About IconSWM-CE Conference


  • Waste: Solid, Liquid, E-waste, Medical, Agriculture, Plastics, Construction and Demolition
  • Policies and Regulations: EPR, 3Rs, Right to Repair, Greenwashing, Socio-Economic Impacts
  • Business: Financing, Entrepreneurship, Brand, Business Models, feasibility Studies, Logistics & Supply Chain
  • Technology: Innovations, AI & ML Applications, Remote Sensing
  • Engineering: Co-processing, Energy Efficiency, Waste to Energy, Material & Energy recovery, Value Added Products, Recycling, Treatment
  • Social: Gender, Social Entrepreneurship
  • Industry: Practices and Innovations, Case Studies

Best Paper Award:

Best Paper Award will be evaluated based on submitted abstract and paper presentation.

Conference Tracks:

Keynote addresses, Paper Presentations, Panel Discussions, School Science Congress,and presentations from the industry, government bodies, NGOs, social entrepreneurs, etc.

Who Should Participate:

Educational institutions, industries, government departments, faculties, researchers, industry officers, waste management stakeholders, recycling companies, funding agencies, trainers, technology providers, environmental personnel, regulators, NGOs, waste management associations.


Chief Patron:

Shri Samir Somaiya, Chancellor, Somaiya Vidyavihar University


Prof. V. N. Rajasekharan Pillai, Vice Chancellor, Somaiya Vidyavihar University

Prof. Raghunath K. Shevgaonkar, Provost, Somaiya Vidyavihar


Prof. Raman Ramachandran, Director, K J Somaiya Institute of Management, and Dean, FMS - Somaiya Vidyavihar University

Prof. Sadhan Kumar Ghosh, Founder & President, International Society of Waste Management, Air and Water (ISWMAW)


Prof. Lakshmikanth Hari, K J Somaiya Institute of Management, Somaiya Vidyavihar University


Prof. Parvathi JR, K J Somaiya Institute of Research and Consultancy, Somaiya Vidyavihar University

Prof. Satyendra Upadhyay, K J Somaiya Institute of Management, Somaiya Vidyavihar University