Waste Management Conference (WM Symposia)

18 Mar 2018 - 22 Mar 2018




The WM2018 conference will feature the development and application of robotics and sensing to overcome radioactive waste management challenges.

The annual Waste Management (WM) Conference, presented by WM Symposia (WMS), attracts thousands of registrants from around the world and is widely regarded as the premier international conference for the management of radioactive material and related topics. If you are an influencer in the industry, then WM Symposia is where you need to be.

This truly is a unique opportunity for the industry. Here are just a few reasons to attend:

  • The annual Waste Management Symposium is the world's largest and most prestigious conference on radioactive waste management & disposal, decommissioning, packaging & transportation, facility siting and site remediation.
  • You can network and connect with over 2,000 industry specialists and managers from more than 35 countries.
  • You can learn about trends and developments from the most senior industry managers.
  • You can be informed of the products and services of the world's leading companies in the exhibit hall, including a new program for product demonstration.
  • You can hear about technology development and project accomplishments at over 500 technical presentations and over 60 special panels.
  • In 2018, the featured theme is Nuclear and Industrial Robotics, Remote Systems and Emerging Technologies. Special paper, poster and panel sessions will address aspects of the use of robotics, sensing systems, remote systems and tools used in the nuclear industry, including needs, problem statements, research and development. In addition, a technical pavilion in the Show Floor will feature leading groups and companies supporting Nuclear and Industrial Robotics and sensing technologies in the market.
  • The environmental management effort at the US DOE complex will be fully presented. Many senior staff will be making presentations at special sessions. Several topics will focus on the US DOE site in Los Alamos, New Mexico.
  • There are many opportunities to network and interact with your colleagues.
  • Several procurement and contracting sessions will feature upcoming business opportunities that you can learn about.
  • You can further your professional credentials by attending Sunday training workshops.

Join us at WM2018, the 44th annual Waste Management Symposia, to participate in a forum for discussing and seeking safe and cost effective solutions to the management and disposition of radioactive wastes and the decommissioning of nuclear facilities. Don’t miss the opportunity to exchange ideas, technical information and solutions with 2,000 nuclear waste industry delegates from more than 35 countries.

This conference is attended by decision makers, project managers and procurement specialists representing the government and private organizations undertaking the global tasks of radioactive waste management, decommissioning and site remediation. Exhibit at WM2018 to ensure you get in front of industry leaders. Areas of interest include; remote/robotic handling, protective clothing, hazardous waste storage, transportation, diagnostic instrumentation, engineering design and construction, environmental laboratories, decontamination and decommission and environmental remediation.

Don’t miss the opportunity to engage with attendees as they participate in the activities taking place on the Show Floor:

  • Key panel discussions
  • Networking
  • Product Demonstrations
  • Business Discussions centered around work stations
  • Luncheon dessert functions
  • Charging stations
  • Student poster competition and reception
  • Evening Receptions with food and drink


Largest Exhibition in the Industry!

We look forward to helping you exhibit at the premier international conference for the management of radioactive material and related topics. Make plans now to be part of this global event. Make plans to be part of this global event, reservations for WM2018 are open!


Selly Soetarso
Registration Manager & Roy G. Post Foundation Administrator
E: Selly@wmarizona.org
P: +1 480.557.0263
F: +1 520.829.3550   
URL : http://www.wmsym.org/RegistrationContacts