This page provides a listing of conferences and events that may be of interest to TPM practitioners, and are listed for informational purposes only. Not all conferences and events listed are open for general admission, or sponsored by the USDOT. Therefore, if you are interested in attending any of these conferences and events, you are urged to consult with the organizers beforehand. Let us know about any upcoming events by sending an email to TPM Calendar Feedback.
- Western Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (WASHTO) Annual Conference
June 9-12, 2019
WASHTO 2019 will be attended by State Department of Transportation Directors, Chief Engineers, and executive leadership from the 18 western most states in the country, as well as executives from the US Department of Transportation and Federal Highway Administration. Other notable attendees are national transportation leaders from the private sector and academia.
- National Association of Regional Councils (NARC) Annual Conference
June 9-19, 2019
The Annual Conference and Exhibition is the largest national event focused on promoting effective regional cooperation and solutions through interaction and education. Held annually in June, NARCs Annual Conference is the premier place to learn how to engage in effective regional collaboration.
- Northeast Association of State Transportation Officials (NASTO) Annual Conference
July 8-10, 2019
NASTO brings together representatives from the state transportation departments of the Northeastern United States and the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec. These are high level decision makers including Secretaries, Commissioners, and their staff. Also in attendance are representatives from FHWA, AASHTO, and other local, regional and national government agencies. This annual event continues to draw over 300 participants.
- National Association of Counties (NACo) Annual Conference and Expo
July 12-15, 2019
The National Association of Counties unites America's 3,069 county governments to achive healthy, vibrant, sand safe counties across America. The Annual Conference and Expo will bring together members and other people interested in NACo's mission to learn about the latest innovations in the field and to network with and learn from each other.
- AASHTO Committee on Maintenance Annual Meeting
July 13-18, 2019
The Committee on Maintenance provides technical and policy guidance to members and supports the AASHTO organization in preserving and maintaining a safe and reliable highway infrastructure that meets the expectations of its customers.
- Transit Asset Management Roundtable for Multi-Modal Agencies
July 16-18, 2019
The TAM Multimodal Roundtable will bring together practitioners from transit agencies across the country who are directly involved in asset management. The event is designed for larger tier I agencies and will focus on more complex and mature issues related to TAM implementation. This meeting is an excellent opportunity for your agency to share lessons learned through your asset management process, and gain valuable insights from your peers. Smaller tier I and tier II agencies that do not operate rail may register but may be better served by the roundtable for bus operators.
- Transit Asset Management Roundtable for Bus Agencies
September 4-5, 2019
The TAM Roundtable for bus operators will bring together practitioners from transit agencies across the country who are directly involved in asset management. The event is designed for smaller tier I and tier II agencies that do not operate rail and will focus on more fundamental issues related to TAM implementation. This meeting is an excellent opportunity for your agency to share lessons learned through your asset management process, and gain valuable insights from your peers. Multimodal operators may register but may be better served by the Multimodal Roundtable Event.
- TRB Conference on Performance and Data in Transportation Decision Making
September 15 - 18, 2019
Representatives of State Departments of Transportation, Metropolitan Planning Organizations, universities, transit agencies, and other transportation providers and organizations will convene for an interactive and engaging discussion of practical uses and issues in the use of performance goals, measures, and data to inform transportation decision making.
- AASHTO Annual Meeting
October 5-9, 2019
AASHTO is a nonprofit, nonpartisan association representing highway and transportation departments in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. It represents all transportation modes including: air, highways, public transportation, active transportation, rail, and water. Its primary goal is to foster the development, operation, and maintenance of an integrated national transportation system. The Annual Meeting brings together members and interested participants to learn about the latest innovations and projects related to state highway and transportation work.
- AMPO Annual Conference
October 22-25, 2019
AMPO is a nonprofit, membership organization established in 1994 to serve the needs and interests of metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs) nationwide. The Annual Conference convenes members and others interested in the mission of AMPO to leanr about the latest innovations and projects relevant to MPOs and to network with and learn from each other.
- TRB International Visualization Symposium
November 4-5, 2019
The theme of this Symposium is A Better View. Visualization can dramatically change the way we view the world around us, influence our ability to solve problems, communicate more effectively, discover new insights into the world around us, and more effectively inform our decisions. This symposium will explore the opportunities and challenges of visualization in the diverse transportation industry while presenting examples of how visualization is giving us a better view of problems, solutions, and communication strategies with our colleagues and the public.
- National League of Cities Annual Summit
November 20-23, 2019
City Summit is the National League of Cities' conference for local leaders to convene and collaborate on solutions to the common challenges facing America's cities. Each year, the conference is hosted in a different U.S. city - offering fresh and new best practices for government officials to improve the conditions back home.