2024 SWANA FL Winter Conference

2024 SWANA FL Winter Conference

02/19/2024 - 02/21/2024

Drury Plaza Hotel Orlando - Disney Springs Area
2000 Hotel Plaza Blvd
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Join us February 19-21 for the 2024 SWANA FL Winter Conference at the new Drury Plaza Hotel Orlando – Disney Springs Area. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to network with solid waste industry colleagues, earn continuing education hours and enjoy the Disney Springs area. Make plans to attend and work Together Towards Tomorrow!

Our program committee is developing an interesting and educational agenda of sessions and speakers who will discuss the latest developments in the solid waste industry. This will be an excellent time to share with and learn from your peers. For industry suppliers and service providers, this is a great opportunity to showcase your company’s products and services. Register today!

Event Description: This multi-day conference will include general sessions on best practices in the solid waste management profession, networking events and more.

Who Should Attend: Local, state and municipal government solid waste directors, managers, regulators, operators and coordinators; in addition to private sector consulting engineers and suppliers of materials and equipment used in the management of solid waste.

Call for Papers
Preliminary Schedule of Events

January 19, 2024
Received after
January 19, 2024

SWANA Members:

Full Conference – Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday $325 $375
Single Day – Tuesday $225 $275
Single Day – Wednesday $175 $225

Non Members:

Full Conference – Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday $475 $525
Single Day – Tuesday $325 $375
Single Day – Wednesday $225 $275


Single Day Speaker – Full Conference – Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday $275 $325
Single Day Speaker – Tuesday $175 $225
Single Day Speaker – Wednesday $125 $175
Young Professionals (35 and under), Regulatory Agency and
Retired Members (full conference)
$225 $275
Student Complimentary (meals excluded)

Join SWANA and save!  One of the benefits of membership is discounted conference registration.  Members pay only $325 for full conference registration.  That’s $150 off the early-bird fee!  Click HERE for membership details and sign up today.

Full conference registration includes welcome reception on Monday, as well as lunch on Tuesday and Wednesday. Single day registration includes meals scheduled on that day only. Room rate includes breakfast for hotel guests.

By actively supporting this event, your organization will benefit by strengthening its prominence as a leader in the solid waste industry, by enhancing your product awareness, by increasing your brand recognition and by increasing your sales and marketing outreach capabilities.

Click here for sponsorship details.

Note: The registration deadline for sponsors to be included in participant materials and on signage is January 26, 2024.

The SWANA FL 2024 Winter Conference will be held at the Drury Plaza Hotel Orlando – Disney Springs Area (2000 Hotel Plaza Boulevard, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830). A block of rooms is available at a discounted rate of $164. Reservations can be made online at or by calling 1-800-325-0720. Be sure to use group number 10056214 to receive this great rate, which is available until February 4, 2024. Reserve your room today!

Self-parking fee is discounted to $15 per car per day plus applicable tax.

Attendees can earn CEUs toward their SWANA recertification and State of Florida continuing education requirements for operators by attending the conference. Professional Engineers will have the opportunity to earn continuing education course hours. Please be sure to stop by the registration desk for the necessary paperwork.

Refunds, less $25 processing fee, will be issued upon receipt of written request by January 26, 2024.  Due to meal guarantees, no refunds will be issued after January 26, 2024, and we will invoice for no-shows who do not cancel by January 26, 2024.  Please email requests for refunds and cancellations to