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 for new workshops being added and additional information.

Monday, September 18

Intro to R2
Presented by: SERI
Time: 1:00 - 2:30 pm
Meeting Room: TBD
Fee: No 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.

ERCC Workshop: State Recycling Laws
Presented by: National Center for Electronics Recycling (NCER)
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Meeting Room: TBD
Fee: $75 for non-member / registration fee waived for ERCC members / registration required

What Your Auditor Expects to See During an Audit
Presented by: SERI
Time: 2:45 - 4:15
Meeting Room: TBD
Fee: No fee to attend / registration required

Hear from R2 auditors who will be presenting five "mini-sessions" on the records and documentation that auditors expect to see during an audit. Areas of the R2 Standard that will be featured include:
• Due Diligence of Downstream Vendors (Prov. 5)
• Testing and Sales Records Required for Reusable Electronics (Prov. 6)
• Tracking the Flow of Material (Prov. 7)
• Data Destruction and Validation Records (Prov. 8)
• Insurance, Closure Plan & Financial Instruments (Prov. 11)

R2 Director, Corey Dehmey, will also be providing an update from the R2 Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) on proposed changes to the R2 Standard.  Questions? Contact Patty Osterberg at 651-438-3608.