New this year is a dual-tracked program offering a broader range of educational opportunities.
TRACK 1: Scrap.edu – Focusing on Operations, Safety and Maintenance
TRACK 2: Make Recycling Great Again #MRGA – Politics and Its Effect on Domestic and International Markets
- Held at the spectacular Gaylord Texan, outside of Dallas, Texas
- The RRF Golf Tournament at the Sky Creek Golf Club
- A full Exhibit Hall, that includes putting greens, will provide numerous networking opportunities
TRACK 1: Scrap.edu Seminars include:
‘Hazard Recognition in Scrap Recycling’
Speaker: Tony Smith, ISRI Director of Safety Outreach
Shredders - Speakers: David Kaminski, Wendt Corp.
Additional speakers TBA
Downstreams - Speaker: Bill Close, Wendt Corp.
Mobile Equipment: Safe Operations & Equipment Care
Moderator: Tony Smith, ISRI
TRACK 2: #MRGA Seminars include:
A View from Washington – ‘What Draining the Swamp Means for Us’
Speakers: Mark Lewon, ISRI Chair; Robin Wiener, ISRI President
Presentation of Proler Awards
Sponsored by: C&Y Global, Inc, CMC Recycling, Waukesa-Pearce Industries
Award Recipients: Alan Mayfield and Bob Melendi, CMC Recycling
Keynote Address – ‘The Future of Trade Relationships Between the U.S. and Mexico’
Speaker: Rodolfo Fernandez, Vice President-Recycling and Raw Materials, DeAcero, Monterrey Mexico
‘Looking Up and Looking Forward’,
Speakers: Nicholas Tolomeo, Platts; Kurt Fowler, The Steel Index
Finance Forecasting – Speaker: Mei Toh, AMM
Town Hall Meeting – Speakers: Mark Lewon and Robin Wiener
Changes in Human Resource Related Legislation Under New Administration
Speaker: Lon Williams, Jr., Law Office of Polsinelli PC
The Time is NOW!
Exhibit Space still available
Sponsorship comes with highly visible opportunities
Early convention registration ends soon – the deadline for discount hotel rooms is May 12!
2017 Convention Chair
2017 Convention Co-Chair
Lisa Ness Seaberg
View Convention Schedule (PDF)
Register Online (Convention & Golf)
Exhibitor Floor Plan
Sponsorship Levels (PDF)
Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center
Toll Free: 877-491-5138
Please let them know you are attending the GCC ISRI Convention in order to receive your room discount.
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