APTA calls for papers for 2011 ‘Bus Roadeo’ event
The American Public Transportation Association is inviting its members to submit abstracts for participation in APTA’s Bus and Paratransit Conference & International Bus Roadeo. The event, to be held May 22-25 at the Memphis Convention Center in Memphis, TN, is an opportunity for bus industry peers to showcase a wide variety of projects. The APTA request the abstracts be a half-page in length and be on one of their suggested technical/educational topics. The category list includes Accessibility, Safety & Security, Sustainability, Technology, Workforce Development, Policy/Planning & Marketing, and Operations/Maintenance/Management. Abstracts are due to the APTA by November 12. For more information, visit www.apta.com.