Transportation & Industrial Plastics May 2019 Meeting

Transportation & Industrial Plastics May 2019 Meeting
Join us for the May 22-23 meeting of the Transportation and Industrial Plastics (TIP) committee, being held in conjunction w/Re|focus, PLASTICS Sustainability & Recycling Summit. The meeting will include a joint session with the PLASTICS Recycling Committee.  TIP is PLASTICS' principle  point of engagement for all producers of rigid and durable plastics in automotive, industrial and consumer goods. The entire supply chain – equipment manufacturers, material suppliers, processors, brand owners and recyclers – are represented in the group as it addresses issues around sustainability and end-of-life vehicle recycling, lightweighting and materials issues, and other regulatory, advocacy and education issues of relevance to this particular end market sector. Registration for this meeting is free and open to the entire plastics industry. The May TIP Meeting is scheduled to follow the closing of the 2019 Re|focus Sustainability & Recycling Summit. Following an afternoon TIP-Only agenda, the TIP members will join the PLASTICS Recycling Committee for a more of sustainability discussions.


Speakers and topics for the meeting will include:

  • Mobility and Autonomous trends
  • Progress on PLASTICS infrastructure bill, standards and recycling subcommittee projects
  • Updates on PLASTICS Programs, including end-of-life vehicles recycling and Zero Net Waste initiatives
  • TIP Business Roundtable: an open discussion about Supply Chain Emerging Issues, Industry Trends, Benchmarking Ideas and Opportunities, Sustainability Challenges, and Industry Needs
When
5/22/2019 - 5/23/2019
Where
Amway Grand Plaza 187 Monroe Avenue NW Grand Rapids, MI 49503 UNITED STATES

Program

   

Wednesday, 22 May 2019

 
Registration open. Coffee break provided
Time
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
2:30 PM

Agenda will focus on Mobility, Autonomous and Electrification trends, and the TIP Business Roundtable: An open discussion about Supply Chain Emerging Issues, Industry Trends, Benchmarking Ideas and Opportunities, Sustainability Challenges, and Industry Needs
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
3:00 PM

Joint dinner with PLASTICS' Recycling Committee. The East Room, 3rd Floor of The B.O.B. 20 Monroe Ave NW Grand Rapids, MI 49503 Please join us for a casual social event and dinner at The B.O.B. (Big Old Building), which is just a short walk from The Amway Grand Plaza Hotel.
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
6:00 PM

Thursday, 23 May 2019

 
Heritage Hill Room
Time
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
8:00 AM

Agenda will include updates on the recycling infrastructure bill, standards and recycling subcommittee projects. Items of specific interest to the TIP Committee will include a Sustainability Advisory Board report, update on the PLASTICS Sustainability Benchmarking Survey, progress on the ELV vehicle recycling demonstration project and PLASTICS Zero Net Waste program.
Time
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
9:00 AM

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