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IRA-Logo-largeJULY 20TH AND 21ST

2016 ILLINOIS RECYCLING ASSOCIATION SUSTAINABILILTY CONFERENCE

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel
Chicago, Illinois

The Illinois Recycling Association invites you to attend a two-day conference highlighting sustainable initiatives and honoring key partners.

Solid Waste Association of North America Continuing Education Units available. Learn more >

Honoree Keynote Speaker:

Robert Kaplan U.S EPA Region 5 Administrator


Honorees:

Congressman Keith Maurice Ellison
 Representing Minnesota’s 5
th District

  Honorable Patrick Joseph “Pat” Quinn, Jr.
41
st Governor of Illinois 

Treasurer Michael W. Frerichs
State of Illinois


Tickets:

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ILLINOIS RECYCLING ASSOCIATION
P.O Box 4637
Chicago, IL 60680
www.illinoisrecycling.org
312-952-1238

Agenda:

July 20th:
6:30-10:00pm

Mystic Blue Lake Cruise
Navy Pier

Honorees:

  • Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs
  • Recycler of the Year Kay McKeen SCARCE
  • Lifetime Achievement Award Ron Shumaker, Midwest Fiber Recycling

Dinner and Fireworks

July 21st:
8:00 am
2016 Sustainability Conference
Registration and Breakfast outside Atlantic Ballroom
8:45 am Members Meeting Board Election Caspian Room
9:15 am Welcoming Remarks: Melville Nickerson, Executive Director, IRA
9:30 am Smart Energy Initiatives Panel
Moderated by Mark Pruitt, Former Director-Illinois Power Agency
10:45 am Networking Break
11:30 am Lunch and Honorees
Congressman Keith Ellison
Governor Pat Quinn
Keynote Speaker: EPA Region 5 Administrator Robert Kaplan
Election of new IRA board members
1:00 pm Sustainable Materials Strategic Plan Panel
Moderated by Carol Staniec, EPA Region 5
2:30 pm Electronic Recycling Panel
Moderated by IL State Representative Emily McAsey (85th District)
4:00pm Closing Remarks: Melville Nickerson, Executive Director, IRA

 

Title Sponsor

K.Hoving Companies

Major Sponsors

Ameren Illinois Peoples Gas North Shore Gas Land and Lakes
MBL Recycling Com Ed Organix Recycling

Participating Sponsors

JKS Ventures TAZ Construction & Demolition Recycling Economy Disposal Service
Universal Commodity ServicesMidwest Fiber Recycling
Dart Falcon Green Resources PDC RR Landscape Supply

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