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Programme of the Conference

Book of abstract is found here: Dry Toilet 2018 – Book of Abstracts (pdf)

Full programme is found here in a pdf form: Programme (pdf)

Wednesday 22.8.
Pre-conference

Wednesday 22.8.
Finnish Day

The Pre-conference workshop has been verified. One of the main themes is Menstrual Health Management. Executive Director of WSSCC Rolf Luyendijk will be here. Pre-registration and registration to the conference at the conference site is needed to attend. More information here: Pre-conference The theme of the Seminar is Dry Circles. This programme is only in Finnish language. See more information here.

Wednesday 22.8.
Afternoon programme for both Pre-Conference and Finnish Day

9.00 – 17.00 Exhibition, Kuivaamo
8.00 -> Registration for DT2018, Kuivaamo
15.00 - 16.00 DT2018 Opening plenary, Kuivaamo
Ruusa Gawaza, Chairperson of Global Dry Toilet Association of Finland
Pasi Pöysäri, KEO-90 Deputy Director, Ministry for Foreign Affairs in Finland
Reijo Väliharju, City of Tampere
16.00 - 16.30 Coffee, Kuivaamo
16.30 -> Hiedanranta then, now and tomorrow -walking tour by Reijo Väliharju

Algal Culture Tour, tour by Pritha Chatterjee

18.00 - 20.00 Get-togetherKuivaamo

Thursday 23.8.

8.00 - 17.00 Registration & Info desk open, Kuivaamo
8.15 – 8.45 Coffee, Kuivaamo
8.45 – 10.45 Morning parallel workshop sessions

Session 1

Kuivaamo

Capacity 150 people

Session 2

Wilhelm, Lielahti Manor

Capacity 60 people

Session 3

Marie, Lielahti Manor

Capacity 40 people

Implemented practices of ecological sanitation

Chair: Gina Itchon

Research on the safe use of excreta and/or urine

Chair: Tuula Tuhkanen

Hi-and low-tech solutions in urban/rural environment

Chair: Dexter Lo

8.45

Alisa Keesey,
USA

Mariya E. Kelova,
Norway

Derek Lam,
Hong Kong

9.00

Jan Hitzegrad,
Germany

Ryusei Ito,
Japan

Xanthe Roux,
South Africa

9.15

Gaston Jean, Haiti

Srinivasamurthy C A,
India

Mooyoung Han,
Republic of Korea

9.30

Hidenori Harada,
Japan

Surendra K Pradhan,
Finland

Yoshiki Higuchi,
Japan

9.45

Oyungerel
Tsedevdamba,
Mongolia

M. Ganesapillai,
India

Uzra Sultana, India

10.00

Linus Dagerskog, Sweden

Discussion

Discussion

10.15-10.45

Discussion

Discussion

Discussion

11.00 – 12.00 Keynote 1: Ambassador Mr. Bruce J. Oreck, Kuivaamo
Confronting the reality overwhelming freshwater shortages in the century of massive urbanization
11.00 – 16.00
12.00 – 12.30
Exhibition
Dry Toilet Visit, 
Kuivaamo
12.00 – 13.15 Lunch, Kuivaamo
12.30 – 13.15 Poster session 1, Kuivaamo
Chair: Elijah Ngumba
13.15 – 15.30 Afternoon parallel workshop sessions

Session 4

Marie, Lielahti Manor

Capacity 40 people

 Session 5

Kuivaamo

Capacity 150 people

Session 6

Wilhelm, Lielahti Manor

Capacity 60 people

Community engagement

Chair: Maarit Särkilahti

Implemented practices of ecological sanitation

Chair: Sari Huuhtanen

Research on the safe use of excrete and/or urine

Chair: Gerryshom Munala

13.15

Linus Dagerskog, Sweden

Joseph Jenkins,
USA

Benjamin C. Wilde, Switzerland

13.30

Nyambe Sikopo,
Japan

Edith Godfroy,
France

S. Vishwanath,
India

13.45

Min Prasad Basnet,
Nepal

Ole Ersson,
USA

Fedde Jorritsma, Netherlands

14.00

K.Ushijima,
Japan

Natasha Dokovska,
Macedonia

Tuula Tuhkanen,
Finland

14.15

Namaste Lal
Bhoomi Shrestha,
Nepal

Claudia Wendland,
Germany

J.M. Raude,
Kenya

14.30

Discussion

 Srinivasamurthy,
India

Eeva-Liisa Viskari,
Finland

14.45-15.30

Discussion

Discussion

Discussion

15.30 - 16.00 Coffee + exhibition, Kuivaamo
16.00 - 17.00 Wrap up of the day – plenary, Key findings from workshops, Kuivaamo
Chair: Karoliina Tuukkanen
19.00 - 20.30 City reception at Tampere City Hall

Friday 24.8.

