DEPLOY Conference: Modular Technologies for Waste-to-X

April 5-6, 2021

The RAPID DEPLOY Conference Series offers attendees an invite-only crowd providing opportunities to engage in a mixture of invited talks and active workshop-style sessions culminating in a synthesis activity led by RAPID staff. Attendees will leave energized with new connections and empowered to deploy new ideas.

The first in the series, RAPID DEPLOY: Modular Technologies for Waste-to-X, will focus on developing new routes for converting waste materials to products.

What to Expect

  • Have a seat at the table to define and solve problems associated with deploying waste-to-x process technologies
  • Have an opportunity to share technology or opportunities for collaboration through an attendee lightning round
  • Receive a free RAPID eLearning course ($895 value)
  • Receive a complimentary copy of the DEPLOY: Waste-to-X conference report-out

DEPLOY: Waste-to-X Technical Program

All times listed are in ET.

Monday, April 5
  • 1:00-1:30 Welcome & Introductions
  • 1:30-2:15 Keynote Speaker: Paul Dauenhauer, University of Minnesota
  • 2:30-3:00 Problem Definition Exercise
  • 3:00-4:45 Workshop
  • 4:45-5:00 Virtual Networking
Tuesday, April 6
  • 1:00-1:15 Virtual Networking
  • 1:15-1:30 Industry Technology Tour
  • 1:30-2:00 Attendee Technology Lightning Talks
  • 2:00-4:30 Workshop
  • 4:45-5:00 Synthesis Speaker: RAPID Leadership

Registration Rates

Early Bird rates end March 15, 2021

Attendee Early Bird Regular
Employees of RAPID Member Organization $395 $445
Employees of RAPID Affiliate Organizations $445 $495
AIChE Members $495 $545
Non-Members $545 $595


Apply to Attend

Due to the interactive nature of the conference, seats are limited. Conference attendance is an invite-only process. Interested attendees may apply for an invitation and will be notified no later than March 31, 2021 of acceptance or nonacceptance.

Apply to Attend DEPLOY


A new conference series from the RAPID Manufacturing Institute, DEPLOY is an engaging, interactive meeting where attendees leave energized with connections and new ideas around the commercialization or deployment of cutting edge, often modular, process technologies.