Summer Meeting 2015

June 22-23, 2015 - Program  |  June 24, 2015 - Optional TSA Security Exercise
Washington, DC, Area  |  BWI Airport Marriott

Did We Miss You in Baltimore?

Catch up on some of what you missed:

Motorcoach company owners, safety directors, operations managers, and maintenance professionals:

Join the Bus Industry Safety Council June 22-23 for a dynamic program:

  • Get to know many of the federal agencies that affect bus operations
  • Get an in-depth understanding of bus fire causes and prevention
  • Hear from a prominent accident reconstruction expert
  • Learn about the Federal Transit Administration's new bus safety program
  • And much more!

On June 24, join us for a live, TSA-sponsored security training exercise to help operators prepare and respond to a terror incident at a large-scale event (separate registration required).

Thanks to BISC's sponsors for supporting this summer's excellent program.
 

Date Time Session/Activity
Mon., June 22 8 am - 5 pm BISC registration Open
Mon., June 22 8 am - 11 am

MD Motorcoach Association Meeting

Additional registration required!

Mon., June 22 9 am - 11 am BISC Executive Committee Meeting
Mon., June 22 11:30 am - 1 pm BISC Lunch
Mon., June 22 1 pm - 3 pm Opening General Session
Mon., June 22 3 pm - 3:30 pm Break
Mon., June 22 3:30 pm - 5 pm

Security Committee Meeting

Mon., June 22 3:30 pm - 5 pm Get to Know Your Federal Agency: FMCSA
Mon., June 22 3:30 pm - 5 pm Topical Session: Bus Fires
     
Tues., June 23 7 am - 5 pm BISC Registration Open
Tues., June 23 7 am - 8 am BISC Breakfast
Tues., June 23 8 am - 10 am

Government Activities Review Committee Meeting

Tues., June 23 8 am - 10 am Get to Know Your Federal Agency: NHTSA
Tues., June 23 8 am - 9 am Topical Session: Reconstructing a Bus Accident
Tues., June 23 9 am - 10 am

Topical Session: FMCSA HOS Research, Understanding the Operating Practices of the Industry

Tues., June 23 10 am - 10:30 am Break
Tues., June 23 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Workplace Health & Environmental Safety Committee Meeting

Tues., June 23 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Human Performance Committee Meeting

Tues., June 23 10:30 am - 12:30 pm Get to Know Your Federal Agency: NTSB
Tues., June 23 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm BISC Lunch
Tues., June 23 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Vehicle and Technical Operations Committee Meeting

Tues., June 23 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm Get to Know Your Federal Agency: TSA
Tues., June 23 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Topical Session: Understanding FTA's New Bus Safety Program

Tues., June 23 3:30 pm - 3:45 pm Break
Tues., June 23 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm Closing General Session, Committee Meeting Recaps
     
Wed., June 24 8:30 am - 1 pm TSA Exercise Registration Open
Wed., June 24 9 am - 9:30 am Introductions & Exercise Overview
Wed., June 24 9:30 am - 10:30 am Module 1 Training - Briefing/i-Step Training Concepts
Wed., June 24 10:30 am - 10:45 am Break
Wed., June 24 10:45 am - 11:30 am Module 2 Training - Table Top Exercise
Wed., June 24 11:30 am - 12:30 pm Lunch
Wed., June 24 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm Module 3 Training - Live Exercise (offsite)
Wed., June 24 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Exercise Debrief
Wed., June 24 3:30 pm Adjourn