The next IRCSA conference will be held in July 2013 in Beijing, China.

More information will be posted here as it becomes available

16TH IRCS Conference & International Symposium on Rainwater Utilization, July 1-July 4, 2013, Beijing/Nanjing, China

To our friends,

The 16th IRCS Conference Organizing Committee cordially invites you to attend 16th IRCS Conference & International Symposium on Rainwater Utilization. Sponsored by the International Rainwater Catchment Systems Association (IRCSA), Southeast University and Beijing Tidelion S&I Rainwater Harvesting Technology Co., Ltd., this event is scheduled for July 1, 2013, at the Olympics Center in Beijing and July 2-4, 2013, at Southeast University in Nanjing. Technical sessions will highlight researches and innovative technologies that address Rainwater Harvesting, Rainwater Treatment, Rainwater Utilization, Flooding-Climate Change and other associated topics. We look forward to your participation in this event!

Also, we would like to invite you to submit your abstracts no later than April 30, 2013 , and full manuscript (no more than 6000 words) before May 31, 2013 to allow ample time for readying the Proceedings for distribution at the Conference. Please submit your abstract and manuscript to and make sure your email address is included. The submitted full manuscript will be passed to the editors of Journal of Southeast University (ISSN 1003-7985) for further review.

Your presence in the Conference is critical to that success. We anticipate that together we will produce a technically strong program to improve rainwater utilization. Please contact us via, or call the Conference contact line at 86-25-83790757, if you have any questions.

The online registration link, detailed conference schedule, accommodation and transportation information will be notified by email.

Sincerely yours,

Dr. Da-Fang Fu
Chairman, Organizing Committee
16th IRCS Conference & International Symposium on Rainwater Utilization
Prof. of Civil Engineering and Associate Dean
School of Civil Engineering
Southeast University
Nanjing, 210096, China