NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rubicon Technologies, Inc. (“Rubicon” or the “Company”) (NYSE: RBT), a leading provider of software-based waste, recycling, and fleet operations products for businesses and governments worldwide, today announced Next Summit Digital, a four-part series of monthly webinars taking place between Monday, September 25, 2023 and the end of the year.
Rubicon has always described Next Summit as a forum for growth and collaboration, and as an opportunity to explore the potential of the next phase of fleet operations. It is also a venue for Rubicon to share what is coming next for the Company. With Next Summit Digital, Rubicon is building on the success of Next Summit 2023, giving attendees a refresher and offering those who could not join in person a taste of this year’s program and a preview of what they can expect at Next Summit 2024 in New York City.
“Next Summit Digital will provide in-depth conversations with top minds in fleet management and technology, exploring the future of fleet operations and solid waste management,” said Conor Riffle, Senior Vice President of Smart Cities at Rubicon. “Our goal is to empower our attendees with insights, strategies, and innovations that can help drive their operations forward, ensuring a more sustainable and efficient future for both businesses and governments worldwide.”
Read on for a description of each webinar, as well as links to sign up. Alternatively, click here to sign up for all the sessions at once.
Digital Transformation in Waste and Recycling
The first webinar in the Next Summit Digital series will dive into how to make the transition from analog to integrated digital operations in waste and recycling. As cities and private haulers look for efficient and cost-effective solutions, this change in approach offers numerous advantages. From optimizing routes to enhancing customer experiences and promoting sustainability, digital integration is reshaping waste and recycling management.
Taking place on September 25, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time and moderated by Hurst Renner, Sr. Director of Public Policy and Smart City Partnerships at Rubicon, panelists will include J.J. Tips, Operations Manager, Solid Waste and Recycling Department for the City of Denton, Texas; and Shaaron Grayson, Assistant Public Works Director for Solid Waste for the City of Coral Gables, Florida. Join us to uncover how technology can streamline your operations and pave the way for a greener future. Register for this webinar here.
How to Make Money in Solid Waste
The second Next Summit Digital webinar will look at how to unlock the financial potential in solid waste management for cities and private haulers. The session will explore cost-saving strategies and revenue-generating opportunities, from optimizing routing to making the most of commodity benefits. Whether you’re involved in solid waste management for a city or in the private hauling business, learn how to transform your waste streams into revenue all while advancing your sustainability goals.
Taking place on October 18, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time and moderated by Conor Riffle, Sr. Vice President of Smart Cities at Rubicon, panelists will include Scott Givaudan, Solid Waste Management Supervisor for the City of Glendale, Arizona. Join us for a comprehensive look at how to make your waste management efforts not just environmentally friendly, but also financially rewarding. Register for this webinar here.
Improving Customer Service and Satisfaction
Customer engagement remains a cornerstone of operational success, and the third webinar in our series will feature a discussion on how to improve customer service and satisfaction both in government and from the point of view of private haulers. This session will explore actionable strategies to enhance customer interactions, streamline communication, and foster long-term loyalty.
Taking place on November 15, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time and moderated by Fred Hannon, Vice President of Smart City Customer Success at Rubicon, panelists will include Michael Shaw, Director of Public Works for the City of Kansas City, Missouri; and Brenda Haney, Director of Solid Waste for the City of Lubbock, Texas. Join us to gain insights into creating a customer-centric approach that drives both satisfaction and revenue in solid waste and recycling operations. Register for this webinar here.
Implementation Essentials: Ensuring Your Technology Investment Delivers ROI
The final webinar in the Next Summit Digital series will guide you through how to realize an ROI from smart city technology. From establishing clear performance plans and defining key performance indicators, to considering strategic tech integrations and emphasizing employee education, this session promises actionable insights.
Taking place on December 13, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time and moderated by Dave Battaglia, Director of Smart City Customer Success at Rubicon, panelists will include Harry Hayes, former Chief Operating Officer and Director of Solid Waste for the City of Houston, Texas; Helvia Quinones, Deputy Director of South Operations, Solid Waste Management Department for the City of Houston, Texas; and Robin Barham, Director of Solid Waste Services for the City of Concord, North Carolina. Join us to equip your team with the tools and knowledge to ensure that every technology investment is not only well-implemented, but also drives tangible, measurable financial and operational benefits. Register for this webinar here.
For more information on how Rubicon is deploying its market-leading technology products to equip businesses, local governments, and haulers with the tools and software they need to improve operations, meet sustainability goals, and (ultimately) end waste, visit the enterprises, governments, and haulers pages on Rubicon’s website.
Rubicon Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: RBT) is a leading provider of software-based waste, recycling, and fleet operations products for businesses and governments worldwide. Striving to create a new industry standard by using technology to drive environmental innovation, the Company helps turn businesses into more sustainable enterprises, and neighborhoods into greener and smarter places to live and work. Rubicon’s mission is to end waste. It helps its partners find economic value in their waste streams and confidently execute on their sustainability goals. To learn more, visit rubicon.com.