On October 2nd, 3rd and 4th, the worlds most recognized experts in achieving Zero Waste on the community, city and business level converged on Nanaimo for the 9th Zero Waste International Alliance Conference and Dialogue.

The event sold out, was LiveStreamed, the blog received over 7000 pageviews over the 3 days,#ZWIA14 was a top ten trend in BC and the facilities were at capacity for all three days. Delegates raved about the authenticity of the solutions presented and organizers have been flooded with positive responses since the event.

Here is a snapshot of just some of the press coverage:

Organizers send their sincere gratitude to all participants and the many volunteers and sponsors who helped to make this event an overwhelming success.

Over the coming weeks Zero Waste Canada will release videos, audio and images from the event at