8.15 – 17.00 Registration & Info desk open, Kuivaamo
8.15 – 8.45 Coffee, Kuivaamo
8.45 – 10.45 Morning parallel workshop sessions

Session 7

Kuivaamo

Capacity 150 people

Session 8

Marie, Lielahti Manor

Capacity 40 people

Session 9

Wilhelm, Lielahti Manor

Capacity 60 people

Social and cultural aspects of sustainable sanitation and Hi- and low-tech solutions

Chair: Sari Huuhtanen

Research on the safe use of excreta and/or urine

Chair: Marja Palmroth

Other topics

Chair: Pekka Pietilä

 

8.45

Tamene Hailu,
Ethiopia

M. Ganesapillai,
India

Dexter Lo,
Philippines

9.00

Shyama Khanal,
Nepal

Prithvi Simhaa,
Sweden

Verster Bernelle,
South Africa

9.15

Sanna-Leena
Rautanen,
Finland

Shervin Hashemi,
Republic of Korea

Haruna Onodera,
Japan

9.30

Samuel Autran,
USA

Ryusei Ito,
Japan

Ben Aguilar,
Philippines

9.45

Bimal Tandukar,
Cambodia

Takato Matsuda,
Japan

Renata Coura,
Portugal

10.00

Jan Hennigs,
United Kingdom

Srinivasamurthy C A,
India

Pritha Chatterjee,
Finland

10.15-10.45

Discussion

Discussion

Discussion

10.00 – 14.00 Exhibition
11.00 – 12.00 Keynote 2: Dr. Miriam Otoo, Kuivaamo
IWMI on Sustainable Sanitation Business
Sustainable fecal sludge management: Need for business models
12:00 -
12:00 – 13.00
Dry Toilet Visit, Kuivaamo
Lunch,
 Kuivaamo
12.30 – 13.00 Poster session 2, Kuivaamo
Chair: Elijah Ngumba
13.00 – 14.00 Keynote 3: Dr. Kirsi-Maarit Lehto, Kuivaamo
Role of the Environment on Global Health
14.00 – 14.30 Coffee, Kuivaamo
14.30 – 16.00 Afternoon parallel workshop sessions

 Session 10

Kuivaamo

Capacity 150 people

 Session 11

Wilhelm, Lielahti Manor

Capacity 60 people

 Session 12

Marie, Lielahti Manor

Capacity 40 people

Ecosan meets
water-food-energy nexus/ cross-organisational cooperation and
co-creation

Chair: Taro Yamauchi

Sanitation and nutrient
recycling in business

Chair: Miriam Otoo

Promoting sustainable
sanitation and nutrient recycling among different stakeholders

Chair: Johanna Kallio

14.30

Itchon Gina S,
Philippines

Ayumi Matsuzaka, Germany

Rikka Allolea Casiño Laplap-Macariola, Philippines

14.45

Bipin Poudel,
Nepal

Erica Lloyd,
Haiti

Stella Neema,
Uganda

15.00

Hasti Rezaei,
Iran

Raini Kiukas,
Finland

Shikun Cheng,
China

15.15

Claudia Wendland, Germany

Discussion

Elijah Ngumba,
Finland

15.30-16.00

Discussion

Discussion

Discussion

16.15 – 17.00 Wrap up of the day, Key findings from workshops, Kuivaamo
Chair: Karoliina Tuukkanen
19.00 – 23.00 Conference dinner at Hatanpää Manor

Saturday 25.8.

Professional visit to ECO3, industrial-scale bio-, circular and water-economy pilot and demonstration facilities circular economy park and lunch in Frantsila. Sakari Ermala who is the CEO at Verte Ltd introduced the area for the visitors. The visit is not included in the conference price. More information about the visit can be found here.