Las Vegas Convention Center West Hall
Las Vegas Convention Center West Hall, 300 Convention Center Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA

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Event Date Mon May 9 PDT - Thu May 12 PDT (about 2 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Mon May 9 3:00am - Thu May 12 3:00am
Location Las Vegas Convention Center West Hall
300 Convention Center Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
Region Americas

These days, it’s more important than ever to have all the facts before you make critical business decisions. Why not look to the industry’s top leaders for advice? For almost a decade, savvy investors and leaders from top public and private waste companies have made the Investor Summit a must-attend event.

It’s a full day of learning, analysis and networking you won’t find anywhere else. It’s a sure bet you’ll profit from your investment of time. Seating is limited!


2022 Speakers

Ruth Abbe
Principal, Abbe & Associates, LLC

William (Bill) Adams
Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, Comerica Bank

Nadeem Afghan
President and CEO, BIOFerm Energy Systems

Jennifer Ahluwalia
Vice President of Environmental Responsibility and Sustainability, GFL Environmental

Rick Aho
Principal, Divert Organics

Steve Alexander
President and CEO, Association of Plastics Recyclers

Luisa Angulo
My Ecobox LLC

Chelsea Anspach
Communications Manager, Waterfront Partnership Of Baltimore Inc.

Richard Anthony
Principal, Richard Anthony Associates

Frank Antonacci
COO, USA Hauling & Recycling

Charlie Appleby
Chairman, Integrated Waste Solutions

Ida Arabshahi
Program Analyst, Department of Energy and Environment, District of Columbia

Danny Ardellini
Founder & CEO, Environmental 360 Solutions (E360S)

Lindsay Arell
Founder & Principal, Honeycomb Strategies and Sustainable Sports Index

Lesly Baesens
Food Waste Recovery Program Administrator, City and County of Denver

Wendy Bagnasco
Senior Manager, ESG, Sustainability & Business, Caesar's

Andrea Baldini
Sales Manager, Sebigas Renewable Energy srl.

Robert Ballantyne Jr.
Director of Research and Development, Resource West, Inc

Greg Behl
Sustainability and Diversion Coordinator, Texas Disposal Systems

Brett Belda
Vice President, Sales, Schaefer Systems International, Inc.

Joe Benco
Republic Services - GWMS

Patrick Bennett
Vice President of Chapter Management, National Waste & Recycling Association

Bridgett Biggs
Area Safety Manager, Rumpke Waste & Recycling

Gary Bilbro
Regional Manager, EcoSafe Zero Waste

Heather Billings
Senior Environmental Specialist, Center for EcoTechnology (CET)

Tracie Bills
North California Director, Sustainable Materials Management - SCS Engineers

Mr Robert Black
Public Works Supervisor, City of Grand Rapids, Michigan

Joerg Blischke
Senior Process and Organics Management Specialist, Black & Veatch Corporation

Anthony Blosenski
A.J. Blosenski, Inc.

Stephanie Bolyard
Courtesy Professor, Florida State University

Liz Bothwell
Content and Marketing Director, Waste360

Joe Box
Director of Finance, Waste Connections

Suzie Boxman
Data and Policy Program Manager, EREF

Aaron Bradley
Division Vice President, Waste Connections

Dr. Anja Brandon
U.S. Plastics Policy Analyst, Ocean Conservancy

Thomas Brooks
Chief Technology Officer, Bulk Handling Systems (BHS)

Billy Bob Brown Jr
Assistant Director for Emergency Communications, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

Steve Brum
Vice President & Regional Manager, Pacific Northwest, Recology

Keturah Brumfield
Chief Operations Officer, WasteXperts

Dr. Stuart Buckner
President, Buckner Environmental Associates, LLC

Ryan Buhay
Account Executive, ReCollect

Bill Camarillo
Chief Executive Officer, Agromin

Andy Campbell
Supplier Development Supervisor, Sourcewell

Bob Cappadona
Vice President, Casella Resource Solutions

Tony Cardamone
Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Concorde, Inc.

