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Symposium 2016 Schedule

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Third Annual Zero Waste Symposium • Programs and Policies Moving us Closer to Zero
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
County of San Diego Operations Center
5520 Overland Avenue, (Campus Center Hearing Room)
San Diego, California 92123


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Registration and Coffee (8:00am)

Introduction and Kickoff
Richard Anthony – Zero Waste San Diego
John Dane – California Resource Recovery Association

Local Jurisdictions Taking Action
County of San Diego Supervisor Ron Roberts
City of San Diego Councilmember David Alvarez
Dean Spehn, Policy Manager, Assembly Member Toni Atkins’ Office
Cody Hooven – City of San Diego

Zero Waste Keynote
Captain Charles Moore – Algalita

Track 1: OrganicsTyla Montgomery – Hidden Resources
Nita Kurmans Gilson – CropSwap and Jessica Toth – Solana Center
Chuck Samuelson – Kitchens for Good
Bill Prinz – City of San Diego LEA
Elly Brown – Food Systems Alliance
Jacklin Mikhail-Fox – San Diego County REHS and Vanessa Mello – San Diego County DEH
Calla Rose Ostrander – The Jena & Michael King Foundation

Track 2: Reuse and Repair
Laura Anthony – Zero Waste San Diego
Manuel Medrano – City of Chula Vista and Michael Wonsidler – County of San Diego
Beth Forsberg – Goodwill and Colleen Foster – City of Oceanside
Natatlie Roberts-DeCarli – ILACSD
Chelsea Klaseus – City of San Diego

Track 3: Recycling and Marine DebrisBob Hill – EDCO, Elmer Heap – WM, and Carlos Jaime – Republic Services
Kate L. Sheehan, PhD – Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Jason Rubin – Surfrider Foundation
Ruth Abbe – Zero Waste USA, Captain Moore – Algalita, Jason Rubin – Surfrider Foundation, and Neil Seldman -ILSR

Adjourn (5:00pm)

After Hours Networking: Includes drinks and light snacks


Boll Weevil
9330 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard, E
San Diego, CA