October 1-3, 2018 // Exhibit Hall Open October 2-3 // Indianapolis, IN

Registration & Rates

We are excited to see you this Fall!
Please select your registration method below.  
 

Online

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QUESTIONS?
Call (800) 576-8788 during business hours M-F, 8:30am - 5:00pm PST or leave us a message and we will return you call as soon as possible.

2018 Registration Rates

2018 PASS TYPES

  Now - 9/6/18 9/7/18 - Onsite

Exhibits Only Pass- Operator
*Please note, registrations will be audited. If you're flagged as a consultant, manufacturer or supplier, you will be required to pay for the suppliers pass.

Includes a 2-day Exhibit Hall pass. Optional lunch and reception tickets are available to purchase. To attend seminars, register for a full-conference pass above.

 

Free

$85

Exhibits Only Pass- Dealer & Other Non-Supplier Attendee 
*Please note, registrations will be audited. If you're flagged as a consultant, manufacturer or supplier, you will be required to pay for the suppliers pass.

Includes a 2-day Exhibit Hall pass. Optional lunch and reception tickets are available to purchase. To attend seminars, register for a full-conference pass above.

 

Free

$85

Industry Supplier, Manufacturer or Consultant
Includes a 2-day Exhibit Hall pass, all seminars, scheduled meals, and networking events.

 

$535

$650

Full Conference- Operator Attendee*
*Please note, registrations will be audited. If you are flagged as a consultant, manufacturer or supplier, you will be required to pay for the suppliers pass. You must be an operator to receive this rate. 

Includes a 2-day Exhibit Hall pass, all seminars, scheduled meals, and networking events. Also includes NTI training sessions for Transit Opeators Only. Please note that separate RSVP required for the NTI sessions.  

 

$115

$150

Full Conference- Dealer & Other Non-Supplier Attendee*
*Please note: registrations will be audited. If you are flagged as a consultant, manufacturer or supplier, you will be required to pay for the suppliers pass.

Includes a 2-day exhibit hall pass, all seminars, scheduled meals, and networking events.

 

$180

$230

Transit Maintenance Forum
The Transit Maintenance Forum (TMF) is a program designed for senior-level transit maintenance/facilities professionals only (not open to industry suppliers). The pass includes admission into the TMF sessions, a 2 day exhibit hall pass, all BusCon seminars, scheduled meals and networking events.

 

$115

$150

 

Exhibitors
Full-show exhibitor passes include a 2-day Exhibit Hall pass, all seminars, scheduled meals, and networking events. Exhibitors are allotted (2) full show badges per 100sqf (10 max) with additional badges available for purchase. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Hotel Accommodations
Housing is separate from the Registration process. Please see Travel Information for information on how to reserve a hotel room.

Association Partners 
There are special rates available for Association Partners. Please contact your Association to receive a discount code for 20% off. 


ADMISSION POLICY
To qualify for our operator rate, you must be an operator or dealer.  While we invite everyone to attend BusCon 2018, consultants, suppliers or manufacturers must purchase a supplier pass or exhibit space to participate.  Weekly audits are conducted to ensure the appropriate rate has been selected.  Registrations that do not adhere to this policy will require additional payment and will be pending until payment is received. All attendees will be required to provide a photo ID on-site for badge pick-up.

Suitcasing: Any activity designed to solicit or sell products or services to delegates attending a meeting, conference, or event without the proper authorization by the event sponsor or in ways that violate the rules of the event or exhibition.

CANCELLATION POLICY
Refund requests are subject to approval and must be emailed to [email protected], no later than September 6, 2018. A $75 processing fee will be applied. Requests received after September 6, 2018 will not qualify for a refund. There are no exceptions.

PHOTO & VIDEO RELEASE
By registering for BusCon, you authorize BusCon to use photographs and multimedia images with or without your name, and for any lawful purpose, including but not limited to publicity, illustration, print advertising, and Web content.

 

 

Contact Us:

(800) 576-8788

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Testimonials

“Another great year for BusCon. Appreciate the continued growth in the exhibitors providing a variety of products and services. The increasing number of educational session and focus on vehicle maintenance and evolving technologies are welcomed."

-Michael Terry , President & CEO, IndyGo, Indianapolis, IN

“Great experience! I got to network with companies that I do not see in local conferences. This will lead to savings for my company. I look forward to attending next years conference.”

-Ken Riley, Maintenance and Facility Manager, Island Transit, Coupeville

“Great Experience! Excellent networking opportunities.”

-Bart Wyss, Director Distribution, Transportation & Logistics, UPMC, PA

Robert Losiniecki

“The one on one vendors were amazing...they just wanted to help even if they didn't have a product that I could use. I networked with other fixed route agencies. It was a great experience. Thanks BusCon!"

-Robert Losiniecki, Maintenace Director, Durham City Transit Company , Durham NC USA

Chris Goebel

“As a first time exhibitor at BusCon, I was very pleased with the show, network opportunities and evening events.”

-Chris Goebel , Vice President, United States Warranty Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio

James Wang

“An excellent way to network with all companies within the industry. It will broaden your view on whats out there and what can help. Highly recommended for any bus company that is trying to grow.“

-James Wang, Director of Operations, Peoria Charter. Urbana, IL

“BusCon is on the cutting edge of keeping the industry current on all new technologies.”

-Victoria Learn, Director of Maintenance, IndyGo, Indianapolis, IN

Jack Jackson

“BusCon continues to prove to be a leader among trade shows for us. We begin and seem to never have a chance to stop talking to prospects. We always reach our quota of leads and results of sales every year and can't wait to get back again."

-Jack Jackson, Owner, Awash Ecowash Systems Corp., Stoney Creek, ON, Canada

2018 Sponsors & Supporters

Platinum
Forest River
Silver
Abilitrax
Bronze
GoExpress
Host Operator
IndyGo
Supporting Associations & Partners
ABA AGTA BMA BusRide CBA CIRTA ILA IMG INCOST KLA MBMCA MSBMA NAMO NEBA PRLA PERC Trailways UMA