Lindsey Casella
Recycle Track Systems

Riley Casey
National Sales Manager, VConsyst (by Van Dyk Recycling Solutions)

Michael Castellarin
Managing Director, Clairvest Group

Bill Cesar
President, Generate Waste-to-Value

Marcela Chamorro
Marketing Director, Lady Green Recycling

Steve Changaris
Former Vice President, Northeast Region, National Waste & Recycling Association (Retired)

Zhihao Chen
Co-founder, Homer Farms & Arizona State University

Paige Coakley
Driver, WIN Waste Innovations

Rich Cohen
CEO, Elevate Packaging

Ned Coletta
Senior Vice President & CFO, Casella Waste Systems, Inc.

James Combs
Manager, Las Vegas Livestock

Joshua Connell
Co-founder and Managing Partner, Lakeshore Recycling Systems

Cory Connors
Sustainable Packaging Consultant, Landsberg

Mike Coogan
Senior Director of Cybersecurity, WM

Ryan Cooper LEED
Waste Diversion Manager, Organics Recycling Lead, Rubicon Global

William B. Cooper
Senior Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, Cyclyx

Tim Corcoran
Vice President of Business Development, Molok North America Ltd.

Keyna Cory
President, Public Affairs Consultants, Inc.

Shannon Crawford
Director of Recycling and Environmental Policy, WM

Nathan Crone
Senior Manager, Agri Sourcing Partnerships, Feeding America. IL

Jasmine Crowe
CEO, Goodr

Kathleen Curley
National Account Director, Cyber Practice, Risk Strategies

Dr. Daniel Cusworth Ph.D.
Project Scientist, Carbon Mapper

Brian D'Amico
Managing Partner, Summer Street Capital

Kimberly Davis
Manager, Elevate Packaging

Luc De Baere
Managing Director, Organic Waste Systems

Marc de Smidt
Vice President, ACX Refuse Engineering

Scott DeFife
President, Glass Packaging Institute

Manish Desai
Chief Research and Development Officer, 4MyCiTy

Dr Marc Deshusses
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Dr. Jonathan Deutsch PhD
Professor, Culinary Arts and Food Science, Drexel University

Bob Dick
Vice President, SCS Engineers

Michael DiNucci
Chief Revenue Officer, Netradyne

Christopher Dipnarine
CEO, 4MyCiTy

Ted Dirkx
Applications Specialist, Vermeer Corporation

Scott Downer
Director, Cascade Cart Solutions

Charlotte Dreizen
Host / Sustainability Manager, Unpacking Recycling / American Institute of Architects

Jack Dupreay
Chief Operations Director, 4MyCiTy

Scott Earl
Twin Bridges Waste & Recycling

Evan Edgar
Principal, Edgar & Associates

Neil Edgar
Executive Director, California Compost Coalition

Sarah Edwards
North America CEO, Eunomia Research & Consulting Inc.

James Eichner
Co-Founder & CSO, Sana Packaging

Seth Ellington
President and CEO, Waste Away Systems

Susan Eppes
Corporate Safety Manager, Waste Connections

David Espinosa
Senior Principal Geoenvironmental Engineer, Geosyntec

Tamsin Ettefagh
Chief Sustainability Officer, PureCycle Technologies

Peter Ettinger
Chief Development Officer, BioEnergy Devco

Domenica Farmer
Area Vice President for the Gulf Coast Area, WM

Daniel Felton
Executive Director, AMERIPEN

Bryan Fenster
Safety Director, Republic Services

Steve Fenzl
President, FleetGenius

Laura Ferrante
Government Affairs Advocate, Resource Recovery Coalition

Carlos Silva Filho
President, International Solid Waste Association

Steven Finn
Vice President of Food Waste Prevention, LeanPath, Inc

Kevin Fitzgerald
Director of Safety, Recology, Inc.

Jennifer Flannery
Vice President, Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc.

