Photo by Sergio Ruiz
With products, customers and sources of revenue, public transit is a business. But low farebox recovery ratios, subsidized operation and other quirks make it a business quite different from the norm. In an era where public transit is under pressure to evolve, come learn about how the business of public transit works today — and how it might improve in the future.
+ Travis Fox / SFMTA
+ Ron Downing / Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District
+ Justin Lokitz / Business Models, Inc.
+ Dennis Markham / BART
Individual ticket purchases: If you request a refund between 2 and 10 business days prior to the event, SPUR can issue a 25 percent refund. Requests for refunds received less than 2 days prior to an event cannot be accommodated.
Sponsorship payments: Will not be refunded, as sponsorship benefits take effect immediately and are on-going through the date of the event.