Transit Initiatives and Communities Conferences


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.

Register today to secure early bird prices! See the Preliminary Program!

*Note: In order to attend the both the conference and the Grassroots Workshop, you must purchase tickets for each.

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.

Have a session idea?

Help us shape the program for TIC by submitting your session ideas. Click here to tell us what you'd like to talk about in Grand Rapids.

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.



2013 TIC
June 23 - 26, 2013
Atlanta, Georgia

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2011 TIC
June 20 - 22, 2011
St. Louis, Missouri

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2009 TIC
May 31 - June 2, 2009
Salt Lake City, Utah

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2007 TIC
June 10 - 12, 2007
Austin, Texas

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2005 TIC
April 10 - 12, 2005
Charlotte, North Carolina

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2003 TIC
December 7-9, 2003
Tempe, Arizona

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