Penton Media announced this week that its annual WasteExpo conference and exposition will be held May 9-12, 2011, in Dallas. Organized by the Environmental Industry Associations (EIA), WasteExpo’s 2011 conference program will offer over 40 sessions and workshops designed to provide waste and recycling professionals with critical information needed to perform their jobs more effectively and efficiently.

“The WasteExpo 2011 educational program has been completely revamped to provide new topics from the attendees’ perspective,” said Alice Jacobsohn, EIA’s director of education.

Conference tracks for the 2011 event will include:

  • Recycling,
  • Small Hauler Interests
  • Cost-Effective Solutions
  • Alternative Energy Systems
  • Workplace Health
  • Recycling Markets
  • Financial Growth
  • Collection Technology
  • Media Relations
  • Safety, Composting and Recycling
  • Compliance for Haulers
  • Municipal Collection
  • Fuel Management
  • Security
  • Statistics for Business
  • Truck Technology

WasteExpo will also offer two in-depth, day-long workshops on landfill and fleet management operations, with the fleet session delving into fleet maintenance challenges for both public and private sector companies.