Brian Fleury
Executive Vice President, North Region, Denali Water Solutions

Will Flower
Vice President, Corporate & Public Affairs, Winters Bros. Waste Systems

Dave Ford
SoulBuffalo and Co-founder, Oceans Plastic Leadership Network

George Fotopoulos
Vice President, E-Mobility Business, Mack Trucks

Larry Fradkin
Future Enviroassets, LLC

Karen Franczyk
Center for EcoTechnology

Jim Frederick
Deputy Assistant Secretary, OSHA

Juri Freeman
Managing Principal, RRS

Jim Frey
Co-founder & CEO, RRS

Ms Sara Fuentes
Co-founder and President, SmartWaste Inc.

Christian Garaffa
Marketing Manager for Source Seperation & Recycling, Novamont SpA

Bob Gardner
Senior Vice President, SCS Engineers

Anne Germain
COO & SVP of Technical and Regulatory Affairs, National Waste & Recycling Association

Gerry Gersovitz
Founder & CEO, Stay Fresh Packaging

Sean Gesell
Vice President of Business Development, Ways2H, Inc.

JD Gessin
Renewable Energy Developer, West Coast Energy

Michelle Goetsch
Founder and CEO, BetterBin

Asher Goldman
Principal, Net Negative Partners

Willie Goode
CEO, The Goode Companies, Inc.

Willie Goode
Chief Operating Officer, Goode Companies of Florida

Keith Gordon
Vice President of Information Systems, Waste Connections

Thomas Gratz
Sales Manager, Hitachi Zosen

Keri Greenwalt
Digital Communications, City of Austin

Judi Gregory
President, Go2Zero Strategies President

Terrill Haigler
Chief Executive Officer, YaFavTrashman, LLC

Joe Haligowski
Senior Vice President of Sales, Filtra-Systems Company, LLC

Julie Hall
Senior Project Manager, Weaver Consultants Group

Alan Handley
CEO, Lakeshore Recycling Systems

Kyle Hanson
Timber Age Systems, Inc.

Dr Tali Harif
Senior executive and advisor to companies in the water and environmental sectors

Mike Hart
President & CEO, Sierra Energy

Ben Harvey
President, E.L. Harvey & Sons

Chris Hawn
Chief Executive Officer, Machinex

Anne Heard
Senior Advisor for Policy and Programs, Office of Land and Emergency Management, Environmental Protection Agency

Pete Hendrickson
Vice President of Route Ready Truck Sales, Big Truck Rental

Larry Henk
Vice President, Rio Grande Waste Services

Christer Henriksson
President, Juno

Eric Herbert
Founder and CEO, Zero Waste Energy, LLC

Manuel Hernandez
Executive Vice President, Progressive Environmental

Will Herzog
Western Region Sales Manager, Machinex Technologies Inc.

Pamela Hobbs
D&I Council Chair and Chief Human Resources Officer, WIN Waste Innovations

Selin Hoboy
Vice President, EHS & Compliance, GFL Environmental

Lynn Hoffman
Co-President, Eureka Recycling

Michael Hoffman
Group Head Diversified Industrials and Managing Director, Equity Research, Stifel

Steven Horowitz Esq.
Senior Partner, Horowitz Law Group, LLC

Laura Hubbard
Director of Municipal Sales, Toter

Raymond Huff
Vice President, SCS Engineers

Scott Hutchings
Director of Government Affairs, Waste Management

Worthing Jackman
President and CEO, Waste Connections

Mark Jamensky
Chief Product Officer, Diversys

Michael Jensen
Senior Counsel/Director of Regulatory Affairs, Waste Management

Amanda Jerzak
Director of Procurement and Community Engagement, Three Square Food Bank

Bryant Johnson
Assistant Director, Solid Waste/General Services, City of Clearwater

Charles Johnson
President & CEO, The Aluminum Association

Jenny Johnson
Vice President/Director of Waste & Recycling, LaBella Assoicates

Krystle Johnson
Sustainability Consultant, Alder Tree Consulting

Samantha Johnson
Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Allegiant Stadium, Home of the Las Vegas Raiders

