Events Calendar

This calendar includes events offered by CTS and our programs and partners, as well as other transportation-related events.

In‑person
Hybrid
Virtual

February 2024

February 27, 2024
7:30am - 11:30am
This four-hour American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) virtual course helps prevent fatalities and injuries in the roadway construction industry.
February 28, 2024
8:00am - 9:00am
This webinar series will introduce highway workers to the Minnesota Temporary Traffic Control Field Manual and how to apply the concepts and standards to providing appropriate temporary traffic controls for work zones.
February 29, 2024
9:00am - 10:00am

This webinar will cover what comes after a federal grant, what reporting is needed, how payments work, what environmental reviews are required after the initial determination is made, and more.

February 29, 2024
10:00am - 12:00pm
Shoreview, MN
This two-hour seminar provides an overview of basic traffic control and safety procedures for short-term work zones.

March 2024

March 6, 2024
8:00am - 9:00am
This webinar series will introduce highway workers to the Minnesota Temporary Traffic Control Field Manual and how to apply the concepts and standards to providing appropriate temporary traffic controls for work zones.
March 11, 2024
9:00am - 3:30pm
Rochester, MN
This training promotes voluntary compliance to reduce damage to public roads and highways from overweight vehicles. Its goal is to teach you how to haul the most legal weight without violating truck-weight laws.
March 12, 2024
9:00am - 3:30pm
Rosemount, MN
This training promotes voluntary compliance to reduce damage to public roads and highways from overweight vehicles. Its goal is to teach you how to haul the most legal weight without violating truck-weight laws.
March 18, 2024
9:00am - 3:30pm
Detroit Lakes, MN
This training promotes voluntary compliance to reduce damage to public roads and highways from overweight vehicles. Its goal is to teach you how to haul the most legal weight without violating truck-weight laws.
March 19 - 21, 2024
Shoreview, MN
March 19, 2024
9:00am - 3:30pm
St. Cloud, MN
This training promotes voluntary compliance to reduce damage to public roads and highways from overweight vehicles. Its goal is to teach you how to haul the most legal weight without violating truck-weight laws.
March 20, 2024
10:00am - 12:00pm
Rochester, MN
This two-hour seminar provides an overview of basic traffic control and safety procedures for short-term work zones.
March 21, 2024
8:20am - 3:30pm
Waite Park, MN
This workshop will provide an overview of the Minnesota’s Best Practices for Traffic Sign Maintenance/ Management Handbook, including the provisions of the Minnesota Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices.
March 26, 2024
8:30am - 3:30pm
St. Cloud, MN
This workshop is designed to provide an overview of the available technology and tools that make implementing an effective asphalt pavement rehabilitation program feasible.
March 26, 2024
9:00am - 3:30pm
Bemidji, MN
This training promotes voluntary compliance to reduce damage to public roads and highways from overweight vehicles. Its goal is to teach you how to haul the most legal weight without violating truck-weight laws.
March 27, 2024
10:00am - 12:00pm
St. Cloud, MN
This two-hour seminar provides an overview of basic traffic control and safety procedures for short-term work zones.
March 28, 2024
8:30am - 3:30pm
Bemidji, MN
This workshop helps supervisory personnel and operators better understand the materials, techniques, and equipment needed for maintaining gravel roads.
March 28, 2024
10:00am - 11:30am
Speaker Ben Goldfarb will discuss the ecological harms wrought by transportation and the movement to redress them—and how we can create a better, safer world for all living beings.

April 2024

April 3, 2024
8:30am - 3:30pm
St. Cloud, MN
This workshop helps supervisory personnel and operators better understand the materials, techniques, and equipment needed for maintaining gravel roads.
April 3, 2024
10:00am - 11:15am
Speakers from six states will highlight a year-round recreational vehicle campaign to promote safe boating, all-terrain vehicle (ATV), and snowmobile seasons.
April 4, 2024
8:30am - 3:30pm
Mankato, MN
This workshop is designed to provide an overview of the available technology and tools that make implementing an effective asphalt pavement rehabilitation program feasible.
April 4, 2024
10:00am - 12:00pm
Rosemount, MN
This two-hour seminar provides an overview of basic traffic control and safety procedures for short-term work zones.
April 8, 2024
9:00am - 3:30pm
Mankato, MN
This training promotes voluntary compliance to reduce damage to public roads and highways from overweight vehicles. Its goal is to teach you how to haul the most legal weight without violating truck-weight laws.
April 9, 2024
8:30am - 3:30pm
Mankato, MN
This workshop helps supervisory personnel and operators better understand the materials, techniques, and equipment needed for maintaining gravel roads.
April 9, 2024
9:00am - 3:30pm
Shoreview, MN
This training promotes voluntary compliance to reduce damage to public roads and highways from overweight vehicles. Its goal is to teach you how to haul the most legal weight without violating truck-weight laws.
April 10, 2024
8:00am - 3:00pm
Rosemount, MN
This hybrid course introduces students to angles and direction (including bearings and azimuth) and coordinate geometry calculations.
April 11, 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
This interactive workshop will teach practical, easy-to-understand, and fundamental methods to grow your leadership skills.
April 16 - 17, 2024
9:00am - 4:00pm
Shoreview, MN
This two-day class focuses on guardrail identification and inspection, featuring Minnesota-specific examples and interactive demonstrations.
April 16, 2024
9:00am - 3:30pm
Duluth, MN
This training promotes voluntary compliance to reduce damage to public roads and highways from overweight vehicles. Its goal is to teach you how to haul the most legal weight without violating truck-weight laws.
April 17, 2024
9:00am - 3:30pm
This course relates to the delivery of maintenance and operations services to the public, commonly known as public works. It will identify the equipment and personnel resources needed for efficient and effective service delivery.
April 18, 2024
8:00am - 3:00pm
Rosemount, MN
This course provides an introduction to land surveying in general, which allows us to determine the location of points or objects in space.
April 18, 2024
10:00am - 12:00pm
Bemidji, MN
This two-hour seminar provides an overview of basic traffic control and safety procedures for short-term work zones.
April 24, 2024
8:00am - 3:00pm
Rosemount, MN
This course introduces land surveying, which allows us to determine the location of points or objects in space.
April 24 - 26, 2024
9:00am - 12:00pm
Breezy Point, MN

This annual event features experts in aviation and aerospace fields sharing their experiences in a variety of sessions and presentations.

May 2024

May 14, 2024
8:00am - 5:00pm
Minneapolis, MN
May 21 - 22, 2024
Ann Arbor, MI
May 21 - 22, 2024
9:00am - 4:00pm
Shoreview, MN
This two-day class focuses on guardrail identification and inspection, featuring Minnesota-specific examples and interactive demonstrations.
May 23, 2024
8:00am - 3:00pm
Brainerd, MN
Join us for highlights of the latest practices, innovations, and research related to Minnesota’s roadway maintenance operations.
May 29 - 31, 2024
Saint Paul, MN

June 2024

June 11 - 13, 2024
Shoreview, MN
This National Highway Institute (NHI) course—intended for experienced safety and design engineers—provides an overview of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) Roadside Design Guide.

October 2024

October 22 - 23, 2024
8:00am - 12:00pm
St. Cloud, MN

This conference provides a forum for sharing information on best practices in engineering, enforcement, education, and emergency medical/health services and for identifying new approaches to reducing the number of traffic fatalities and life-changing injuries on Minnesota roads.

November 2024

November 7, 2024
Minneapolis, MN