Past Events

The summaries below provide a rich history of past events that RTP has organized/participated in. Enjoy!!!


The Midwest Rail Conference was held virtually August 11th and 12th, 2020. With 18 sponsors and over 270 attendees, our first ever all virtual event was a great success!!!
August 11th, 2020
October 2nd, 2019
The Michigan Rail Conference 2019 was held August 7-9, 2019 in East Lansing, MI. The final program is posted below.
August 7th, 2019
AREMA's 2018 Conference in Chicago, IL
September 16th, 2018
September 13th, 2018
The Michigan Rail Conference will be held at the Conference Center at Saginaw Valley State University in Saginaw, MI, August 7-9, 2018.
August 7th, 2018
This weeklong program, held this July 8-14, 2018, will feature hands-on classroom activities and numerous field trips to give you a first-hand look at the Rail & Intermodal Transportation Industry - the people who keep the world on the move!
July 8th, 2018
The 2018 Transportation Careers Night will be held on Wed, Feb 21, from 6-9pm in the Douglass Houghton Hall Ballroom.
February 21st, 2018
Railroad Night XIII and the 4th Annual Rail Day/Expo were held on October 3 & 4, 2017, bringing the industry and students together for two days of conversation and opportunity-seeking by all participants.
October 3rd, 2017