When

Monday, May 18, 2020 to Tuesday, May 19, 2020
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Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capital Square  

Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square is offering OPA a special group rate on hotel rooms for $149.00 USD per night.

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Contact

Dawn Marti 
Association Manager

 Ohio Parking Association 

240-893-6296 
dawncmarti1@gmail.com

Conference Registration Rates

  • Member Conference Fee: $175

  • Non-Member Conference Fee: $200

  • Member Vendor Table: $500 (incl. 1 person)

  • Non-member Vendor Table: $650 (incl. 1 person)

  • Additional Exhibitor Personnel: $175

  • Daily Rate: $100 per person

Sponsorship Opportunities

 Platinum Level Sponsorship: $3500

  • 10 - Minute Power Pitch at Conference

  • Vendor Exhibit Table

  • Registration for 4 people for the Conference

  • Logo branding on all emails, signs and promotional material, item (provided by sponsor) in the attendee bag

Gold Level Sponsorship: $2500

  • Vendor Exhibit Table

  • Registration for 3 people for the Conference

  • Logo branding on all emails, signs and promotional material, item (provided by sponsor) in the attendee bag

Silver Level Sponsorship: $2000

  • Vendor Exhibit Table

  • Registration for 2 people for the Conference

  • Logo branding on all emails, signs and promotional material

Bronze Level Sponsorship: $1500

  • Vendor Exhibit Table

  • Registration for 1 Person for the Conference

  • Logo branding on all emails, signs

 

The Ohio Parking Association

Presents The Annual Spring Conference and Tradeshow

 May 18-19, 2020

Sheraton Columbus Hotel * Columbus, OH

:The Ohio Parking Association will once again bring you an outstanding Conference and Tradeshow this May! Join your fellow OPA colleagues for two-days of networking, educational forums, discussions, a parking exhibition and a little social fun mixed in. 

Conference Schedule

Monday, May 18, 2020

1:00 PM – 6:00 PM       Registration Open

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM       Exhibitor Set-up

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM       Modernizing a Parking System - The Short North Parking Plan

Speaker: Robert Ferrin, Assistant Director for Parking Services, City of Columbus Department of Public Service

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Winning People for Parking: A Fresh Approach to Enforcement

Speaker: Vanessa R. Cummings, CAPP, M. Div., Owner and Chief Consultant, Ms. V. Consulting, LLC

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM        Digitize your Operations: How Technology Makes it Easy to Manage 30K+ Parking Spaces

Speakers: Bob Murray, Chief Technology Officer, Parc of Ohio State and Crystal Allen, Campus Account Executive, Passport

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM         Exhibitor Reception in Exhibit Hall

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM       Dinner and Brewery Tour of Hofbrauhaus Columbus

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM         Breakfast and Networking with Exhibitors

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM      Healthcare Reform: How it is Driving Service Improvements in Parking & Transportation

Speaker: Stephanie Barnes, LAZ Parking

 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM  What Drivers Want: Parking without Apps

Speakers: Marc Ebtinger, Co-Founder and Executive Strategist, Flexepark and Michael Dowden, Co-Founder and Product Architect, Flexepark

 11:00 AM12:00 PM     Exhibitor Networking Break

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM        Lunch with the Exhibitors

1:30 PM - 1:45 PM            Ohio Legislative Update

1:45 PM – 2:30 PM          How Bad is it and What's it Going to Cost? 

Speakers: Kyle Pawlak, PE, Restoration Consultant, Walker Consultants and Jon Martens, AICP, CAPP, CarPark Management Systems, Walker Consultants

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM       Where Do I Park My Horse?

 Speakers: Todd Fisher, JD, CEO, iParq and Nate Ferraco, Sales Rep, iParq

 3:30 PM Conference Close