Avecita Jones
Senior Program Manager, City of Carlsbad

Ms Bronwyn Jones

Amanda Jordan
Circular Economy Project Manager, City of Phoenix

Matthew Jozwiak
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Rethink Food

Ray Kapahi
Senior Air Quality, Consulting Engineer

Effram Kaplan
Managing Director & Principal, Brown Gibbons Lang & Company

Jane Karetny
Food Waste Programs Administrator, Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO)

Madeline Keating
City Strategist, Healthy People and Thriving Communities Program, Natural Resources Defense Council

Bill Keegan
President, Dem-Con Companies

Patrick Keenan
Packaging Engineer, Sustainability, General Mills

Sam Keenan
Vice President, Kinderhook Industries, LLC

Steve Kelley
Chief Commercial Officer, InCharge

Kristin Kinder
Vice President of Research and Waste Stream Sustainability, Wastequip

Dr. Johannes Kirchhoff
Managing Partner, KIRCHHOFF Ecotec GmbH

Shawn Kreloff
CEO, BioEnergy Devco

Paul Kuhar
Vice President, Champion Waste & Recycling Services, LLC

Beth Legg
Product Manager, Food Rescue US

Mark LeJeune
COO, California Safe Soil, LLC

Michelle Leonard
Senior Vice President, SCS Engineers

Sam Levin
President, S2L, Incorporated

Jonathan Levy
Director, Government Relations, AMP Robotics

Ran Li
Ohio State University

Larry Logan
Chief Evangelist, Sustainability Solutions, Digimarc Corp.

Pedro Lorenzo
Strategic Project Manager, NOWON

Scott Lucero
Vice President, Sales, Hexagon Agility

Kim Luick
Operations/Office Manager, Waste Connections

Evan Lutz
President, Hungry Harvest

Morten Lynge
Consul General of Denmark in Houston and Head of the Water & Environment Team, Trade Council of Denmark in North America

Fiona Ma
Treasurer State of California

Miyon Mael
Director, Business Development

Shawn Mandel
Vice President, Safety & Risk, Waste Connections

Mr. Ryan March
President and Chief of De-Scaling, Green Industry Innovations Group Inc.

David Marcouiller
Executive Vice-President Sales Engineering

Maria Marin
CEO, President and Founder, Unlimited Recycling, Inc.

Amanda Marrs
Senior Director of Product, AMP Robotics

Cody Marshall
Chief Community Strategy Officer, The Recycling Partnership

Sue Marshall

Sean Mason
Vice President, Sierra Container Group

Bruno Mattheeuws
Organic Waste Systems

Evelio Mattos
Sustainable Structural Packaging Designer, Ubuntoo Sustainability Ambassador, and Package Design Unboxd Podcast Host

Dominick Mazza
Owner and Vice President, Mazza Recycling Services, Ltd.

Norma McDonald
Organics Waste Systems

Alan McDowall

Gary McElyea
Group Director, North America Public Policy Center, The Coca-Cola Company

Brittany McPeak
Sustainability Project Coordinator, MA, TRUE Advisor, LEED AP, The City of Orlando, FL

Jason Mead
Vice President of Finance, Casella Waste Systems

Kerri Mead-Bell
President, Anchor Disposal

Daniel Meeroff Ph.D.
Professor of Environmental Engineering, Florida Atlantic University

Anita Meiman
Sr. Human Resources Manager, Rumpke Waste & Recycling

Ryan Melsert
CEO/CTO, American Battery Technology Company

Greg Menen
National Demolition Association

Steve Menoff
Senior Vice President, CEC

Dan Meyers
Solid Resources Manager/Manager of recycLA, LA Sanitation and Environment (City of Los Angeles)

Rob Michalik
Managing Director, Kinderhook Industries

Maxmillian - "Max" Michieli ACE-M, CSCIP
Director, Sustainability Products, CPI Card Group, Inc.

