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Schedule

· Main Stage
Welcome to Bus Tech Summit
Welcome to BTS Virtual hosted by School Transportation News
Tony Corpin
· Main Stage
CEO Tech Talk
with Ian McKerlich from Zonar Systems
Ian McKerlich
· Sessions
Back to School with COVID Student Transportation Solutions
Product Showcase brought to you by Zonar with Terry Dell & Dallas Gilmore
 Terry  Dell Dallas Gilmore
· Sessions
Let's Talk Driver & Staff Training
This is a discussion group moderated by Michael Shields
Michael Shields
· Sessions
Integrated Routing
brought to you by Transfinder with Antonio Civitella & John Briggs
Antonio Civitella John Briggs
· Sessions
Let's Talk Wi-Fi
This is a discussion group moderated by Tim Shannon
Tim Shannon
· Sessions
Stop-Arm Solutions: What’s Best for Your District?
Brought to you by REI & Verra Mobility with Jason Norton & Jeff Nielsen
· Sessions
Ask the Editor
Ryan Gray hosts YOU! This is a discussion grou
Ryan Gray
· Sessions
Let's Talk GPS & Apps
This is a discussion group moderated by Arby Creach
· Sessions
The Uptime Triple Threat: Tools, Tips, & Tech for Peak Performance
Product Showcase brought to you by Zonar & Cummins
gary schmidt Robert Samuel Nick Grandy Katherine (Katie) Johnston
· Networking
Virtual Networking
· Trade Show
Trade Show
Visit Expo and link up with our amazing Sponsors!
· Sessions
Innovation Showcase
Product showcase brought to you by REI with Taylor Moore and Ron Deming
Taylor Moore Ronald Deming
· Sessions
Product Showcase
brought to you by ByteCurve
GP Singh Matt Bosko Jason McIntosh
· Sessions
Product Showcase
brought to you by Transfinder
Antonio Civitella
· Sessions
Blue Bird Electric Bus Ride and Drive
Product Showcase brought to you by Blue Bird with Hinton Harrison
Hinton Harrison
· Main Stage
A Safer Future Powered by Tech: Cloud-Connectivity, Data and AI
brought to you by BusPatrol's CEO and co-founder, Jean Souliere
Jean Souliere
· Sessions
Let's Talk Electric Vehicles
with Greg Colvin
Greg Colvin
· Main Stage
Happy Hour Podcast
with Tony & Ryan
Tony Corpin Ryan Gray
· Main Stage
Tech Talk
with Jim Harris
Jim Harris
· Sessions
Embracing Technology Disruption with Cautious Optimisim in the COVID Era
moderated by Jim Harris with Stan Caldwell, Katrina Falk & Kayne Smith
Kayne Smith Jim Harris Katrina Falk
· Sessions
Let's Talk Routing and Scheduling
This is a discussion group moderated by Katrina Falk
Katrina Falk
· Sessions
V2G and Electric Buses – What can it do for your district?
Presented by Subject Matter Experts at Blue Bird, Nuuve and Rhombus
Joseph Gottlieb Marc Trahand Albert Burleigh
· Sessions
Think Outside Your Budget
brought to you by Zonar with Ryan Sharkey & Andrew Henshaw
Ryan Sharkey Andrew henshaw
· Sessions
Collision Mitigation
Brought to you by IC Bus with Justin Cocchiola, Doug Becker, Chris Gutierrez & Billy Huish
Doug Becker Justin Cocchiola Billy Huish
· Sessions
Let's Talk Tablets
This is a discussion group moderated by Zach McKinney
Zach McKinney
· Sessions
Going Electric – Considerations and Real World Experience of an Electric Bus Fleet
brought to you by Lion Electric with Dave Meeuwsen, Richard Lee & Brian Alexander
Rick Lee Dave Meeuwsen
· Sessions
Let's Talk Cleaning & Disinfecting
This is a discussion group with Katrina Morris
Katrina Morris
· Sessions
Wireless Video Management: A Game Changer for Today’s “New Normal” Post-COVID World
Q & A with Jeff Wainwright of Saratoga Springs City School District, NY brought to you by 247 Security
JEFF WAINWRIGHT
· Sessions
Safety…Its Always a Priority!!
brought to you by Thomas Built Buses
Ken Whisnant
· Sessions
Let's Talk Student Management
This is a discussion group moderated by Ryan Hahn
Ryan Hahn
· Main Stage
CEO Tech Talk with Antonio Civitella from Transfinder
with Antonio Civitella from Transfinder
Antonio Civitella
· Sessions
Q&A with Antonio Civitella
President & CEO, Transfinder
· Trade Show
Trade Show
· Networking
Virtual Networking
· Main Stage
BusPatrol’s AI Powered Stop-Arm Safety Program ($0)
