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ISWA World Congress & WASTECON® 2017 Schedule at a Glance

All events located at the Baltimore Convention Center unless otherwise noted.

Saturday, September 23, 2017
8:00 – 16:00 Onsite Registration Open
Sunday, September 24, 2017
8:00 – 17:00 Onsite Registration Open
13:00 – 17:00 Student Design Competition — Part I (Young Professionals)
17:00 – 19:00 5K Fun Run/Walk for Charity (Start/Finish: Pratt Street Ale House)
Monday, September 25, 2017
7:00 – 10:00 Student Design Competition — Part II (Young Professionals)
8:00 – 8:45 Poster Presentations
8:00 – 20:00 Onsite Registration Open
9:15 – 9:45 Round Table Meet & Greet
10:00 – 10:45 ISWA World Congress & WASTECON® 2017 Opening Ceremonies
11:00 – 11:45 KEYNOTE: Climate Change Showcase
11:45 – 12:45 KEYNOTE: Solid Waste CEO Panel
12:45 – 14:00 LUNCH KEYNOTE: Flying “Sparcs” and “Ugly Foods”
14:00 – 15:00 KEYNOTE: Smart Technologies Keynote Session — Smart Cities: The Data-Driven Evolution of Waste Management
14:00 – 18:00 Concurrent Educational and Scientific Sessions
15:30 – 17:00 KEYNOTE: Circular Economy Showcase
17:15 – 18:00 KEYNOTE: Smart Technologies Panel Discussion
18:30 – 21:00 Great North American Road Show Welcome Reception (Exhibit Hall)
21:00 – 23:00 Young Professionals Networking Event (YPs & Invitation Only)
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
6:30 – 7:00 Morning Stretch
8:00 – 9:00 2017 Awards Program (All are welcome)
8:00 – 9:30 Concurrent Educational and Scientific Sessions
9:00 – 9:30 ISWA Award Presentation
9:30 – 10:30 KEYNOTE: Megacities Solid Waste Leaders Keynote Panel
10:00 – 14:00 Exhibit Hall Open
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch Break in the Exhibit Hall
12:00 – 13:00 SWANA YP Annual Meeting
14:00 – 14:45 KEYNOTE: The New Plastics Economy
14:00 – 17:30 Concurrent Educational and Scientific Sessions
15:00 – 16:45 KEYNOTE: Marine Litter Showcase
19:00 – 23:00 Gala Networking Event (Camden Yards-Orioles’ Stadium)
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
7:00 – 8:00 Morning Stretch
8:00 – 17:00 Onsite Registration Open
8:30 – 10:30 Safety Super Session
8:30 – 10:45 Concurrent Educational and Scientific Sessions
9:30 – 10:30 KEYNOTE: Global Biogas Opportunity
11:00 – 11:50 KEYNOTE: Closing the Dump Sites/Proclamation
11:50 – 12:10 ISWA YPG Solutions presentations
12:00 – 13:00 ISWA World Congress Closing Ceremonies
13:00 – 14:00 ISWA YPG Annual Meeting
13:00 – 17:00 Lunch and Closing Reception in the Exhibit Hall
13:30 – 15:00 SWANA Chapter Safety Ambassador Meeting
Thursday, September 28, 2017
8:00 – 10:00 Onsite Registration Open
8:00 Golf Tournament (Ticketed Event; shotgun start)
8:00 – 17:00 Showcase of Tours in the Mid-Atlantic Region (Ticketed Events)
9:00 – 13:00 ISWA Working Group on Healthcare Waste
8:30 – 12:00 WORKSHOP: State of the Art Solid Waste Management Modeling