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NYAPT Winter Workshop


     

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

ATTENDEES Register Here

EXHIBITORS Register Here

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! 

NYAPT Scholarship Fundraising and Networking Event - GUEST REGISTRATION


Conference Fees

MEMBER NYAPT - $225.00 full 2-day workshop (Thurs/Fri)
NON-Member -  $275.00 full 2-day workshop (Thurs/Fri)
Thursday Evening Networking Event -  $50 (optional)
No-Shows will be billed & responsible for payme
nt.  See full cancellation policy below.'

Sponsor Opportunities

2023 Winter Workshop Sponsorships 


Hotel Reservations

All room accommodations will be at the ALBANY MARRIOTT at 189 Wolf Road in Albany. 518-458-8444

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"

BOOK YOUR GROUP RATE FOR NYAPT WINTER WORKSHOP 2023 HERE 

RATE AVAILABLE UNTIL THURSDAY 2/02/2023 (or until room block is sold out)

Cancellation:
Cancellations must be received in writing prior to 5 pm, February 10, 2023 (no phone cancellations will be accepted). Refunds can be made ONLY on cancellations received before 5 pm 2/10/2023. NO Refunds will be made after that date. ---> NO-SHOWS will be billed and expected to honor their invoices.







CONTACT US:

NYAPT

1764 Route 9 - P.O. Box 356
Clifton Park, NY 12065

518-463-4937


     Executive Director: David Christopher

     Lobbyist:  Andrea Claridge, PC Public Affairs

     Membership/Events: Joyce Mitchell

NYAPT IS A 501 (C) 3 NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION. 


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