WASTECON® is the premier solid waste industry-focused conference that brings you the latest news, education, advancements and products to help you achieve success in your business, all in one setting. Our 54th Annual WASTECON® conference will take place in Indianapolis, Indiana from August 22 - 25, 2016.   

What to Expect?
WASTECON® maintains the standard of excellence you’ve come to expect from SWANA by offering opportunities to see what’s new in collection, processing, marketing and management of compost, recyclables and solid waste. Join thousands of industry professionals for training, technical sessions, exhibits and networking opportunities. Explore a variety of new topics and expand your knowledge of what’s happening in solid waste management.

Help Grow the Industry!
Bring Young Professional (YP) colleagues along to experience all the networking that WASTECON provides and help build the next generation of our profession. SWANA offers special pricing for YP attendees, defined as someone under the age of 35.

WASTECON Exhibit Hall Hours:

Monday, Aug 22: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Opening Reception, ticket required
Tuesday, Aug 23: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Wednesday, Aug 24: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

What's Your "Reason 5" For Attending WASTECON?

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Interested in sponsoring WASTECON 2016? Contact Bob Jonas at 240-494-2249.

Media Partners

Interested in becoming a WASTECON Media Partner? Need a Press Pass? Click here for more info.


Hotel Info

VIP Meetings & Conventions is the Official Housing Partner of SWANA.

Several hotels available. Click through below to see rates.

 Click Here to book your hotel room.

Contact VIP Meetings & Conventions at:
(800) 926-EXPO (800-926-3976)
Business Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. PST
Email: reservations@swana.org