Schedule-at-a-Glance

Times and events are subject to change without notice.  Additional information will be added as it becomes available.


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Registration Open

1:00 – 4:00 pm
Recycling Innovators Forum

4:30 – 6:30 pm 
Recycling Innovators Forum Reception and Awards

Additional workshops and meetings will be added as they become available.


TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

7:00 am – 5:00 pm
Registration Open

8:15 – 9:00 am
Continental Breakfast

9:00 am - 10:00 am
Opening Keynote  Adam Minter

10:00 am - 10:45 am
Morning Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

10:45 am - 12:15 pm
Plenary Session I  Separation Anxiety: Indianapolis and the Dirty MRF Debate

12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Networking Lunch

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Break in Exhibit Hall

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Concurrent Session A – Can EPR Work for Packaging?

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Concurrent Session B – Managing Municipal Organics, sponsored by BioCycle

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Afternoon Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Concurrent Session C – How Data is Transforming Recycling

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Concurrent Session D – Where MRFs and Markets Meet

5:00 – 7:00 pm
Networking Reception


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30

7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Registration Open

8:30 am – 9:00 am
Continental Breakfast

9:00 am - 10:00 am
Plenary Session II – The Intersection of Recycling and Sustainability

10:00 am - 10:30 am
Morning Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Concurrent Session E – State-Level Tools to Boost Local Programs

10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Concurrent Session F – Tackling Contamination

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Networking Lunch

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Plenary Session III  –  On-the-Ground Updates from the Recycling Partnership


*Schedule is subject to change without notice. All conference sessions will be held between 8:00 am – 5:00 pm on September 29 and 8:30 am – 2:30 pm on September 30.  Additional workshops will be available September 28 - 30.