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IWMA Award 2018 will go to best Master Thesis

Created on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 and posted in Event News
IWMA Award 2018 will go to best Master Thesis
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IWMA Award 2018 will go to best Master Thesis: In 2018, the International Water Mist Association (IWMA) will honour the author of the best master thesis on water mist fire protection. The deadline to hand in submissions is 30th April. The IWMA Scientific Council will evaluate all entries and will announce the winner on 30th June. IWMA have published the rules for taking part on their webpage.

The prize includes an invitation to the 18th International Water Mist Conference, which in 2018 will take place in London, UK, on 19th and 20th September. The winner will have the opportunity to present her or his master thesis. IWMA will cover travel and accommodation expenses. The winner will receive a prize money of 1,000 € and a one year free IWMA membership.

IWMA will offer this reward for the third time. Previous winners were Daniel A. Martin in 2016 for his master thesis and James P. White in 2017 for his Ph.D. thesis.

The 18th International Water Mist Conference IWMC will take place in London, UK, on 19th and 20th September 2018 at the Grange City Hotel.

Earlier today, the call for papers was released. Abstract deadline is 16th April. The speakers will be notified by 15th May about acceptance. The final versions of the presentations will be due on 15th August.

To standardize the abstracts and to make sure that all necessary details are included those wishing to submit a paper are kindly asked to use the specially developed template.
Also: From today onwards, sponsors can book table tops for the exhibition which will run alongside the conference.

Bettina McDowell, IWMA General Manager, says: “The Call for Papers, the abstract template as well as the sponsorship application forms can all be downloaded from the IWMA webpage or obtained from the IWMA head office in Hamburg”.

For more information visit on the 18th International Water Mist Conference visit

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