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American Public Transportation Association

 2016 Bus & Paratransit Conference


The 2016 Bus & Paratransit Conference is scheduled for May 15-18, 2016, at the Westin Hotel & Charlotte Convention Center, 601 S College Street, Charlotte, NC.


About This Conference

This technical, educational program covers operations and maintenance, accessibility and paratransit, integrated mobility and transformative technology, first- and last-mile transportation, safety and security, planning and sustainability, funding and finance, capital programs, procurement, and workforce development. Participate in the Maintenance Managers Workshop and Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Tuesday, DBE Academy Training, National Transit Institute training courses, Bus Display, Products & Services Showcase, and technical tours.
Who should attend: bus and paratransit system employees and managers, board members, contractors, suppliers, manufacturers, and consultants​​​​​​​

 Videos from the Bus Conference

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 Future Conference Dates



  • May 7-10, 2017
    Reno, NV
  • May 6-9, 2018
    Tampa, FL



 APTA Contacts


Meeting Registration

Kwakuita Spence
(202) 496-4845

Showcase Floor Access Registration

Kwakuita Spence
(202) 496-4845

Showcase Booth & Bus Display Reservation

Heather Rachels
(202) 496-4838

Conference Hotel/Logistics

Marcus Eng
(202) 496-4874

Educational Sessions

Lynne Morsen
(202) 496-4853

Call for Papers

Cheryl Pyatt
(202) 496-4875

Sponsorship Opportunities

Heather Rachels
(202) 496-4838

If you're on Twitter, use the official conference hashtag #APTAbus16

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