The 5th waste technologies symposium and exhibition (IWES) 2013 is a two-weekday event whereas companies have the chance to present papers, promote themselves and their technologies. It constitutes a professional platform whereby you may find the academic and public-private sphere together. The Ministry of environment and urban planning will hold sessions dealing with waste management topics and related-issues. The Union of Turkish world municipalities and Union of municipalities of Turkey are expected to attend the event. It represents a successful network of information and expertise´s exchange, as well as the right “locus” for investors’ partnership opportunities. VIP visitors consisting of top level executives from both public and private sectors are going to participate.