Institute Director Assoc. Dr. Gökşen ÇAPAR was elected as a member of the International Water Association (IWA) Resource Recovery Cluster Steering Committee for the period 2017-2019. In the elections held during the “2nd International Resource Recovery Conference” which hosted by  Columbia University in New York, U.S.A. on 5-9 August 2017,  co-presidents of the new term committee are Prof. Dr. David STUCKEY (Imperial College, London, UK) and Olaf VAN DER KOLK (Aquaminerals, The Netherlands).