California Transit Association



From informative sessions on how transit funding works to detailed reports on global warming’s impact on our industry, the Association’s webinar series demonstrates our commitment to ongoing member education and professional development. These free interactive forums allow our diverse membership base to learn and collaborate without the cost or time commitment typically associated with attending in-person seminars.

Past Programs

Use the links below to access materials from previous California Transit Association webinars.

Boosting Youth Ridership

Representatives from Foothill Transit, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency and San Luis Obispo Regional Rideshare discuss successful youth ridership programs instituted by their organizations that help to foster healthy commuting habits while empowering young people to take control of their mobility. Presenters discuss program origins, implementation processes, lessons learned, and how their programs might be tailored for other transit agencies.

Materials related to this program are available only to members of the California Transit Association.

March 12, 2015
Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Strategies

This exclusive presentation from Association staff and consultants from ICF International details the Association’s effort to assist agencies in applying for Cap and Trade funding for transit projects and services.

Materials related to this program are available only to members of the California Transit Association.

January 14, 2015
Building Understanding of Transit through Policies and Standards

How can transit agencies encourage clearer conversations among decision-makers about the real choices communities face? How do we balance the social service and ridership goals of transit?  How do we make sure that the standards we measure reflect what our community really wants?  This webinar looks at how policies and standards can build understanding and support around the real value of what we do.

May 7, 2014
TransitWiki: A New Interactive Resource

How it came to be, its value as a resource to transit agencies, and how transit agencies can enhance its value by contributing new content.

September 12, 2013
Localizing Innovation

Academically trained futurist Garry Golden discusses emerging opportunities that blend service design with data-driven innovations.

March 26, 2013
Better Data, Better Decisions

How do we validate, manage and make data more meaningful?

June 11, 2012
High-Speed Rail Draft Business Plan

Representatives of the California High-Speed Rail Association discuss the plan, at the time in the midst of a 60-day public comment period

December 7, 2011
Assembly Bill 118

Funding Opportunities for Clean Fuel Advancements

September 28, 2010
Beyond the Vehicle

Clean, Green and Sustainable

May 12, 2010
Transit Operations and the CHP

The Successful Annual Terminal Inspection

April 29, 2009
Climate Change and Transit

What the Fight Against Global Warming Means to Public Transportation in California

September 3, 2008