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TRC 30th Annual Conference and Exhibition

  • 14 Aug 2019
  • 12:00 PM
  • 16 Aug 2019
  • 12:00 PM
  • 705 Cherokee Orchard Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738


(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • Includes 10' exhibit space with table and chair. Extra booth representatives can be registered at the discounted rate of $185 per person.
  • Includes all conference materials, but no meals provided. A breakfast ($15) lunch meal ticket ($30) can be purchased separately at the registration desk.
  • Includes all conference materials, meals & poolside reception for Thursday, August 15, 2019 only.
  • Complimentary Registration for Award Judges Only
  • Early Bird pricing available until July 14.
  • Online registration closes August 8, 2018. On-site registration requires an additional fee.
  • Online registration available through August 8. On-site registration requires additional fee.
  • This is a 4 day course offered at the Park Vista hotel during the conference. There are a limited number of scholarships available and the total enrollment is limited to the first 15 registrants. Please email Mark Braswell, willbean1772@gmail.com directly to be considered for a scholarship. Scholarships will be awarded on a first come first serve basis.

    Participation in the conference meals may be purchased for an additional $185.00 as an "add-on" to your TTA Recycling Systems Management registration.

    The non-scholarship price for the course including the test is $1,199. Including the meal package above the total conference price is $1,384.00

Registration is closed
Join professionals from across Tennessee and throughout the Southeast at the Tennessee Recycling Coalition's 30th Annual Conference and Exhibition.

August 14-16, 2019

Park Vista Hotel

Gatlinburg, Tennessee

View DRAFT Agenda

Session Descriptions

Keynote guest speaker:  Phil Fulmer - Athletic Director and former UT Knoxville football coach

The Tennessee Training Academy / SWANA Recycling Management Course is also being offered on a first come first serve basis as space is limited.

The conference is also offering two tours on afternoon of Thursday August 15, 2019:

  • Rebuilding / Recycling Gatlinburg - Three Years After the Fire

  • Craftman's Village - Recycling/Upcyling/Shopping     

Three technical tracks will provide in-depth information and focused discussion to help you maximize your conference experience.
  • The Big Picture (Thursday August 15, 2019 morning):

    • Developing Markets
    • Plastics:  Local to Global
    • Education

  • Operations (Friday August 16, 2019 morning):

    • Safety
    • Permitting
    • Contamination

Technical Tours

Exhibit Hall

Formal and Informal Networking Opportunities

Awards Presentation

Silent Auction


... and much, much more!

All Hotel Rooms Rates are the Government Reimbursement Rate of $94 per room per night plus tax! 

Book your rooms today!!



CONTRACT DATES: 8/13---8/17/19

CUT-OFF DATE: 7/19/19

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