Professional Recyclers of Pennsylvania
29th Annual Recycling & Organics Conference

July 24 - 26, 2019

Best Western Premier
The Central Hotel & Conference Center | 800 East Park Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17111


Sponsor Options

In the words of a long-time PROP activist and enthusiast, the Professional Recyclers of Pennsylvania is extremely grateful to all those who support the organization with their time, talent and treasure.

Following are a few options if you would like to select a specific event, instructor, or category of sponsorship at the conference. Register online here to claim a sponsorship. You will need your PROP account login information. Use the following links to reset your information if you Forgot Password or Forgot Username.

If you prefer to build a customized sponsorship – eg. in celebration or in memory of someone - we are happy to help design one that suits your interests.

Contact the PROP office 717-441-6049 x 3 (Doug) or email [email protected] for additional sponsorship 0pportunities.

 Sponsorship Menu

Tuesday July 23, 2019

Donation | Event

$ 4000 | Recycling 601 - Senior Retreat: Succession Planning II Sponsored by Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority 
Rita Coleman Graham

$ 1500 | Recycling 462 - Investigation and Prosecution Procedures Sponsored by Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority 
Rod Fye, CCRRA

$ 1000 | Certification Class Lunch 

Wednesday July 24, 2019

Donation | Event

$   500 | Refreshments in the Exhibit Hall ~ Sponsored by First Regional Compost Authority

$   500 | Session 1: Analyzing Recycling Streams to Survive a Tough Market
Brent Dieleman, Senior Project Professional, SCS Engineers

$ 2500 | Welcome Lunch and Keynote Speaker ~ Sponsored by Dauphin County
Anne Germaine, Vice President of Technical & Regulatory Affairs for the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA)

$   500 | Recycling 520: Data Management
Instructor: Amy Mazzella di Bosco, Greater Lebanon Refuse Authority

$   500 | Session 2: Getting Public Buy-In Without Breaking the Bank
Dana D'Souza, Skumatz Economic Research Associates, Inc (SERA)

$   500 | Session 3: Panel Discussion: Single Stream is Not for Every Community
Walt Davenport, MSW Consultants / Joanne Shafer, CCRRA

$   500 | Coffee Break

$   500 | Session 4: Tools Rule: Resources for Recycling Programs & How to Measure Their Impact
Scott Mouw – Recycling Partnership

$  1000 | Bus to Penn National

$  5000 | Reception & Dinner at Penn National 

Thursday July 25, 2019

Donation | Event

$   500 | Coffee Break ~ Sponsored by Township of West Goshen

 $ 1000 | Plenary: Global Markets & Local Solutions
Lisa Skumatz, Skumatz Economic Research Associates, Inc (SERA)

$   500 | Session 5: Organics Waste Minimization in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania’s Largest City
Terry Keene, Keene Environmental Consulting, LLC and Scott McGrath, City of Philadelphia

$   500 | Session 6: PEMA – Disaster/Storm Debris Management
Chris Evans | Acting Director, Bureau of Recovery and Mitigation, PEMA - Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency

$   500 | Recycling 540: Non-DEP Grant Resources
Joanne Shafer, CCRRA

$ 2500 | PROP Annual Meeting Lunch - Sponsored by Greater Lebanon Refuse Authority

$ 1000 | Session 7: Contamination in the Crosshairs
Recycle Coach

$   500 | Session 8: What Drives Success in Yard Waste and Food Waste Programs?
Dana D'Souza, Skumatz Economic Research Associates, Inc (SERA)

$   500 | Recycling 420: Train the Trainer
John Frederick

$   500 | Coffee Break - Sponsored by Nestor Resources Inc.

$   500 | Session 9: Cyber Security for the Solid Waste Management Industry
Robert Morrison - Creative Technology & Management Services
Scott Davis – InterMixIT
Joanne Shafer – CCRRA

$   500 | Session 10:  Organics Nuts and Bolts ~ Sponsored by Barton & Loguidice
William Bedics, Loren Martin, Ned Foley, John Frederick/Katrina Pope

$   500 | Session 11: Thinking Through Stuff: How Universities Can Reuse to Build Community
Temple University (2018 Weisenbach Award Winner)

$ 5000 | Dinner & Awards Ceremony - Sponsored by the PROP Board of Directors

Friday July 26, 2019

Donation | Event

$   500 | Coffee Break

$   500 | Session 12: Markets Update Panel - Sponsored in Memory of Carol Mas
Robert Bylone, Executive Director, Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center

$ 1000 | Plenary: PA DEP Updates
Larry Holley and Todd Pejack