2022 NASTO Conference – Welcome! Bienvenue!
Please Join Us!
Mark your calendar for the 2022 Northeast Association of State Transportation Officials (NASTO) Conference scheduled to be in Hartford, Connecticut July 11 – 13! Plans are now underway for an in-person event at the Marriott Hartford Downtown. The safety and health of everyone are of paramount importance, and the NASTO Board is closely monitoring the COVID 19 pandemic and its ever-changing course. Changes and updates will be emailed as they develop and become available, and this site will be continuously updated.
Attendee registration is open! SIGN UP ONLINE NOW TO PARTICIPATE
- FULL CONFERENCE registration includes: conference giveaways, access to all sessions and meals including the Sunday evening Drop in Reception at the Capital Grille, Monday night Welcome Celebration at the Society Room, and Tuesday’s Night at the Ballpark.
- MONDAY ONLY registration includes: conference giveaways, access to Monday lunch, afternoon sessions, and Monday night Welcome Celebration at the Society Room.
- TUESDAY ONLY registration includes: conference giveaways, access to Tuesday breakfast, sessions, Keynote Luncheon, and Tuesday’s Night at the Ballpark.
- WEDNESDAY ONLY registration includes: conference giveaways, access to Wednesday morning sessions, breakfast, boxed lunch, and 3:00pm NASTO Annual Business Meeting.
- EVENING EVENT GUEST ONLY registration includes: tickets for the Monday evening Welcome Celebration at the Society Room, and Tuesday’s Night at the Ballpark.
- SUNDAY NASTO GOLF TOURNAMENT registration includes: lunch, beverage cart drink tickets, and golf cart rental.
Full Coverage: The NASTO Full Coverage entitlement is reserved for NASTO State DOT’s only. If you are eligible for this entitlement, please review the policies and follow the instructions to ensure your reimbursement is approved.
|Monday Only||Tuesday Only||Wednesday Only|
|State DOT’s & FHWA Staff||$400||$425||$250||$300||$200|
|Full Coverage (NASTO DOT’s ONLY)||$0||$0||$0||$0||$0|
|Evening Event Guest Registration||$200||$100||$100||N/A|
Please Note: Conference attendees must pay in full for their registration before the conference begins. If paying by credit card, please note that the charge will appear as Delaney Meeting & Event Management. If paying by check, please make payable to NASTO and mail to:
c/o Delaney Meeting & Event Management
46B Main Street, 4th Floor, Winooski, VT 05404
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations received prior to June 20, 2022 will be refundable less a $50 administrative fee. Cancellations received after June 20, 2022 will not be refunded but substitutions will be allowed.
Questions? Please call the Registration Office if you have any questions or need assistance: 802-865-5202 or via email at email@example.com.
The following schedule is subject to change (as of April 29, 2022). Please check back for updates.
|Sunday, July 10, 2022|
|12:00pm – 5:00pm||NASTO Golf Tournament||Gillett Ridge Golf Club|
|7:00pm – 9:00pm||Drop In Reception|
|Monday, July 11, 2022|
|7:00am – 5:00pm||Conference Registration Open||Marriott Foyer|
|8:00am – 1:00pm||Sponsor & Exhibitor Display Set-Up||Marriott A&B and Foyer|
|12:00pm – 1:00pm||Lunch||Marriott C – E|
|1:00pm – 2:00pm||Opening Ceremonies||Marriott C – E|
|2:00pm – 3:00pm||General Session: Congressional Panel||Marriott C – E; Capital 1, 2|
|3:00pm – 3:30pm||Break with Sponsors & Exhibitors||Marriott A&B and Foyer|
|3:00pm – 5:00pm||AGC Caucus (Invitation Only)||Capital 3|
|3:30pm – 5:00pm||General Session: Who Wants to be a Billionaire? Priority criteria for USDOT discretionary grants||Marriott C – E; Capital 1, 2|
|5:30pm||Board Buses for Welcome Reception||Departure Location TBD|
|6:00pm – 8:00pm||NASTO Welcome Reception||The Society Room|
|7:00pm – 9:00pm||NASTO CEO Dinner|
|Tuesday, July 12, 2022|
|7:00 am – 5:00 pm||Conference Registration Open||Marriott Foyer|
|7:00 am – 8:30 am||Breakfast with Sponsors and Exhibitors||Marriott A&B and Foyer|
|7:00am – 8:30am||AASHTO/AGC/ARTBA Joint Committee Breakfast (Invitation Only)||Capital 2 & 3|
|8:30am – 10:00am||Break-out Session 1: Breaking Down the Digital Divide: Using Data Analytics and GIS to innovate at the DOT||Marriott C – E; Capital 1|
|Break-out Session 2: What is the Present and Future State of Public Transportation in a Post-COVID world?|
|10:00am – 10:30am||Break with Sponsors & Exhibitors||Marriott A&B and Foyer|
|10:30am – 12:00pm||General Session: Communicating IIJA and Managing Expectations||Marriott C – E; Capital 1|
|12:00pm – 2:00pm||NASTO Annual Luncheon & Keynote Speaker||Marriott C – E|
|2:00pm – 3:30pm||Break-out Session 4: The Green DOT: How can DOTs easily measure GHGs and compare carbon footprint of proposed investments.||Marriott C – E; Capital 1|
|Break-out Session 5: The Other Public Health Crisis – What can State DOTs do to Stop the Increased Deaths on our Roadways?|
|3:15pm – 3:45pm||Break with Sponsors & Exhibitors||Marriott A&B and Foyer|
|3:45pm – 5:00pm||General Session: What Standard do we Build to? Transportation Construction in an Era of Climate Change||Marriott C – E; Capital 1|
|5:30pm||Board Buses for NASTO Annual Dinner||Departure Location TBD|
|6:00pm – 9:00pm||NASTO’s Night at the Ballpark||Currently booked at Rentschler Stadium|
|Wednesday, July 13, 2022|
|7:00 am- 11:00 am||Conference Registration Open||Marriott Foyer|
|7:00am – 8:30am||ARTBA Breakfast (Invitation Only)||VIVO Private Dining Room|
|8:00am – 9:30am||AASHTO Awards Breakfast and 2023 Host Presentation||TBD|
|9:30am – 10:30am||General Session: Rail||Marriott D & E; Capital 1 & 2|
|10:300am – 11:00am||Break||Marriott Foyer|
|11:00am – 12:00pm||General Session: AASHTO Update||Marriott D & E; Capital 1 & 2|
|12:00pm||Grab & Go Lunch / NASTO Conference Adjourns||Marriott Foyer|
|12:00pm – 12:30pm||NASTO CEO’s Lunch (Invitation Only)||Mariott C|
|12:30pm – 3:00pm||USDOT/State CEO Roundtable (Invitation Only)||Capital 3|
|3:00pm – 5:00pm||NASTO Annual Business Meeting||Mariott C|
Area Information & Overnight Accommodations
The host hotel for the 2022 NASTO Conference is the Marriott Hartford Downtown (200 Columbus Blvd, Hartford, CT 06103). Overnight accommodations are available to conference participants at a discounted group rate of $132/night plus tax. These rates will be available until the cut-off date of June 20, 2022, or until the block is full, whichever occurs first. Make a reservation online in the NASTO Conference group block.