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German Experts Association
for Environmental Technology and Infrastructure

Deutscher Expertenrat für Umwelttechnologie und Infrasturktur (dex)

We welcome you and invite you to look at our website to receive information on the dex members and past and planned activities of the dex.

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dex summer school 2019


dex summer school started in 2009 and was successfully continued since then with more than 200 young water professionals from more than 15 different countries. In 2019 the dex summer school will be held in Rottenbach/Austria at the premises of dex member VTA. The 2019 program follows the strategy of maintaining basic lectures enriched with new topic of interest. All teachers are internationally well recognised academics from Austria and Germany with long term scientific and practical experience in the field of their lectures and beyond. This years course will cover experiences and practical aspects for the design and operation of sewer systems and wastewater treatment plants, laboratory work on determining sludge parameters and microscopy, sludge treatment and disposal, anaerobic treatment and membrane technology as well as dynamic simulation and energy management of waste water treatment plants.

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dex experts at the 8th VTA Kitzbüheler Wassersymposium

For the 8th time the 'Kitzbüheler Wassersymposium' was held from the 15th to 16th of November in Tirol/Austria. The advanced training course on wastewater management is organised yearly by the VTA group, supporting member of the DEX, and the Kitzbüheler municipality to present the latest advances in the wastewater sector. As in previous years, numerous dex professors were participating in the event.

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