Date: 24-26 February 2014

Venue: Muscat, Oman

Co-organizers: Ministry of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources- Oman, RCUWM–Tehran

Participating Countries/Organizations: Australia, Canada, Egypt, France, Germany, Iran, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Pakistan, Syria, Tunisia, and Turkey

Number of Participants: Around 100

Number of Female Participants: 20 (20%)


  • Presenting outcomes of new relevant research activities
  • Sea water desalination for urban water supply
  • Use of unconventional water in artificial aquifer recharge
  • Economic analysis of wastewater reuse
  • New methods and technologies in unconventional water use
  • Water Harvesting Technologies