Registration is OPEN!
Make plans now to participate in Florida’s leading education and networking event for recycling and solid waste management professionals.  Recycle Florida Today and the SWANA FL Sunshine Chapter are partnering again to host the 2020 Joint Summit, which will take place January 26-28, in Lake Buena Vista at the Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs Resort Area.  

 Registration Fees: Received by
Dec. 27, 2019
Received after
Dec. 27, 2019


Members (RFT or SWANA FL):

Full Conference – Sunday/Monday/Tuesday $275 $325
Single Day – Monday $175 $225
Single Day – Tuesday $125 $175

Non Members:

Full Conference – Sunday/Monday/Tuesday $425 $475
Single Day – Monday $275 $325
Single Day – Tuesday $175 $225


Single Day Speaker – Day of Presentation $125 $175
Young Professional (35 and under) and
Retired Members (full conference)
$225 $275
Student/Regulatory Agency Complimentary (meals excluded)


Meals: Full conference registration includes welcome reception on Sunday; continental breakfast, lunch and dinner on Monday; and continental breakfast and morning break on Tuesday. Single day registration includes meals scheduled on that day only.

Schedule of Events

Click HERE for the preliminary Schedule of Events (Updated 1.3.20)


Continuing Education

Attendees can earn up to 10 CEUs toward their SWANA recertification by attending the conference. Professional Engineers will have the opportunity to earn continuing education course hours. CEUs toward State of Florida continuing education requirements for operators are pending and will be announced when approval is received. Please be sure to stop by the registration desk for the necessary paperwork.



Sponsorship Opportunities

By actively supporting this event, your organization will benefit by strengthening its prominence as a leader in the solid waste industry, by enhancing your product awareness, by increasing your brand recognition and by increasing your sales and marketing outreach capabilities.

Click HERE to view additional sponsorship details in PDF format.


Hotel Information

Hotel Information:  The 2020 Joint Summit will be held at the Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs Resort Area (1850 Hotel Plaza Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830).  A block of rooms is available for participants who wish to stay over. To make your reservation online, click HERE to receive the discounted rate of $159 per night (plus $12 resort fee). You may also contact the hotel directly at 1-800-624-4109.  Be sure to mention SWANA FL/RFT Joint Summit to receive this great rate, which is available until 5 p.m. on Monday, January 6, 2020.  Reserve your room today!

Important Message Regarding Hotel Bookings: It has been brought to our attention that third party hotel and travel companies have contacted attendees claiming to be the housing coordinator for SWANA/RFT. We have no affiliation with these third-party housing coordinators. Hotel reservations should only be secured directly with the Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs Resort Area. The Joint Summit will not make unsolicited contact with attendees to secure hotel reservations.


Refund Policy

Refund Policy: Refunds, less $25 processing fee, will be issued upon receipt of written request by January 3, 2020. Due to meal guarantees, no refunds will be issued after January 3, 2020, and we will invoice for no-shows who do not cancel by January 3, 2020. Please email requests for refunds and cancellations to [email protected].