2005 Fall Meeting

CHWMEG, Inc. 2005 Fall Meeting Agenda

Wednesday, November 9, 2005
Hotel Intercontinental - Miami, Florida

Day Time (EST) Topic Presenter Participants
November 9, 2005
8:00 - 8:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast CHWMEG Members and Invited Guests
8:30 - 9:30 am Welcome

State of the Organization

CHWMEG 5 Year Strategic Plan

Treasurer's Report

CHWMEG, Inc. Chair



CHWMEG, Inc. Treasurer

9:30 - 10:00 am Break
10:00 am - 11:15 am Superfund Update & View of Current / Emerging Facilities Having Risk CHWMEG, Inc. Counsel
11:15 pm - 12:30 pm Showcase of Member Waste Vendor Programs & How CHWMEG Fits In

With consideration for USA & "Overseas"; holding company/ member enterprise structures; CHWMEG's wholly-owned subsidiary (WOS) & joint venture (JV) participation illustrations

CHWMEG, Inc. Administrator
with Attendee Input
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 - 2:30 pm CHWMEG Committee Reports
  • Membership Committee
  • Technical/Protocol Committee
  • Financial Strength Evaluation Committee
  • Global Interest Committee
Committee Chairs or Representatives
2:15 - 2:45 pm Break
2:45 - 5:00 pm CHWMEG Facility Review Contractor Panel.  Topics:
  • Waste industry observations and trends
  • Interface between contractors and members
  • Items of interest as identified by contractors
  • Emerging matters of interest
  • CHWMEG North American (NA) facility reviews
  • CHWMEG non-NA "overseas" reviews
Representatives from Each CHWMEG-Preferred Facility Review Contractor Supporting the 2005 FRP
6:30 - 9:30 pm Evening Reception
CHWMEG, Inc. 2005 Fall Meeting Agenda

Thursday, November 10, 2005
Hotel Intercontinental - Miami, Florida

Day Time (EST) Topic Presenter Participants
November 10, 2005
7:30 - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast CHWMEG Members and Invited Guests
8:00 - 9:00 am Batteries: The True Dangers of Their Disposal and Options for Disposition
  • Considerations for USA & Abroad
Guest Speaker
Black & Decker Europe
9:00 - 10:00 am Review of Non-Owned Disposal Site (NODS) Insurance: Opportunities to Shift TSDF Liability to Third-Party Insurance Underwriters (Or "How Contract Indemnification Alone Doesn't Really Have Value") Guest Speaker
Quanta Environmental
10:00 - 10:30 am Break
10:30 am - 12:00 n "Open-Line" Discussion Focusing on Members' Interests

Everything from benchmarking, to waste vendor review and approval program management strategies, to scope of program, to "how-to" regarding program elements, to "overseas" initiatives and emerging requirements, to evolving Superfund-type liabilities overseas, to how/why CHWMEG does (blank), affects of EU Directives (Pollution Liability, WEEE, RoHS), etc.

All questions/discussion ranging from basic to complex issues will be addressed in this session!

Facilitated by:

CHWMEG, Inc. Vice Chair


CHWMEG, Inc. Chair

12:00 n - 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 - 2:00 pm Evolving E-Waste Management Practices, Programs, and Considerations: Results of Aug-Sep 2005 CHWMEG Member Survey CHWMEG, Inc. Administrator
2:00 - 2:30 pm Break
2:30 - 4:30 pm Evaluating Commercial Environmental Laboratories to Optimize Value and Data Defensibility: A Presentation on Developing A CHWMEG-Type Model to Support Users of Lab Services Guest Speakers
Analytical Products Group
4:30 - 5:00 pm Wrap-Up & Adjourn CHWMEG, Inc. Chair