Events



Upcoming events

    • 01 Oct 2019
    • 02 Oct 2019
    • Abe Martin Lodge, 1810 State Road 46 East, Nashville, IN 47448
    Register

    AISWMD Retreat and Annual Business Meeting

    Registration Fees: Member ($215), Nonmember ($375), TUES Workshops ($25)
    Fees increase September 9

    Monday, September 30, 2019

    Pre-conference gathering @ Big Woods

    • Join retreat attendees from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Big Woods (44 N Van Buren St., Nashville, IN 47448). Food and drink are on your own.

    Tuesday, OCTOBER 1, 2019

     10:00 am

    Social Media Boot Camp: Effective Social Media Strategies for Solid Waste Districts*
    This is a comprehensive look at popular social media platforms and the benefits/tricks/tools to get the most out of them. We will discover how to create a Social Media Strategy vs Plan and walk through identifying goals for our chosen social media platforms.

     11:30 am     

    Lunch on your own
    Need ideas for lunch? Click here for suggestions.

     1:00 pm           The Nature of Teaching: A Standards-based Food Waste Curriculum*
    Workshop participants will receive an overview of The Nature of Teaching Purdue Extension program, with a focus on the food waste program area. Participants will receive hands-on experience with 2-3 STEAM standards-based food waste lesson plans targeting youth grades K-8. All lesson plans will connect food waste to natural resources and the environment using engaging collaborative hands-on activities. All lessons and lesson assessments can be downloaded for free from www.purdue.edu/nature Email Rebecca at busser@purdue.edu for more info.
     2:30 pm Concurrent Sessions
    Education/Outreach Sharing Marketplace*
    During this session learn from other districts and get ideas for outreach, marketing materials, adult outreach and school-based programs. The session is designed as a browsable market so that you can focus on the exhibits that are most pertinent to you and your district.

    Directors: Best Practices for District Directors*  
    The new directors guide will help all directors, new and seasoned review requirements and responsibilities. There's bound to be some new information for all directors. Bring your questions to this session.

     4:00 pm  Explore the park - Dinner on your own
     8:00 pm

     Bonfire/Games/Cornhole
    Play games, make 'smores or build your own trail mix but remember to bring your own refreshments!

    *Sessions will be at the library (Brown County Library, 205 Locust Ln, Nashville, IN 47448)

    Wednesday, OCTOBER 2, 2019

    8:30 AM   Annual Business Meeting
    8:55 AM AISWMD Partner Updates
    9:15 AM

    Volunteers and Recycling at Public Events
    The Indiana Recycling Coalition's Allyson Mitchell will discuss ways to utilize volunteers, their lessons learned from volunteer recruitment & management, and share the IRC's plans to find, develop, and share recycling-smart volunteers with our SWMD members all over the state.

    Dan Graeter from GT Environmental will discuss successful volunteer usage under Keep Montgomery County (Ohio) Beautiful’s Environmental Crimes Task Force, Litter Cleanup trailer, and tire buyback program. 
    Allyson Mitchell, Indiana Recycling Coalition
    Dan Graeter, GT Environmental

    10:30 AM Break with Exhibitors/Check out
    11:00 AM

    Consistent Marketing
    Contamination in recycling is a growing problem, and one of the ways Rumpke is working to combat incorrect items in recycling is by consistent communications. Learn more about how Rumpke is working with local stakeholders within its MRFshed to ensure everyone is sharing the same information.
    Molly Broadwater, Rumpke

    11:45 AM Lunch with Exhibitors
    12:15 PM    Short Hike 
    Stretch those legs after lunch. 
    12:45 PM 

    Who’s Doing What in This Wonderful World of Solid Waste Management
    From increasing recycling and waste diversion rates to improving Environmental Education throughout the great State of Indiana, Solid Waste Districts are doing amazing things! Join Jennifer Lawrence as she highlights the similarities and differences in programs and services offered by fellow SWMDs as we celebrate the uniqueness of Indiana Solid Waste Districts.
    Jennifer Lawrence, Boone County SWMD
    District Round Table
    Whether you want to share your expertise, leave feeling inspired, or you want those burning questions answered, you won’t want to miss these roundtable discussions!
    Roundtable Topics include:
    HHWEducation/Outreach
    Material Marketing
    Working with your Board and CAC

