WASTECON® 2019 offers specific events that highlight the interests and career aspirations of SWANA’s 35 and under segment—Young Professionals (YP).
Monday, October 21 | 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. (Exhibit Hall Welcome Reception)
Tuesday, October 22 | 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 23 | 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Room 128
SWANA’s International Solid Waste Design Competition (SWDC) is a student team competition to solve “real world” problems faced by solid waste professionals.
8:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. | Hard Rock Café
Join your fellow Young Professionals for some drinks and fun!
Hard Rock Café
3 South 2nd St.
Phoenix, AZ 85004
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Room 128AB
Meet fellow YPs and participate in group discussion while receiving updates from the YP Steering Committee.
3:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. | Room 128
In this session, industry veterans tell it like it is. Expect realistic and candid observations.
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Room 127C
This interactive workshop provide the insight and skills you'll need to master the job interview.
Be sure to stop by the YP Exhibit Hall lounge during show hours to learn more about SWANA YPs, participate in Giant Jenga, play YP Corn Hole, and possibly take home one of many door prizes!
Women in Solid-Waste & Recycling
Get involved. Join up with YPs @WASTECON® 2019.