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CWMA Events 2021/2022


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Friday, Feb 5, 2021 | 10:00 am-12:00 pm | Virtual Event| RECAP
Ready for the Replacements? Goodbye Single Use Plastic, Hello____? 


Friday, April 9, 2021| 10:00 am-12:00 pm | Virtual Event | RECAP
Circular Economy in the Built Environment: Making it Real


Friday, June 4, 2021 | 9:30 am-11:00 AGM  11:00-11:30 | Virtual Event | RECAP
The Road to Zero Waste: A Work in Progress Annual General Meeting


June 25, 2021 | 10:00-11:30 AM PT | Virtual Event | CWMA Textile Recycling Roundtable with a presentation from Gabriola Island Recycling Organizations’s C2C Threads Textile Initiative. 


CWMA Annual Conference 

October 7 – Conference Pre-Event 2 | 9:30 – 11:15 AM
October 15 – Conference Pre-Event 3 | 10:00 – 11:30 AM
October 20 – 22, CWMA Annual Conference ~ In-person/Virtual Combo Event at the Victoria BC, Convention Centre

CWMA 2021 Conference


November 17, 2021 | 12:00 – 1:30 PM | Lunch & Learn Presentation & Workshop | Virtual Event
Defining Remoteness: A data based approach to the geographic accessibility conversation

The growth of open geospatial data and tools provides new opportunities to map accessibility to services for rural and remote communities.  Following a presentation on the first set of nation-wide proximity measures by the team at Statistics Canada, we will discuss and apply aspects of the model to the current situation for recycling and waste management in BC. 


Friday, November 26, 2021 | 10:30 am-12:00 pm | Virtual Event
Pilots & Programs to watch for in 2022. Details to follow!

Industry Events

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2021

  • April 15, 2021 | World Circular Economy Forum event online
  • May 5 & 6 | Bettering Environmental Stewardship & Technology 2021 | Virtual
  • May 12-14, 2021 | Lower Mainland Local Government Association | Virtual 
  • May 24-25, 2021 Washington State Recycling Association | Virtual
  • May 28, 2021 | AVICC AGM & Convention | Virtual
  • June 8-10, 2021 | The Industrial Circular Economy Conference | Trail BC
  • June 10-11, 2021 | RCBC 2021 | Virtual
  • September 13-15, 2021 | World Circular Economy Forum hosted in Canada | Toronto 
  • September 14-15, 2021 | Waste & Recycling Expo | Mississauga
  • September 13-17, 2021 | Union of BC Municipalities Annual Meeting
  • September 29-October 1, 2021  | Recycling Council of Alberta Conference | Banff

    October 20-22, 2021 | CWMA Annual Conference | Victoria | Hybrid (In-Person & Virtual)
  • October 28, 2021 | Zero Waste Conference (Virtual)
  • December 1, 2021 | SWANA Day 2021 | (Virtual)
  • April 27 -29, 2022 | SWANA Pacific Chapter (British Columbia & Yukon) Pacific Northwest Regional Symposium “Winds of Change – Achieving Sustainability in Solid Waste”

2022

  • October 19-21, 2022  | Recycling Council of Alberta Conference | Banff
  • October 26-28, 2022 | CWMA Annual Conference | Victoria