ISRI2023 brings the best combination of learning, networking, and business development to the exciting destination of Nashville, Tennessee. Check out these great sessions featuring industry experts in engaging local communities, and attracting talent to the exciting career paths available in the recycled materials industry.

Community Engagement: Your Facility and Local Schools
April 18, 4:00-5:00pm

Partnering with local school districts helps create a deeper understanding of the science behind recycling and the recycled materials industry. Highlighting different career paths in our industry for students and supporting the development of STEM practices bolster our future workforce. Hear from ISRI members, school representatives, and JASON Learning representatives as they share their success stories and supply the roadmap for your organization to further engage your community through the local schools.

Everett Hare Sr.
Principal, Houston ISD – Worthing Early College High School

Peter Van Houten
General Manager, Bob’s Metals Inc.

Dr. Matt Sieloff
Vice President of Implementation and Development, Jason Learning

Nidhi Turakhia
Partner and Executive Vice President, Allied Alloys

Opportunities Abound: How to Attract Talent Through STEM Careers in Recycling
April 19, 8:45-10:00am
Presented by the ISRI Women in Recycling Council

The recycled materials industry is full of job opportunities at all career levels and functions. STEM encompasses a variety of exciting career routes in recycling from working in artificial intelligence and sustainability to designing innovative products with recycling in mind, and beyond. Learn how to showcase these opportunities to potential employees. Take back the tools to highlight STEM careers in your facilities that will attract the right people for the right jobs.

Kate Ilecki
Vice President & General Manager, Metalico Rochester, Metalico

Amanda Marrs
Senior Director of Product, AMP Robotics

Kari Bliss
Principal Sustainability, PADNOS

Register here for ISRI2023 and be part of all the action in Nashville.