Creating Innovative Transportation Solutions. Oct 2-4, 2018 in conjunction with the Rural Public and Intercity Bus Transportation Conference, Breckenridge, Colorado. Offered by the National Center for Mobility Management, this training introduces an innovative human-centered design process, called Design Thinking, to the development of transportation solutions. More information.
NEW! NTI Advancing Mobility Management course. Sep 17-18, Dallas, TX. This course is designed to help build the capacity of transit professionals to implement and scale up mobility management strategies and initiatives and expose participants to promising practices in the field. More information and registration link.
State Public Transportation Partnerships Conference. Aug 15-17, Minneapolis, MN. This conference is a cooperative effort among the American Public Transportation Association (APTA), the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), and the Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA). It will highlight mobility management initiatives, an update on the Coordinating Council on Access and Mobility (CCAM), and state association and national partner roundtables with remarks from the leadership of APTA, AASHTO, and CTAA. Sessions will cover innovative coordination models at the state and regional levels; the deployment of electric, shared autonomous, and on-demand vehicles, including the opportunities and challenges they present for paratransit customers; and messaging to gather support from federal and state legislators and to attract riders.The conference co-hosts are the Minnesota Public Transportation Association and the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Learn more.
Rural and Intercity Bus Conference. Sept. 30-Oct. 3, Breckenridge, CO. Attendees will be entitled to select sessions from five tracks: (1) Planning, Design, and Research, (2) policy, funding and finance, (3) special topics on rural mobility, (4) rural and tribal transportation operations, and (5) transportation technology. The conference will also feature an update from FTA about the future of transit. Learn more.