Water Loss 2018

Local Organizer: WRP Pty LTD, Elster/Kent, Technolog, GLS, EOH, City of Cape Town
Community Organizer: Water Loss
  • Water Losses
  • NRW Reduction

The IWA Water Loss Specialist Group, together with City Of Cape Town, will host the biennial Water Loss Conference and Exhibit from 7 to 9 May 2018 at the Century City Conference Centre and Hotel in Cape Town, South Africa.

The Water Loss Conference and Exhibition 2018 will be one of the world’s largest water loss conferences and is expected to attract over 500 participants from more than 50 countries.

Many of the world’s leading experts in the field of Non Revenue Water Management will be present and will discuss the latest developments, strategies, techniques and applications of international best practices as well as successful case studies. In addition they will present a 1-day pre-conference workshop on 6 May 2018 to provide an introduction to the issue of Non Revenue Water Management and an overview of the latest IWA Methodology for reducing water losses from Municipal water supply systems.

Sponsorship opportunities are now available to all service providers who have an interest in water loss reduction. The opportunity to showcase your products and services to the largest group of water loss specialists is not to be missed!


  • NRW Reduction in Municipal Water Supply Systems
  • NRW Reduction in Municipal Water Supply Systems
  • Using PPPs to Address Water Losses
  • Performance Indicators for Benchmarking Water Losses
  • Education and Awareness for Water Loss Reduction
  • Pressure Management
  • IWA Water Balance and other Tools to Address NRW

Programme Committee

Name Affiliation Country
Roland Liemberger (Chair)
IWA WLSG Austria
Ken Brothers
IWA, WLSG Canada
Bambos Charalambous
IWA, WLSG Cyprus
Malcolm Farley
IWA WLSG United Kingdom
Stuart Hamilton
IWA WLSG United Kingdom
Jurica Kovac
IWA WLSG: Secretary United Kingdom
Mbali Matiwane
Ekurhuleni Metro South Africa
Tim Waldron
IWA WLSG Australia