7: Workshops

Join us on 10/25/14 for our Saturday Workshops!

Choose 1 of 4 specialized training opportunities! There’s a full-day zero waste planning workshop, two onsite workshops (reuse entrepreneurs: learn how to develop/sustain a community reuse center & lessons learned from a reusables business owner / fixers: learn how to start/manage a repair cafe) and an offsite tour and informational session at Goodwill of Central TX (resale businesses: learn how one of the country’s most successful resellers operates).   See below for details.

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These informative workshops, being held on Saturday, October 25, 2014 (times vary), are a fantastic learning opportunity is available to both ReuseConex conference attendees and the general public.

  • Option 1: Zero Waste Planning Workshop | 9am-3pm | Speakers: Gary Liss of Zero Waste International Alliance & Richard Anthony of Grassroots Recycling Network | Tickets: $50 for ReuseConex Attendees; $100 for the General Public.  Want to learn more before you register? Review the Course Outline here: RC14 Zero Waste Planning Workshop – Class Outline| Location: Onsite / Holiday Inn Austin Midtown
  • Option 2: Behind the Scenes at Goodwill of Central Texas | 10am-12pm | Speakers: Kelly Freeman of Austin’s Goodwill of Central Texas | Tickets: Free to ReuseConex Attendees| Location: Off-site, transportation not provided.
  • Option 3: Reuse Enterprises: Community Reuse Center Template & Lesson Learned from a Reusables Entrepreneur | 10am-12pm | Speakers: Jackie Doherty of Finger Lakes Reuse & Theresa Harris of Elemental Essentialz | Tickets: Free to ReuseConex Attendees & the General Public | Location: Onsite / Holiday Inn Austin Midtown
  • Option 4: How to Start & Manage a Repair/Fixer Clinic | 10am-12pm | Speakers: Nancy Lo of Hennepin County Fixit Clinic & Cindy Correll of Repair PDX | Tickets: Free to ReuseConex Attendees & the General Public | Location: Onsite / Holiday Inn Austin Midtown

Pre-registration is required for EVERYONE! Click here to sign-up:  http://reuseconex2014workshops.eventbrite.com

Notes: There will be no food or beverages served at these workshops.  Proceeds benefit Reuse Alliance.