    2:00 PM 

    The Future of Recycling Markets: An Expert's Perspective
    What is the future of recycling markets? Have we hit bottom? What can we do to protect our community's recycling program while the market trends turn around?
    Ben Pedigo, Rumpke 
    Pat Coppedge, WestRock Indianapolis Recycle

    2:45 PM  Break with Exhibitors
    3:00 PM  Safety in the Workplace
    What should you do when something unexpected happens in your workplace? Get tips from Indiana State Police officer, Bill Lux. 

    Bill Lux, Indiana State Police

    3:45 PM Wrap up
    4:00 PM  Adjourn


    AISWMD Shirts

    Don't forget to order your shirt. All orders must be received by September 18. 




    ROOM RATE: $104.99

    Abe Martin Lodge - Group Code is 1001AI. To make a reservation go to www.indianainns.com or call 1-877-563-4371 between 8am-8pm.

    Reservations should be made by September 1. 

    Exhibit/Sponsorship

    Interested in sponsorship or exhibiting? Click here

    • 06 Nov 2019
    • 10:30 AM
    • Montgomery


    • 14 Nov 2019
    • 10:30 AM
    • The Corydon Group, 125 W Market St, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46204


    • 04 Dec 2019
    • 10:30 AM
    • Montgomery


    • 12 Dec 2019
    • 10:30 AM
    • The Corydon Group, 125 W Market St, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46204


