RTSA Conference at Railway Interchange 2019

September 22 – 24, 2019

Minneapolis, Minnesota

We’ll see you in Minneapolis for the RTSA Technical Conference. We are meeting in conjunction with Railway Interchange 2019. There will be no other U.S event of this size – covering the many disciplines of railroad railcar mechanical maintenance and engineering in the railroad industry. You really have to be there.

Your price of admission, in addition to our RTSA technical Conference, includes access to the exhibit hall. Companies such as railcar & locomotive builders, mechanical equipment manufacturers, and rail service suppliers will be on hand with their latest products. Expect to see the latest innovations in the rail supply industry. New technologies will be displayed and opportunities to make new connections are all around. Meals and receptions will be held on the exhibit hall floor giving you plenty of time for networking and mingling.

RTSA Conference Agenda

Railway Interchange 2019, of which RTSA is a participant, taking place September 22-24, 2019 at the Minneapolis Convention Center, combines the technical and educational conferences of the American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association (AREMA) and Coordinated Mechanical Associations (CMA) with the exhibits of the Railway Supply Institute (RSI), Railway Engineering-Maintenance Suppliers Association (REMSA) and Railway Systems Suppliers, Inc. (RSSI). 

Why attend?

In addition to the RTSA railcar education sessions, entrance to our conference sessions also gives you access to:

• Over 50 educational sessions at the RSI Education & Technical Training Conference featuring new technologies, trends and a focus on leadership in the rail industry sponsored by our sister organizations specializing in locomotive maintenance, rail vehicle air brakes, rail operating practices and the League of Railway Women.  
• 600+ indoor exhibits at the Minneapolis Convention Center
• 35+ outdoor exhibits at the nearby BNSF Northtown Yard of on- and off-track exhibit space
• Exciting Learning Lab presentations in the indoor exhibit hall

As a member of RTSA, you will interact & collaborate with industry colleagues, influential peers and others. Thousands of industry people, including freight railroad executives and operating officers, transportation officials and a host of rail supply companies from the mechanical, communications and signaling and railway maintenance industries are planning to attend.