Upcoming Events

GHSA and its State and Associate Members participate in many highway safety events and meetings throughout the year. A list of upcoming events is below. You can learn more about GHSA's Annual Meetings here.

NHTSA

October 1, 2020 | 1:00 p.m. ET

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced new steps to address the unique traffic safety conditions during the national public health emergency that began last spring, including emptier roads, faster speeds and increased driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.


Missouri

September 29 - October 1, 2020 | Virtually Via Zoom

This year’s Missouri Highway Safety and Traffic Conference will be 100% virtual.

Missouri is excited to unveil its new strategic highway safety plan, Show-Me Zero, and share how all Missourians can get involved in driving Missouri toward safer roads. The conference will feature discussion from both local and national experts on a variety of topics including speed, seat belts, distracted driving, impairment, and connected and autonomous vehicles.


Rural Road Safety

September 29 - October 1, 2020 | Virtually Via Cvent

Join the National Center for Rural Road Safety for the 3rd National Summit on Rural Road Safety, which will continue its mission as an action oriented event with interactive sessions providing real takeaways to assist professionals on their region's Rural Road to Zero.

The Summit will feature:


NETS

October 19, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. ET

This is a virtual workshop for state highway safety office (SHSO) employees to identify ways to stimulate employer engagement regarding traffic safety initiatives within their state highway safety office.


MD Highway Safety Summit

Throughout October | Virtually Via GoToWebinar

Join the Maryland Department of Transportation for a Highway Safety Seminar Series over the course of four days spread throughout October.

October 13 | 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. ET | Vision Zero and the Role of Automated Driving

Kristin Kingsley, Founder of Kingsley Consulting Auto Safety Strategies, will speak on different levels of automated driving, the current status of technology, possible timelines for fleet penetration and the role of the broader safety community for both the short and long term.


Toward Zero Deaths

October 20 - November 19, 2020 | Virtually Via Zoom

The 17th Annual Minnesota Toward Zero Deaths (TZD) Statewide Conference that was scheduled during October in Duluth has been modified to a virtual format due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Minnesota TZD is taking this opportunity to engage with its partners and disseminate current information in a new way. And it’s all free!