Past events

04 Sep 2019 Indiana Household Hazardous Waste Task Force Meeting
08 Aug 2019 AISWMD Board Meeting
07 Aug 2019 Indiana Household Hazardous Waste Task Force Meeting
03 Jul 2019 Indiana Household Hazardous Waste Task Force Meeting
13 Jun 2019 AISWMD Board Meeting
05 Jun 2019 Indiana Household Hazardous Waste Task Force Meeting
01 May 2019 Indiana Household Hazardous Waste Task Force Meeting
04 Apr 2019 AISWMD Board Meeting
03 Apr 2019 Indiana Household Hazardous Waste Task Force Meeting
14 Mar 2019 AISWMD Board Meeting
06 Mar 2019 Indiana Household Hazardous Waste Task Force Meeting
07 Feb 2019 Legislative Update
07 Feb 2019 AISWMD Board Meeting
10 Jan 2019 AISWMD Board Meeting
13 Dec 2018 AISWMD Board Meeting
08 Nov 2018 AISWMD Board Meeting
03 Oct 2018 AISWMD Retreat and Annual Business Meeting
19 Sep 2018 OSHA Solid Waste and Recycling Safety Training
06 Sep 2018 AISWMD Board Meeting
14 Jun 2018 AISWMD Board Meeting
09 May 2018 4 x 4: 4 Critical Points on 4 Critical Topics
12 Apr 2018 AISWMD Board Meeting
08 Mar 2018 AISWMD Board Meeting
08 Feb 2018 AISWMD Members Roundtable
11 Jan 2018 AISWMD Board Meeting
14 Dec 2017 AISWMD Board Meeting
09 Nov 2017 AISWMD Board Meeting
04 Oct 2017 AISWMD Retreat and Annual Business Meeting
16 Aug 2017 Members Roundtable
10 Aug 2017 AISWMD Board Meeting
07 Jun 2017 AISWMD Board Meeting
17 May 2017 District Members Roundtable and Training
13 Apr 2017 AISWMD Board Meeting
15 Mar 2017 Grant Writing Workshop
09 Feb 2017 AISWMD Board Meeting
02 Feb 2017 Members Roundtable
12 Jan 2017 AISWMD Board Meeting
08 Dec 2016 AISWMD Board Meeting
10 Nov 2016 AISWMD Board Meeting
13 Oct 2016 AISWMD Board Meeting
29 Sep 2016 Lab Packing Demonstration and Training
28 Sep 2016 2016 Annual Conference
08 Sep 2016 AISWMD Board Meeting
23 Aug 2016 Districts as Employers
04 Aug 2016 AISWMD Board Meeting
09 Jun 2016 AISWMD Board Meeting
18 May 2016 Financial Training Mandate
10 May 2016 AISWMD Board Meeting
14 Apr 2016 AISWMD Board Meeting
10 Mar 2016 AISWMD Board Meeting
11 Feb 2016 AISWMD Board Meeting
03 Feb 2016 Workshop: State Compliance Issues
14 Jan 2016 AISWMD Board Meeting
17 Nov 2015 24 Hour HAZWOPER
17 Nov 2015 8 Hr HAZWOPER Refresher
16 Nov 2015 8 Hr DOT Training
12 Nov 2015 AISWMD Board Meeting
15 Oct 2015 IDEM-Accredited Indiana Landfill Operator Training
10 Sep 2015 AISWMD Board Meeting
10 Sep 2015 IDEM-Accredited Indiana Landfill Operator Training (Category II & III)
13 Aug 2015 AISWMD Board Meeting
05 Aug 2015 Exhibitor/Sponsor AISWMD Annual Convention
05 Aug 2015 2015 Annual Conference
14 Jul 2015 Advocacy Training Webinar
09 Jul 2015 AISWMD Board Meeting
08 Jun 2015 AISWMD Board Meeting
14 May 2015 AISWMD Board Meeting
02 Apr 2015 AISWMD Board Meeting
12 Mar 2015 AISWMD Board Meeting
05 Feb 2015 Association of Indiana Solid Waste Management Districts Legislative Breakfast
04 Feb 2015 AISWMD Board Meeting
04 Feb 2015 Ethics Training
08 Jan 2015 AISWMD Board Meeting
11 Dec 2014 AISWMD Board Meeting
13 Nov 2014 AISWMD Board Meeting
27 Oct 2014 SWANA Composting Class
09 Oct 2014 AISWMD Board Meeting
01 Oct 2014 Annual Conference - Piecing together stronger districts for a more sustainable Indiana
11 Sep 2014 AISWMD Board Meeting
14 Aug 2014 AISWMD Board Meeting
10 Jul 2014 AISWMD Board Meeting
02 Jul 2014 “Writing Your Five Year Plan” Training
12 Jun 2014 AISWMD Board Meeting
11 Jun 2014 “Writing Your Five Year Plan” Training
02 Jun 2014 Grantwriting for Beginners (A Two Part Workshop)
08 May 2014 AISWMD Board Meeting
10 Apr 2014 AISWMD Board Meeting
13 Mar 2014 AISWMD Board Meeting
03 Mar 2014 Deadline for 2013 Programmatic Data
01 Mar 2014 ReTrac data
01 Mar 2014 Debt Management Report
01 Mar 2014 Annual Report
01 Mar 2014 SB131
13 Feb 2014 AISWMD Board Meeting
31 Jan 2014 100R
22 Jan 2014 Association of Indiana Solid Waste Management Districts Legislative Breakfast
21 Jan 2014 AISWMD Board Meeting
05 Dec 2013 AISWMD Board Meeting
07 Nov 2013 AISWMD Board Meeting
29 Oct 2013 SWANA Managing Integrated Solid Waste Management Systems
29 Oct 2013 SWANA Integrated Solid Waste Management Training
03 Oct 2013 AISWMD Board Meeting
01 Oct 2013 Annual Conference - 212o - The Extra Degree
18 Sep 2013 8 Hour Hazwoper Class
05 Sep 2013 AISWMD Board Meeting
29 Aug 2013 Education Curriculum Training
19 Aug 2013 Solid Waste Education Training
01 Aug 2013 AISWMD Board Meeting
17 Jul 2013 AISWMD Board Meeting
25 Jun 2013 OSHA 10 Hour Safety Training
19 Jun 2013 AISWMD Board Meeting
11 Jun 2013 OSHA 10 Hour Safety Training
04 Apr 2013 AISWMD Board Meeting
06 Feb 2013 Association of Indiana Solid Waste Management Districts Legislative Breakfast
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