brought to you by BusPatrol. Learn how your school district can partner with BusPatrol at no cost to deploy an AI powered automated stop-arm reduction program.
Jean Souliere
· Sessions
Product Showcase
brought to you by IC Bus
· Main Stage
Product Showcase
brought to you by Safety Vision
· Sessions
Product Showcase
brought to you by Lion Electric
· Main Stage
Happy Hour Podcast
with Tony & Ryan
Tony Corpin Ryan Gray
· Main Stage
CEO Tech Talk
with Scott Hays from REI
Scott Hays
· Sessions
FMVSS 111 - A Reflection on Safety
brought to you by Rosco Vision Systems with Matt Eckert, Dave McDonald & Ron Marion
Matt Eckert Dave McDonald Ron Marion
· Sessions
Let's Talk Data
with Tim Purvis
Tim Purvis
· Sessions
Collision Mitigation
brought to you by Safety Vision with Eric Storey
Eric Storey
· Sessions
Let's Talk Pre & Post Trip
This is a discussion group moderated by Greg Jackson
Greg Jackson
· Sessions
The Connected School Bus: It’s more than a short-term COVID solution
Presentation brought to you by Seon/Safe Fleet
Chris Akiyama
· Sessions
Let's Talk Wireless Communication
This is a discussion group moderated by Mark Crosby
Mark Crosby
· Sessions
Let's Talk Maintenance Software
This is a discussion group moderated by Andrew DeBolt
Andrew DeBolt
· Sessions
Additional Practices to Prevent Student Fatalities & Using a Safety Management System
brought to you by School Bus Safety Company with Jeff Casell
Jeff Cassell
· Trade Show
Trade Show
· Networking
Virtual Networking
· Sessions
Product Showcase
brought to you by School Bus Safety Company with Jeff Casell
Jeff Cassell
· Sessions
Trip Inspections and COVID disinfections: one easy tool
Product Showcase brought to you by Seon/Safe Fleet
Marsha Severyn
· Sessions
Product Showcase
brought to you by Transportant with John Styers & Andy Vaughn
Andy Vaughn John Styers
· Main Stage
What’s New in Vision Safety with Rosco
Product Showcase brought to you by Rosco Vision Systems with Matt Eckert & John Fontana
Matt Eckert John Fontana
· Sessions
Contact Tracing & Hygiene Verification for Student Transportation
Synovia founder Brad Bishop speaks about the COVID-19 ready school bus technology, Bus Guardian
Brad Bishop
· Main Stage
How well do you know Thomas Built Buses?
Product Showcase brought to you by Thomas Built Buses
· Main Stage
Happy Hour Podcast
with Tony & Ryan
Tony Corpin Ryan Gray
· Main Stage
Tech Talk
with Matthew Daus
matt daus
· Sessions
Developing Technology Best-Practices for a COVID-19 World
moderated by Matthew Daus with Tim Ammon & Alexandra Robinson
matt daus Tim Ammon Alexandra (Alex) Robinson
· Sessions
Let's Talk Video
This is a discussion group moderated by Charlie Ott
Charlie Ott
· Sessions
Contact Tracing & Hygiene Verification for Student Transportation
Synovia founder Brad Bishop speaks about the COVID-19 ready school bus technology, Bus Guardian
Brad Bishop
· Sessions
Ridership: From Chaos to Calm
brought to you by Transportant with John Styers & Andy Vaughn
John Styers Andy Vaughn
· Sessions
Let's Talk Stop-Arm Enforcement
This is a discussion group moderated by Kris Hafezizadeh
Kris Hafezizadeh
· Main Stage
Technology Partnerships in a Global Pandemic
Presentation brought to you by Tyler Technologies
Ted Thien
· Sessions
Let's Talk Student Tracking
This is a discussion group moderated by LaShone Mosley
LaShone Mosley
· Sessions
Let's Talk The 5.9GHz Safety Spectrum Band
This is a discussion group moderated by Blaine Leonard
Blaine Leonard
· Sessions
Wi-Fi to Bridge the Educational Gap
brought to you by Kajeet
Mignon Plyler Michael Flood
· Main Stage
Bendix Virtual School Bus Demo, (Broadcast live via satellite)
From inside the bus and on the track, witness live safety maneuvers as they happen and see the powerful technologies up close
· Sessions
The Complete Video Program
Product Showcase featuring Tom Giglio brought to you by 247 Security
tom giglio
· Sessions
Product Showcase
brought to you by Tyler Technologies
Ryan Smithson
· Sessions
Product Showcase
brought to you by First Light Safety Products
· Networking
Virtual Networking
· Trade Show
Trade Show
· Main Stage
Happy Hour Podcast
with Tony & Ryan
Tony Corpin Ryan Gray

