E-Scrap 2016

20-22 September 2016
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Now in its 14th year, the E-Scrap 2016 conference will offer a bustling exhibit hall, tear-down demos, presentations, sessions and Q&As featuring the industry’s leading executives and associations.

E-Scrap 2016 exhibitors include:

• Electronics scrap processors
• Buyers and brokers
• Equipment manufacturers
• Waste haulers
• Industry trade associations.


Transforming waste & recycling services

14 September 2016,
Fremantle, WA

WMAA is presenting the workshop “Transforming waste and recycling services in local councils for the 21st Century”, which will be facilitated by Helen Millicer of One Planet Consulting.

The session will cover techniques to help councils maximise resource recovery, as well as technologies and steps to modernise service delivery.


Keep NSW Beautiful Litter Congress 2016

31 August – 1 September 2016
Sydney Olympic Park, NSW

“Less Litter. Live Better” is the theme for this year’s KNSWB Litter Congress, the only conference in Australia devoted to the various methodologies, technologies and strategies making positive impacts on reducing litter across the country.

Now in its third year, the organisers have assembled a program to give delegates ideas, inspiration, resources and answers to tackle litter in their areas. Full program, registration and speaker details are available from the KNSWB website.


Masterclass: Resource Recovery & Waste Transfer Stations

6-7 July
Maylands, WA

This Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia’s Masterclass will focus on Resource Recovery and Waste Transfer Stations systems and how to deliver such projects from concept through to waste acceptance. The course is designed for local government officer and those working in waste management, and offers 2 CPD points.


PVC Banner Reuse: Expert Workshop

13 July
Monash University, Caulfield East, VIC

Vinyl Council Australia (VCA) with Monash University are inviting those from the waste and recycling industry to participate in a unique workshop looking at creating viable new products from PVC banners.

More than 6,000 tonnes of advertising banners, truck tarpaulins and other coated fabrics go to landfill each year in Australia alone.

Participants can work alongside industry leaders, industrial designers, product manufacturers, granulators, recyclers, UNSW chemical engineers and Monash University designers in the Master Design and Remake Lab to create new products for Australian and international markets.

To participate in the workshop contact helen.millicer@vinyl.org.au or vincent.moug@monash.edu.

More details here: VCA Workshop invite_201607

See www.vinyl.org.au

Waste & Recycle 2016 Conference

14-16 September, Fremantle, WA

For over 20 years, the Waste and Recycle Conference has been the premier waste and recycling event on the WA calendar covering issues from community, government and business perspectives.


ISWA 2016 World Congress

19-21 September
Novi Sad, Serbia

The International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) conference attracts waste professionals, industrialists, policy makers and industry innovators at all levels from around the world to advance discussion about the circular economy and making the most of our resources and waste.


NSW Women’s Leadership Lunch

6 September
Sydney, NSW

Following the success of the Melbourne event earlier year, this WMAA event is designed to emphasise the importance and value women provide in this environmental service industry sector. It will feature guest speakers, who will share details of their leadership journeys.


AORA National Conference 2017

10-12 May 2017
Adelaide, SA

The dates have just been announced for the  2017 Australian Organics Recycling Association Annual Conference.

This is the main event for those working in or connected with the organics recycling sector. This year’s renewal will include: marketing and sales training sessions, tours, a full day conference, and its annual gala dinner and awards.


WMAA Enviro Keynote Session

10 August
Sydney, NSW

New in 2016 and as a lead up to ENVIRO’17, WMAA and AWRE are collaborating to present an ENVIRO ‘Keynote Session’ at AWRE this year. This afternoon seminar will feature two renowned keynote speakers, international and Australian, and offer a premier networking opportunity.