Session Slide Decks (Click session title or presenter name for respective slide deck.) 

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

9:10 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Integrated Systems: What’s the Next Business Model?
Dylan de Thomas, Editorial
Director, Resource Recycling
Ted Siegler, Partner, DSM Environmental Services, Inc.

10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Concurrent Technical Sessions

Faulkner-KellerRecycling Markets Update
Richard Keller, Recycling Coordinator, Maryland Environmental Service
Nancy Faulkner, Marketing Manager, Maryland Environmental Service

Durability of GeoSynthetics (Sorry – Slide Deck Unavailable)
George R. Koerner, Ph.D., P.E. and CQA; Director, Geosynthetic Institute, Drexel University

11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Concurrent Technical Sessions

 GoodrichA 2050 Vision for Materials Management
Nina Goodrich, Executive Director, GreenBlue

Impact of Diversion on Landfill Gas
Alex Stege, Senior Project Advisor, SCS Engineers

1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Legislative Update

  • Pam Kasemeyer, Managing Partner, Schwartz, Metz & Wise, P.A.
  • Andrew
    Cassilly, Resource Conservation Manager, Harford County Public Schools
    and Delegate to Maryland General Assembly for District 35B (Cecil and
    Harford Counties)

2:45 – 3:30 p.m.
Concurrent Technical Sessions

Vance21st Century Organics: Food Diversion Update
Ron Vance, Chief, Materials Conservation and Recycling Branch, US Environmental Protection Agency

Post-Closure Care and Management for Landfills
Jeremy Morris, Senior Engineer, Geosyntec Consultants

3:45 – 4:45 p.m.
Materials Management Town Hall: Setting Practical Goals in a Polarized World
John Carlton, P.E., BCEE, Senior Vice President, GBB (Moderator)

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.


Is the Glass Half Full? Practical Strategies to Minimize Contamination and Maximize Quality
Lisa Skumatz, Principal and Founder, Skumatz Economic Research Associates, Inc.
Jacob Seldin, Assistant Solid Waste Manager, Springfield Department of Public Works

10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Concurrent Technical Sessions

PulleyWishful Recycling: Guerilla Marketing for Recyclers
Brenda Pulley, Senior Vice President, Keep America Beautiful

21st Century Technology: Aerial Inspections Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Michael A. Perez, E.I., CPESC – Auburn University 

11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Concurrent Technical Sessions

21st Century Technology: Recycling Game Changers on the Horizon
Nathiel Egosi, P.E, President, RRT Design & Construction/RRT SIGMA

BidermanSafety: Maximize Production & Minimize Risk
David Biderman, CEO, Solid Waste Association of North America