Waste Vision 2100

IWWG proudly presents the second call for the IWWG-award ‘Waste Vision 2100’.

New job vacancy (April 2021)

Waste Processing Technology and Waste Management at the Montanuniversitaet Leoben (Austria) offers a senior scientist position.

CRETE 2021

7th International Conference on Industrial and Hazardous Waste Management

July 27-30, 2021. Chania, Crete, Greece Website


18th International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium, 11 - 15 October 2021, Santa Margherita di Pula, Cagliari, Italy. Website

IWWG Russia and NIS Regional Branch: International Scientific Conference 2021

The IWWG Regional Branch for Russia and NIS is co-organizing the V International Scientific Conference "From Waste Management to Resource Recovery" to be held 2-3 Dec. 2021 in Perm, Russia.

ICLRS 2022

11th Intercontinental Landfill Research Symposium

June 2022, Wilmington, NC, USA.Website

Sherien Elagroudy

Associate Professor


Dr. Elagroudy is an Associate Professor of Environmental Engineering as well as the director and founder of Egypt Solid Waste Management Center of Excellence at Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt. She has won the National Graduate Student Paper Award for her Ph.D. conducted at Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada, from Canadian Geotechnical Society. She has been selected as the L’Oreal UNESCO Arab Fellow for 2013. She is also a member of the Global Young Academy as well as a steering committee member to establish Egypt Young Academy of Science.

She has published several journal papers and book chapters and serves as a reviewer for several key journals. She is currently engaged in several research grants in the field of solid waste management and waste to energy. For 14 years, she has coupled research experience with industrial work with National and International counterparts. She serves as a solid waste expert at Chemonics Egypt Consultants and has been involved in several projects in solid waste and hazardous waste management, water and wastewater networks, and treatment plants.

Contact information

Sherien Elagroudy, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Environmental Engineering Director, Egypt Solid Waste Management Center of Excellence

Ain Shams University 1 Elsarayat St., Abassia, 11517 Cairo, Egypt

Tel: +20100-607-0032

E-mail: s.ealgroudy@eng.asu.edu.eg