E-Scrap 2015
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E-Scrap 2015 Attendee Lists

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Speaker Presentations

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Plenary Session I: Moving Ahead in Tight Markets

-- Moderator: Doug Smith, Sony Electronics

ITAD in Focus -- David Daoud, Compliance Standards
Digging Into Commodities -- Erica Rannestad, Thomson Reuters
Growing on Shifting Ground -- Eric Harris, Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI)

Plenary Session II: Global Exports Explained

--Moderator: Jeffrey Sacre, CHWMEG

Overseas Anxieties -- Jim Puckett, Basel Action Network
Tapping Latin America -- Ramzy Kahhat, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru
World of Possibilities -- Adam Minter, Bloomberg View

Concurrent Session A: Preparing for E-Scrap's Unexpected

-- Moderator: Sarah Cade, PC Rebuilders & Recyclers

-- Corey Dehmey, Sustainable Electronics Recycling International (SERI)
-- Christopher "Smitty" Smith, Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
-- Ross Fields, Leavitt Group

Concurrent Session B: E-Scrap Academy Track: Profiting in Device Repair, organized by iFixit

-- Moderator: Adam Minter, Bloomberg View

-- Drew Halverson, Cascade Asset Management
-- Jessa Jones, iPad Rehab
-- Charles Brennick, InterConnection.org
-- Kyle Wiens, iFixit
-- Kit Walsh, Electronic Frontier Foundation

Concurrent Session C: Monitoring Challenges: Flat Panels, CRTs and More

-- Moderator: Jack Himes, Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center

The Policy Patchwork -- Resa Dimino, Product Stewardship Institute
Understanding Flat Panels -- Bobby Elliott, E-Scrap News and Resource Recycling
Standardized Impacts -- Anne Peters, Gracestone, Inc. and Libby Chaplin, Arcadian Solutions

Concurrent Session D: E-Scrap Academy Track: Fishing Profits From the Materials Stream

-- Moderator: Jay Illingworth, Electronic Products Recycling Association

Best Practices in Moving Materials -- Joe Clayton, MRP Company
All About E-Plastics -- Dylan de Thomas, Resource Recycling, Inc.
Going for Gold -- Thierry Van Kerckhoven , Umicore
Secure Your Data, Secure Your Business -- Bob Johnson, National Association for Information Destruction

Plenary Session III: On the Ground in Ghana

-- Moderator: Dylan de Thomas, Resource Recycling, Inc.

-- Grace Akese, Memorial University
-- Kevin McElvaney, Photographer
-- DK Osseo-Asare, Agbogbloshie Makerspace Platform (AMP)

Concurrent Session E: Design for Recyclability

-- Moderator: Dan Leif, E-Scrap News and Resource Recycling

Understanding OEM Needs -- Beth Johnson, Dell
From Ideas to Action -- Sam Liang, Wistron GreenTech
A Fresh Model -- Sean Ansett, Fairphone

Concurrent Session F: E-Scrap Academy Track: Anatomy of an Efficient Facility

-- Moderator: Jerry Powell, E-Scrap News and Resource Recycling

Build It Right -- Rafael Reveles, Sims Recycling Solutions
Upcoming Innovations -- Hamid Karbasi, Conestoga College Institute ofTechnology and Advanced Learning
How to Master EH&S -- Mike Shuck, HOBI international
Making the Most of Your Certification -- Bob McCarthy, Greeneye Partners

Plenary Session IV: Laying Down the Laws

-- Moderator: Jason Linnell, National Center for Electronics Recycling

-- Walter Alcorn, Consumer Electronics Association
-- Jeff Bednar, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
-- Theresa DiMarco, Best Buy Co.
-- Kevin Dillon , Electronic Recyclers International, Inc.
-- Sarah Murray, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources