A calendar of events listing the Mass Transit Industry's major trade shows, expos, conferences, workshops and seminars.


CASTA Passenger Service and Safety (PASS) Certification Workshop

Date: 12/01/14 - 12/02/14

The PASS Certification Program gives drivers skills in passenger assistance techniques, sensitivity skills, bus evacuation knowledge, and serving persons with disabilities.  Participants receive PASS certification that is valid for three years...

CASTA's Defensive Driving: Train the Trainer

Date: 12/01/14 - 12/02/14
Venue: Seniors' Resource Center
Location: 3227 Chase Street , Wheat Rdige , CO

 The Defensive Driving Train-the-Trainer module is a comprehensive, interactive course which will equip you to train other drivers in practical knowledge and techniques to avoid collisions and violations, and to choose safe, responsible and lawful...

High-Speed Rail Conference

Date: 12/02/14 - 12/04/14
Venue: Union Station
Location: 800 North Alameda Street , Los Angeles , CA

Business and political leaders will come together with the world's top experts to bring high speed rail to America.

GTA Annual Conference

Date: 12/03/14 - 12/05/14
Venue: The Classic Center
Location: 300 North Thomas Street , Athens , GA

The GTA annual conference is the statewide meeting of transit agencies in Georgia. 

CASTA/NTI Procurement Series - Orientation to Transit Procurement

Date: 12/09/14 - 12/12/14
Venue: Warwick Denver Hotel
Location: 1776 Grant Street , Denver , CO

CASTA and NTI present the first of a four-part series, this three and a half-day foundational course is an overview of transit procurement and emphasizes best practices for contract procurements by the FTA grantees.  This revised procurement...

Transportation Research Board 94th Annual Meeting

Date: 01/11/15 - 01/15/15
Venue: Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Location: 801 Mt Vernon Place NW , Washington , DC

The TRB Annual Meeting program covers all transportation modes, with more than 5,000 presentations in nearly 750 sessions and workshops addressing topics of interest to all attendees—policy makers, administrators, practitioners, researchers, and...

Planning Tomorrow's Smart Cities: Turning Plans into Reality

Date: 01/22/15
Venue: VBO/FEB
Location: Rue Ravenstein 4 1000 , Brussels

Numerous cities world-wide are thinking of, or have written Integrated Mobility Plans (IMPs). The objective of this seminar is to share best practice on how to turn plans into reality and how technology can help to make cities smart.

2015 APTA Business Member Board of Governors' Annual Business Meeting

Date: 01/26/15 - 01/28/15
Venue: PGA National Resort and Spa
Location: 400 Avenue of the Champions , Palm Beach , FL

This meeting will focus on doing business in the transit industry and business member support for APTA’s transit advocacy efforts and other programs.

2015 AzTA Legislative Day at the Capitol

Date: 01/29/15
Venue: Arizona State Capitol
Location: 1700 West Washington , Phoenix , AZ

Join AzTA Board members and general membership in a day of discussion, education, and advocacy with Arizona’s legislative leaders.

14th Annual New Partners for Smart Growth Conference

Date: 01/29/15 - 01/31/15
Venue: Hilton Baltimore Hotel
Location: 401 West Pratt Street , Baltimore , MD

The 2015 New Partners Conference, the nation’s largest smart growth and sustainability event.

2015 Payment Summit

Date: 02/03/15 - 02/05/15
Venue: Grand America Hotel
Location: 555 South Main Street , Salt Lake City , UT

The payment summit will highlight the latest innovation in payment technology. 

IPTA Legislative Meeting

Date: 02/03/15 - 02/04/15
Venue: Embassy Suites and Iowa State Capitol
Location: 101 East Locust Street , Des Moines , IA

The event includes admission to all seminars, two breakfasts, two lunches, two receptions and dinner.

2015 Payment Summit

Date: 02/03/15 - 02/05/15
Venue: Grand America Hotel
Location: 555 South Main Street , Salt Lake City , UT

The payment summit will highlight the latest innovation in payment technology. 

Oklahoma Transit Association Winter Meeting

Date: 02/04/15 - 02/06/15
Venue: Crown Plaza Hotel and Conference Center Oklahoma City
Location: 2945 Northwest Expressway , Oklahoma City , OK

The annual meeting will feature topics and presentations for transit agencies in Oklahoma. 

2015 APTA Transit CEOs Seminar

Date: 02/07/15 - 02/10/15
Venue: Renaissance Phoenix Downtown
Location: 50 East Adams Street , Phonenix , AZ

This seminar focuses on forward thinking. Discussions will highlight leadership topics relevant to your vision and skill in overseeing your organization.

Michigan Public Transit Association Legislative Conference

Date: 02/18/15 - 02/19/15
Venue: Radisson Hotel Lansing
Location: 111 North Grand Avenue , Lansing , MI

South Carolina Alliance for Mobile Infrastructure Annual Training Event, Bus Roadeo & Supplier Exhibition

Date: 02/19/15 - 02/22/15
Venue: Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort
Location: 8400 Costa Verde Drive , Myrtle Beach , SC

Annually the South Carolina Alliance for Mobile Infrastructure holds a conference for the purpose of training new members, showcasing the latest in industry products and services available, and to provide opportunities for networking.

2015 APTA Legal Affairs Seminar

Date: 02/22/15 - 02/24/15
Venue: Hyatt French Quarter
Location: 800 Iberville Street , New Orleans , LA

The Legal Affairs Seminar provides up-to-date information on regulatory/legislative developments, industry-related litigation, and other legal issues affecting the transit industry.

CTAI Legislative Social

Date: 02/25/15
Venue: Beside Bardenay
Location: 612 West Grove Street , Boise , ID

CTAI Leadership Summit

Date: 02/25/15 - 02/26/15
Venue: US Bank Building
Location: 101 South Capitol Boulevard , Boise , ID

The event will feature a chance for Idaho transit professionals to take part in a summit on leadership. 

8th Global Infrastructure Leadership Forum

Date: 02/25/15 - 02/27/15

The Global Forum offers a mix of in-depth workshops, rapid project presentations, pre-scheduled one-on-ones and informal sessions all revolving around tomorrow's global infrastructure marketplace.

SWTA & NMTA Joint Annual Conference & Expo

Date: 03/01/15 - 03/04/15
Venue: Santa Fe Convention Center
Location: 201 West Marcy Avenue , Santa Fe , NM

The event is the annual meeting of SWTA and the 2015 theme is "Freedom Through Transit."

2015 APTA Legislative Conference

Date: 03/08/15 - 03/10/15
Venue: JW Marriott Hotel
Location: 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW , Washington , DC

This conference directs the industry’s advocacy effort and legislative strategy to the U.S. Congress and Administration; offers sessions with key members of Congress, Hill staff, Administration officials, and Washington opinion makers.

MetroRail Europe 2015

Date: 03/09/15 - 03/11/15
Venue: Olympia London
Location: Hammersmith Road Kensington , London

In 2015 MetroRail and its co-located events offer a platform for the world’s most influential public transport executives to share ideas and brainstorm strategies to create better public transport in cities of all sizes.