Preliminary Agenda

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Sunday, June 9

2:00PM - 3:00PM Round Table: How to Increase Bottle Recycling Without a Bottle Bill
5:00PM - 7:00PM Welcome Reception


Monday, June 10

7:00AM - 8:00AM Breakfast

Special Presentation: How the Colorado Legislative Session Works and How Recycle Colorado is Involved in Shaping Policy for Recycling

8:00AM - 9:30AM Welcome Remarks - Nicholas Gradisar, Mayor of Pueblo

Opening Keynote - King Soopers representative

9:45AM - 11:45AM

Concurrent Break-outs

  • Recycling 101
  • Local Policy Round Table: Making Change Happen
  • What's Happening with C&D in Colorado
  • Solutions for Plastics #3-#7
12:30PM - 1:30PM

Luncheon Plenary

  • End Markets
1:30PM - 2:30PM Business Partner Showcase
2:30PM - 4:30PM

Concurrent Break-outs

  • Action Group Update: Glass & Multifamily Recycling
  • How to Apply for Grants in Colorado
  • Recycle Colorado's Materials Platform
  • What is the Public's Perception of Recycling?
6:00PM - 9:00PM Recycling Awards Gala ($65) - Party-style fundraiser at Brues Alehouse on the Riverwalk. Dinner and entertainment provided. Space is limited; tickets must be purchased in advance


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Tuesday, June 11

7:00AM - 8:00AM Breakfast
7:30AM - 9:30AM


  • Pueblo RecycleWorks & Roots Recycling ($15)
  • Southern Colorado Services and Recycling & Rock Worx ($15)
  • EVRAZ Rocky Mountain Steel ($15) - SOLD OUT - To add your name to a waitlist, contact Amy Randell
  • Vestas Wind Towers Plant ($15)
  • Yoga & Walking Tour ($10)
8:00AM - 10:00AM Business Partner Showcase
10:00AM - 11:30AM

Concurrent Break-outs

  • Empowering Regulatory Leaders with the Knowledge of What Organics Recycling Entails
  • Packaging
  • NextCycle Pitch Session: Colorado’s Next Big End-Market Ideas
  • State Policy Round Table: Building On the Momentum We Have Created
11:45AM - 12:45PM Networking Lunch
12:45PM - 1:30PM Plenary: State Policy
1:45PM - 3:45PM

Concurrent Round Tables

  • Front Range
  • Western Slope
  • Mountains
  • Rural

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