Schedule

Marketplace is the home of the best travel and bus industry events. See what we have lined up below. You can sort and search events as needed.

Printable Calendar of Marketplace Events

All times below are listed as Eastern Time Zone
  • Housing Reservations Open

    Thursday / July 8
    12:00 PM — 12:00 PM

    www.buses.org/marketplace

  • Registration Opens

    Thursday / July 8
    12:00 PM — 12:00 PM

    www.buses.org/marketplace

  • Early-Bird Registration Rate Ends

    Wednesday / September 8
    11:59 PM — 11:59 PM

    www.buses.org/marketplace

  • Research Databases Open

    Thursday / September 23
    12:00 PM — 12:00 PM

    Marketplace Passport

  • Appointment Requests Open

    Thursday / September 30
    12:00 PM — 12:00 PM

    Marketplace Passport

  • Appointment Requests Due

    Monday / December 6
    11:59 PM — 11:59 PM

    Marketplace Passport

  • Housing Reservations Close

    Sunday / December 12
    11:59 PM — 11:59 PM

    www.buses.org/marketplace

  • Appointment Schedules Sent/Manual Scheduling Begins

    Friday / December 17
    12:00 PM — 12:00 PM

    Marketplace Passport

  • Marketplace App Available for Download

    Friday / December 17
    12:00 PM — 12:00 PM

    App Store

  • Sightseeing Tour Ticket Pick Up

    Thursday / January 6
    08:00 AM — 06:00 PM
  • National Bus Traffic Association

    Thursday / January 6
    09:00 AM — 05:00 PM
  • Women in Buses Council at House of Shine

    Limited Slots Available

    Thursday / January 6
    04:30 PM — 06:30 PM

    House of Shine

  • Coach Move In

    Friday / January 7
    06:30 AM — 06:30 AM

    Exhibit Hall | Networking Floor

  • ABA Foundation Silent Auction Bidding Open

    Friday / January 7
    08:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Foundation Booth

  • Exhibitor Move In

    Friday / January 7
    08:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Networking Floor

  • Registration Open

    Friday / January 7
    08:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall

  • National Bus Traffic Association Meeting

    Friday / January 7
    09:00 AM — 05:00 PM
  • Airport Shuttles

    Friday / January 7
    10:00 AM — 10:00 PM

    DFW

  • Women in Buses Council Meeting

    Friday / January 7
    01:00 PM — 06:00 PM
  • Service Centers Open

    Friday / January 7
    02:00 PM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Networking Floor

  • ABA Board of Directors Executive Committee Meeting

    Friday / January 7
    04:00 PM — 05:00 PM
  • STAR Delegate Q&A Session

    Friday / January 7
    04:00 PM — 04:45 PM
  • STAR Happy Hour

    Friday / January 7
    06:30 PM — 07:30 PM
  • ABA Foundation Silent Auction Bidding Open

    Saturday / January 8
    07:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Foundation Booth

  • Registration Open

    Saturday / January 8
    07:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall

  • Service Centers Open

    Saturday / January 8
    07:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Networking Floor

  • Sightseeing Tour Ticket Pick Up

    Saturday / January 8
    07:00 AM — 08:00 AM
  • NAMO Board Meeting

    Saturday / January 8
    08:00 AM — 10:00 AM
  • ABA Board of Directors Meeting

    Saturday / January 8
    09:00 AM — 12:00 PM
  • School Bus Council Meeting

    Saturday / January 8
    09:00 AM — 10:00 AM
  • Sightseeing Tours

    Saturday / January 8
    09:00 AM — 01:00 PM

    Throughout Grapevine Area

  • Airport Shuttles

    Saturday / January 8
    10:00 AM — 02:00 PM

    DFW

  • Hispanic Motorcoach Council Meeting

    Saturday / January 8
    12:00 PM — 01:00 PM
  • Education Breakout Sessions

    Saturday / January 8
    01:30 PM — 05:30 PM
  • Networking Floor Reception

    Saturday / January 8
    01:30 PM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall

  • ABA’s Association Roundtable

    Saturday / January 8
    02:00 PM — 04:00 PM
  • STAR Delegate Q&A Session

    Saturday / January 8
    03:00 PM — 03:45 PM
  • ABA Foundation Live Auction

    Saturday / January 8
    04:00 PM — 04:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Foundation Booth

  • Operator Reception

    Saturday / January 8
    05:30 PM — 06:30 PM
  • ABA Board of Directors Dinner

    Saturday / January 8
    07:00 PM — 07:00 PM
  • Saturday / January 8
    07:00 PM — 07:00 PM
  • ABA Foundation Silent Auction Bidding Open

