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January 2021

2021 TRB Annual Meeting – A Virtual Event

The TRB 100th Annual Meeting will be conducted as a virtual event over a series of dates throughout January 2021. The decision to go virtual was made out of concern for the health and safety of all meeting attendees, in light of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Registration Now Open Register by November 30 to take advantage of lower fees. Program The meeting program will cover all transportation modes, addressing topics of interest to policy makers, administrators, practitioners, researchers, and representatives of…

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NRC FirstLook 2021

The NRC is pleased to offer our members and other industry leaders a new online program coming in January called NRC FirstLook 2021! NRC FirstLook is an alternative to our annual NRC Conference held each January. While we would like to meet in person and make valuable connections as we have done at the annual conference for the past 42 years, that simply is not possible this January. NRC FirstLook will bring you many of the same benefits that has made…

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February 2021

Rail Cybersecurity USA: Assessing Cyber Maturity for the Rail Sector in North America

This online conference will bring together train operating companies, locomotive operators and manufacturers, freight organizations and integrators, cyber security subject matter experts, and some of the sectors' leading solution providers to give all constituents the opportunity to gain further understanding of our cyber maturity levels and how best to overcome barriers to resilience. The online event includes keynote presentations and several panel sessions to ensure a unique and informative learning experience for attendees. Topics we will address include remote access,…

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March 2021

SEARS 2021 Spring Meeting

The Westin Buckhead, 3391 Peachtree Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30326 United States
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The Southeast Association of Rail Shippers (SEARS) serves a diverse membership in the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. Members represent such areas as heavy and light industry, mining, consumer products, forest products, agriculture, port operations and service organizations. Meetings are held twice a year in the spring and fall at various locations in the assigned territory. Topics of discussion are selected by members and cover a cross section…

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April 2021

ASME Joint Rail Conference

The 2021 JRC (Joint Rail Conference) will take place virtually April 20-21, 2021. The international conference addresses all disciplines for freight- and passenger-rail transportation, mechanical, electrical, civil and systems engineering. The event also aims to address rail safety, planning, design, manufacturing, financing, operations and management. Next year, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Rail Transit Division and Joint Rail Conference will mark its 100th anniversary. The conference is sponsored cooperatively by eight technical societies and the University of South Carolina.…

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May 2021

NARS 2021 Annual Meeting

Sheraton Riverwalk, Chicago, 301 E North Water St
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
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The North American Rail Shippers Association (NARS) is the umbrella organization that links five regional associations of rail owners, vendors and users in Canada, Mexico and the United States. NARS membership consists of the officers of each regional association, plus six elected officers and a board of directors. Sheraton Riverwalk, Chicago, Ill., May 12-14, 2021

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Traffic Club of Chicago’s 113th Annual Dinner

Sheraton Grand Chicago, 301 E North Water St.
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
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As a result of the impact of COVID-19, Traffic Club of Chicago's (TCC) Leadership has decided to postpone the 113th Annual Dinner to May 13th, 2021, at the Sheraton Grand Chicago. In 2021, TCC will be partnering with the North American Rail Shippers Association (NARS), who is hosting their Annual Meeting at the Sheraton Grand Chicago from May 12 – 14, 2021. All registrations for this year’s Annual Dinner will transfer and be credited to the 2021 date. Guestroom reservations at…

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July 2021

MARS 2021 Summer Meeting

Grand Geneva Resort, 7036 Grand Geneva Way
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States
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The Midwest Association of Rail Shippers (MARS) is headquartered in the Chicago area. General membership comes from the provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan and the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin. Its objective is to provide an open forum for resolving transportation and car supply issues, coupled with programs designed to educate and inform the membership in areas of railroad operating practices, freight car supply, new innovations in transportation and…

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AARS 124th Annual Meeting

Save the date for the American Association of Railroad Superintendents 124th Annual Meeting, July 26-28, 2021 in Chicago right on Wacker Dr. near Michigan Ave. at the Swissotel!

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August 2021

APTA’s TRANSform Conference & EXPO

Anaheim Convention Center, 200 South Anaheim Boulevard
Anaheim, CA 92805 United States
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Held once every three years, APTA's TRANSform Conference & EXPO is public transit’s premier showcase of technology, products, and services. With attendees and exhibitors from around the globe, APTA's TRANSform Conference & EXPO plays a pivotal role in connecting the industry to what’s now and what’s next in public transportation.

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