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Registration Opens for ISRI2020: The Recycling Industry’s Largest Convention & Exposition

The most exciting event in recycling! 

(Washington, DC) --- Registration is now open for ISRI2020, the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries’ (ISRI) Annual Convention and Exposition and the world’s largest annual gathering of scrap recycling professionals. ISRI2020 will be held April 27-30, at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.

“The recycling industry is full of passionate, energetic people, and ISRI2020 brings them all together under one roof,” said Robin Wiener, president of ISRI. “More so than any other event in recycling, ISRI2020 will showcase our industry’s immense pride, while providing an atmosphere of growth, both for individuals and companies. Recycling professionals from around the world will have the opportunity to expand their skills and knowledge through extremely relevant educational sessions. A benefit to their companies too. The expo floor will also provide opportunities for companies to innovate and find business solutions through the latest technology and services.”

More than 5,000 recycling professionals from around the world are anticipated to gather next April in Las Vegas. The expo will feature the largest exhibit floor of any recycling event during the year, commodity spotlight sessions focused on domestic and international market trends, and educational workshops addressing the industry’s most pressing topics.

ISRI2020 leverages some of the most popular attendee experiences from past meetings as well as new energy-filled features that are certain raise the return on investment to an all-time high:

  • New educational tracks including topics focused on workforce management, market development, and innovation and technology;
  • Mainstage speakers including Gary Vaynerchuk, CEO of Vanyermedia, and best-selling author Renée Mauborgne;
  • Original ISRI member-only events, including an exclusive networking lounge;
  • A return of the popular ISRI after-hour activities and early-morning fun run;
  • Much, much, more!

ISRI negotiated some of the best hotel rates for convention and exposition attendees in years and are designed to meet budgets of all levels. Room blocks are available through the convention website for: Mandalay Bay, Delano, and Luxor. Hotels will fill up fast, so early booking is strongly encouraged.

ISRI’s convention website is the only official source for ISRI room block and rates. More details on hotels, schedules, and convention registration, visit the ISRI2020 website.

Those interested in exhibiting, please be aware the expo floor is almost completely sold out. Contact Janesha Russell immediately to reserve space.

Members of the working press may inquire about registration credentials by contacting Rachel Bookman.



The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc. (ISRI) is the Voice of the Recycling Industry™. ISRI represents 1,300 companies in 20 chapters in the U.S. and more than 40 countries that process, broker, and consume scrap commodities, including metals, paper, plastics, glass, rubber, electronics, and textiles. With headquarters in Washington, DC, the Institute provides education, advocacy, safety and compliance training, and promotes public awareness of the vital role recycling plays in the U.S. economy, global trade, the environment and sustainable development. Generating nearly $110 billion annually in U.S. economic activity, the scrap recycling industry provides more than 500,000 Americans with good jobs.

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