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American Public Transportation Association

 2018 Bus & Paratransit Conference


The 2018 Bus & Paratransit Conference is scheduled for May 6-9, 2018, at the Tampa Marriott Waterside, 700 S. Florida Avenue, Tampa, FL 33602.  


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, 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​​​​​​​

 Future Conference Dates

  • May 19-22, 2019 
     Louisville, KY




Kwakuita Spence
(202) 496-4845

Showcase Booth/Bus Display Reservation & Sponsorship Opportunities

Heather Rachels
(202) 496-4838

Conference Logistics

Marcus Eng
(202) 496-4874

APTA Housing

(703) 770-3942

Educational Sessions & Call for Abstracts

Cheryl Pyatt
(202) 496-4875


If you're on Twitter, use the official conference hashtag #APTAbus18

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