INDUSTRY EVENTS AND WORKSHOPS

A full slate of information-packed workshops will be available in conjunction with E-Scrap 2017. Learn what's new in R2 and RIOS, see how to grow your business with e-Stewards certification, maximize value in reuse, get an overview of e-scrap laws, and much more. Register for these additional industry events and workshops on your conference registration form. Additional fees may apply.

Check back soon for updates on industry events and workshops that will take place at E-Scrap 2017.

 

see what took place at e-scrap 2016.

E-Scrap 2016 Industry Events and Workshops

ISRI Short Course: How to Breathe Easy and Drive Value at Your Electronics Recycling Facility
Presented by ISRI
Tuesday, September 20 / 9:00 am - 10:30 am / Strand 11
$50 / Registration required

This hands-on workshop will bring together industry experts to discuss how to identify certain exposures in your facility before it's too late. Operational experts will discuss in depth steps to develop a practical strategy to mitigate potential risks and provide attendees with the knowledge and tools they need to protect employees while driving value. Come to learn how to be safe and profitable. Questions? Contact Shelley Backstorm at 202-662-8508. Register for these events on your conference registration form.

ISRI Short Course: How to Add Value with Services, Reuse and Recycling
Presented by ISRI
Tuesday, September 20 / 11:00 am - 12:30 pm / Strand 11
$50 / Registration required

This hands-on workshop brings together practical company experiences in the electronics recycling industry. Panelists will focus on the various ways to generate revenue for companies new to electronics recycling. Companies new to the industry can learn from seasoned experts on tricks of the trade to generate revenue and issues to avoid throughout the supply chain.  Questions? Contact Shelley Backstorm at 202-662-8508. Register for these events on your conference registration form.

Conformance to R2: Strategies for Continuous Improvements
Presented by SERI
Tuesday, September 20 / 1:00 - 2:15 pm / Strand 12
No additional fee to attend / Registration required

This session will look at the roles of SERI, certifying bodies and auditors, and R2 recyclers/resellers in continually improving the quality of the R2 certification program. A panel discuss will focus on strategies for maximizing conformance to R2 requirements, strengthening the R2 audit process, and other strategies for continually improving the overall quality of the R2 certification program. Questions? Contact Patty Osterberg at 651-438-3608. Register for this event on your conference registration form.

Introduction to e-Stewards Certification
Presented by Basel Action Network: e-Stewards Certification Program
Tuesday, September 20 / 1:00 - 2:30 pm / Strand 13
No additional fee to attend / Registration required

Attendees will learn about the latest updates, requirements, costs and steps to obtain e-Stewards Certification. Questions? Contact Mandy Knudtson at 206-436-8595 x104. Register for this event on your conference registration form.

Looking Back and Planning Forward: Progress Under State Laws and Challenge of the Changing E-Scrap Pile
Presented by ERCC
Tuesday, September 20 / 1:00 - 4:00 pm / Strand 10
Free for ERCC Members / $75 for non-ERC Members / Registration required

This workshop, hosted by the Electronics Recycling Coordination Clearinghouse (ERCC), will discuss the latest success and challenges under the implementation of the 25 state electronics recycling laws (and now DC). Workshop participants will hear about the latest updates to the laws from this year, such as those in Minnesota, and discuss what lessons can be drawn from them. The workshop will also address how these programs will need to adapt to the changing mix of product types that are expected in the recycling stream over the next several years, ERCC welcomes all participants to attend in order to their observations for this lively discussion.   Questions? Contact Jason Linnell at 304-699-1008. Register for this event on your conference registration form. 

New to R2 Certification
Presented by SERI
Tuesday, September 20 / 2:30 - 4:00 pm / Strand 12
No additional fee to attend / Registration required

This course is for those who are considering or just beginning the process of becoming R2 certified. It includes an overview of the R2 Standard requirements, and the steps and costs of R2 certification. Questions? Contact Patty Osterberg at 651-438-3608. Register for this event on your conference registration form.