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2023 Winter Workshop
Schedule of Events
Pre- Workshop Offerings
Wednesday February 22, 2023
Leadership Development and Certification Program Courses - Separate Registration - All are Welcome!
9:00 - 12:00 Noon - 19-A Certified Examiner Refresher
Register here: 19-A Certified Examiner Refresher
Presenter: John Spacht - Southwestern Central School District
1:00 - 5:00 PM - Elevating Presentation Skills to Maximize Learning
School transportation leaders are asked to present to different constituencies at various times throughout their career. Attend this workshop to sharpen your presentation skills or for the first time ever, learn how to give a professional and convincing public speaking presentation.
Register Here: Elevating Presentation Skills to Maximize Learning
Presenters: Lori - Ann Savino - Jericho Central School District
Nicole Dolce - Herricks School District
Winter Workshop Agenda
Thursday, February 23, 2023
7:00 Registration opens for Attendees and Exhibitors
8:00 Coffee in the foyer - Attendees gather to renew friendships and meet and greet exhibitors
9:30 Opening Remarks and Special Recognitions - President Ted Nugent
9:45 School Transportation Legal Update - Douglas Gerhardt - Harris Beach, PLLC Attorneys
10:45 New York State Mesonet Weather Forecasting System - Nick Bassill, PhD - SUNY Albany
11:15 NYSERDA Update - Funding for Electric Buses/Status of Electric Bus Implementation Roadmap - Adam Ruder - Assistant Director, Clean Transportation - NYSERDA
12:00 Lunch Provided - Sponsored by Transfinder
1:30 Navigating Change in Work and Life - James Popkin - Transportation Director - Westbury School District
2:30 Examining Mental Health Issues in Our Society, Schools and Workplace - Brandon Beachamp - Mental Health Association of New York State
3:30 Break - Visit our Exhibitors
4:00 Panel Discussion on Electric School Buses - Moderator, Adam Ruder - NYSERDA
6:00 Scholarship Fund Raising Event in the Hotel - Enjoy Dinner, Networking and Fun with friends and colleagues
Friday, February 24, 2023
7:00 Breakfast Provided - Sponsored by BusRight
8:00 NYAPT Legislative Agenda Update - David Christopher
8:30 One Training by Armor One - The Gold Standard in Active Shooter Training for School Bus Operators
Matt Carey will present real world solutions to saving lives and protecting yourself and your staff from active shooter attack on the school bus. With over 1000+ trainings held across the U.S., Armor One is uniquely positioned to assist the school transportation industry with information to help keep our students safe. Don' t miss this presentation!
10:00 Break - Visit our Exhibitors
10:30 NYS Department of Motor Vehicles Update - Tracey Wheaton, MV Program Manager & Beth Archambault, Supervising - Driver Improvement Examiner
11:15 NYS State Education Department Update - State Director, Paul Overbaugh
12:00 Closing thoughts and Send Off - NYAPT President Nugent
NYAPT Scholarship Networking Event - Thursday Evening
Join us for dinner and a fun-filled evening!
Dinner starts at 6:00 PM, served in the Marriott Hotel main event room immediately followed by a NYAPT Scholarship fundraising event.....Horse racing is back!
$50.00 per person - register for your ticket when you register as an attendee at the Winter Workshop!
SIGN UP ADDITIONAL GUESTS HERE!
MEMBER NYAPT - $225.00 full 2-day workshop (Thurs/Fri)
Sponsor Opportunities2023 Winter Workshop Sponsorships
Rate: $137.00 per person per night.
Phone: Toll Free: 800-228-9290 Local: 518-458-8444 If you call in, use this phrase to get the NYAPT rate: "NYAPT Winter Workshop 2023"
RATE AVAILABLE UNTIL THURSDAY 2/02/2023 (or until room block is sold out)
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