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OCTOBER 1-3, 2019

Cleaning Products US

WHAT: Cleaning Products US, jointly organized by Smithers Apex and ACI,
brings together the top leaders and experts in the cleaning products field, and delivers a jam-packed schedule with insights and discussions focusing on the latest developments in wipes and nonwovens, fragrances, allergens and cleaning products, innovations in chemistry, sustainability, and everything in between.
WHERE: The Bethesdan Hotel – Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Bethesda, Maryland
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Attendees will have the chance to understand the latest trends, innovations and challenges facing the cleaning products industry; build relationships and put their company’s name in front of over 120 top leaders in the cleaning products field; access regulators and industry associations including EPA, USDA, ACI, INDA, and the Green Chemistry & Commerce Council; hear from experts such as The Clorox Company, P&G, Puracy, Unilever, Aunt Fannie’s; network with over 120 companies from across the cleaning products supply chain, including Lubrizol, DuPont, Terracycle, Target Corporation, Croda, and many others.
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OCTOBER 15-18, 2019

PestWorld 2019

WHAT: Every year, the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) gathers thousands of pest management professionals from across the globe to offer opportunities for information sharing, provide access to the latest products, services, and technologies in the 100,000 square foot exhibit hall, and generate critical thinking in world-class educational sessions..
WHERE: San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: The conference draws owners and managers of pest management companies; pest management technicians and sales representatives; product manufacturers and distributors; and industry researchers, educators, and students.
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OCTOBER 16-23, 2019

K 2019

WHAT: K 2019, known as “The World’s No. 1 Trade Fair for Plastics and Rubber” has over 3000 exhibitors from more than 60 countries and more than 200,000 trade visitors from all over the world.
WHERE: Messegelände Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: K is the performance barometer for the entire industry and the global marketplace for its innovations. For eight days, the “who’s who” of the entire plastics and rubber world will meet here to demonstrate the industry’s capabilities, discuss current trends and set the course for the future. K 2019 underscores its special position not only through its popularity with the global industry, but also by addressing the current challenges of our era, first and foremost in regard to plastics for sustainable development and the circular economy.
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OCTOBER 17-20, 2019

PowerClean 2019

WHAT: People from across the country in the power washing industry get together for this annual event that offers opportunities for continuing education, networking, and learning about the latest in equipment from distributors and suppliers. For 2019, PWNA (Power Washers of North America) will be co-locating with CETA (Cleaning Equipment Trade Association) for #PowerClean2019. While both associations will remain independent and have events of their own, CETA and the PWNA will combine efforts to work towards a common goal.
WHERE: Embassy Suites by Hilton Charleston Airport Hotel & Convention Center, Charleston, South Carolina
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: PowerClean 2019 is available to anyone passionate about the cleaning industry who would like to pursue educational and networking opportunities and learn more about what’s new from distributors and suppliers in the power washing industry.
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OCTOBER 21-24, 2019


WHAT: SWANA’s WASTECON® helps public sector solid waste leaders and their teams plan sustainable futures for their communities. Conference topics illustrate innovative ideas and successes in solid waste management, from innovation in management techniques to developing a circular economy and tackling marine litter. Innovations in safety, communications, recycling, and international waste management will be showcased at the event.
WHERE: Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, Arizona
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: SWANA’s WASTECON® is for those who are interested in learning about the latest news, technology, and techniques in the solid waste industry so that they can bring back that knowledge to their company.
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NOVEMBER 18-19, 2019

Corporate Growth Conference

WHAT: Waste Today’s Corporate Growth Conference is a uniquely informative event designed for operators and investors across the environmental services industry. The event provides a unique blend of insight into the business drivers within market segments as well as into the capital markets available to finance growth and business development.
WHERE: The Westin Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Operators in the waste management, specialty waste, recycling and waste and cleaning services business as well as investment bankers, private equity firms, venture capitalists, family offices, banks and other financial market participants will all benefit from attending.
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NOVEMBER 18-21, 2019

ISSA Show North America 

WHAT: The ISSA Show brings together all the best that the professional cleaning industry has to offer. From cutting-edge products and resources, to proven strategies and solutions, to the latest trends and professional development, you’ll find everything you need to take your organization to new heights.
WHERE: Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: The ISSA show is designed for distributors, manufacturers, building service contractors, facility cleaning professionals, and residential cleaners. The show is especially helpful for those in facility solutions that would like to reach thousands of new customers in the distribution and end-user segments and connect with thousands of qualified buyers who want to learn more about what is available on the market.
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NOVEMBER 20-22, 2019

