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Independent Waste Haulers & Recyclers Assoc. of West Virginia Annual Meeting Set for May 18-19, 2018

The 2018 Annual Meeting of the Independent Waste Haulers and Recyclers Association of WV will take place May 18 – 19 at Lakeview Resort in Morgantown, WV.
 
The annual meeting offers an educational networking opportunity for the independent waste hauling community to help our members learn about ways to improve their operations and informed about to changes affecting the industry.
 
We are anticipating strong attendance for this year’s meeting as we discuss the proposed deregulation of West Virginia waste haulers and our response.A well-regulated system for waste disposal is essential to protect West Virginia consumers, the environment and the natural beauty of our state. A unified voice of all waste haulers will be needed to ensure waste services remain affordable, accessible and accountable for all West Virginians.

Registration forms are available at the following:
https://gallery.mailchimp.com/f8e5459016f10cb00b5290c59/files/f55d4038-655d-46c5-b63b-b1fe045f5bb7/2018_Meeting_Attendee_Registration.pdf

Registration includes dinner on May 18, breakfast the morning of May 19 and all meetings, networking and education opportunities. The conference registration rates are $100 for associate members.

If you are not currently a member, you may join prior to the conference to receive the discounted rates. Membership information can be found on the IWHRA website at the following:

http://www.wvwastehaulers.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Independent-Waste-Haulers-Dues-Invoice-2018-Form-Fillable.pdf

There will be a limited number of display spaces available for registered associate members that wish to set up a table or booth. We are also seeking sponsors for our reception and dinner. These sponsorships are reasonably priced at $500 each and include signage and an opportunity to briefly address attendees during the dinner. Please contact the IWHRA at info@wvwastehaulers.com or 304-382-9299 if you are interested in displaying or other meeting sponsorship opportunities.

Conference Registration includes:
 
Friday, May 18, 2018
 
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM     Networking and Welcoming Reception
 
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM     Dinner
 
Saturday, May 19, 2018
 
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM     Breakfast
 
9:00 AM                      Member Educational Opportunities
                                    OSHA 101
                                    Effective Social Media
                                    Lockbox Service – Benefits of Payment Processing

 
11:00 AM                    Annual Membership Meeting
Election of Board
Study of Deregulation of Waste Haulers
 
12:30 PM                     Conference Adjourns

Accommodations
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Lakeview Resort in Morgantown at a discounted rate of $105 per night*. Rooms can be booked by calling 1-800-624-8300 and asking for the Independent Waste Haulers and Recyclers Association of WV Block.

If you prefer to make your reservations on-line, please use the following:

http://bookings.ihotelier.com/bookings.jsp?groupID=2160565&hotelID=10398

If you do not have the link, you can simply enter the group code “Waste” when reserving a room through the resort’s website.

Cancellation Policy: 48 hour cancellation notice required prior to arrival date or room costs will be forfeited.

The room block will be released to the public on April 18, 2018. Rooms will then be available on a space availability basis only. The annual meeting rate will still be offered on rooms available.