Speakers

Mignon Plyler

Sherman ISD - Director of Innovative and Instructional Technology

John Styers

Transportant

Scott Hays

REI

Rick Lee

Lion Electric

Albert Burleigh

Blue Bird

Marc Trahand

Blue Bird

Joseph Gottlieb

Blue Bird

Chris Gutierrez

IC Bus

Eric Storey

Safety Vision

Brad Bishop

Synovia Solutions

Andy Vaughn

Transportant

Bryan Krufchinski

Tyler Technologies

tom giglio

247 Security

Andrew henshaw

Zonar

Ryan Sharkey

Zonar

Ken Whisnant

Thomas Built Buses

Stan Caldwell

Executive Director/Adjunct Associate Professor for Transportation and Policy

gary schmidt

Zonar Systems

Tim Shannon

Director of Transportation

Terry Dell

Sr. Director of Channel Sales

Antonio Civitella

President & CEO, Transfinder

John Briggs

Client Implementation Manager

Katrina Morris

Transportation Director/Supervisor

Charlie Ott

Director of Transportation

Michael Flood

Kajeet

matt daus

Transportation technology chair at the City University of New York (CUNY)

John Fontana

Rosco Vision Systems

Tim Purvis

Transportation Director

Ron Marion

Rosco Vision Systems

Dave McDonald

Rosco Vision Systems

Matt Eckert

Rosco Vision Systems

Dave Meeuwsen

Transportation Director

Billy Huish

Transportation Director

Justin Cocchiola

Integrated Marketing Manage

Doug Becker

Transportation Director

Greg Colvin

Director of OEM Solutions

Jim Harris

Disruptive Innovation Author & Keynote Speaker, Strategic Planning

Michael Shields

Transportation Director

Kayne Smith

Director of Transportation Services

Jean Souliere

Co-founder & CEO of BusPatrol

Hinton Harrison

Mechanical Engineer, Blue Bird

Jeff Cassell

School Bus Safety Company

JEFF WAINWRIGHT

247 Security

Ronald Deming

REI

Taylor Moore

REI

Katherine (Katie) Johnston

Product Management, Cummins Digital Accelerator

Dallas Gilmore

Account Manager of Passenger Services

Jason McIntosh

ByteCurve

Matt Bosko

Sales and Marketing Coordinator, ByteCurve

GP Singh

ByteCurve Holdings LLC

Nick Grandy

Sr. Sales Engineer, Zonar

Robert Samuel

EBU Digital Commercial Director, Cummins

Marsha Severyn

Sales Operations Manager, School Bus

Chris Akiyama

Vice President School Bus

Ian McKerlich

President and CEO of Zonar & Global Head of Commercial Vehicle Fleet Services Segment at Continental

