Winter Waste Conference 2015

  • 08 Feb 2015
  • 10 Feb 2015
  • Clearwater Beach Marriott Suites on Sand Key


Conference Agenda
Final Attendee List


Monday, February 9, 2015

Waves of Change:  Past, Present and Future of Materials Management

Jerry Powell, Executive Editor, Resource Recycling


Maximizing Landfill Diversion: Advanced Mixed Waste Processing and Anaerobic Digestion

Steve Miller, Bulk Handling Systems (BHS)


The Future of Solid Waste is … Canada

Jim McKay, HDR Ontario

Craig Bartlett, Durham Region Ontario


Will the Waste Industry Morph Into the Resource Management Industry? A Paradigm Shift May be Upon Us

Steven Viny, Envision Holdings


An Organic Answer to Solid Waste

Craig Stuart-Paul, Fiberight


An Integrated Solution to Zero Waste

Mike Hart, Sierra Energy


Closing the Loop:  Lee County’s Compost Success Story

Keith Howard, Lee County Solid Waste


Power-Generated Organics

Chris Peters, Harvest Power


Tuesday, February 10, 2015

21st Century Contracting
Mitch Kessler, President, Kessler Consulting   
Saving Carpet from Landfills and Closing the Technical Loop

Eric Nelson, Vice President, ReEntry 2.0, Interface Americas


Good Leaders or Bad Leaders?  Who Will Decide the Answer?

Mary Milne, Vice President of Guest Experience, Amalie Arena/Tampa Bay Lightning


Operational Collections Issues and Resolutions

Jim Becker, Orange County Solid Waste


Measuring Mixed Recycling: How Technology & Data Evaluation Maximize Collection Efficiency & Resident Outreach

Marissa Segundo, City of Largo


Getting Technology Right the First Time

Amelia Baker, Recycling Perks


Collection Safety Bit

Monica Bramble, City of North Port


Temporary Labor:  The Benefits and the Challenges

Brenda Westover, Westover & Associates, LLC  


Changes in NFPA 70E Electrical Safety Regulations

Rob Tilley, Covanta


Innovative Uses of LFG Energy

Brent L. Dieleman, SCS Engineers (contractor to U.S. EPA on LMOP)


The Future of Old Dump Development

Tobin McKnight, Jones Edmunds & Associates


Fate of Leachate Organic Matter Discharged to Wastewater Treatment Plants

Debra Reinhart, University of Central Florida


Engage with Your Residents/Customers

Willie Puz, Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County


Fill It. Tilt It. That’s How Effective Communications Roll

Michelle Van Dyke, Hillsborough County Communications & Digital Media Department


Up the Creek … With a Paddle

Tom Iovino, Pinellas County Communications












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