WasteExpo 2017

Why Attend?

"WasteExpo, no doubt, has been associated with innovation in the waste management industry. Attending WasteExpo brings me in touch with new applications and technologies needed in the day to day management of challenges I encounter as an administrator in a waste management organization."

Ian Gobo, Director of Admission, Rivers State Waste Management Agency

Whether you are from the private sector, a small, medium or large public sector waste management company, or a manufacturer or supplier from the U.S. or abroad, count on WasteExpo to bring the entire industry together under one roof.

93% of WasteExpo Attendees would recommend the show to a colleague!*

Who attends WasteExpo?*

  • Waste Services Companies (Private or Publicly Traded Refuse Firms, Landfill Owners/Operators, Independent Contractors)
  • Government Officials (Municipalities, County Agencies, Regional Authorities, Special Districts, State and Federal Governments and Public Landfill Sites)
  • Equipment Manufacturers
  • Distributors & Dealers
  • Consulting Engineering Firms (Consultants, Architects, R&D Organizations)
  • Recycling Firms (Secondary Materials Processors, Contractors and Recyclers)
  • Composting & Organics Recycling
  • Waste Generators (Businesses and Organizations that Create Waste in Manufacturing, Retailing and/or Providing Services)
  • Legal, Insurance & Financial Firms
  • Healthcare Waste/Medical Waste Professionals
  • Software Companies
  • General Contractors
  • Transportation (Trucking Professionals, Suppliers, Fleet Owners, Operators, Maintenace Professionals)

WasteExpo Attendees Job Functions*

  • 26% - Owners/Presidents/CEOs
  • 26% - Sales/Marketing Management
  • 20% - Operations Management
  • 6% - Corporate Management
  • 5% - Environmental Engineer/Consultant
  • 4% - Maintenance/Fleet Management
  • 3% - Finance Management
  • 1% - Health & Safety Officers
  • 10% - Others

What do attendees do at WasteExpo?*

  • 82% - Researched new products, services
  • 74% - Viewed products up close
  • 72% - Networked with peers
  • 57% - Met with current supplier(s)
  • 33% - Discussed a problem with a vendor
  • 28% - Asked for a price quotation
  • 19% - Requested a supplier visit
  • 13% - Explored the opportunity of becoming a future exhibitor
  • 7% - Placed an order

Plus...

54% of WasteExpo attendees said they did/will purchase a product/service as a result of WasteExpo!

31% of WasteExpo attendees found WasteExpo EXTREMELY VALUABLE in gathering new product/industry information; 38% found WasteExpo VERY VALUABLE.

* 2016 WasteExpo Attendee Post-Show Survey