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.
- Talking HPMS
March 26, 2019
DOT and FHWA staff will be provided an overview of changes in HPMS and best practices for submitting data for this years pavement condition data reporting cycle.
- AASHTO Special Committee on Freight
April 8, 2019
The Special Committee operates as a forum to exchange information regarding freight transportation issues of national concern. Of special concern is the relationship between the movement of goods and the natural and built environments, social equity, public health, and the economy; the role of the private and public sector; the interconnectivity and resiliency of freight and passenger transportation modes and systems; and interface requirements between airports, highways, ports, railroads, transit systems, and waterways important for freight movement.
- Innovations in Freight Data Workshop
April 9-10, 2019
TRB is sponsoring the Innovations in Freight Data Workshop on April 9-10, 2019 in Irvine, California. The 2019 workshop will build from the 2017 workshop and bring together freight data users and decision makers to learn and share the latest applications of emerging freight data sources, development of value-added features, integration of data sets, and other innovations.
- American Planning Association National Conference
San Francisco, CA
April 13 - 16, 2019
The National Planning Conference brings together planners and other allied professions to learn about new issues, challenges, and trends that are motivating planners worldwide to plan smarter.
- National Association of County Engineers (NACE) Annual Conference and Management / Technical Conference
April 14-18, 2019
The NACE Annual Meeting is the largest event for county infrastructure officials. Attendees will connect with professional peers from around the U.S., learn the latest on cost cutting and streamlining operations, and expand their toolkit of usable, innovative solutions.
- AASHTO 2019 GIS for Transportation Symposium
April 23-26, 2019
The GIS for Transportation Symposium allows participants to share their experiences, see state-of-the-art software, and learn more about this field through keynote speakers, discussion forums, workshops, curated sessions, informal discussions and networking events.
- 2019 Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (AMPO) Planning Tools & Training Symposium
May 7-9, 2019
The Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (AMPO) is hosting the 2019 AMPO Planning Tools & Training Symposium in Minneapolis, Minnesota May 7-9, 2019. Attendees will learn about the latest planning tools and receive training on a variety of topics related to metropolitan planning.
- National Association of Counties (NACo) Western Interstate Region (WIR) Conference
May 15-17, 2019
The NACo Western Interstate Region (WIR) Conference brings together county officials from across the nation to focus on pressing issues facing counties and our residents. Each year the conference is hosted by a county within the fifteen Western states-Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawai'i, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington and Wyoming-and provides attendees with the opportunity to interact with federal, state and regional policymakers, participate in educational sessions and take home tools to address challenges.
- AASHTO Spring Meeting
May 20-23, 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 Spring Meeting brings together members and interested participants to learn about the latest innovations and projects related to state highway and transportation work.
- 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.
- 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.