The NABSA Annual Conference

The NABSA Annual Conference is the leading global venue for bikeshare, shared micromobility, and transportation leaders, practitioners, equipment providers to tackle important issues facing the industry. Join us to learn, network, and chart the future of bikeshare and shared micromobility.

Who Attends the Conference?

The 2020 NABSA Conference hosted over 400 guests. We encourage anyone engaging in the shared micromobility industry to attend: shared micromobility operators, equipment manufacturers, technology vendors, city staff working on bikeshare or bicycling infrastructure, bike advocacy organizations, planners, and community partners using bikeshare as a tool for local priorities to attend this event.

We offer a government/non-profit discounted rate. Scholarships are also available to ensure a diversity of organizations, backgrounds and expertise. Members of NABSA receive one complimentary conference ticket per $1000 dues level.

What Topics are Covered?

The NABSA Conference connects the biggest minds in bikeshare and shared micromobility to support, promote and enhance the industry across North America. NABSA is the shared micromobility industry’s membership organization with representation from system owners, operators, host cities, equipment providers and technology providers.

Past session and speaker topics have included:

  • Ebikes, dockless bikes, scooters and other innovations
  • Effective community engagement, ambassador programs and strategies for intersectionality
  • Pricing and payment – what’s new, what works, what serves
  • Privacy concerns – balancing city programs with personal data
  • Research beat – what are we learning and how do we use it?

What are Mobile Workshops?

Each NABSA Conference features Mobile Workshops, when attendees are given the opportunity to get out and explore bikeshare, shared micromobility, and infrastructure in the host city. These afternoons are led by local hosts.

2019 NABSA Conference

In fall 2019, 300 leaders joined us in Indianapolis for How We Move: Micromobility, Macro Impact to learn, network, and chart the future of bikeshare and shared micromobility.

View the highlights from our 2018 Conference, held in Portland, OR.