Brian Miller CFA
Senior Vice President, Environmental Services Department, Comerica Bank

Jim Miller SE
Chief Executive Officer, J.R. Miller & Associates, Inc.

Iain Milnes
President at Power Knot

Filip Minasyan
General Manager, EFE Industries & Trade Co.

Arthur Mohr, Jr.
Founder, CEO, Sniffer Robotics, LLC

Brynn Mosello
Marketing & Program Director, Mazza Recycling

Mr Jeffrey Neal
Founder and CEO Loop Closing

Sue Netherton
Vice President – People, Training and Development, Waste Connections

Sam Nicolai
Vice President of Engineering & Compliance, Casella Waste Systems

Sandra Noonan
Chief Sustainability Officer, JustSalad

Jonathan North
VP Sustainability & Core Solutions, Rehrig Pacific

Evan Novell
Sustainability Project Manager, City of Orlando's Solid Waste Division

Michael O'Connor
Managing Consultant, PWS Consulting Group

Jim Olson
Vice President, Safety, Republic Services

Tim O'Neill
President and Founder, Engineered Compost Systems

Cory Oskardmay
Go2Zero Strategies

Ms Rachel Oster
Owner & Principal, Diversion Strategies

Nick Otte
Senior Director of Stadium Operations, Austin FC

Daniel Pagan
President / Former Secretary, Asesores Ambientales y Educativos / Department of Natural and Environmental Resources

John Paglia III
President, Florida Express Environmental

Jessica Palmer
Senior Project Manager, Tetra Tech

Veronica Pardo
Northern District Regulatory Affairs Director, California Refuse Recycling Council (CRRC)

Ben Parry
CEO, Compost Crew

Ian Patterson
Senior Vice President & Relationship Manager, Comerica Bank

Michael Patterson
CEO, Battle Motors

Adam Peek
Vice President of Revenue Operations, Meyers Printing

David Pepper
Vice President, Post Collections, GFL Environmental

Jack Perko
Interstate Waste Services

Robert Potter
Sanitation Solid Resource Manager II, Los Angeles Sanitation and Environment (LASAN), City of Los Angeles

Baraka Poulin
Engineered Compost Systems

Curt Publow
Environmental Compliance Manager, Southside Landfill

Mark Purser
Director, Organics Team, Generate Capital

Peter Quigley
CEO and Chairman, Loci Controls

Jonathan Quinn
Director of Market Development and Sustainability, Pregis

Maite Quinn-Richards
Managing Director, Closed Loop Partners

Chad Rabe
Sr. Principal Designer, Dell

Ignacio Ramirez
Winnow North

Logan Randles
Senior Asset Manager

Julie Raskin
Executive Director, Sanitation Foundation, DSNY

Zoe Reich
Director, Blue Standard, Oceanic Global

Ty Rhoad
Director of Americas, TOMRA

Maria Rios
President and CEO, Nation Waste Inc.

Gary Robinson
Director of Public Affairs, North America, TIPA Corp.

Kelley Robinson
Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Casella Waste Systems

Robert Rodriguez II
Vice President
RJR Environmental Professional Services Inc.

Brian Roe PhD
Van Buren Professor in the Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics, Ohio State University

Jennifer Ronk
Senior Sustainability Director, Dow

Michael Rosen
Consultant / Managing Principal (retired), PRR

Brittany Rosenberg
Executive Director, State of Texas Alliance for Recycling

Ian Rosenberg
Founder & CEO, First Mile and Day Owl

Laura Rosenshine
Founder, Common Ground Compost LLC

Don Ross
Vice President, Sales and Marketing, McLaughlin Family Companies and New Way Trucks

Paul Ross
Vice President, American Waste Control

Carlos Rossin
Director – Institutional Relations and ESG Division, SELURB - Brazilian Nacional Waste & Recycling Trade Association

Michelle Salas
President, Lady Green Miami Recycling Co.

