Symposium Program 2022

zero waste 9th annual symposium

2022 Symposium Program

Video
Track
Speaker
Topic
Welcome
Tracie Bills & Laura McKaughan, CRRA
California Resource Recovery Association (CRRA) Update
Policy
Council President Sean Elo-Rivera, City of San Diego
City of San Diego’s Update on the Climate Plan and SB 1383
Keynote
Enzo Favoino, Zero Waste Europe
Going Circular With Organics: A Cornerstone in Zero Waste Programmes
Policy
Sue Beets-Atkinson, SBM Management
Three Rs in Facility Discard Management Systems
International
Pål Mårtensson, Let’s Do It
World Wide Litter Cleanup and Branding
Policy
Chair Nathan Fletcher, Supervisor of San Diego County’s 4th District
County of San Diego Board of Supervisors Update on the Climate Plan and SB 1383
Policy
Tyler Farmer, County of San Diego
Agriculture Zoning and Composting Organics
Q/A
Repair
John Davis, Mojave Desert and Mountain Recycling Authority
Right to Repair Approaches
Repair
Kyle Wiens, iFixit
Repair and the Circular Economy
Repair
Louise Bachelor, EnviroGreen Electronic Recycling Services, LLC
Local E-Waste Business Tackling Repair and Reuse
Repair
Peter Mui, Fixit Clinics
“Think Globally, Fix Locally”: Bringing Global Repair Resources to San Diego
Repair
Heather Trim & Xenia Dolovova, Zero Waste Washington
Furniture Repair Pilot Project in Washington State
Repair
Ugo Vallauri, The Restart Project
Don’t Despair, Repair: People-Powered Organizing Fixing Our Relationship with Electronics
Q/A
Lunch
Sponsor Showcase
Reuse
Tracy Sheldon, City of Palm Springs
Local Policies on Reuse and Dining at a Food Establishment
Reuse
Clare Mifln, Center of Zero Waste Design
Designing Cities for Circularity
Reuse
Mary Lou Van Deventer, Urban Ore
Tips and Tricks on How to Start an Urban Ore in Your Community
Reuse
Earthwell Refill, The Nada Shop & Sonoma Refillery
Take a Look Inside Some Local Refilleries with Virtual Tours
Reuse
Brian Macdonald, M’Porte
M’Porte: Reusable Foodware Market in San Diego
Reuse
Amanda Waddle, The Repurpose Project
Expanding Reuse in Gainesville, FL
Q/A
Organics
Avecita Jones & Alyssa Wagner, City of Carlsbad
Lessons Learned On Developing and Implementing a Food Recovery Program.
Organics
Geertje Grootenhuis, San Diego Food Systems Alliance
San Diego County Food Vision 2030: Scaling Up Food Waste Prevention, Recovery, and Recycling Initiatives
Organics
Robert Hill, EDCO
SB 1383: Collection & Processing Compostable Organics; New Rules
Organics
Naomi Wentworth, The Compost Group
Local Composter’s Guide on Navigating SB 1383
Organics
Captain Charles Moore, Long Beach Organic
Plants, the Original Reusers
Q/A
Keynote
Ruth Sandven & Kim Knox, League of Women Voters
Just Trash- Why It’s Time for a Revote on the People’s Ordinance
Closing Remarks
Gary Liss, NRC, Recycling is Infrastructure AND Ruth Abbe, ZWUSA, ZWUSA Programs
Neil Seldman, ILSR, EPR: Federal Legislation
Happy Hour
Let’s Keep the Discussion Going
Join Our Sponsors, Speakers & Peers in Designated Break Out Rooms

2022 Symposium Sponsors