16th Annual EPAZ Conference

(formerly known as the Gatekeeper Regulatory Roundup)


March 4 - 5, 2020


2100 S. Priest Drive, Tempe, AZ 85282

(480) 967-1441

The EPAZ Conference is a great opportunity to learn the latest regulatory updates related to Air, Soil, Water and Waste as well as share industry specific information and network among your peers.  Expected topics on our program will include regulatory & technical updates for industry, municipalities and medical facilities as it relates to AIR, WASTE & WATER, NEPA/ESA, EMERGENCY RESPONSE, EPCRA & OSHA/H&S and more.  

Download our flyer - Help us spread the word!  Share your knowledge by submitting an abstract for consideration in the 2020 program.  The deadline to submit is Friday, November 15, 2019. 





EPAZ is hosting a student poster competition and selected posters will be on display and judged during the conference.  The deadline to submit a topic summary and poster outline is January 5, 2020.  Cash prizes will be awarded to the 1st Place, 2nd Place and People’s Choice posters.  To learn more and to submit an entry, click here.


Encouraging students who have invested their future in the environment, EPAZ awards over $8,000 each year to graduate and undergraduate students in environmental programs in Arizona.  The deadline to submit an application is December 31, 2019 and the recipients will be announced at the conference.  To learn more and to apply online, click here.

EPAZ is hosting a logo design competition open only to EPAZ members. The deadline to enter is February 2, 2019 and the winner will win an iPad 2 and the logo will be unveiled at the conference.  To view contest rules and submit an entry, click here.


The DoubleTree Conference Center is located on the Southwest corner of Broadway & Priest and easily accessible from the I-10 Freeway.  A block of hotel rooms are available at $179/night plus tax, but must be reserved by February 11, 2020.  Please use this link to make your reservations. 

Conference Chairperson:

Disha Gadre
(480) 740-0204


Exhibit & Sponsorship Coordinator:

Elizabeth Kasik, (602) 524-7249
 [email protected]