Ryan Smithson

Solutions Consultant

Ted Thien

Vice President and General Manager, Transportation Solutions

LaShone Mosley

Director of Transportation

Ryan Gray

Storyteller and people connector

Tony Corpin

Publisher

Kris Hafezizadeh

Transportation Director/Supervisor

Alexandra (Alex) Robinson

Consultant

Greg Jackson

Director of Transportation

Mark Crosby

President, Enterprise Wireless Alliance

Andrew DeBolt

Lead Equipment Mechanic

Ryan Hahn

Student Transportation Consultant

Zach McKinney

Transportation Director/Supervisor

Tim Ammon

Co-Founder & Partner

Katrina Falk

Director of Transportation

Blaine Leonard

Transportation Technology Engineer, UTAH DOT

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Hosted by

School Transportation News

School Transportation News is a resource for school transporters, parents, educators and public policy makers

Booths

Zonar

Smart Fleet Management Solutions for Every Industry and Business Size

Transfinder

Intelligent Integrated Transportation Solutions

REI

Leader in Bus Safety Solutions

School Transportation News

School Transportation News brings you the inaugural Bus Transportation Summit!

Tyler Technologies

Manage every aspect of your transportation operation with integrated software and telematic hardware solutions to ensure operational efficiency and cost effectiveness.

Safety Vision

Increase student safety both on & off the bus with Mobile Surveillance

The Lion Electric Co

Lion Electric is an innovative manufacturer of zero-emission vehicles. We create, design, and manufacture all-electric class 5 to class 8 commercial urban trucks and all-electric buses and minibuses for the school, paratransit, and mass transit markets.

Seon / SafeFleet

Helping customers reduce preventable accidents, Seon’s school bus products include advanced technology, mobile video surveillance, mirrors, roof hatches, lighting, stop and crossing arms. Together these products form an integrated platform to help fleets predict and prevent accidents, create better drivers, smarter vehicles and safer fleets.

School Bus Safety Products

Making Kids Safe

IC Bus

IC Bus – The Industry Leader in Advanced Safety Technology

Synovia Solutions

Intuitive Student Transportation Fleet Management Technology

BusPatrol

Safer Buses. Safer Kids. | Partner with BusPatrol to launch an AI powered safety program at no cost. Let’s modernize your entire fleet today!

BlueBird

Built to Take on Tomorrow

Transportant

Goal: Turn every bus into a smart bus. Solutions: Live video/audio, fleet management, ridership, GPS and WiFi on buses.

Thomas Built Buses

We build school buses for all kids. Including our own.

Rosco Vision Systems

Over a Century of Automotive Visions Safety

247 Security

Transporting children safely is our first priority. We've got the tools to help!

Kajeet

#1 provider of school bus WiFi.

TripSpark

TripSpark provides people transportation software and in-vehicle technology solutions for Fixed Route, Paratransit, NEMT, Rideshare and K-12 transportation.

Byte Curve

ummary – Dispatch | Driver Communications | Time Management

First Light Safety Products

Illuminated School Bus Safety Equipment for Our Kids. Be Seen. Be Safe. Save Lives.

Bendix

Setting the industry safety standard for nearly 90 years

ProAir

HVAC MANUFACTURER FOR SPECIALTY VEHICLES

BEC Technologies

Secure and Reliable Connectivity Solutions for Transportation