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Public & Private Operators

Public and private operators can expect extraordinary value!

As an active participant at SBX, you’ll have an opportunity to connect and collaborate with other action-minded individuals involved in student transportation. Exchange ideas with transportation directors, school business officials and school bus industry suppliers. 

The entire event is designed so you can share information, explore ideas, extend your network and expand your options. As a result, you’ll build unique relationships that will last far beyond SBX — relationships that could change the landscape of your world.

 

Every SBX participant receives a custom-made, personalized agenda that offers

  • Insights and advice from leaders in the industry
  • Interactive roundtable discussions with industry peers
  • Custom one-on-one consultations with industry suppliers
  • Unique, engaging and memorable social functions
  • Solutions to your current and future challenges

No more than 50 applicants be offered a hosted trip* to attend SBX 2018.
*Round-trip airfare to Scottsdale, local airport transfers to and from the resort, all scheduled meals, and receptions included.
 

The 2018 application process is now closed.

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Testimonials

“Excellent venue, great way to meet the fleets. Most admit they would have never spent the time at a state show. Great eXchange.”

-Steve Barker, Sales Manager, AMF Bruns of America, Hudson, OH

“Thank you very much for the opportunity to attend SBX. I find it to be an exceptional learning and sharing experience. I will suggest the opportunity to everyone I know in the industry.”

-David Wilson, Transportation Director, Wentzville School District, Wentzville, MO

“This program gave me the opportunity to discuss with vendors and other district operators the new ideas and products that are being introduced for school buses and operations. Safety is always first and foremost.”

-Glenn Gorton, State Director of Student Transportation, Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction, Olympia, WA

“Very pleased with the quality and organization of this event. It gave me the opportunity to meet vendors in a short, informative atmosphere that I may not have previously considered. Well done!”

-Jill Gayaldo, Director, Elk Grove Unified, Sacramento, CA

“The School Bus eXchange was great. As a vendor, I want my company to make your job easier and save you time, so that you can focus on other things to make sure our children are being transported safely!”

-Joseph Murphy, Account Executive, Safety Vision, Houston, TX

“The School Bus Exchange is time well spent for those in the school bus industry.”

-Tom Burr, Director of Transportation, St. Paul Public Transportation, St. Paul, MN

“SBX provides a valuable opportunity to connect with decision makers in a relaxed yet business-focused format.”

-David McDonald, Director of Business Development, Roscoe Vision Systems. Inc, Jamaica, NY

“SBX was an excellent opportunity to visit personally with vendors and other transportation attendees. What an improvement on the normal trade show. I highly recommend this event.”

-Gary Greenhill, Director of Transportation, Union Public Schools, Tulsa, OK

“It was a great experience getting to network with other transportation professionals as well as with vendors. The one-on-one sessions allows more time with a censor to explain their products.”

-Jimmy Lacy, Supervisor of Transportation Safety & Training, Kanawha County Schools, Charleston, WV

“School Bus eXchange was an awesome event! Spending two and a half days with vendors gave us the uninterrupted time we needed to get to know them personally, and the proper time to review the products.”

-Toney Blackmon, Director of Business and Transportation Services, DeKalb County School District, Tucker, GA

“School Bus eXchange has no borders! The networking, the roundtable exercises, the one-on-one interaction with vendors and industry peers delivered a unique opportunity to learn and grow. “

-Harry B. Davis, Director of Transportation, High Prairie School Division No. 48, High Prairie, Alberta, Canada