Grand Sierra Resort | Reno, NV | July 21-25 2012

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Welcome Party

Sunday, July 22 from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Kick off the conference the right way by joining fellow attendees for an evening reception of hors d'oeuvres and cocktails sponsored by SafeGaurd/IMMI and Tyler Technologies. Paid attendees only.


Keynote Address & Reception

Monday, July 23

Keynote Address from 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Reception from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Listen to speaker J.R. Martinez as he addresses attendees with his keynote, "Accelerate Your Life Into 3-D: Desire, Dedication & Discipline." This presentation will be followed by a cocktail reception sponsored by Blue Bird Corporation and Cummins, Inc. Paid attendees only.



Slots Tournament

Monday, July 23 from 8 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Experience a rush of excitement as you compete for a pot of more than $1,000 during the 9th Annual STN Slot Machine Tournament. Join fellow transportation professionals for cocktails and snacks as you take a spin at the slots. All attendees and guests are welcome with a $20 entry fee. Sponsored by E-Z-ON Products of Florida.



Keynote Brunch

Tuesday, July 24 from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Get energized for the EXPO Trade Show with a buffet brunch sponsored by Thomas Built Buses. March Crosby, president and CEO of the Enterprise Wireless Alliance, will also speak to attendees on the importance of the FCC Narrowband requirement for two-way radios and other emerging technology. Paid attendees only.



Peter J. Grandolfo Memorial Award

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This special award sponsored by Sure-Lok returns for its sixth year to recognize a school transportation professional who exhibits exemplary service on behalf of the nation's school children. Named after the late Chicago Public School's transportation director and NAPT board member, the award will be presented prior to the Tuesday morning keynote address. Information on nominations is available here.



Trade Show

Tuesday, July 24 from Noon - 5 p.m.

The 19th STN EXPO Trade Show draws more than 100 school bus vendors and suppliers. With two exhibition halls totaling more than 75,000-square feet, the EXPO Trade Show is the largest one-day event in the student transportation industry.




Tuesday, July 24 from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

This year we are rolling out the first annual IndustrySOCiAL networking event. We are thrilled at the chance to bring everyone together and continue networking beyond the booth with attendees, speakers and exhibitors. This premiere event comes to life with great entertainment, food and beverages!

IndustrySOCiAL Sponsors

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EXPO Sponsors

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