The 2019 edition will be hosted in Venice, Italy.

Italy has a central and strategic position in the Euro-Mediterranean area and Venice – the charming city built on water which turned the water into its core economic and cultural pillar – is the perfect location to host the IWA Conference.

Venue: San Servolo Island 30170 Venice, Italy – A fascinating and original environment just a few minutes by water bus from Piazza San Marco.


The Island of San Servolo hosts a large architectural complex and a lovely park. The island was a monastic seat for a thousand years, then it housed psychiatric patients until the hospital’s closing following the psychiatric reform of 1978. (…)

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