The Mineta Transportation Institute organizes or participates in several transportation-related events each year. These include national summits, regional forums, industry conferences, or special events and broadcasts. You can find leading transportation experts at all of these events, making them an excellent resource not only for professional and research insights, but also for networking.

CALCOG Regional Leadership Forum: Takin’ It To The Streets!

March 14-16, 2018 • Monterey, CA

Every year, leaders from regions across California gather in Monterey for the Regional Leadership Forum. This event combines a focus on current issues with deeper level discussions about the role of regional governance in California. It's an intimate setting. The speakers are accessible. The subjects are sometimes unexpected, but always on point. And the relationships are real. For 2018, the Forum will explore that ways that Senate Bill 1 is making California a better place to live, work, and thrive. MTI is a proud co-sponsor of this event. For more information and to register, please visit the CALCOG website.

Innovative Technologies in Urban Planning

March 17, 2018 • San Jose, CA

Join us on Saturday, March 17, when San Jose State University’s Department of Urban and Regional Planning and the Urban Planning Coalition are hosting the Annual Symposium at the Martin Luther King Library. This event is proudly co-sponsored by MTI. Special guest appearance Julia Lave Johnston President Elect at California Chapter, American Planning Association will help kickoff the spring symposium beginning at 10:00 am. The symposium will focus on “Innovative Technologies in Urban Planning.” Keynote speaker is Dr. Paul Waddell, who has led the development of the UrbanSim model of urban simulation now used by Metropolitan Planning Organizations and other local and regional agencies, who will be introduced by Dr. Shishir Mathur from San Jose State University. AICP CM credits available (4).

4th Annual “Silicon Valley Bikes!” Festival & Bicycle Show

May 6, 2018 • San Jose, CA

Come join our Valley’s racing, road, cargo, fixed gear, cruiser, recreation, vintage, lowrider, mountain biking, BMX, cool urban lifestyle cyclists and their families for a day of fun and community building. There will be food trucks, craft beer, events for kids, live music, and more.

A collaboration between History San José, Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition, Mineta Transportation Institute, Specialized Bicycles, Gooseneck Bicycles, Santa Clara Valley Brewing and more.

Location: History Park San José, 635 Phelan Ave., San José, CA  95122.

Cost: $5 admission, $5 per show bike, kids 5 and under are free