WSRA's 40th Annual Conference and Trade Show

May 17th - May 20th, 2020 |  Hilton, Vancouver, WA

Conference Schedule of Events - Printable Program Coming Soon!

Sunday, May 17th, 2020


10:00am to 3:00pm 


11:00am to 4:00pm

Annual Golf Scramble "Weapons of Grass Destruction"


Networking Activities

5:00pm to 6:00pm 
Location TBA

First Time Attendee Meet and Greet
Whether you’re a first-time attendee, a student, new professional, or a new member of WSRA, come meet some of your fellow attendees! 

6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location TBA
Welcome Celebration Dinner 
**Dinner included with Full Conference Registration and
with Monday Single Day Registration, Additional Tickets Available
By Contacting WSRA Staff

Monday, May 18th, 2020

7:30am to 8:30am  Networking Breakfast
8:30am to 9:30am 

Opening Keynote Address: 

9:45am to 10:15am

Exhibit Hall Grand Opening & Break - Silent Auction Opening
10:30am  to 11:45am 
Breakout Session #1a

Breakout Session #1b

Breakout Session #1c

12:00pm to1:00pm 

Lunch and WSRA Annual Meeting
The WSRA Board of Directors and staff will share highlights
of the past year’s activities and achievements, and give you a
sneak peek of what’s to come.

1:15pm to 2:30pm 

Breakout Session #2a

Breakout Session #2b

Breakout Session #2c
Break in the Exhibit Hall
3:00pm to 5:00pm






5:00pm to  8:30pm 

Free Time
Dinner & Dialogue or Dinner On Your Own.   

Tuesday, May 19th, 2020

7:30am to 8:30am 
Networking Breakfast
8:30am to10:00am 

Plenary Session - ROY Awards Presentations

10:00am to10:30am 
Break with Exhibitors
10:30am  to11:45am
Breakout Session #3a

Breakout Session #3b Breakout Session #3c


12:00pm to 1:00pm 

Lunch and Plenary Session: Awards Lunch & Presentations
by Award Recipients

Join our 2019 Recycler of the Year Award recipients
to discuss their accomplishments, challenges, and plans for recycling
success. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to learn from,
network with, and celebrate some of the best in the industry!

2:00pm to 3:15pm
Breakout Session #4a

Breakout Session #4b

Breakout Session #4c



Exhibit Hall Closing Celebration and Networking Social
3:45pm to 5:30pm  Free Time
5:30pm to 7:00pm 

Pre-Banquet Reception and Wine Pull  - Silent Auction Closing
Start off an evening of fun and celebration with hors d’oeuvres 
and beverages with your fellow attendees. Participate in the Wine Pull 
to support WSRA. For $20 you may “pull” a numbered cork from 
the basket and win the bottle (ranging in value from $10 - $100) with the
corresponding number.

7:00pm to 8:45pm

Gala Award (Hall of Fame/Individual Awards Only), Banquet & Live Auction
Join us as we celebrate the accomplishments of outstanding 
Recyclers of the Year and honor longtime recyclers as they are 
inducted into WSRA’s Recycling Hall of Fame. Get your bidding arm
ready to support WSRA
 as we continue to celebrate our 39th Annual
Conference and Trade Show!
 This is an evening not to miss.
Semi-formal attire 
is encouraged.

**Additional tickets for guests/spouses can be purchased by
contacting WSRA Staff.** 

9:00pm to12:00pm 
Location TBA
President's Reception

Join WSRA Board President Ron Jones for dancing and
fun following the banquet!

Wednesday, May 20th, 2020

8:30am to 9:30am 

Networking Breakfast
9:00am to10:00am 

Closing Keynote Address - 


10:00am to 11:00am

Closing Remarks and Adjourn