2018 Conference

2018 Conference

Edmonton, AB



Join us at the beautiful Chateau Lacombe May 9-11, 2018 in Edmonton, AB.

The Next Generation, the SWANA Northern Lights 2018 Conference & Tradeshow, highlights the latest developments in waste and recycling. What does the next generation of landfills, MRFs, equipment, programs and communication tools look like? Expect informative sessions and look forward to hearing from past, present and future generations. See you in Edmonton.

To book your room use the online booking link below or guests can call in and book directly with Reservations at 1-800-661-8801 or 780-428-6611, Monday thru Friday, 8:30am – 5:00 pm
Chateau Lacombe
URL Group Code: 20180506SOL


Possible topics for papers include:
1. The Next Generation – Future of Waste, recycling, landfills &/or programs
2. Safety
3. Communication
4. Collections
5. Composting
6. Technology
7. Disaster Debris
8. Alternative Fuels

Deadline for Submission of Abstracts: November 17, 2017

Submission of Abstracts:
1. Maximum abstract length is 250 words.
2. Please include the title of the presentation and the names of the author(s) and presenter(s) with a brief presenter bio and full contact information.
3. Abstracts should be submitted by email to: Sheri Praski at sheripraski@baudoux.ca

A discounted conference registration fee will be available for presenters of accepted papers.

Authors may submit more than one abstract, however the intent is to limit presenters to one topic.

Not all presentations will be accepted. The lead author will be notified by email if their presentation is accepted by January 31, 2018.

Student presentations will be included in the conference and a student registration rate will be available.

Conference presentations will be included in the proceedings (posted on the SWANA web page).