We have been watching the situation regarding the COVID -19 virus and travel concerns.
After much deliberation, we have decided that the appropriate course of action is to cancel the conference this year. While much is unknown, our opinion is that it is best not to bring together people from many different places at this time.
This was a difficult decision. It is the first time in 35 years that it has been necessary to cancel ICSW.
This is of course very disappointing. But we feel it is the correct choice under the circumstances. We are looking ahead to 2021, with the tentative dates on March 14-17.
Thank you for your understanding of the situation.
The 35th International Conference on
Solid Waste Technology and Management
Annapolis (Washington, D.C. area) U.S.A.
March 22-25, 2020
Please join us in Annapolis – one of the most beautiful tourist cities in America. Located on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay, 50 km from Washington DC, Annapolis is an easily walked city of wonderful restaurants, unique shopping and much history.
With architecture from 350 years ago to the present, Annapolis includes more buildings from the 1700s (when it was the capital of the United States for a short time) than any other city in the USA. Known as America’s Sailing Capital, Annapolis also includes the campus of the US Naval Academy and the Capital of the State of Maryland.
The closest airport to Annapolis is Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI).
ICSW 2020 will be held at The Westin Annapolis hotel (https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bwiwa-the-westin-annapolis/). ICSW participants will receive the discounted rate of USD 165 per night plus 13% tax.
To receive the conference rate, please make your reservations through the conference reservation page: https://www.marriott.com/events/start.mi?id=1567794462543&key=GRP
If you are unable to make reservations online, the hotel may be contacted by telephone at 1-888-627-8994 (USA) or +410-972 4300 (outside of USA) or fax +410 295 7420. Mention ICSW 2020 to receive the conference rate.