Schedule at a Glance

Tuesday April 4, 2006
Session Time Business Operations Technical Information Workshop
9:00 am
10:15 am
Dealing with Unions — Rm S228 Complying with Emission Requirements: Alternative Fuels and Retrofitting — Rm S232 Landfill Operations Part I — Rm S227 Special Events
EIA's Invitational 8:00 am
Shotgun Start
Welcome Reception
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm A Tribute to New Orleans Tiberius Ballroom 3rd Floor, Promenade Level, Caesar's Palace
10:30 am
11:45 am
I: Putting a Value on Your Business — Rm S230
II: 10 Secrets to Increase Your Profitability — Rm S228
Transfer Stations 101 — Rm S232
12:00 pm-
1:30 pm
Boxed Lunch Discussions: I. Video: Be Safe, Be Proud at the Transfer Station — Rm S225/226
II: Automated Collection Services — The Future? — Rm S233
1:45 pm
3:00 pm
Hall of Famer: Lonnie Poole, Jr. — Rm S228 I: Recycling Contracts — Rm S232
II: Managing Solid Waste Facilities to Control Nuisances — Rm S231
Landfill Operations Part I (Continued) — Rm S227
3:15 pm
4:30 pm
I: Turning the Tables: When Garbagemen Become Politicians — Rm S228
II: Emerging Technologies: Alternatives to Landfills and Incineration — Rm S230
I: Composting — Rm S231
II: History of Garbage — Rm S232


Wednesday April 5, 2006
Session Time Business Operations Technical Information Safety Municipal Workshop
Exhibits 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Special Events
EIA's Inspirational Breakfast — Room S221 7:45 am - 10:00 am
Mack Driving Skills Safety Challenge
Find the Barking Bulldog
International Reception — Room S 221 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
10:15 am
11:45 am
Dealing with the Media: How to Avoid Mistakes and Control Your Image — Rm S233 E-Waste: Recycling and Collection — Rm S232 Safety Innovations in Waste Collection — Rm S228 Is Privatizing Right for Your Town? — Rm S231 Landfill Operations Part II — Rm S227
12:00 pm
1:30 pm
Boxed Lunch Discussion: Solid Waste Industry Trends — Rm S225/226
1:45 pm
3:00 pm
Flow Control Update — Rm S233 Single Stream Recycling — Rm S232 Investing in Safety to Save Money — Rm S228 Bidding on Municipal Contracts — Rm S231 Landfill Operations Part II (Continued) — Rm S227
3:15 pm
4:30 pm
I: Management 101: From the Back of the Truck to the Front Office — Rm S233
II: Waste Management Brokers — Rm S230
C & D Processing — Rm S232 Practical Safety Tips for the Waste Industry — Rm S228 Bidding on Municipal Contracts (Continued) — Rm S231 Landfill Operations Part II (Continued) — Rm S227


Thursday April 6, 2006
Session Time Business Operations Technical Information Municipal Workshop
Exhibits 10:00 am - 5:00 pm • Medical Waste Conference 8:00 am — 6:00 pm — Room S 219/220 Special Events
Mack Driving Skills Safety Challenge
Find the Barking Bulldog
Safety Fashion Show 4pm
EREF's Annual Equipment Auction & Charity Raffle 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
9:00 am
10:15 am
How to Hire and Keep Good Employees — Rm S233 I: Roadside Inspections — Rm S232
II: Using Route Optimization and GPS Technology — Rm S228
Municipal Contracting Issues — Rm S231 Emergency Planning — Rm S227
10:30 pm
11:45 pm
How to Discipline and Terminate Employees — Rm S233 Special Delivery: Waste from Space — Rm S228 The Aftermath: Katrina Cleanup Operations — Rm S227
12:30 pm
1:30 pm
Boxed Lunch Discussions: There's Nothing Like Being a Champion — Rm S225/226
1:45 pm
5:00 pm
I: Pricing Residential Services — Rm S227
II: Recovered Paper Markets — Rm S233
III: Defensive Driving Techniques — Rm S232
IV: Don't Hire a Crook — Rm S228
V: Tough Issues in Drug and Alcohol Testing — Rm S228


Friday April 7, 2006

Exhibits 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Last chance to walk the show floor and meet with more than 450 exhibitors showcasing the latest in solid waste and recycling products and services.

Medical Waste Conference* 8:30 am - 12:15 pm — Room S219/220 *Separate registration is required for the Medical Waste Conference.

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