WATER & WASTEWATER ASIA July / August 2018 SHOW PREVIEW / 85 he s i x t h ed i t i on o f Cambodia’s International Water & Wastewater Production & Treatment Exhibition is all set to run from the 12 th to the 14 th of September 2018 at the Diamond Island Exhibition & Convention Centre in Phnom Penh. Co-located at the Expo is the Cambodian Water Management Seminar 2018. Themed “Sustainable Water &Wastewater Management”, the seminar will lead discussions about viable practices of sustainable water resource management, wastewater treatment and water quality. CAMWATER 2018 will feature more than 250 international brands and companies from 18 countries displaying top of the line technology, supplies, equipment and services a imi ng to mee t Cambod i a ’s increasing demand for quality water and wastewater treatment facilities. The expo will see a gathering of thousands of water industry professionals meeting and networking with major key decision makers and business owners. In line with Cambodia’s rapid urbanisation and industrialisation, Cambodia’s economy has been progressing strongly and is highly successful in attracting foreign direct investments. But as the country’s water consumption demand is expected to increase to 0.8 million cubic meters per day by 2025 and to one million cubic meters per day by 2030, it is crucial that the nation’s needs for quality water facilities, sewerage and sanitation practices besides the necessary infrastructures be met. Cambod i a recen t l y made major headway in the wastewater treatment industry with its first wastewater treatment plant in Dangkor, Phnom Penh. With $27 million in assistance from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), the plant’s construction will begin in 2019. CAMWATER 2018 is organised by AMB Tarsus Events Group, a leading tradeshow organiser in the region. The company focuses on industries such as water and energy, building and construction and others, covering shows in Myanmar, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Laos and the Philippines. WWA *Image to be credited to AMB Tarsus Events Group. Held from 12 th to the 14 th September, CAMWATER 2018 will feature more than 250 international brands and companies from 18 countries.