Atlanta Workshop Agenda

Day 1 (September 23, 2002)

9:00am – 10:00am Registration and Continental Breakfast
10:00am – 10:15am Introduction and Welcome
SWIX / EPA Region 4
10:15am – 11:00am Electronic Equipment Issues and Background
Ray Moreau, Southern Waste Information exchange, Inc.
11:00am – 11:45am Electronic Equipment Composition & Research
Kevin Vann, University of Florida
Mitch Kessler, Kessler Consulting, Inc.
11:45am –12:30pm National Electronics Policies & Regulations – What’s New?
Pam Swingle, EPA Region 4
12:30pm – 1:45pm Lunch (on your own)
1:45pm – 3:15pm State Programs & Regulatory Requirements
States Programs Panel:
Raoul Clarke, Florida
Maureen Hickman, Minnesota
Regina Rochez, Maryland
Lebeed Kady, North Carolina
Chuck Boelkins, Georgia
3:15pm – 3:45pm Donations & Reuse: Opportunities & Liabilities
Carolyn Phillips, Reboot, Inc.
3:45pm – 4:00pm Afternoon Break
4:00pm – 5:15pm Collection & Processing: Recycling Industry Options
Recycling Industry Panel:
Mark Proctor, Creative Recycling Systems
Karen Sabitini, Athens/Clarke County, GA
Lauren Roman, United Recycling Industries, Inc.
5:15pm – 5:30pm Open Discussion
5:30pm Adjourn Workshop
6:00pm – 7:00pm Workshop Reception

Day 2 (September 24, 2002)

8:15am – 9:00am Continental Breakfast
9:00am – 10:15am Electronic Manufacturers/Trade Association Views
Mark Sharp, Panasonic
Frank Marella, Sharp
Peter Muscanelli, IAER
10:15am – 10:30am Morning Break
10:30am – 12:00pm Electronic Equipment Generators:
Impacts of Laws/Regulations
Business and Institutional Sector Representatives Panel
Martin Seaman, Oakland County, MI
Kevin McCarthy, Waste Management Asset Recovery Group
Athena Bradley, Goodwill Industries
Seth Heine, Collective Good International
12:00pm – 12:30pm Open Discussion & Workshop Wrap-up
12:30pm Adjourn Workshop