IWA Biofilms Virtual Conference – Emerging Trends and Developments in Biofilm Processes

Local Organizer: University of Notre Dame
Community Organizer:

This conference will bring together leading researcher, practitioners, industry, and utilities to present the latest trends and research on biofilm processes in the water sector. Each session will consist of keynote presentations, short targeted presentations, and panel discussions.


  • Biofilms in the drinking water environment
  • Membrane biofouling
  • Aerobic granular sludge
  • Membrane-aerated biofilm reactors
  • Biofilm microbial ecology
  • Nutrient removal
  • Biological aerated filter/submerged
  • Multidomain biofilms
  • Bioelectrochemical biofilms/biocorrosion
  • Biofilm modeling
  • Biofilm control and removal
  • Biofilms for resource recovery
  • Anaerobic biofilm reactors
  • Emerging biofilm reactors

Programme Committee

Name Affiliation Country
Robert Nerenberg
University of Notre Dame United States Of America
Josh Boltz
Arizona State University United States Of America