The Solid Waste Association of North America In Partnership with the SWANA Florida Chapter presents:

SWANA Florida Winter Conference & 21st Annual Senior Executive Seminar

February 19, 2017 – February 21, 2017
Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay
Tampa, Florida

SWANA’s Senior Executive Seminar brings together executive-level directors and managers of major public sector solid waste agencies throughout North America along with their counterparts from the private sector.

The purpose of this seminar is to provide a “think tank” atmosphere for solid waste leaders. The program features presentations and panel discussions dealing with today’s most important issues, brainstorming sessions to develop practical solutions to the most pressing questions regarding solid waste management and informal networking opportunities.

Seize the Opportunity to network with senior solid waste executives in beautiful Tampa Bay, Florida, in February 2017!

SWANA’s 21st annual Senior Executive Seminar (SES) is held in partnership with SWANA’s Florida Chapter. SWANA senior executives count on this seminar as the most productive networking event they attend all year. This multi-day conference will include joint general sessions, separate breakouts for Florida Chapter and SES participants, an exhibit area, a golf tournament and more.

The SES portion maintains its exclusivity, requiring an invitation only code to add the seminar to the Florida conference registration. See “Registration Details” in the sidebar.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Ken Baylor, Advanced Leadership Solutions, LLC

Dr. Ken Baylor

His dynamic presentation will trumpet a call to action for authentic leadership, service excellence and safety performance that will have a positive impact on overall operational execution. The negative influence of bad habits and solid waste industry myths will be highlighted. In addition, workable and practical solutions will be provided. A fresh perspective on enhancing the industry’s external image will be discussed so that we may better attract and retain the kind of talent that can effectuate our short and long term business objectives, as well as delight the communities we so proudly serve. Our industry is way underrated; it is well past the time to show our constituencies why we are a great place to work. The time is now… YOU make the difference!

Space is limited to 75 people.

to ensure your place at this exclusive event!

Registration Details

The schedule at a glance, registration, and fees can be found on the Florida Chapter website.*

  1. Begin by entering your registration type and email address. The next screen asks for your demographic information.
  2. After entering your demographic information, the next screen gives you registration options. You must register for the Florida conference first and then add the SES portion.
  3. When you select SES, you will be prompted to enter the invitation code which you should have received in your email invitation.

If you have problems with registration, please contact

Crystal Bruce
Chapter Administrator
SWANA Florida Sunshine Chapter
Office: 727-940-8855
Cell: 727-543-5975

* Sponsor and Exhibitor details also can be found on the Florida Chapter website, along with golf and hotel information.