    Sunday / January 9
    07:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Foundation Booth

  • Registration Open

    Sunday / January 9
    07:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall

  • Service Centers Open

    Sunday / January 9
    07:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Networking Floor

  • Operator Breakfast

    Sunday / January 9
    07:45 AM — 08:45 AM
  • Bus Maintenance & Repair Council Off-site Meetings

    Sunday / January 9
    09:00 AM — 03:00 PM
  • Busworld North America Summit

    Sunday / January 9
    09:00 AM — 05:30 PM
  • DMO/Receptive/Charter Appointment Sessions

    Sunday / January 9
    09:00 AM — 05:33 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Business Floor

  • Networking Floor Open

    Sunday / January 9
    09:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall

  • Education Breakout Sessions

    Sunday / January 9
    09:30 AM — 05:30 PM
  • STAR Delegate Q&A Session

    Sunday / January 9
    11:00 AM — 11:45 AM
  • Lunch Break

    Sunday / January 9
    12:30 PM — 02:30 PM
  • Bus Industry Safety Council Orientation/Floor Tour

    Sunday / January 9
    04:00 PM — 06:00 PM
  • Sponsor Spotlight

    Sunday / January 9
    05:33 PM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Networking Floor

  • ”Put Me In Coach” All-Delegate Evening Event

    Put me in Coach!  Team Texas invites you to be part of our team at Globe Life Field, Home of Major League Baseball’s Texas Rangers.  Get out of the stands and take the field where you can experience the rush of game day from a whole, new level.  See how your baseball skills stack up with fun baseball activities on the field or simply dance the night away in the outfield.  Whatever you do, don’t strike out and miss this event!         

    Sunday / January 9
    07:00 PM — 10:00 PM

    Globe Life Field

  • ABA Foundation Silent Auction Bidding Open

    Monday / January 10
    07:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Foundation Booth

  • Registration Open

    Monday / January 10
    07:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall

  • Service Centers Open

    Monday / January 10
    07:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Networking Floor

  • Service Centers Open

    Monday / January 10
    07:00 AM — 05:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Networking Floor

  • Operator Breakfast

    Monday / January 10
    07:45 AM — 08:45 AM
  • Busworld North America Summit

    Monday / January 10
    09:00 AM — 05:30 PM
  • Lodging/Attraction/Associate/ Allied Association Group 1 Appointment Sessions

    Monday / January 10
    09:00 AM — 05:33 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Business Floor

  • Networking Floor Open

    Monday / January 10
    09:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall

  • Bus Industry Safety Council Meetings

    Monday / January 10
    09:30 AM — 05:30 PM
  • Bus Maintenance & Repair Council Meetings

    Monday / January 10
    09:30 AM — 05:30 PM
  • Education Breakout Sessions

    Monday / January 10
    09:30 AM — 05:30 PM
  • Lunch Break

    Monday / January 10
    12:30 PM — 02:30 PM
  • Sponsor Spotlight

    Monday / January 10
    05:33 PM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Networking Floor

  • ABA Foundation Afterglow

    Benefits ABA Foundation Scholarship Program

    Monday / January 10
    09:00 PM — 11:59 PM
  • ABA Foundation Silent Auction Bidding Open

    Tuesday / January 11
    07:00 AM — 03:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Foundation Booth

  • Registration Open

    Tuesday / January 11
    07:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall

  • Operator Breakfast

    Tuesday / January 11
    07:45 AM — 08:45 AM
  • Lodging/Attraction/Associate/ Allied Association Group 2 Appointment Sessions

    Tuesday / January 11
    09:00 AM — 05:33 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Business Floor

  • Networking Floor Open

    Tuesday / January 11
    09:00 AM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall

  • Bus Industry Safety Council Meetings

    Tuesday / January 11
    09:30 AM — 05:30 PM
  • Education Breakout Sessions

    Tuesday / January 11
    09:30 AM — 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Break

    Tuesday / January 11
    12:30 PM — 02:30 PM
  • Sponsor Spotlight

    Tuesday / January 11
    05:33 PM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Networking Floor

  • Networking Floor Exhibitor Move Out

    Tuesday / January 11
    06:00 PM — 06:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall | Networking Floor

  • All-Delegate Evening Event

    Tuesday / January 11
    07:00 PM — 10:00 PM
  • Airport Shuttles

    Wednesday / January 12
    05:30 AM — 12:30 PM

    DFW