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Conferences and Events

This page provides a listing of conferences and events that may be of interest to Operations communities, 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 Operations Feedback.

Conferences and Events
Date Conference/Event Location
April 19-21, 2021 International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association (IBTTA) Transportation Finance Summit Virtual
April 19-22, 2021 National Association of County Engineers (NACE) Annual Conference Virtual Conference
April 20-22, 2021 American Public Works Association (APWA) North American Snow Conference Virtual Meeting
April 26-28, 2021 Lifesavers Conference Virtual Meeting
April 26-29, 2021 American Meteorological Society (AMS) Washington Forum Virtual Meeting
April 26-30, 2021 2021 National Work Zone Awareness Week Empty Cell
May 10-13, 2021 American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) Spring Meeting Virtual Meeting
June 6-9, 2021 American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) Committee on Traffic Engineering Annual Meeting Virtual Meeting
June 9-11, 2021 National Committee on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (NCUTCD) Summer Meeting Virginia Beach, Virginia
June 14-17, 2021 National Hurricane Conference New Orleans, Louisiana
June 14-17, 2021 National Association of Regional Councils (NARC) Annual Conference and Exhibition Virtual Meeting
June 15-18, 2021 Walk/Bike/Places 2021 Conference Indianapolis, Indiana
July 9-12, 2021 National Association of Counties (NACo) Annual Conference and Exposition
In-person and Virtual
Prince George's County, Maryland
  Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) 2021 Annual Meeting & Exhibit
Technical Program (July 20-29)
Council and Committee Meetings (August 3-5)
Virtual
July 31 - August 3, 2021 Southern Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (SASHTO) Annual Meeting Orlando, FLorida
August 2-4, 2021 International Municipal Signal Association, Inc. (IMSA) Forum and Expo Columbus, Ohio
August 4-5, 2021 2021 Road Weather Stakeholder Meeting Virtual
August 8-12, 2021 American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) Committee on Construction 2021 Annual Meeting Bellevue, Washington
August 18-20, 2021 American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) Midyear Meeting Grand Rapids, Michigan
August 21-26, 2021 National Weather Association Annual Meeting Tulsa, Oklahoma
August 29 - September 1, 2021 American Public Works Association (APWA) Public Works Expo St. Louis, Missouri
August 30 - September 1, 2021 Mid America Association of State Transportation Officials (MAASTO) Annual Meeting Chicago, Illinois
September 11-14, 2021 International Association of Chief of Police (IACP) Conference New Orleans, Louisiana
September 12-14, 2021 Intermodal Association of North America (IANA) Conference (Intermodal Expo) Long Beach, California
September 26-29, 2021 American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) National Convention Pinehurst, North Carolina
September 29 - October 1, 2021 American Public Works Association (APWA) Western Snow & Ice Conference Loveland, Colorado
October 4-10, 2021 Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (AMPO) Annual Conference Scottsdale, Arizona
October 11-15, 2021 ITS World Congress 2021 Hamburg, Germany
October 26-30, 2021 American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) Annual Meeting San Diego, California
October 31 - November 3, 2021 National Rural ITS Conference Raleigh, North Carolina
November 3-5, 2021 National Conference of State Legislatures 2021 Legislative Summit Tampa, Florida
December 7-10, 2021 ITS America 2021 Annual Meeting Charlotte, North Carolina
January 23-27, 2022 American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting Houston, Texas
February 11-15, 2022 American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) Annual Convention and Traffic Expo Tampa, Florida
February 12-16, 2022 National Association of Counties Legislative Conference Washington, DC