YPT-NYC Events and Activities

Home | JoinEvents | Jobs & Opportunities | Chapter Leadership | Facebook | LinkedIn


 

From conferences to tours, happy hours to leadership speaker series, YPT-NYC events are a great way to meet your fellow colleagues in transportation, further your career, and have fun!

UPCOMING

YPT-NYC Holiday Party

Monday, December 11th | 6-8 PM

Join your colleagues, friends, and future transportation leaders at this year’s YPT-NYC Holiday Party!

And help spread YPT-NYC to more of our colleagues: if you bring a friend, and they become a YPT member at the happy hour, you both get a free drink.

Wednesday, December 21st, 6 PM
The Half Pint, 76 W 3rd St, between Thompson St. and LaGuardia Place
Light appetizers served

RSVP >

Past Events

Thursday, June 2
YPT members had the chance to meet NYCT’s new, and highly inspirational, President, Ronnie Hakim.

Saturday, May 14
YPT-NYC members hiked on a trail teeming with history, and infrastructure.
See the recap >

Tuesday, April 26
YPT-NYC Book Club

Our first book, Streetfight  by Janette Sadik-Khan and Seth Solomonow, is an inside look at the Bloomberg administration’s efforts to make New York’s streets better and safer for pedestrians and cyclists, and the political battles that made it all possible

Thursday, March 24, 6PM: Speed Networking
One Penn Plaza, WSP | Parsons Brinkerhoff, NYC 
Geared towards students and early-to-mid-career professionals that would like to serve as a mentor, this speed networking session is aimed at helping those just starting out in the transportation field.

Saturday, January 30: YPT-NYC Game Night
YPT members played Power Grid, Cards Against Urbanity, Suburbia, Ticket to Ride, and more.

TransportationCamp New York City 2015 – Saturday, November 14, 2015
TransportationCamp assembles planners, software developers, engineers, students, dreamers, and professionals for an exciting day of “un-conferencing.” Unlike a traditional conference, the specific session topics are determined by participants, which provides each attendee an opportunity to lead and shape the event. Therefore, we want to see what you are doing; we want to ask how it will impact our lives; and we want to help you to find answers.

About YPT-NYC Events

There are four key components of YPT’s program of events.

Networking Events – These events are a great way to get to know your fellow transportation professionals and students in a relaxed, informal setting. We meet at various bars and restaurants in New York City. Networking events generally feature an invited Distinguished Guest, a leader in the transportation field. YPT-NYC events are free, unless otherwise noted.

Leadership Seminars – These seminars are a great way to meet and interact with distinguished leaders in the transportation field. Participants are encouraged to ask questions about the speakers’ work, career path, and for advice to today’s young professionals. Speakers invited to attend include prominent transportation practitioners and leaders.

Technical Tours – These tours offer members the opportunity to explore transportation in practice.

Board Meetings – These are regularly scheduled meetings of the YPT-NYC Board of Directors. At these meetings, we discuss the group’s goals and strategies and plan events.