Thank for you attending the Arkansas Public Transportation Conference. We look forward to next year! 

Conference sessions will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Monday and continue through Wednesday morning. Please click here for the program. The conference session topics and program speakers are:

  • Post-Pandemic Communication Strategies, Kristin Joyner, KJ Backpack
  • The People We Need and Need to Be, Dr. Phillip McClure, McClure Professional Services
  • ADA Public Access Rules for Media, Greg Northen, Cross Gunter Witherspoon & Galchus P.C.
  • Crisis Communications and Social Media, Dana Berry, Stone Ward
  • Cybersecurity, Dr. Philip Huff, University of Little Rock
  • Leadership Training, Dan Mulraney, Mulraney Training and Consulting (MTAC)
  • Roundtable Discussion, ARDOT Staff

The Vendor Welcome Reception will be on Monday afternoon. Tuesday will feature ATA’s Annual Meeting luncheon, Vendor Tradeshows and Door Prize Drawings, and the Annual Fish Fry at ATA’s office.

We are thrilled you can join us virtually for ATA's Annual Conference. Please see the following instructions regarding virtual access.

Instructions for Virtual Attendees:

The event will begin on Monday, October 3rd at 8:00 a.m. through Wednesday morning.  ATA will send a webinar link closer to the event. 

If time allows, the speakers will field questions from attendees. You may submit questions for the speakers to

If you have questions, please email Rebecca East at 

Conference Schedule and Trade Show:

Conference sessions will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Monday. A Welcome Vendor Reception will be held Monday afternoon. Tuesday will feature trade shows, ATA’s Annual Meeting luncheon, Trade-Show Reception with Door Prizes, and the Annual Fish Fry at ATA’s office.

Exhibitor Set-Up:

8:30 A.M., Monday, October 3rd through 7:00 A.M., Tuesday, October 4th     

Trade Show Door-Prize

We will have a door-prize drawing Tuesday afternoon at the trade show and hope that your company will participate.  You can indicate what your prize will be at the conference registration desk.

Air Travel:

The Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport at Little Rock is approximately an 11-minute ride from the hotel with complimentary hotel shuttle service available. The shuttle runs from 6AM-11PM at the top and half of the hour. To use the hotel shuttle, contact them at (501) 371-9000 when you arrive. 

Shipping Materials:

If you wish to ship materials to the hotel, send them to 2 Riverfront Place, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72114. You will need to have the conference name, your name and company information (including phone number) with the materials. The carrier must be able to bring materials in and store them behind the front desk. If you need assistance, contact the Wyndham Riverfront Hotel at 501-907-4839.

To view the exhibitor attending with their product information, click here

If you have any questions about the conference, please contact me at