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


APA 2015 National Planning Conference

Date: 04/18/15 - 04/21/15
Venue: Washington State Convention Center
Location: 800 Convention Place , Seattle , WA

Sustainability. Climate change. Transportation. Economic development. What's at the top of your community's planning agenda? Come to the peak event in planning and come away with the answers you need.

Capacity Building Program: Building Leaders in Public Transport

Date: 04/19/15 - 04/24/15

This event aims at developing leadership capabilities in urban mobility planning. It seeks to create awareness of what integrated mobility planning involves, what are its different components and how it needs to be undertaken.

2015 International Rail Safety Seminar & Expo

Date: 04/20/15 - 04/22/15
Venue: The Florida Hotel and Conference Center
Location: 1500 Sand Lake Road , Orlando , FL

The seminar focuses on the critical area of rail safety and a broad range of related topics including: safety and risk assessment; security systems and technology; derailment prevention and analysis; train control systems and methods; detection...

High Speed Rail Conference DC

Date: 04/21/15 - 04/23/15
Venue: Alion Conference Center
Location: 1100 New Jersey Avenue, SE , Washington , DC

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

2015 Bus Safety Seminar & Expo

Date: 04/22/15 - 04/23/15
Venue: The Florida Hotel and Conference Center
Location: The Florida Hotel and Conference Center , Orlando , FL

The seminar brings together transportation safety experts, researchers, suppliers, and industry professionals in a comfortable educational environment.

Wisconsin Urban & Rural Transit Association Public Transportation Day

Date: 04/22/15
Venue: Wisconsin State Capitol
Location: 2 East Main Street , Madison , WI

Wisconsin public transportation officials will meet with lawmakers and address their legislative needs.  

L-NGV 2015 San Diego

Date: 04/27/15 - 04/29/15
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
Location: 111 West Harbor Drive , San Diego , CA

Hosted by the San Diego Metropolitan Transit System, the event will be mostly focused on NGV and LNG applied to transportation.

2nd Annual Saudi Arabia Transport & Infrastructure

Date: 04/27/15 - 04/28/15
Venue: Al Faisaliah Hotel
Location: King Fahd Road , Riyadh

The 2nd Annual Saudi Arabia Transport & Infrastructure will convene key government officials, rail professionals and key decision makers from around the GCC region.

10th Annual FTA Drug and Alcohol Conference

Date: 04/28/15 - 04/30/15

The 10th Annual FTA Drug and Alcohol Program National Conference will be held in Atlanta in April of 2015.

P3 Hub Midwest

Date: 04/28/15 - 04/29/15
Venue: The Palmer House Hotel
Location: 17 East Monroe Street , Chicago , IL

The P3 Hub: Midwest brings together US procurers, mayors, governors, investors, contractors and advisors to debate the future of P3 in a series of interactive panel discussions and presentations.

2015 California Passenger Rail Summit

Date: 04/28/15 - 04/29/15
Venue: Sacramento City Council Chambers
Location: 915 I Street , Sacramento , CA

Speakers will discuss funding, development, and strategic approaches to the growth of passenger rail in the state.

Illinois Railroad Summit

Date: 04/29/15
Venue: President Abraham Lincoln Doubletree Hotel
Location: 701 East Adams Street , Springfield , IL

The Summit will focus on rail issues in the state of Illinois. 

APTA International Bus Roadeo

Date: 05/01/15 - 05/05/15
Venue: Renaissance Worthington
Location: 200 Main Street , fort Worth , TX

The International Bus Roadeo is a unique learning opportunity for operators and maintenance teams to experience transit agency professionals up close and personal.

APTA 2015 Bus & Paratransit Conference

Date: 05/03/15 - 05/06/15
Venue: Omni fort Worth Hotel
Location: 1300 Houston Street , Houston , TX

This educational program covers technological breakthroughs; today’s operations and maintenance environment; safety and security; planning and sustainability; funding and finance; mobility management and accessibility; capital programs...

ACT Expo 2015

Date: 05/04/15 - 05/07/15
Venue: Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center
Location: 650 S. Griffin Street , Dallas , TX

All weight classes and alternative fuel types are represented—  electric, hybrid, hydrogen, natural gas, propane autogas, and renewable fuels—providing a one-stop shop for fleets to learn how to reduce costs and emissions.

2015 PedalMN Bicycle Conference

Date: 05/04/15 - 05/05/15
Venue: Commons Hotel
Location: 615 Washington Avenue , Minneapoils , MN

The event will offer firsthand experiences on how Minnesotans are creating partnerships, making connections and growing businesses to build a Bike Friendly State.

Improvised Explosive Device (IED) Response on Mass Transit and Passenger Rail Systems

Date: 05/05/15 - 05/07/15
Venue: Joint Interagency Training and Education Center (JITEC), Homeland Security Programs at West Virginia University
Location: 886 Chestnut Ridge Road , Morgantown , WV

This course provides an environment for first responders to perform tactical operations in a scenario-driven exercise under realistic incident conditions involving a post-blast IED incident on a mass transit or passenger rail system.

Transportation for Sustainability – An International Conference

Date: 05/06/15 - 05/08/15
Venue: The Keck Center of the National Academies
Location: 500 Fifth Street, NW , Washington , DC

This international conference supported by the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies will present thought-provoking examples of sustainability thinking, analysis and practice in the transportation field.

URSTA Spring 2015 Conference

Date: 05/07/15 - 05/08/15
Venue: TownPlace Suites by Marriott
Location: 1205 West Highway 40 , Vernal , UT

The URSTA Spring 2015 Conference brings together transit professionals from across the state of Utah. 

2015 CASTA Spring Training Conference

Date: 05/12/15 - 05/15/15

This conference is designed to provide transit professionals with the tools and information needed to be effective and efficient in a complex and critical line of work.

Australian ITS Summit and the National Electronic Tolling Forum

Date: 05/12/15 - 05/14/15
Venue: Crown Conference Centre
Location: 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank , Melbourne

The events bring together ITS industry leaders, government, transport businesses and users, and academics to explore ways to maximize the efficiency and improve the sustainability of Australia’s transport infrastructure

Workshop on Connected Vehicle Dynamic Mobility Applications and Multi Modal Intelligent Traffic Signal Systems

Date: 05/17/15 - 05/19/15
Venue: Scottsdale Plaza
Location: 7200 North Scottsdale Road , Scottsdale , AZ

The workshop will cover connected vehicle system architecture, standards, security, and a deep dive into the Multi Modal Intelligent Traffic Signal System (MMITSS) dynamic mobility applications developed under a Pooled Fund project including a...

21st annual Wheel Rail Interaction Conference

Date: 05/18/15 - 05/21/15
Venue: Marriott Marquis - Atlanta
Location: 265 Peachtree Center Avenue, NE , Atlanta , GA

The Conference is dedicated to educating professionals who work for railroads, transit agencies, contractors, government agencies and consulting firms and focuses on the complex and critical interaction between the wheel and the rail...

WTS 2015 Annual Conference

Date: 05/20/15 - 05/22/15
Venue: Swissotel
Location: 323 East Upper Wacker Drive , Chicago , IL

The Annual Conference is the WTS annual networking event of the year. It attracts more than 500 corporate and governmental industry leaders worldwide. Private corporations, public agencies and government officials invested in every transportation...

Virginia Transit Association Annual Conference

Date: 05/20/15 - 05/21/15
Venue: Fort Magruder Inn
Location: 6945 Pocahontas Trail , Williamsburg , VA

The conference is a professional development and networking opportunity for transit professionals, vendors and elected officials to come together to share best practices and learn about new trends and technology in the public transportation...