Roberto Salmaso
General Manager, Sebigas Renewable Energy srl.

Heidi Sanborn
Executive Director, National Stewardship Action Council

Kirk Sander
Chief of Staff and Vice President of Safety and Standards, National Waste and Recycling Association

Jeff Satwicz
Vice President of Product Strategy & Innovation, Big Belly

Scott Saunders
General Manager, KW Plastics, Recycling Division

Shelley Sayward
Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Casella Waste Systems

Jon Scharingson
Executive Director, Sales & Marketing, Renewable Energy Group

Dr. Yaniv Scherson PhD
Chief Operating Officer, Anaergia

Bruce Schmucker
Vice President of Engineering & Environmental Affairs, Clark-Floyd Landfill, LLC

Ryan Schoenike
CEO, Oceancycle

Scott Scholz
General Manager, Green Waste of Palo Alto

Mike Schwalbach
President, Sierra Container Group

Evan Schwartz
Chief Enterprise Architect, AMCS Group

Charlie Schwarze
Director - Sustainability, Packaging & Product Stewardship, Keurig Dr Pepper

Abigail Scott
Vice President of Safety, LRS

Larry Scott
Chief Operating Officer, Three Square Food Bank

Nina Sevilla

Kurt Shaner
Vice President, Engineering and Sustainability, Waste Connections

John Shegerian
Chairman and CEO, ERI

Georgia Sherwin
Communications and Strategy Director, Closed Loop Partners

Resham Shirsat
Sustainability Project Manager, M.S, LEED AP, TRUE Advisor, The City of Orlando

Yiheng Shu
Ohio State University

Steve Simmons
President, Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc. (GBB)

Portia Sinnott
Program Director / Vice President, Zero Waste USA/ COOLNow / Northern California Recycling Association

Andrew Smerek
Co-Founder and CEO of Bluterra and Clementine Curbside

Ashlea Smith
Marketing Manager & Consultant, Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc. (GBB)

Darrell Smith
President & Chief Executive Officer, National Waste & Recycling Association

Kimberly Smith
Chief Executive Officer

Mark Smith
Director, Government Affairs – International, BRITA, GLAD, The Clorox Company

Cassie Snow
Sustainability Manager, MGM Resorts International

Dr. Lanette Sobel
Fertile Earth Worm Farm

Jennifer Solewski
Vice President, Business & Technical Development, Bayshore Recycling Corp.

Chris Sparnicht
Program Manager, COOLNow, Zero Waste USA

Michael Stafford
Director of Business Development, BYD Motors LLC

Bryan Staley
President and CEO, Environmental Research and Education Foundation

Laura Stewart
Director of Operations, National Association for PET Container Resources (NAPCOR)

Holly Stirnkorb
Senior Solid Waste Planner, Metro

Justin Stockdale
CHaRM & Business Operations Director, EcoCycle

Dickson Suit
Managing Director, Ironwood Capital

Patrick Sullivan REPA, CPP, BCES
Senior Vice President, SCS Engineers

Robert Swain
Acting Manager of Public Works, City of Grand Rapids, Michigan

Christopher Swann, Sr.
MealConnect Program Manager, Feeding America

Jeffrey Synder
Recycling Senior Manager, Rumpke Waste & Recycling

Mallory Szczepanski
Vice President of Member Relations and Publications, National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA)

Bob Teasley
Director of Supply Management Company, MillerKnoll

Peter Tevonian
Senior Principle, Infosys Limited

Mr. Michael Theodoulou
Anaerobic Digestion Leader - North America

Amy Thomaides
Community Enhancement Initiatives Manager, City of San Marcos

Ms Susan Thoman
Principal and Managing Director, Compost Manufacturing Alliance

Mr. Alex Thomas
Consultant/Field Lead, Compost Manufacturing Alliance

Michael Timpane
Partner, Vice President, Resource Recycling Systems (RRS)

Emily Tipaldo
Executive Director, U.S. Plastics Pact, The Recycling Partnership

David Tonjes
Dir., Waste Data and Analysis Ctr. & Assoc. Research Prof., Dept. of Technology and Society, Stony Brook University

Kevin Torrens
Vice President, Brown and Caldwell

Thomas Toscano
CEO & President, Mr. T Carting

Ms Chelsi Tryon
Business Solutions Director

Eugene Tseng
CEO, E. Tseng and Associates, Inc.

