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IUVA Symposium on UV Light and Ozone-Based Technologies for Water Treatment and Reuse

18 - 19 November 2019

The UV and ozone technologies have gained increasing interest in water treatment and reuse in various countries around the world. However, the market of UV and ozone applications in developing countries, for example, Southeast Asian are still limited. The purposes of this symposium are to provide a basic understanding of UV and ozone applications, considerations, and case studies in water treatment and reuse, to introduce state-of-the-art UV and ozone technologies, and to build a helpful and well-connected professional network between researchers and industrial sector. The possible UV applications in industries will be introduced and discussed.


  • To examine the potential UV and ozone applications in Southeast Asian countries
  • To construct a network between academic, industrial, and government in UV and ozone technology related fields for water treatment in Southeast Asian countries

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Call for Abstracts

Submission Deadline: October 11, 2019

IUVA welcomes abstracts for poster presentations.

Abstracts should be submitted to secretariat email at iuva2019bkk@gmail.com by October 11, 2019.  

Please follow the format below:

  • Abstracts must be written in English
  • Abstracts MUST NOT exceed 300 words and should include title, authors, affiliation of the authors, and mail of the corresponding author One figure or table may be included.
  • The Title should be written in capital letters; followed by Author(s) name(s) and affiliation. The name of the main author must be underlined.
  • Font:  Times New Roman, size 11
  • The abstract must be within 1 page in A4 size as max.


Monday, November 18

  • Registration 08:00 - 09:00 AM

  • Opening Ceremony09:00 - 09:20 AM

  • Keynote Speaker09:20 - 10:05 AM
    Prof. Dr. Thammarat Koottathep (Asian Institute of Technology)
    UV applications for sanitation system

  • Coffee Break Poster Session10:05 - 10:30 AM

  • Keynote Speaker10:30- 11:15 AM
    Prof. Dr. Hu Jiangyong (National University of Singapore)
    Industrial wastewater treatment/reuse using ozone based AOP process

  • Keynote Speaker11:15 - 12:00 PM
    Dr. Surachai Jodpimai (Innovation Ideas Co. Ltd.)
    Ozone applications in Thailand

  • Lunch12:00 - 13:00 PM

  • Keynote Speaker13:00 - 13:45 PM
    Dr. Leo J Schowalter (Crystal IS, Inc)
    Development of short wavelength UVC LEDs for water disinfection

  • Keynote Speaker13:45 - 14:30 PM
    Prof. Dr. Kumiko Oguma (The University of Tokyo)
    UV Disinfection: It's Achievements and Forefronts

  • Coffee Break Poster Session14:30 - 15:00 PM

  • Keynote Speaker15:00 - 15:30 PM
    Dr. Jatuwat Sangsanont (Chulalongkorn University) and Dr. Surpong Rattanskul (King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi)
    UV applications in Thailand

  • Business forum15:30 - 16:00 PM

  • Discussion Session16:00 - 16:45 PM
    Trends and potential of UV and ozone application in Southeast Asia countries

  • Closing Remarks16:45 - 16:50 PM

  • Networking dinner18:00 - 20:00 PM

Tuesday, November 19

  • Technical Tour8:45 - 16:00 PM
    The technical tour will be at Bang Khen water supply treatment plant, Bang Sue wastewater treatment and reuse facilities in Bangkok


The event will be held at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand. Chaloem Rajakumari 60 Building, Phayathai Rd, Phatumwan Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330

Hotel accommodations can be made at:

  • Pathumwan Princess Hotel: 3500 baht/night/room (twin room) - a 5 minute walk to conference venue
  • Holiday Inn Express Bangkok Siam: 2400 baht/night/room (twin room) - a 10 minute walk to the conference venue

Please download and complete this room registration form and email this form to: iuva2019bkk@gmail.com

IUVA Symposium Booking Form

Sponsorship Opportunities

This symposium will feature invited international speakers, poster session, industrial panel and a number of networking breaks which will be featured in our exhibit area.   As part of this symposium, we are offering table top exhibitions at the event for companies to showcase their products and services.   

IUVA Pavilion Exhibit Rates:  500 USD

With your booth-space you receive the following:

  • 0.8 x 1.8 meters exhibit space with one table and two chairs
  • Two full workshop registrations
  • Presentation on screen at business forum 
  • Attendee list including full contact details.
  • Listing company name and logo on the website

To secure your exhibit space, please fill out an exhibitor contract and email it to inva2019bkk@gmail.com.  If you have any questions or inquiries, please contact symposium secretariat at iuva2019bkk@gmail.com.


Registration fees are as follows:

By 08 October 2019

After 08 October 2019

Students and IUVA Young professionals1

1,500 bath (50 USD)

1,500 bath (50 USD)

Local participants2

1,500 baht (50 USD)

1,800 baht (60 USD)

Foreign participants

3,000 baht (100 USD)

3,300 baht (110 USD)

1.  Young professional details available here

2. Those based in Thailand

Workshop dinner is exclusive of the registration fee.  The fee will be 17 USD.     

The fee for the technical tour held on 19 November 2019 is 17 USD

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If you encounter any problems with the registration process, please call 301-253-3700 ext 375 or email accounting@iuva.org

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