IDA 2017 World Congress on Water Reuse and Desalination

The Sheraton World Trade Center (WTC) in São Paulo, Brazil  has been selected as the site of the IDA 2017 World Congress, to be held October 15-20.

A vibrant São Paulo is among the world’s most populous cities and is Brazil’s financial center populated with an abundance of cultural institutions and a rich architectural tradition.

São Paulo is both the name of a state, as well as, a city.  Those born in the city of São Paulo are called “Paulistanos.”  Those born in the state of São Paulo but, not in its capital, are called “Paulistas.”

The Sheraton WTC Hotel offers an array of amenities and is conveniently located in the heart of the city.  Adjacent to the hotel is the WTC Events Center which holds five floors of meeting and exhibition space. Together, the hotel and the WTC Events Center form one of the most comprehensive Latin American complexes for accommodations and gatherings.

Detailed information the Technical Program, Exhibition and activities of this premier event will be available soon.   Please check back with us on a regular basis for updated information.  To contact IDA with questions regarding the 2017 World Congress, please email us at