KPPC's Calendar of Events

Jul
25
Tue
2017 U.S. Product Stewardship Forum @ Omni Parker House Hotel
Jul 25 – Jul 26 all-day

This year’s Forum will highlight current product stewardship trends in the U.S., focusing on packaging, pharmaceuticals, paint, electronics, HHW, and other priority products. In Product Stewardship Institute style, each session will be highly participatory, designed for multi-stakeholder discussion of cutting-edge topics. Worldwide leaders will assess the successes and challenges of extended producer responsibility programs and provide the context needed to help us advance the product stewardship movement in the U.S.

More information about the agenda and how to register are available on the forum web site.

Aug
1
Tue
2017 Sustainability Management Conference @ Westin Lombard Yorktown Center
Aug 1 – Aug 2 all-day

Find Focus, Execute Your Strategy

Are you responsible for implementing sustainability efforts, or tracking and reporting their results? Is the scope of your sustainability program expanding in all directions? This conference will offer insights that will help you improve your company’s performance internally and more effectively manage your sustainability data at both ends of the supply chain.

Benchmark Your Sustainability Program

Learn benchmark leading practices, discover new solutions and hear hard-won accomplishments from your peers. Discover new innovative strategies companies are using to meet sustainability goals and how companies address sustainability trends.

What You Will Learn

Through a mix of peer-led sessions and interactive discussions, this year’s conference agenda will address challenges and opportunities in the areas of:

  • Sustainability Innovations
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainable Investing
  • Circular Economy
  • Measuring your Impacts
  • Setting Meaningful Goals

NAEM’s Corporate Sustainability Conference is designed for EHS and sustainability managers from across industries.

Find out more and how to register for this informative conference.

 


The National Association for Environmental Management (NAEM) empowers corporate leaders to advance environmental stewardship, create safe and healthy workplaces, and promote global sustainability. As the largest professional community for EHS and sustainability decision-makers, we provide peer-led educational conferences and an active network for sharing solutions to today’s corporate EHS and sustainability management challenges. Visit NAEM online at www.naem.org.

Aug
21
Mon
Waste Conversion Technology Conference & Trade Show @ Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa & Marina
Aug 21 – Aug 23 all-day

The Waste Conversion Technology Conference & Trade Show (WCTC) provides an educational and networking forum for informing the public and private sectors of the economic and environmental significance of converting waste materials into alternative fuels such as biogas, syngas, plastic derived fuels, biodiesel and ethanol as well as other renewable fuels.

Learn about:

  • Gasification,
  • Pyrolysis,
  • Anaerobic Digestion,
  • Plasma Arch and
  • other innovative Thermal and Non-thermal Waste Conversion Technologies.

Visit the conference website to find out more and to register.


The Southern Waste Information eXchange, Inc. (SWIX) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that assists industry and municipalities with waste issues. SWIX acts as a waste match-maker, putting waste generators in touch with waste users. For more info visit http://swixusa.org

Aug
27
Sun
StormCon 2017 Surface Water Quality Conference & Expo @ Meydenbauer Convention Center
Aug 27 – Aug 31 all-day

The StormCon 2017 Surface Water Quality Conference & Expo will be held Aug. 27-31 in Bellevue, Washington.

StormCon is a stormwater pollution prevention conference and trade show. Meet leading stormwater experts on BMPs, low-impact development, program management, construction-site runoff, green infrastructure, monitoring and research.

Emerging technology, products and services will be on display in the exhibit hall. Get hands on experience at more than 185 stormwater exhibits.

Why attend?

  • Discover the most comprehensive stormwater educational curriculum available anywhere.
  • Learn about the latest best management practices.
  • Enhance your stormwater credentials and earn CEUs.
  • Meet and network with colleagues, solutions providers and surface water quality experts.

 

Conference information and registration are available online.

 

Aug
28
Mon
The Resource Recycling Conference
Aug 28 – Aug 30 all-day

Where the Industry Evolves

The Resource Recycling Conference, in partnership with the National Recycling Coalition and in alliance with Waste360, the Recycling Association of Minnesota and the Minnesota chapter of SWANA, is the must-attend conference for the recycling industry’s most influential policy leaders, CEOs and government officials. The conference, now entering its seventh year, is your opportunity to network with clients, prospective partners, vendors and top materials management decision-makers all in one location, saving you precious time and travel expenses. The conference’s lineup of education sessions will offer attendees the latest on materials processing trends, tactics to boost diversion rates, legislative talking points, market analysis and much more.

Registration is now open. Registration includes entrance into info-packed conference sessions and the exhibit hall as well as two continental breakfasts, two lunches, refreshment breaks and an evening reception. Registration does not include lodging.

Find out more about this conference and how to register.

Oct
11
Wed
Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference and Expo 2017 @ Raleigh Convention Center
Oct 11 – Oct 13 all-day

Are you looking for ways to reduce your fleet’s emissions or operations costs? The Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference will showcase the latest and greatest technologies in the biofuels, electric, natural gas, and propane arenas. Our conference will also have a strong focus on data driven decisions and technologies.

Attend to learn more, network with professionals, and see the latest technologies.

View the agenda and register online for this conference.

 


Conference organized by the NC Clean Energy Technology Center with support from the NC Department of Transportation.

Oct
30
Mon
2017 ACEEE National Conference on Energy Efficiency as a Resource @ The Wigwam Arizona
Oct 30 – Nov 1 all-day

The 2017 ACEEE National Conference on Energy Efficiency as a Resource will be held Oct. 30-Nov. 1 in Litchfield Park, Arizona.

Explore innovative approaches for designing and delivering energy efficiency programs. At this utility-focused event, held every other year by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy since 2001, how utilities can best integrate energy efficiency into planning and operations will be addressed. Industry leaders will convene to discuss the latest developments in using energy efficiency to meet new challenges as well as existing customer and utility needs.

The energy landscape is quickly shifting, and efficiency is emerging as a least-cost way to address mounting concerns about system reliability, volatile fuel prices, power plant construction costs and environmental compliance. Moreover, energy efficiency in homes, businesses and industries saves money, creates jobs and improves the environment.

For more information and to register, please visit the conference website.