SPECIAL EVENTS


Council Bluffs Recycling Center Open House

Monday, October 8

9-11 a.m.

Attendees are invited to an open house of the Council Bluffs Recycling Center on Monday, October 8 from 9-11 a.m. The Recycling Center is located at 4441 Gifford Road in Council Bluffs. Tony Fiala, solid waste management supervisor, will be on hand to give tours and answer questions. Transportation is on your own.


Student and Young Professional Welcome Luncheon
Monday, October 8
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Mid-America Center, Room D
Students and Young Professionals (YPs) (those 35 and younger or with less than 5 years of experience in the solid waste and recycling industry) are invited to this peer networking lunch. Lunch is provided at no cost and all attendees receive an extra drink ticket for the Monday evening reception. RSVP through the online conference registration or directly to the YP Ambassador, Lauren Nelson, lnelson@barkerlemar.com

Welcome Reception
Monday, October 8
5-7 p.m. in the Exhibit Hall

Exhibit Hall Open House

Tuesday, October 9

3:30-6:30 p.m.

During these hours, the Exhibit Hall is open to the public or guests of attendees and exhibitors, regardless of whether they have registered for the conference. Free admission and cash bar available.  


Vendor Reception
Tuesday, October 9
5-6:30 p.m., in the Exhibit Hall
Live Auction at 6 p.m.

Enjoy food, drinks and take advantage of your last chance to visit with conference exhibitors!

Silent and Live Auctions

Consider donating an item to the Silent/Live Auction. Proceeds benefit the ISOSWO scholarship fund and the IRA education/outreach programs. Contact Erin Vorac, Planner, at info@iowaconference.org or (515) 681-1026.

Pub & Grub Crawl
Tuesday, October 9
7:00 p.m. 

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Network with colleagues while enjoying the local restaurants and bars of the
historic 100 Block of West Broadway in Council Bluffs. Bus transportation provided by Council Bluffs Convention + Visitors Bureau.