2023 Schedule Details, Day 2

October 26
Zero Waste Communities

All activities are on the Main Stage – except Concurrent Sessions.
Click session titles to access their descriptions.

Times are listed in Pacific Standard Time

Draft Schedule

Time Track A Track B Track C
7:45 am

Start Time

Moderator: Ruth Abbe
8:00 am

Welcome & Opening

Moderators: Jeremy Drake, Dennis Uyat • Speaker: Zeynep Çelikel
8:15 am
8:45 am

Plenary • Zero Waste Communities

Speakers: Jayson M. Noveda, Jordan Figueiredo, Nazir Kahn
9:45 am

Alternative Economy Research with Deep Dives into Fashion and Celebrations

Moderator: Linda Rico • Speakers: Kelley Dennings, Kim Dinan, Malia Becker

Building Equity into Coalitions

Moderators: Hayden Sloan & Daniella Menendez • Speakers: Sunni Hutton, Alexis Young

Environment & Health

Speakers: Patti Toews, Mike Ewall, Jeff Morris
10:45 am
11:45 am

Plenary • Overcoming Hurdles in Passing Zero Waste Legislative Bills

Moderator: Megan Wolff • Speakers: Heather Trim, Nick Lapis, Randy Moorman
12:45 pm

Plenary • Success Stories from Profitable Reuse Enterprises

Moderator: Neil Seldman • Speakers: Terry McDonald, Heather Walch, Mike Gable
1:45 pm

Update on the Plastics Treaty

Moderator: Aditi Varshneya • Speakers: Jo Banner, Neil Tangri

Equity in Zero Waste Policies and Programs

Speakers: Marria Evbuoma, Zen Borlongan, Kelly York

Zero Waste Culture Change

Moderator: Jeremy Drake • Speakers: Daniela Ochoa, Michelle Struthers, Jessica Robinson
2:45 pm
3:15 pm
4:00 pm

Sponsors 2023

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Partners 2023

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