New this year is a dual-tracked program offering a broader range of educational opportunities.

TRACK 1: – Focusing on Operations, Safety and Maintenance
TRACK 2: Make Recycling Great Again #MRGA – Politics and Its Effect on Domestic and International Markets

Highlights Include:

  • Held at the spectacular Gaylord Texan, outside of Dallas, Texas
  • The RRF Golf Tournament at the Sky Creek Golf Club
  • A full Exhibit Hall, that includes putting greens, will provide numerous networking opportunities

TRACK 1: Seminars include:

‘Hazard Recognition in Scrap Recycling’
Speaker: Tony Smith, ISRI Director of Safety Outreach

Shredders - Speakers: David Kaminski, Wendt Corp.
Additional speakers TBA

Downstreams - Speaker: Bill Close, Wendt Corp.

Mobile Equipment: Safe Operations & Equipment Care
Moderator: Tony Smith, ISRI
Panelists: TBA

TRACK 2: #MRGA Seminars include:

A View from Washington – ‘What Draining the Swamp Means for Us’
Speakers: Mark Lewon, ISRI Chair; Robin Wiener, ISRI President

Presentation of Proler Awards
Sponsored by: C&Y Global, Inc, CMC Recycling, Waukesa-Pearce Industries
Award Recipients: Alan Mayfield and Bob Melendi, CMC Recycling

Keynote Address – ‘The Future of Trade Relationships Between the U.S. and Mexico’
Speaker: Rodolfo Fernandez, Vice President-Recycling and Raw Materials,  DeAcero, Monterrey Mexico

‘Looking Up and Looking Forward’,
Speakers: Nicholas Tolomeo, Platts; Kurt Fowler, The Steel Index

Finance Forecasting – Speaker: Mei Toh, AMM

Town Hall Meeting – Speakers: Mark Lewon and Robin Wiener

Changes in Human Resource Related Legislation Under New Administration
Speaker: Lon Williams, Jr., Law Office of Polsinelli PC

The Time is NOW!

  • Exhibit Space still available

  • Sponsorship comes with highly visible opportunities

  • Early convention registration ends soon – the deadline for discount hotel rooms is May 12!

Haley Glick
2017 Convention Chair

Amy Ward

2017 Convention Co-Chair

Nancy Reynolds

Sponsorship/Exhibitor Coordinator

Ph: 314-200-8956

Lisa Ness Seaberg
Convention Manager

Cell: 910-988-9888

Tricia Dunston
Golf Co-Chair

Ph: 214-689-3542

View Convention Schedule (PDF)

View Convention Program (PDF)

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(Convention & Golf)
Registration Form
This form must be presented in person with payment at the convention registration desk.

Exhibitor Floor Plan

Sponsorship Levels (PDF)

Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center
Toll Free: 877-491-5138
Please let them know you are attending the GCC ISRI Convention in order to receive your room discount.
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