Lindsey Tucker
Novozymes North America Inc.

Joe Ursuy
SVP, Department Manager, Comerica Bank

Stefanie Valentic
Editorial Director, Waste360

John Vander Ark
President and CEO, Republic Services

Tom Vaughn
Chief Operations Officer, DTG Recycle

Romeo Vellutini
Director of Environmental Health & Safety, Waste Pro USA

Michael Vinciguerra
Managing Director, Brown Gibbons Lang & Company

Ellen Voie
President and CEO, Women in Trucking, W

Sam Wade
Director of Public Policy, Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas

Alyssa Wagner
Environmental Specialist II, Sustainable Materials Management Division, City of Carlsbad

Jared Walker
Senior EV Fleet Specialist, Electrification Coalition

Renee Wallace
Executive Director, FoodPlus Detroit

Alissa Westervelt
Senior Manager, donateNYC, DSNY

Jay Wheeler
CEO and President, Underground Refuse Systems

Andrew White
CEO, Char Technologies Ltd.

Peggy Whitlow Ratcliffe
Founder/Executive Director, Live Thrive

Frank Wilk
Vice President and CIO, Casella Waste Systems

Evan Williams
Design Project Manager, Cambridge Companies

Rick Wilson
Sales Engineer, PolyVisions Inc.

Chris Wirth
Vice President of Marketing, AMP Robotics

Craig Wittig
Senior Director of Grant Implementation, The Recycling Partnership

Mr. Xu Fei Philip Wu M.E.Sc., BSc.
President and Chief Technology Officer, SusWork Inc.

Norma Yanez
Government Contracts Manager, GFL Environmental

Rhodes Yepsen
Executive Director, Biodegradable Products Institute (BPI)

Leone Young
Principal, LTY ERC, LLC

Hannah Zhao
Senior Economist, Recycled Fiber, Fastmarkets RISI

Steven Zicari
CTO, California Safe Soil, LLC

Faith Zydowsky
Vice President, Sierra Container Group

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• Battle Motors
• Big Truck Rental
• Castrol Heavy Duty
• Donovan
• Rehrig Pacific Company
• Starlight Software Solutions
• Wastequip
• Waste Harmonics
• Waste Innovations

• Rehrig Pacific Company

• Waste Equip Toter

• New Way

• Starlight Software Solutions

• Paradigm Software


• Big Truck Rental

• Anaergia


• Waste Innovations

• Battle Mottors
• Caterpillar
• Juno
• Petro Canada

• Volvo

• Infosys
• Rehrig Pacific Company

• Petro Canada

• Stifel

• Comerica Bank

• Ohub

• Summer Street Capital Partners

• Feeding America
• Goodr
• Hungry Harvest
• Restaurant News
• SN
• Three Square

• Sourcewell

• Cascade Cart Solutions
• Caterpillar
• Environmental Solutions Group
• Peterbilt
• Petersen Industries
• Rubicon
• Samsara
• Wastequip
• Allied Publications & Partners:
• American City & County
• American Recycler
• Biogas World
• Biomass Magazine
• California Resource Recovery Association
• Construction & Demolition Recycling Association
• Construction & Demolition Recycling Magazine
• Global Recycling
• Healthcare Environmental Solutions News
• MSW Management
• Power & Motion
• Recycling Product News
• Recycling Today
• Resource Recycling
• Soil & Mulch Producer News
• State of Texas Alliance for Recycling
• The Hauler
• Utilities Tech Outlook
• Waste360
• Waste Advantage
• Waste Today
• Waste and Recycling Workers Week