The Communication, Education & Marketing Division (CEM) uses words and images to network, spread ideas and promote solid waste industry interests to the public and decision makers.
Communication motivates customers, gives them information to make purchasing decisions and persuades them to alter their attitudes and behaviors to become environmental stewards. Division members will help you identify campaigns and strategies that will work best for your organization.
These strategies fall into three main categories:
Evaluates nominations and presents SWANA Awards.
Develops and oversees the Communication, Education & Marketing Technical Division’s technical programs at WASTECON®. The committee also suggests future conference sites, technical presentations and tours for SWANApalooza. Members also can serve as moderators for technical sessions and contribute to the topic and speaker selection process for SWANA's regular Webinars.
Provides CEM-related training and education through courses and publications, assuring program quality.