The topics of the Pipe and Sewer Conference are part of the Pipeline Technology Conference (ptc) in Berlin. For more information on the upcoming ptc please visit

Interested speakers are invited to submit an abstract (max. 300 words) describing the main ideas of their paper together with the presenter’s CV (max. 200 words) and a presenter's photo (jpg file). Abstracts should not focus on company presentation but on technical/managerial classifications, R&D, new technologies or recent case studies. Joint presentations between network operators and technology providers are welcome. All abstracts will be reviewed in the advisory committee.

Each speaker gets a presentation time of 20 minutes. The presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings and distributed to the conference attendees. All abstracts and papers will also be published in the our abstract database.

All speakers are requested to register as normal delegate (confirmed speakers from network operators attend free-of-charge).

Technical papers of authors who do not attend the conference to present their papers may not be included in the online database and future conferences.

Conference language: English.

Our Deadlines

  • Deadline for Abstract Submission: 30 September 2017
  • Notification of abstract acceptance: 15 November 2017
  • Final conference paper due: 15 January 2018

Our Topics

Network Planning


Trenchless Installation



Valves and Fittings

Pumping and Compressor Stations

Inspection and Leak Detection




Measurement and Control

Smart Grids

Smart Metering

Asset Management

Additional: Scientific Advances Poster Session

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