events

Annual Convention

SMART 2021 Annual Convention:
"A Virtual Experience"

March 16-18, 2021

 

Schedule

Click HERE to view the full schedule.  

 

Featured speakers:

Adam Minter- Author of Junkyard Planet: Travels in the Billion-Dollar Trash Trade, a critically-acclaimed bestselling insider’s account of the hidden world of globalized recycling, and the forthcoming Secondhand: Travels in the New Global Garage Sale.

Tom Szaky- Founder and CEO of TerraCycle, a global leader in the collection and repurposing of complex waste streams. TerraCycle operates in 21 countries, working with some of the world’s largest brands, retailers and manufacturers to create national platforms to recycle products and packaging that currently go to landfill or incineration. 

Rick LaGore - Co-Founder and CEO of InTek Freight & Logistics, a company focused on being the place where companies come when faced with a logistics problem.

Alice Hartley - Director, Product Sustainability, Gap Inc.  


Registration

The SMART Annual Convention is open to SMART members only.

SMART Member Early Bird Rate (by March 1) - $200 per person
SMART Member Regular Rate (after March 1)- $300 per person 

Registration is CLOSED

** if you have not renewed your SMART membership - Click HERE to renew.  


Important Attendee Requirements

SMART will be utilizing an online platform called Remo to deliver this event to you.   Make sure that your computer is compatible prior to registering.  

Requirements to access and participate are:
* Chrome, Firefox or Safari on a computer (tablets are not compatible)
* Smartphones are in beta mode and will have reduced functionality
* It is recommended that you have a camera and microphone to fully participate in the event. 
* Test your compatibility using this link https://geartest.remo.co/


Sponsorship

SMART is offering two sponsorship options for the 2021 Annual Convention.  

Premier Sponsor - $750 - SOLD OUT

  • Company logo displayed on the event welcome page
  • Company logo on main screen of the event that links to company website
  • Company logo on Annual Convention email communications
  • Acknowledgement at opening session
  • Post on SMART’s social media pages
  • Logo posted on the Annual Convention web page

Signature Sponsor - $500

  • Company logo displayed on the event welcome page 
  • Company logo on Annual Convention email communications
  • Acknowledgement at opening session
  • Logo posted on the Annual Convention web page

2021 Annual Convention Sponsors