2015 Transit Initiatives and Communities Conference

June 1 – 3 | Grand Rapids, MI

Amway Grand Hotel

CFTE conducts the biennial Transit Initiatives and Communities Conference to bring together transit agencies, local officials, transportation supporters, advocates, and ballot measure campaign professionals to discuss the latest information on transportation ballot measures. Conference sessions offer insights into recent elections and key trends shaping campaigns. Sessions are interactive and provide extensive case studies. TIC is an excellent opportunity for networking and practical learning.

2015 TIC Sponsors

New Starts Working Group

2015 TIC Partners

You can download this year’s presentations here.

Check out audio recordings of some sessions:

Modeling, Targeting, and Mobilizing the Transit Voter

Moderator:  Jeff Boothe, Boothe Transit Consulting

Speakers:  Roberta Abdul-Salaam, Friends of Clayton County; Elizabeth Sena, Greenburg Quinlan Rosner Research; Scott Wilkinson, Alpha Vu


Register today to secure early bird prices! See the Final Program and the Grassroots Workshop Agenda!

It’s About to Get Rail T-Shirt Raffle

If you register for the conference before the March 31 deadline, you’ll be automatically entered into a raffle to win one of five for a It’s About to Get Rail t-shirts. So register today!

Get your room now!

To reserve a room at the Amway Grand Plaza at the discounted rate of $154.00, you can call the reservations department at 800-253-3590 and tell them that you are with the Center for Transportation Excellence, or you can click here to reserve online through the event website. The hotel discount ends April 30, 2015.

TIC in the news:
6 Reasons Grand Rapids Earned a Place on The Great Transit Map

Experience Grand Rapids Press Release

rand Rapids Business Journal

Click here to download the TIC sponsorship form.