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


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."

IED Response on Mass Transit and Passenger Rail Systems

Date: 03/03/15 - 03/05/15
Venue: The Joint Interagency Training and Education Center (JITEC), Homeland Security Programs at West Virginia University
Location: 886 Chestnut Ridge Road , Morgantown , WV

The course features realistic conditions involving a post-blast IED incident on a mass transit/passenger rail system.

Understanding the Travel Needs of People with Disabilities

Date: 03/03/15
Venue: Online

This event seeks input on the challenges faced by travelers with disabilities to better understand their user needs.

Eurasia Rail

Date: 03/05/15 - 03/07/15
Venue: Istanbul Expo Center
Location: Ataturk Airport against 34149 Yesilkoy , Istanbul

Eurasia Rail 2015 will gather domestic and international industry leaders, associations, corporations one more time under one roof during 3 days making it the premier platform for the transport industry in Eurasia.

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. 

Digital Signage Expo 2015

Date: 03/10/15 - 03/12/15
Venue: Las Vegas Convention Center
Location: 3150 Paradise Road , Las Vegas , NV

DSE is the world’s largest International trade show and conference exclusively dedicated to showcasing digital display and interactive technology solutions for customer- and employee-facing organizations.   Transit operators can avail...

PTC World Congress

Date: 03/10/15 - 03/12/15
Venue: Rosen Shingle Creek
Location: 9939 Universal Boulevard , Orlando , FL

Learn from fellow railroad experiences, with over 50 case studies from innovating suppliers and likes of CSX, Amtrak, Sound Transit, Alaska Railroad and many more.

Communications Based Train Control Conference 2015

Date: 03/10/15
Venue: The Royal Aeronautical Society
Location: 4 Hamilton Place , London

The conference is the only event that is entirely focused and dedicated to Communications Based Train Control from a Engineering and Technical perspective, addressing implementation from a strategic planning perspective.   

Indiana Transit Day at the Statehouse

Date: 03/10/15
Venue: Indiana State Capitol
Location: 200 West Washington Street, No. 220 , Indianapolis , IN

This day is dedicated to mass transit advocacy and provides the chance to join others from around the state to meet with legislators, share information and build support for transit funding.

2015 Locus New England Leadership Summit

Date: 03/11/15
Venue: District Hall
Location: 75 northern Avenue , Boston , MA

The 2015 Locus New England Summit will bring together top local elected officials and real estate developers for networking and dealmaking.

COMTO Celebrating Women Who Move the Nation Breakfast Awards Ceremony

Date: 03/11/15
Venue: JW Marriott Hotel
Location: 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW , Washington , DC

The event will honor women who are moving the nation in transportation. 

IAM Exchange 2015

Date: 03/16/15 - 03/18/15
Venue: Chelsea Football Club London
Location: Stamford Bridge, Fulham Road , London

More than 100 director level professionals from leading water, gas, electricity, transport, road and rail enterprises will share best practice alongside an agenda jam-packed with latest case studies and new approaches enabling them to add true...

Middle East Rail 2015

Date: 03/17/15 - 03/18/15
Venue: Dubai World Trade Centre
Location: 2nd Zaabel Road (D 73 Rd), Al Sa'ada St , Dubai

Join regional government, operators, construction companies and their partners as they create the world's most advanced railways.

NATP 2015 Legislative Meeting

Date: 03/17/15 - 03/18/15
Venue: Nebraska State Capitol
Location: 1445 K Street , Lincoln , NE

This meeting will consist of training, breakfast with the Senators, tour of the State Capitol Building and signing of a Proclamation declaring the second week in April as “Public Transit Week.”

MHSRA Annual Spring Meeting

Date: 03/21/15
Venue: IBEW Local 134
Location: 600 West Washington Boulevard , Chicago , IL

Topics To Be Discussed: Update on Association Activities CrossRail Chicago Update Chicago Union Station Update Illinois funding Issues California HSR Progress Report Korean HSR Experience and its Relevance to the Midwest...

Joint Rail Conference 2015

Date: 03/23/15 - 03/26/15
Venue: San Jose State University Student Union and Engineering Building
Location: One Washington Square , San Jose , CA

Papers and presentations will focus on railroad civil, mechanical, electrical and systems engineering, as well as rail safety, planning, design, financing, operations, and management. Freight and passenger rail subjects as well as other relevant...

2015 APTA Revenue Management & Fare Collection Summit and the TransITech Conference

Date: 03/30/15 - 04/01/15
Venue: Doubletree Orlando
Location: 5780 Major Boulevard , Orlando , FL

Transit agencies of all sizes and fare collection methods attend to discuss current issues, share experiences and best practices with their peers, and review situations of concern to multiple agencies.

Asia Pacific Rail 2015

Date: 03/30/15 - 04/01/15
Venue: Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre
Location: 1 Expo Drrive Wan Chai , Hong Kong

Asia Pacific Rail is the only forum where the industry’s elites gather annually to share ideas, present new rail projects and debate their strategies for sustainability

PPTA Spring Conference & Expo

Date: 04/07/15 - 04/09/15
Venue: Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square
Location: 25 South Queen Street , Lancaster , PA

The PPTA Spring Conference will bring together transit professionals from across the state of Pennsylvania. 

Oregon Transit Association Transit Day at the Capitol

Date: 04/08/15
Venue: Oregon State Capitol
Location: 900 Court Street NE , Salem , OR

Learn about legislative issues related to transit in Oregon, network with professionals and meet with lawmakers.

Florida’s Triple Crown Roadeo

Date: 04/10/15 - 04/11/15

The Florida Triple Crown Roadeo combines the FPTA and RTAP roadeos into a singlel weekend honoring all of Florida’s maintenance technicians, paratransit and fixed route operators.

2015 TTA Bus Roadeo & Expo

Date: 04/10/15 - 04/11/15
Venue: Renaissance Dallas Richardson Hotel
Location: 900 East Lookout Drive , Richardson , TX

The 2015 TTA Bus Roadeo & Expo brings together transit professionals from across the state of Texas. 

2015 AzTA/ADOT Annual Conference & Bus Roadeo

Date: 04/12/15 - 04/14/15
Venue: Phoenix Airport Marriott
Location: 1101 North 44th Street , Phoenix , AZ

Along with the many sessions and events, the conference will again host Arizona’s only statewide exhibitor showcase and vehicle display.

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.