 10th, 2018 to Mengmeng Wang by email:






School and Grade










Attend the whole conference or only forum?


 Students Fees

If you attend the whole conference

21st to 24th March 2018

International Students

300 USD

Domestic Students (China)

1500 RMB

If you only attend the forum

March 24, 2018

International Students

100 USD

Domestic Students (China)

500 RMB

Bank Information


USD Account

Account title




Bank name

The Bank of China, Head Office

Bank address

No.1, FuxingmenNei Avenue, Beijing, PRC, 100818

Swift code


Telex number

22254 BCHO CN

Post script

ICWMT 13, UN Environment-Tsinghua Student’s Forum, School of Environment

Contacts (for this forum):

Ms. Mengmeng Wang

School of Environment, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China

Tel: 86-10-62794351; 86-10-62797163



Contacts (for the ICWMT, invitation letter & pay):

Ms. Nana Zhao

Basel Convention Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific, Tsinghua University, School of

Environment, Beijing 100084, China

Tel: 86-10-82686410/62794351; Fax: 86-10-82686451


Conference Website:

WeChat of Mengmeng Wang

Address: Basel Convention Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific, Tsinghua University, School of Environment, Room 805
Tel:86-10-82686410; 86-10-62794351; (working hours:9:00-18:00)
Fax:86-10-82686451/ 62772048
Conference Website: