October 28th - 30th, Los Angeles
DoubleTree by Hilton Los Angeles Downtown

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Why attend SmartTransit?

SmartTransit is the go-to event for senior transit industry figures from across North America. The event will look at how digitalization and technology is revolutionizing transit, from enhanced analytics technologies to real-time passenger information systems. SmartTransit is the event for transit executives looking to keep up with the pace of change.

A congress for those focused on transit technology:

One agenda, two streams...


Assets & Digitalization

Ridership & mobility

Ridership & Mobility

Want to know more about the agenda? Take a look here

Featuring C-level Speakers

The only dedicated strategic technology conference for North American bus, rail, and metro transit agencies of all sizes. Focusing on how technology is integral to delivering a safe, reliable, cost-effective, and sustainable public transportation network for the benefit of communities, here are some of 2019's speakers...

Joshua Schank, Chief Innovation Officer, LA Metro  - homepage
Joshua Schank
Chief Information Officer
LA Metro
Michael Setzer, President, Transdev North America - homepage
Luiz Manuel Ramirez
Chief Executive Officer
Randy Frazier, Chief Technology Officer, METRO Houston
Randy Frazier
Chief Technology Officer
METRO Houston
Inez Evans
Chief Operating Officer
Santa Clara
Donna Demartino
Chief Executive Officer
San Joaquin RTD
Tim Healy
Creative Services Director
Sound Transit
Jeff Arndt, President & Chief Executive Officer, VIA Metropolitan Transit - homepage
Jeff Arndt
President & Chief Executive Officer
VIA Metropolitan Transit
Kimberly Williams
Chief Information Officer
METRO Houston
Take a look at the full speaker list

Participating companies include:

Sunline Transit Agency
Metro Houston-1
Who attends SmartTransit?

Here's what our attendees have to say...

“I thoroughly enjoyed the SmartTransit Congress.  The topics were relevant and the networking was incredible.  I learned something every day of the session.  Time well spent.”

Michael J. Rock Acting Director, System Safety and Security SCRRA
"When it comes to a dedicated conference for wireless issues in the transit industry, there simply is nothing other than SmartTransit.  GWTCA is proud to partner with SmartRailWorld for this event, and we hope to continue the relationship."
Alan S. Tilles, esq., Chairman, Telecommunications department, Shulman Rodgers
The best conference organiser out there. Best event I’ve been to.
George Hacken, Senior Director, Vital Systems, NYCT
The agenda was really up to date with the latest trends in this industry. Presentations covered a good level of detail.
Eugenio Lucente, Application Engineer, HUBER+SUHNER AG
A “must-attend” event for anyone in the field of transportation. It allowed me to see what others are doing in their cities.
Crystal Scott, Contract Administrator, Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS)
Download the 2019 prospectus here...
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Download the 2019 prospectus