Call for Abstracts

Behind the Podium!

2022 Biosolids Workshop

December 17, 2022

Columbus, OH

Deadline to submit: October 12, 2022

Have you been part of an interesting project concerning biosolids?

Do you have new information or technology to share about the latest developments in biosolids? Submit an abstract to speak at our upcoming Biosolids Workshop. We are especially looking for the following topics:

  • PFAS
  • Phosphorus Impacts
  • Renewable Energy and RIN Credits
  • Successful Energy Savings Strategies
  • Economic Incentives and Beneficial Reuse
  • Performance Contracting
  • Innovative Biosolids Applications
  • FOG and Co-digestion
  • Regulatory Updates
  • Water Treatment Residuals Handling and Disposal


Speaker and Presentation Protocol:

  • The best papers document actual case studies and projects as opposed to research or theory.

  • Papers shall not be used to engage in advertising or selling equipment or professional services.

  • Several criteria will be used to evaluate the abstracts, including originality, project status, technical merit, significance, and overall quality.

  • Manuscripts will be subject to revision or rejection if lacking in quality.

  • Accepted authors who do not submit a manuscript by the required deadline will be removed from the program

  • OWEA does not offer honorariums, or pay travel or lodging expenses.

  • Presenters are extended a $50 discount on workshop/conference registration fees at OWEA events. Please contact OWEA at 614.488.5800 or to register so we may apply your discount. Or request the speaker discount code from the workshop chair.

  • If you just plan to be onsite to give your presentation, OWEA does not require you to register.  We will not include you in any meal or facility counts.

  • If selected for giving a presentation, the speaker shall agree to present the final version to the Program Chair no later than the announced date.

  • Presentations will be converted to PDF's or PowerPoint Slide Shows and posted to at the conclusion of the event.