Wisconsin Asbestos Conference

December 06, 2018 6:00 PM to December 07, 2018 4:00 PM
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Kalahari Resort & Convention Center
1305 Kalahari Drive
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
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December 6-7, 2018
The Kalahari Resort at the Wisconsin Dells
The Wisconsin Asbestos Conference Committee is proud to present this year's conference, opening with exhibitor set up and Welcome Reception on Thursday, December 6 and the full program on Friday, December 7, 2018. The Committee is comprised of a joint venture between private and government entities in Wisconsin, supported by the Department of Natural Resources, Bureau of Air Management, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services - Asbestos and Lead Sections, the Madison OSHA Office and the Environmental Information Association.

If you are a contractor, consultant, building or facility owner or manager, architect, trainer, inspector or part of the regulatory community you SHOULD be here!
Registration for this outstanding event is just $50 through November 15. After November 15, registration goes up to $70. Register early to take advantage of early bird rates!

2018 Exhibiting and Sponsorship Opportunities
Increase your level of industry recognition by partnering with the Wisconsin Asbestos Conference as an annual sponsor. This year's sponsorship levels include a variety of ways to showcase your company!
WAC Exhibitor Fees - $170 Until November 15 - Buy Your Booth Early to save!
WAC Exhibitors fees go up to $220 after November 15

  • Fee includes full registration and lunch for 1 person; additional booth representatives must register separately
  • All booths include 2 chairs and a skirted table; electrical outlets are included
  • Exhibitor company’s logo will be on seminar “Exhibitor Recognition” boards at the event. (Cannot be guaranteed for registrations received after November 15, 2018.)

Serpentine Sponsor - $1,000

  • Four slides with company logo and information projected all day in the Exhibitor space during the conference
  • Company logo printed on poster displayed at the Thursday Night Network Mixer and outside the main breakout room
  • Listing on the WAC website

Amphiboles Sponsor - $500

  • One slide with company logo and information projected all day in the Exhibitor space during the conference
  • Company logo printed on poster displayed at the Thursday Night Network Mixer and outside the main breakout room

Chrysotile Sponsor - No Fee/Donated Item

  • Donate an item valued at $25 or more for the lunch or end of the day raffles. Full recognition is given to the donating company. (Please limit t-shirt/branded donations to two per company unless part of a packaged gift set) Be sure to provide an approximate value of the donated prize.

Coffee Break Sponsor - $250

  • This exclusive sponsorship includes signage during the morning or afternoon break! Only one sponsor per break, signage will be featured at the food and beverage table

    Name Badge Sponsor - $250

  • This exclusive sponsorship will feature the sponsor logo on the name badge of every attendee!

2018 Wisconsin Asbestos Conference Program

December 6, 2018
Exhibitor set up and Welcome Reception

December 7, 2018
7:30am - Registration, Coffee and Networking

8:00am - Welcome to the Conference, Introduction, Paul Zimmer

8:30am - Introduction of the Environmental Information Association, J. Brent Kynoch, Managing Director

8:45am - Keynote Presentation: Federal Regulatory Update, J. Brent Kynoch

9:15 - Coffee/Networking

10:00am - 10:50am
     REGULATOR TRACK - DHS Update, Jess Fournier, DHS
     CROSSOVER TRACK - Indoor Air Quality and Mold, Jessica Cebula, UW - Madison
     ASBESTOS 101 TRACK - 2 Hour Asbestos Awareness (10:00am - 12:00noon), Brian Higby, UW - Madison

10:50am - Break

11:10am - 12:00noon
     REGULATOR TRACK - DNR and City of Milwaukee Update, Mark Davis, DNR, Chris Kraco, City of Milwaukee & Anthony Goodman, City of Milwaukee
     CROSSOVER TRACK - Encountering Hazardous Materials During Demolition, Curtis Hedman, DHS BEOH

12:00noon - 1:00pm - Lunch

1:00pm - 1:45pm - Keynote Presentation: Meth Lab Awareness For Remediation Crews, Alan Hunsader, Department of Justice

1:45pm - Break

2:00pm - 2:50pm
     REGULATOR TRACK - Proper Management of Waste, Casey Lamensky, DNR
     CROSSOVER TRACK - Ladder/Scaffold Safety, Brian Higby, UW - Madison
     ASBESTOS 101 TRACK - School Asbestos Designated Person, David Schmitt, DHS

3:00pm - 3:30pm - Wrap Up Session/Raffle, Paul Zimmer

WAC 2018 Thanks Our Generous Sponsors

Serpentine Sponsors

Amphibole Sponsors


$70.00 Individual Registration
$50.00 Earlybird rate before November 15

$220.00 Exhibitor
$170.00 Earlybird rate before November 15

$500.00 Amphibole Sponsorship

$100.00 Chrysotile Sponsorship

$1,000.00 Serpentine Sponsorship

$250.00 Coffee Break Sponsor

$250.00 Name Badge Sponsor

$20.00 Additional Booth Rep