Healthcare Waste Conference Topics Attendees Request Most

  • State and federal regulatory changes and the impacts that directly affect the healthcare waste industry
  • Hazardous waste management
  • Pharmaceutical waste management
  • Sharps waste issues
  • Crime scene waste issues
  • Cannabis waste management – Collection; Disposal; Regulations; Transportation Concerns
  • Processing technologies - Thermal technologies; Shredding; Steam sterilization; Other
  • Lithium Ion Batteries 
  • Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)
  • Workplace violence – active shooter, hostile customer, the art of termination
  • Safety equipment & solutions – case studies of customers using tools and proven results
  • Health & Wellness/Ergonomics specific to waste industry
  • Safety culture & training programs
  • Distracted Driving
  • Fire Safety – Truck fire prevention/solutions; facility fire prevention/solutions; insuring facilities
  • Corporate Sustainability / Responsibility
  • GPS route optimization software and work management systems resulting in real savings
  • Mergers & Acquisitions – sourcing opportunities; preparing your company; negotiating valuation;
    reps & warranties; closing and integration
  • Succession Planning Best Practices
  • Negotiating contracts best practices - successfully bidding contracts; navigating current landscape; new trends in public/private partnerships
  • Attracting employees to industry – millennials; women; drivers; mechanics; disadvantaged groups; diversity; benefit programs; immigration issues
  • Educating healthcare professions - contamination
  • RFID Technology implementation and results
  • Equipment financing best practices - Municipal Lease/Purchase, Commercial Lease/Purchase; buy vs. own
  • Regulated Medical Waste 101
  • How to market your medical waste business or marketing business
  • Business development – adding additional services
  • Government Contracting 101 
     

All Submissions are due August 15, 2022