Registration - VRA's 27th Annual Conference

  • May 06, 2019
  • May 08, 2019
  • Virginia Crossings, 1000 Virginia Center Pkwy, Glen Allen, VA 23059


  • access to exhibit area; no meals or sessions included
  • Wednesday only

Cancellation policy: Full registration fees will be refunded for cancellations received before April 1st. Cancellations received between April 1st and 22nd will receive a 50% refund. No refunds will be given for cancellations made after April 22nd.

Don't forget to bring an item for the raffle representing your part of the state!
Registration is closed

In addition to the many sessions on the conference agenda, VRA is pleased to offer a special training and several social and networking events at this year's conference.  A conference can't be all work and no fun!  Please RSVP for these events when you register.  

View sessions and full CONFERENCE AGENDA 

Monday, May 6

  • Industry Tours -  9:30 am - 3:00 pm 

Tour the Sims Metal Management scrap yard and TFC Recycling's Chester MRF.    $30 fee includes lunch and transportation.  

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  •  Community Service:  Storm Drain Marking   -  2:00 - 4:00pm 

Please join us to show your support for the conference’s host community by marking storm drains. 

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  •  Happy Hour and Dinner:  The Tavern Grille-- 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Join us for drinks, socializing and a bite to eat at the hotel's bar.

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Tuesday, May 7 

  • Training:  How to Change Recycling Behaviors Using Social Marketing - 8:30 - 12:00

No, this training isn't about how to use social media, like Facebook and Twitter.  VRA has partnered with Kelley Dennings to bring you a training about creating social and behavior change.  $40

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  • Welcome reception - 6:00 - 7:30pm

Gather for light hors d'oeuvres, a cash bar, and mingling with friends new and old.   Enjoy a friendly game of horseshoes, corn hole or volleyball, or huddling around the firepit.  We'll also raffle off items brought by members representing  their part of the state - don't forget to drop off your contribution at the registration desk!

Registration deadline:  April 22, 2019 

Questions?  Contact Margaret at or 804-302-4231. 


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