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Frequently Asked Questions

Who should attend the 2018 National Shared Mobility Summit? 

Anyone wanting to stay on the cutting edge of the shared mobility industry! Our attendees will include city officials, transportation practitioners, shared mobility providers, policy and environmental advocates, as well as researchers and students. As participants of the largest shared mobility-centered conference, you will gain valuable exposure to leading international and national shared mobility thinkers and concepts through cutting-edge sessions and hands-on workshops, as well as unprecedented networking opportunities with public and private innovators.

Why Chicago? 

Transportation innovation began in Chicago more than a century ago. The city’s long history of public and private investment in transportation has resulted in a robust system with affordable and environmentally-sound options for all. As SUMC’s headquarters are in Chicago, we seek to highlight innovation in the Midwest and across the nation. The National Shared Mobility Summit will take place at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel in the heart of downtown Chicago. Designed by architect Jeanne Gang, the Silver LEED-certified venue includes two floors of light-filled conference rooms and an expansive expo space.

What can I expect for this years’ program agenda?

The 2018 National Shared Mobility Summit will feature a series of cutting-edge sessions with influential mobility leaders as well as interactive workshops, a shared mobility expo, receptions and more!

Go to the “Summit Agenda” tab for the full list of speakers and events

I’m interested in being a sponsor for the National Shared Mobility Summit. How can I get more information? 

You can visit our sponsors tab on the menu bar to see who is currently signed up as a sponsor for the summit

I’m interested in a scholarship and/or volunteer position to attend the National Shared Mobility Summit. How can I apply for this? 

Please visit the “about” page on the menu bar for more information on scholarship availability and volunteering requests.

What is the registration refund policy? 
Cancellation & Refund Policy 
SUMC reserves the right to cancel the 2018 National Shared Mobility Summit if circumstances arise that would make the event non-viable. If SUMC cancels the Summit, registrants will be offered a full refund. Should circumstances arise that result in the postponement of an event, SUMC has the right to either issue a full refund or transfer registration to the same event at the new, future date.
Registration Cancellation by Participant
The deadline to receive a refund for your registration is 30 business days before the event. Registration cancellations received prior to the deadline may be eligible to receive a refund less a $75 service fee. Cancellations received after the stated deadline will not be eligible for a refund.
Refunds will not be available for registrants who choose not to attend an event. Cancellations will be accepted in writing only and must be received by the stated cancellation deadline. All refund requests must be made by the attendee or credit card holder. Refund requests must include the name of the attendee and/or transaction number. Refunds will be credited back to the original credit card used for payment.