Virginia Transit Association Annual Conference & Expo

We are thrilled to extend an invitation to transportation enthusiasts, industry leaders and innovators to the highly anticipated 2024 Virginia Transit Association Annual Conference and Expo. Set to be held at Hotel Madison in Harrisonburg, Virginia from May 22 to May 23, this gathering promises to be a dynamic hub of knowledge, collaboration and innovation within the transit industry.

What to Expect:

1. Insights: Immerse yourself in the latest trends, strategies and technological advancements shaping the transit landscape. Our expert speakers and ...

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ProcureCon NOVA 2023 Pan Asian Meeting with Agencies & Primes

The 9th Annual Pan Asian ProcureCon NOVA Small Business and Industry Day will take place on November 9, 2023, from 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM in Chantilly, Virginia. The event offers a comprehensive agenda including a Buyer Expo Showcase, Business Match Making, networking with VIPs and SBA heads in addition to sessions with industry leaders. Attendees will benefit from valuable insights on procurement assistance, collaboration strategies and the latest policies from SBA National Headquarters. This event aims to connect small ...

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ProcureCon: Transportation on the Move Expo

The transportation landscape is evolving at an unprecedented pace, demanding businesses to adapt and seize newfound growth opportunities. The Transportation on The Move Summit occurring on Thursday, October 12th is uniquely tailored to empower small, minority, women, veteran, and other underutilized businesses in this transformative era.

Key activities will include:

1. Networking with Industry Pioneers: Connect with influential stakeholders spanning over 60 business sectors vital to the transportation market.

2. Round Robin Matchmaking: Facilitate meaningful connections between attendees and key leaders in the ...

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Key Findings in the 2030 National Charging Network Report

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NREL Analysis in Support of U.S. Clean Energy Goals

With the implementation of ambitious federal clean energy policies, the commitment of automotive companies to transition to zero-emission vehicles and the growing demand for electric vehicles (EVs) from consumers, experts predict that by 2030 there could be 30-42 million light-duty EVs on American roads. To support this transition ...

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2023 Resilient Virginia Conference for Economic Opportunities & Community Resilience

Register now for the 2023 Resilient Virginia Conference taking place August 1-2 at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business in Charlottesville, VA! Hosted by the UVA Environmental Institute, the 2023 conference aims to highlight how businesses and communities can work together to grown investments in a low-carbon economy, give examples of approaches to resiliency, and discuss the on-going concerns with climate change.

Furthermore, the conference will address the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) and ...

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Biden-Harris Administration Announces $1.5 Billion Available Through the 2023 RAISE Grant Program

The U.S. Department of Transportation has published a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for $1.5 billion in grant funding through the Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) discretionary grant program for 2023. The popular program helps communities around the country carry out projects with significant local or regional impact.

RAISE discretionary grants help project sponsors at the State and ...

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“Ride & Drive” Event in Hampton Roads

The Hampton Roads Alliance is partnering with the electric commercial vehicle manufacturer, Lion Electric, to bring an electric vehicle “Ride and Drive” event to the Hampton Roads area. This event is organized specifically to encourage and allow representatives from local government institutions to learn about, test, and ride heavy-duty electric vehicles.

The Ride and Drive event will be held on Wednesday, February 1st at Military Circle Mall in Norfolk from 9:00AM to 4:00PM. ...

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Technology Happy Hour: VA Transformer Corporation

Join us and Shankar Mukherjee, Vice President of Market Development and Product Management at Virginia Transformer Corporation, on February 16th at 4:00 PM for an in-depth conversation covering the theme “Implementing Next-Gen Smart and Efficient EV Charging Infrastructure!” Shankar will be discussing topics surrounding the effects of lead times on the transformer industry, whether there ...

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