42nd Annual Summit

Kansas City, Missouri
November 4-8

Join Us!

The annual NAPT Conference & Trade Show is consistently recognized as the premier school transportation conference in the nation.

Over the course of four days, you'll have access to 4 keynote speakers, 14 in-depth training courses, and dozens of workshops. Topics range from the latest in specialized transportation to effective department management and everything in between. There's something for everyone involved in pupil transportation.

Industry leaders addressing the latest trends critical to your day-to-day operations

Nationally-recognized speakers ready to inspire personal and professional greatness

Access to the industry’s largest Trade Show

Exclusive place to earn credits towards national certification through Professional Development Series courses

Connect with peers from across the country and around the world


2016 Keynote Speakers

Mark Aesch
CEO, TransPro Consulting

Jeff Bauman
Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor

Honorable Chris Hart
Chairman, National Transportation Safety Board

Richard Hight
Artist, Speaker, Expert in Change

Exclusive Summit Event! NAPT and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) are joining forces to offer a ground-breaking, never-been-done safety and security event designed to prepare Delegates to prevent, respond to and recover from a student transportation security incident. This must-attend event will include classroom instruction, table-top exercises, real-life drills, and full-scale multifaceted exercises.

2016 America's Best
Inspector and Technician Challenge

NAPT is proud to offer the 13th annual "America’s Best Training & Skills Competition" in conjunction with our 42nd Annual Summit: Connecting What Matters! Join us in Kansas City to be part of this unique event and watch America's Best school bus technician and school bus inspector in action. Learn More

Thank you to our 2016 sponsors