As the pre-eminent institution CIWM organise high profile events for members and waste and resource professionals. These provide an opportunity to discover the latest thinking, share innovative best practice and to network with peers..

Title and navigation
Title and navigation
<<<August 2022><<
August 2022

2022 Events

CIWM Resource Conference Cymru
17 May 2022 | Sophia Gardens Cricket Ground, Cardiff
The CIWM Resource Conference Cymru returns for 2022, bringing together over 200 delegates from across the sector at the leading resources and waste management event in the country. This year, we'll explore how we can turn circular thinking into even more circular action, what knowledge and skills we need to achieve this, and how we can focus our efforts to make it a success for all. 

Resourcing the Future Conference
14-15 June 2022 | One Great George Street, London
As its name suggests, Resourcing the Future Conference is all about looking forward. We'll bring together policy makers, thought leaders and industry experts - alongside hundreds of leading professionals from across the sector - to explore the key issues and opportunities that lie ahead as we continue our journey to a world beyond waste. Delivered in partnership by CIWM, ESA, INCPEN and WRAP, this flagship event is one you won't want to miss.

RWM Exhibition
14 - 15 September 2022 | NEC (Halls 17 - 20), Birmingham
A collaboration between the two leading UK events, RWM & Letsrecycle Live combine to form the UK’s largest event for the recycling, resource and wider environmental services sector. The best of both events, the 2022 event features 200+ speakers across 9 conference theatres, 150+ CPD accredited sessions, 850+ exhibitors, live material processing, 50+ vehicle demonstrations and exclusive free to attend networking events including the Local Authority Lounge, Women in Sustainability, private meetings, the Careers Corner, the Innovation Awards and much more. The combined team of RWM and look forward to bringing you a bigger, better, and revitalised event for the industry. 

To register for your free ticket or find out more information please click here.

Gala Dinner
14 September 2022 | Hilton Birmingham Metropole, Birmingham
Taking place on the first evening of RWM Exhibition, the CIWM Gala Dinner is renowned as the sector’s most popular social event of the year, giving over 400 guests the chance to enjoy an unmissable evening of networking, fine dining, and first-class entertainment. From the drinks reception to the after-party, it’s a time to catch up with friends old and new, entertain clients, and forge lasting business relationships. With thanks to our Headline Sponsors; Ashfords, Turmec and Babcock & Wilcox. 

Book your table

For more information, please contact

Scottish Resources Conference
15 November 2022 | Perth Concert Hall, Scotland
The Scottish Resources Conference is Scotland's leading sustainability and resource management event, bringing together hundreds of professionals from the private, public and third sectors from across the country and beyond. Hear from inspiring speakers, discuss global trends, workshop solutions, network with key stakeholders, and celebrate progress as, together, we strive to create a Scotland where resources are valued and nothing is wasted.

For more information, please contact

Festival of Circular Economy
28 November - 1 December 2022 | Virtual
Now in its second year, the Festival of Circular Economy is an immersive virtual event dedicated to celebrating and accelerating the success of circular economy initiatives around the world. Attended by over 250 delegates, the festival offers a valuable, fully interactive forum for all actors – from start-ups to multinationals, research projects to governments – to generate ideas and learn from those at the forefront of change. 

For more information, please contact

If you wish to speak to the events team about attending these events then contact them via telephone or email.

Telephone: +44 (0) 1604 823342


There are also exclusive marketing and sponsorship opportunities available. Speak to the sales team for more information.

Telephone: +44 (0) 1604 823346