AASHTO – The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials – is a nonprofit, nonpartisan association representing highway and transportation departments in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. It represents all transportation modes, including air, highways, public transportation, active transportation, rail, and water. Its primary goal is to foster the development, operation, and maintenance of an integrated national transportation system. Learn more at

SBB is the backbone of the Swiss public transport system with day-to-day rail operations the basis of what SBB does.  SBB transports over 1,26 million people and 210 000 tonnes of freight to their destination every day. SBB’s 33,000 dedicated employees make it the backbone of public transport and work to realise the vision for the mobility of the future.  SBB is making an important contribution to the quality of life and competitiveness in Switzerland now and in the future.