2017 Program

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Monday, March 27

11:00 - 5:00Registration Open
12:00 - 5:00Golf Tournament @ The Dye Club
7:00Golf Awards & Dinner
Workshops & Tour
9:00 - 3:30Collegiate Recyclers Coalition Workshop
@ Coastal Carolina
10:00 - 2:00Full Circle Food - Lunchroom to Garden
@ Ocean Drive Elementary School and Horry County Solid Waste Authority Landfill
2:00 - 5:00Keep America Beautiful Workshop
@ Embassy Suites

Tuesday, March 28

8:00 - 5:00Registration Open
8:00 - NoonExhibitor Set-up
8:00 - 9:00Breakfast/Embassy Suites Dining Area
(All Kingston Plantation Guests Included)
9:00 - 10:00First Timer's Meeting
10:00 - NoonWorkshops
- HHW Workshop
- SC DHEC Grants Workshop
10:00 - NoonMeetings
- SERDC Board Meeting
- Collegiate Recyclers Coalition Business Meeting
Noon - 1:00Lunch in Exhibit Hall
(Exhibit Hall Open)
1:00 - 2:30General Session I
New Developments in the Carolinas' Recycling Economy
2:30 - 2:45Break
2:45 - 4:15Concurrent Sessions
1- Resources to Boost Your Recycling Program
2- Recycling Successes Away from Home
3- Navigating the Future of Electronics Recycling in the Carolinas
4- Plastic Film & Bag Recycling Success Stories
4:30 - 6:30 Grand Opening Reception in Exhibit Hall
6:30 - 7:30Business & Industry Recycling Council Meet & Greet

Wednesday, March 29

8:00 - 5:00Registration Open
8:00 - 6:30Exhibit Hall Open
8:00 - 8:30Breakfast/Embassy Suites Dining Area
(All Kingston Plantation Guests)
9:00 - 10:00General Session II
Cutting Food Waste in Half: How Do We Get There in the Carolinas?
10:00 - 5:30 Silent Auction
10:00 - 10:30Break in Exhibit Hall
10:30 - NoonConcurrent Sessions
5- Fighting Contamination in Recyclables
6- Advancing Recycling in Rural and Unincorporated Areas
7- Cutting Food Waste in Half: Examples of Early Success
8- Weathering the Storm: An Education on Storm Debris Management
9- Increasing Diversion in Healthcare Facilities
Noon - 1:30 CRA Awards Luncheon
1:30 - 3:00Conversation Café
3:00 - 3:30Break in Exhibit Hall
3:00 - 3:30CRA Health Care Council Interest Meeting
3:30 - 4:30CRA Town Hall and Business Meeting
3:15 - 4:30Cutting Carolinas Food Waste in Half: Discussion on Next Steps
4:30 - 6:30Reception in Exhibit Hall

Thursday, March 30

8:00 - 10:00Registration Open
8:00 - 11:00Exhibit Hall Open
8:00 - 9:00Breakfast/Embassy Suites Dining Area
(All Kingston Plantation Guests Included)
9:00 - 10:30Concurrent Sessions
10- Reimagining Resources: Fresh Views of Reuse
11- Advances in Recycling Materials Collection
12- Safety in Recycling
13- The State of Glass: Exploring Solutions
10:30 - 11:00Break in Exhibit Hall
11:00 - 12:30Closing General Session
- The State of Things: A North and South Carolina Update
12:30Adjourn
11:00 - 3:00Exhibit Hall Breakdown