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Keynote speaker Shelley Row

Register for the 40th Annual Public Transportation Conference in Wenatchee, WA

We were very pleased to welcome renowned author and consultant Shelley Row as a keynote speaker at this year's conference. In this short video, Shelley offers a preview of some of the conference highlights.


Conference updates 

  • Community Engagement – Local Solutions – Statewide Investments Thanks to everyone who attended the 2016 Public Transportation Conference in Wenatchee! Your participation made it a tremendous success. Thanks also to our partners at WSTA and CTANW for hosting the Roadeo and the Vendor Expo, respectively.

Conference format and tracks
The conference got underway Sunday, Sept. 18, with the annual Roadeo and awards banquet, hosted by the Washington State Transit Association. On Monday, we opened the vendor expo—hosted by the Community Transportation Association of the Northwest—and kicked off the first day of conference sessions. We had more sessions Tuesday, followed by the Wall of Fame banquet. We wrapped up Wednesday with our final sessions.

Our four conference tracks:

  • Technology and innovation
  • Diversity
  • Hands-on learning
  • Policymaking

2015 WSTA Conference
The  Washington State Transit Association hosted the 2015 Washington State Public Transportation Conference Aug. 23-26 in Vancouver, Wash. The symposium brought hundreds of people together to shape 21st century transportation, celebrate accomplishments and learn.