Current Sponsors

THANK YOU to our Sponsors

The AIEN would like to acknowledge the generous support of our sponsors and partners.

Forum Partner

Sustainability Victoria delivers the Victorian Government’s initiatives on resource recovery. We work with industry, local government, communities, technology suppliers and the financial sector to progress waste-to-energy projects in the state that divert waste from landfill, improve environmental outcomes, and generate energy for Victorian business and households. The release of Victoria’s waste-to-energy discussion paper will inform Victoria’s policy on this critical sector in the years ahead. Combined with our grant support programs and a dedicated investment facilitation service for resource recovery, Victoria is committed to the successful development of a viable, long-term waste-to-energy sector that benefits all Victorians as we transition to a low-carbon economy. Contact us today at


Gold Sponsor


Downer EDI Limited (Downer) is a leading provider of services to customers in markets including: Transport Services; Rail; Mining; Utilities Services; Technology and Communications Services; and Engineering, Construction & Maintenance. We build strong relationships of trust with our customers, truly understanding and predicting their needs and bringing them world leading insights and solutions. Downer employs about 19,000 people across more than 200 sites and projects, mostly in Australia and New Zealand, but also in the Asia-Pacific region, South America and Southern Africa.


Welcome Function Sponsor

Achieve success by utilising STEINERT sorting & separation technologies to recover the valuable materials hidden in refuse.

Thanks to the application of a wide spectrum of methods, from traditional magnet separation to innovative sensor sorting technology, our solutions recover more value from your resources.


Technology Sponsor

SKALA Australasia

Skala is a service and equipment supplier specialising in bulk material handling and vibratory process systems to recycling, energy and industrial process industries. The company has rapidly gained a reputation for excellence in customer service, reliability and innovative solutions, primarily through the General Kinematics vibratory equipment it represents in Australia.


Coffee Cart Sponsor

Re.Group is an Australian company focused on providing high quality solutions for recycling and the recovery of resources from waste.

Our mission is to design, build, operate and optimise infrastructure that enables the maximum amount of waste to be diverted from landfill and optimised as a renewable resource.



Bronze Sponsors

MARTIN biopower Pty Ltd (Perth) is a 50/50 joint venture between Martin GmbH für Umwelt- und Energietechnik (Munich) and Australian partners.

The company brings world renowned technology to the Australian Waste to Energy sector.  The unique and effective MARTIN reverse-acting Vario grate technology and MARTIN dry digestion (System Töni) together with the company’s wealth of experience as general contractor, ensures our clients’ have world class technology and an experienced team to establish a successful project.


Plasco Conversion Technologies Inc. produces the Plasco Gasification and Refining System (GPRS) which creates from MSW, without air emissions, fuel for engines or turbines. Solid residue is vitrified. GPRS is manufactured and warranted by Linamar and installed by leading EPCs. Technology is insured by New Energy Risk.


Dinner Sponsor

Brentwood Recycling Systems – Engineered Solutions for Recycling and Solid Waste
Brentwood supply heavy duty Industrial Shredders, Metso Pre-Shredders for bulky waste and Fine Shredders for RDF production, Trommel Screens, Apron Feeders and conveyors for Recycling and Solid Waste plants.

With 40 years of experience as an Australian manufacturer, Brentwood can engineer a complete solution to help you meet your business goals.


Lanyards Sponsor

Alter NRG Plasma Gasification Solution is able to transform all types of waste – from household waste to hazardous waste – and convert it into many different types of useful, renewable energy such as electricity, replacing fossil fuel oil, liquefied natural gas or ethanol. THAT is how we create LIFE WITHOUT LANDFILLS.

Alter NRG (utilises its Westinghouse Plasma technology) is the industry leader with many reference facilities, a robust commercial history and large scale solutions.


Welcome Drinks Sponsor

Hitachi Zosen Inova is a global leader in thermal and biological energy-from-waste. We deliver complete turnkey plants and systems. Our solutions are based on efficient and environmentally sound technology, are thoroughly tested, can be flexibly adapted to user requirements, and cover the entire plant life cycle. Check our references.


Media Partners

Mining Media International is a publishing house serving the international Hard Rock, Coal, Aggregate, Constructions and recycling industries.

The ASIA Miner magazine and weekly e-news service is its featured Asia product focusing on mining in the Asia pacific region: With editorial content in both English and Chinese it provides extensive coverage of mining developments throughout Asia Pacific.

The ASIA Miner magazine is a must for your business library; it delivers a source of information valuable to your company and not attainable elsewhere.
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Providing a powerful voice for the waste management, resource, recovery and emerging sustainability sectors.  Sustainability Matters showcases the latest products, technology and sustainable solutions for industry, government and business across Australia and New Zealand.   Comprising a bi-monthly magazine (print and digital), website and eNewsletter, subscription is free to qualified industry professionals.


The aim of the Venice 2018 is to focus on the advances made in the application of technologies for energy recovery from biomass and waste and to encourage discussion in these fields. It will be held in Venice, at Scuola Grande di San Giovanni Evangelista, from 15-18 October 2017. Abstracts submission deadline: 28th February 2018.