To register, please complete the online registration form by clicking Attendee or Exhibitor. We can send an invoice for your fees or send a payment request through PayPal. The deadline for early registration is Friday, September 16th.

Conference Schedule and Trade Show:

We are finalizing the preliminary agenda and will send it as soon as possible.

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.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Please let us know if you are interested in sponsorship opportunities.  We will send more information regarding sponsorships soon.  Please click here for sponsorship form. 

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.


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



Conference sessions will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Monday and continue through Wednesday morning. Please click here for the agenda. 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.

To reserve a room at the Wyndham Riverfront Hotel online, click here. You can also reserve a room by telephone at (501) 907-4823. Tell them you are attending the Arkansas Public Transportation Conference (ATA). The conference rate of $96.00 for a standard room includes a free breakfast. To view more information about the Wyndham Riverfront Hotel, please click here.

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