October 13, 2017

Call for Reviewers

Preparations for the technical programme for the IWA World Water Congress in Tokyo 2018 are now underway. More than 1500 authors submitted their work to the congress! On behalf of the IWA Programme Committee, we kindly request your time and expertise by agreeing to review some of the outline papers submitted. It should take only a few minutes per outline paper.

We would like to invite you to review these outline papers intended for either platform or poster presentations at the Congress. Such papers consist of a maximum of two A4 pages of text plus up to two A4 pages of supporting figures, tables and references.

All reviewers will be acknowledged and have their name listed in the final materials distributed to all delegates attending the Congress. We can also, by request, provide you with a certificate confirming that you have been a reviewer for the Congress.

Please feel free to circulate this invitation to any of your colleagues who you believe would be potential reviewers.

Interested in becoming a reviewer?

IWA conferences make use of a web-based system, called Abstractlogic for online peer review. If you are interested in becoming a reviewer,

  1. Create your profile here
  2. Please enter information as requested through the registration process
  3. Upon successful registration, you will be sent a confirmation e-mail your details and your credentials
  4. In order to log in and edit your profile please click here.
  5. An email that will allow you to start reviewing will be sent few by the end of October to all successfullyregistered reviewers through the system. Please check also your spam folder.

For any further information do not hesitate to contact the Congress Secretariat at


On behalf of the Programme Committee, the Congress Secretariat