California Transit Association

The West Coast's Premier Transit Event

Come to Monterey this November as Monterey-Salinas Transit and the California Transit Association host the 49th Annual Fall Conference & Expo!  This meeting brings together California’s diverse public transit professionals for a few days of education, new relationships, collaboration and networking.  

This year we focus on Changing Tides – Transit Today. Transit Tomorrow.  Don’t just survive the changes that are taking place in transit today, thrive and… 

Be Inspired.  
Be Educated.
Be Connected. 

Take a few days to travel to Monterey for insightful keynotes, in-depth tracks, and opportunities to learn from thought leaders, as we cover today’s most pressing transit issues and happenings including the new generations and global transit trends, funding, emerging technology, successful agency programs, lessons-learned, best practices, new products and more. 

Begin by registering to attend, to sponsor, or to exhibit by clicking the appropriate button below. Plan which sessions you want to attend by viewing the Registration Brochure, or explore the many sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities available. If you can’t come for the entire event, come for the day! There’s an option that’s right for you.

 

Attendee Registration                Sponsor Registration                Exhibitor Registration

 

The Spring Legislative Conference features experts from the legislative and regulatory realms discussing the latest approaches and priorities on the most important issues facing transit agencies today. This year's program will feature a discussion of the California Air Resources Board's newly-adopted Innovative Clean Transit regulation, examination of the relationship between public transit and housing, and an update on the Association’s ongoing work to reform the Transportation Development Act, consistent with a request from legislative leaders. In addition to analysis of other timely topics, attendees will get an update on the Association’s legislative priorities for the current year.

View the preliminary agenda

An exceptional value, registration provides admission to the full educational program, all group meals (breakfast, refreshment break and lunch) and the Tuesday evening Legislative Reception. Register by April 22 to save $25.

REGISTRATION FEES BY APRIL 22 AFTER APRIL 22
Member $175 $200
Non-Member $200 $225

 

 

 

 

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Cancellation Policy

Participants who wish to cancel their conference registration must contact the California Transit Association in writing via email to maria@caltransit.org. In the event of a cancellation, the following refund policy applies:

  • Cancellations received by May 1 will receive a full refund.
  • No refunds will be issued for cancellations received after May 1.
  • Registered for the conference but can't make it? Ask about how to transfer your registration to another member of your organization.

The conference takes place at the Citizen Hotel, located at 926 J Street in Sacramento (corner of 10th and J) in the Metropolitan Terrace on the 7th Floor. The block of rooms reserved for the California Transit Association is now sold out. You may book your accommodations at the Citizen Hotel but will not receive the special rate.

Citizen Hotel
926 J Street
Sacramento, CA  95814
Phone:  916-447-2700
thecitizenhotel.com

Valet parking is available at the hotel. In addition, there are city-operated parking garages located at 10th and I streets (the City Hall Garage) and 10th and L streets (the Capitol Garage) which charge $1.50 per half hour, up to a daily maximum of $25.

Join us for our Legislative Reception, taking place Tuesday, May 21 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. The event takes place at Ten Ten Room, located at 1010 10th Street in Sacramento. All conference registrants will have an opportunity to network and socialize with state legislators and their staff. Delicious appetizers and drinks will be served.

Please RSVP for the Legislative Reception when you register for the conference.

The 2019 Spring Legislative Conference offers outstanding sponsorship opportunities for businesses who wish to reach an audience of key decision makers in the California transit industry. Please contact Kim Rothschild at kim@caltransit.org or (916) 446-4656, x 1492 with any questions.

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