A Lunch & Learn event hosted by Commute.org and the San Mateo County Spare the Air Resource Team

Carpool and Vanpool Programs that Suit Your Employees

Commute.org and the Spare the Air Resource Team hosted San Mateo County employers and transportation professionals from around the region at our joint event in South San Francisco. Attendees heard directly from employers and program managers that have successfully deployed innovative carpool and vanpool incentive programs. The keynote speaker, Mr. Tony V. Harris (Managing Partner of pointC and former Chief Director of Caltrans), presented on the managed lane projects in the Bay Area.

A special thank you to Genesis for providing an amazing facility for our annual symposium.

HANDOUTS:Click here to download handouts/flyers (ZIP file from USB drives distributed at the event)

PRESENTATIONS:Click here to download the event presentations (ZIP file)

WHEN:Tuesday, March 5, 2019 from 9:00AM-1:00PM

WHERE: Genesis (Performing Arts Center), 1 Tower Place, South San Francisco, CA 94080

PRIZES: Attendees who travel to the event by shuttle, carpool/vanpool, transit, bicycle, or walking, will receive a special prize

REGISTRATION: All attendees must register by 2/27 (click on the RSVP button below)


9:00 – Registration & Networking
9:30 – Welcome & Introduction
9:45 – Presentations/Panels
12:00 – Lunch & Networking


Discover your transportation options to the Pool Party event. After clicking the link below, add your starting locatioin and click "Let's Go". You will see your transportation options and have the chance to post your interest in carpooling to the event or connect with others who have already posted.

Transportation Options

Commute.org will also provide shuttle service from South San Francisco Caltrain and BART stations to Genesis in the morning and a shuttle from Genesis to both stations after the event.

Shuttle Pick-up and Drop-offs:

Morning:  BART / Caltrain to Genesis
  SSF BART SSF Caltrain Genesis
  Depart Depart Arrive
Trip 1 8:58am - 9:09 AM
Trip 2 - 9:21 AM 9:29 AM
Afternoon: Genesis to BART / Caltrain
  Genesis SSF Caltrain SSF BART
  Depart Arrive Arrive
Trip 1 12:35 PM - 12:45 PM
Trip 2 1:00 PM 1:05 PM 1:17 PM
Shuttle Stop Locations
So. San Francisco BART Station Exit the station to the North toward El Camino High School on Old Mission Rd. Go down steps/ramps to stop #6.
So. San Francisco Caltrain Station Stop located in the Parking Lot, near the Wind/Rain Shelter


South San Francisco Caltrain Schedule | South San Francisco BART Schedule


Limited parking is available in the parking garage located behind Genesis. Guests are allowed to park in levels 4 or above. To get to the venue, parking garage users must take the elevator down to “LL” and follow event signage to the main lobby.

For more details, questions or comments, please send an email to: events@commute.org or call 650-588-8170 x106.