Conference Speakers

Session One: Provincial Update

Mark Zacharias

Deputy Minister

Minister of Environment & Climate Change Strategy

Bob McDonald

Ministry of Environment Extended Producer Responsibility

Session Two: Organics

Metro Vancouver Solid Waste Services

Colin Issacs

CIAL Group

Russell Zishiri

Anaconda Systems / Recycle Now

Session Three: IC&I Diversion

Raman Johal

London Drugs

Jason Block

Peter Kiewit Sons

Lunch Speaker

Joe Hruska

Vice President,

Canadian Plastics Industry Association

Session Four: Workplace Environment

Dave Earle

President, BCTA

Nick Zivkovic


Andrew Kidd


Session Five: Technology Round Up

Dave Dennis

Mettler Toledo

Scott Smith

Big Truck Rental

Dave Robau

National Energy

Matt Risko


Sam Grill

IMR Canada

Helmut Blanken


Rustam Punja

Geo Cycle

Mark Hemmings


Session Six: Regional UPdate

Stacey Barker

Deputy Director

Fraser Valley Regional District

Paul Henderson

General Manager, Metro Vancouver Solid Waste Services

Sam Baker

Director of Logistics


Dan Lazaro


WMABC Member Recognition Award Nominees
AGM Guest Speaker

Vivek Vyas

Intuitive AI