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

TRACK 1: Scrap.edu – 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: Scrap.edu 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


CONVENTION SCHEDULE
View Convention Schedule (PDF)

CONVENTION PROGRAM
View Convention Program (PDF)

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

EXHIBITORS
Exhibitor Floor Plan

SPONSORSHIP
Sponsorship Levels (PDF)

HOTEL
Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center
1-817-778-1000
Toll Free: 877-491-5138
Please let them know you are attending the GCC ISRI Convention in order to receive your room discount.
Details / Reservations

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