BSCAI Contracting Success Conference

WHAT: The 2019 BSCAI Contracting Success Conference is expected to attract up to 1,000 BSCs and will include more than 20 educational sessions as well as networking events. BSCAI attendees will have access to the ISSA/INTERCLEAN Exhibit Hall and Keynote Speakers, and the BSCAI Contracting Success Conference will feature a Solution Pavilion with tabletop displays for a limited number of vendors.
WHERE: Las Vegas Convention Center and Bellagio Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Each year, this leading industry event provides BSCs with the tools they need to propel their business forward.
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FEBRUARY 3-5, 2020

AHR Expo

WHAT: The AHR Expo is the world’s largest HVACR event, attracting the most comprehensive gathering of industry professionals from around the globe each year. The show provides a unique forum where manufacturers of all sizes and specialties, whether a major industry brand or innovative start-up, can come together to share ideas and showcase the future of HVACR technology under one roof.
WHERE: Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: The AHR Expo is designed for professionals who work with HVACR-related products and services. Attendees include OEMs, engineering & design/build firms, contracting firms, distributors and rep firms, as well as public utilities, commercial, industrial and institutional facility operators, educators and the press. They come to the show each year to source the latest products, learn about new technologies and develop mutually beneficial business relationships.
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FEBRUARY 17-19, 2020

Plastics Recycling Conference

WHAT: The Plastics Recycling Conference and Trade Show is the focal point for the increasingly complex and international plastics recycling industry. The event, now in its 15th year, brings together plastics reclaimers, equipment manufacturers, brand owners, brokers, government officials and leading sustainability voices from around the globe to deepen connections and push the sector forward.
WHERE: The Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, Nashville, Tennessee
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Those who want to learn how to take advantage of the current market to maintain and grow their business in the field of plastics recovery and utilization would benefit from this event. Speakers will present extensive and detailed industry assessments, including analyses of trends in the U.S. and Canada, plastics collection issues, recycling market factors, and legislative and policy considerations. Attendees will be able to connect with over 200 companies in the industry showcasing their products and services in the exhibit hall and network with over 2,000 attendees.
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FEBRUARY 23-26, 2020

Global Waste Management Symposium

WHAT: GWMS is working with the Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) to deliver a conference program that is more technical, more innovative and more essential than ever before. The core education of GWMS is based on the abstract submissions in areas related to solid waste engineering and management that have been vetted by GWMS’s committee of industry experts. The presentations will be given by researchers from top academic institutions and industry experts.
WHERE: Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort and Spa, Indian Wells, California
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: GWMS services the needs of landfill owners and operators, as well as their engineers and the consultant and vendor communities. Join this broad coalition of participants that also includes: facility owners and operators, local/state/federal agencies, researchers, waste service companies, vendors/suppliers, trade organizations, solid waste generators, and students.
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MARCH 8-12, 2020

Waste Management Symposia – WM2020

WHAT: Join WM2020, the 46th annual Waste Management Symposium, to participate in a forum for discussing and seeking safe and cost-effective solutions to managing and dispositioning radioactive waste and decommissioning nuclear facilities. Don’t miss the opportunity to exchange ideas, discuss technical issues, and develop potential solutions with over 2,000+ nuclear waste industry delegates from 35 countries.
WHERE: Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, Arizona
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: The annual Waste Management (WM) Conference, presented by WM Symposia (WMS), attracts thousands of registrants from around the world and is widely regarded as the premier international conference for the management of radioactive material and related topics. If you are an influencer in the industry, then WM Symposia is where you need to be.
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MARCH 17-18, 2020

Clean Buildings Expo

WHAT: The Clean Buildings Expo is an all-new innovative trade show & conference for the commercial cleaning industry. ISSA and Trade Press Media Group, working hand in hand, bring you this unique event, co-located with the National Facilities Management & Technology Conference and Expo (NFMT).
WHERE: Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, Maryland
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Designed and targeted for end users of cleaning products and equipment, this show will attract decision makers from industry segments such as healthcare, hospitality, education, and government, as well as building service contractors.
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MARCH 17-19, 2020

National Facilities Management and Technology (NFMT) Conference and Expo

WHAT: Designed entirely for the professional facilities industry, NFMT is dedicated to providing the most up-to-date advancements and knowledgeable practices in the management, operations, maintenance, renovation and construction of non-residential buildings.
WHERE: Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, Maryland
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Attendees are able to connect with over 500 vendors and ignite their imagination at the largest facilities expo hall the industry has to offer. NFMT provides attendees with 3 days of exclusive, first-hand opportunity to learn.
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