National public transport conference


Every two years, the National Public Transport Conference brings together over 5,000 delegates and other visitors: elected representatives, local authority officials with responsibility for transport, network operators, equipment manufacturers, political and industrial leaders, research bodies, media and the general public. 


The National Public Transport Conference includes:

  • the GART and UTP conferences (roundtable debates, plenary sessions)
  • an exhibition presenting the most outstanding achievements of 160 exhibitors from all aspects of public transport, including road and rail. Every sector of the industry is represented, along with the latest innovations in urban, inter-urban, regional and national transport.

The Conference offers the opportunity to discuss key issues with respect to mobility of the future, as well as make fruitful institutional and business contacts.

The 26th edition : an exceptional edition

The 26th edition of the National Public Transport Conference took place on October 10 to 12, 2017, in Marseille. This edition attracted even more visitors than in 2015, with a 22% increase of the attendance. For three days, all key players in public transport met to discuss one of the current issues affecting the industry and society as a whole.

The next edition will take place on October 1 to 3, 2019, in Nantes.