2019​ Conference

Join us at the 2019 conference, September 30 - October 2, 2019 at Grand Harbor Resort and Grand River Center in Dubuque, Iowa. Register now!

View the Conference Preview to see speakers, highlights, sponsors and more!

Hotel and Conference Center

Grand Harbor Resort
350 Bell St.
Dubuque, IA  52001
563-690-4000  (ext. 1 for reservations)

Hotel Website (do not make reservations using this link)

The official conference hotel, the Grand Harbor Resort in Dubuque, Iowa, is full.

We are suggesting you call one of the following hotels to check for availability. 

Holiday Inn Five Flags
450 Main St, Dubuque, IA 52001
Phone: (563) 556-2000

Hotel Julien
200 Main St, Dubuque, IA 52001
Phone: (563) 556-4200

Social Media

Like our conference Facebook page and use #talkingtrash. 

Download the Conference App, Event Mobi

The app is back again this year!

  1. On your mobile device, download the Event Mobi app through your app store. The code for this year is: 2019iowaconference
  2. Create a login.


If you have any questions about the conference, please contact Shannon Meister, conference planner at info@iowaconference.org or (402) 669-3848.

This event is hosted jointly by the Iowa Recycling Association and Iowa Society of Solid Waste Operations.