The 4th International Conference on Solid Waste Management (ICON SWM) 2014 will be held in the city from January 28 to 30, 2014.

Commissioner and Director (Municipal Administration) B. Janardhan Reddy, who held a preliminary meeting with the coordinating departments on Wednesday, said the Municipal Administration and Urban Development Department would be conducting the conference at Acharya N.G. Ranga Agriculture University in association with Centre for Quality Management System, Jadhavpur University and International Society of Waste Management, Air & Water, Kolkata.

A core committee with Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy as chief patron and MA&UD Minister M. Maheedhar Reddy as patron had been constituted for the conference.

It will be held at the Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural varsity in late January