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Kentucky Lifesavers Conference

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April 17 - 20, 2023  |  Galt House Louisville  

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is holding the 2023 Lifesavers Conference, in Louisville, KY April 17-20, 2023. The Lifesavers Conference is sponsored by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC), Office of Highway Safety. The four-day conference will cover a variety of noteworthy topics from human trafficking awareness to CPS recertification.

The purpose of the conference is to bring together a combination of engineering, education, emergency services, enforcement, and transportation safety warriors to share best practices, research, and innovations that are proven to work. The conference will provide information on both successful programs and emerging issues to individuals who work to reduce fatalities and injuries on Kentucky’s roadways and provide opportunities for networking, discussion, and information sharing.


This conference will span over four days with preconference on day 1. The conference will be presented in both general session and breakout sessions. Day 1 will be preconference sessions with General Session beginning on Day 2. The conference will conclude at Noon on Thursday. Topics to be discussed, but not limited to are Drugged Driving, Drones, Local Road Safety Plans, and Safety and Innovation projects.

Who Should Attend

Lifesavers participants will have the opportunity to network with their highway safety peers in a setting where they can share success stories, learn from others, and develop valuable alliances.  The conference draws attendees from the public as well as the private sector, including representatives from federal and state highway safety agencies, community traffic safety programs, injury prevention programs, prosecutors and judges involved in traffic safety issues, state and local law enforcement, state and local emergency medical services, and public health and child passenger safety professionals.


Registration will close on Friday, March 31.

Registration Fee: $395

Cancellation Policy

We understand that circumstances may arise that could require you to cancel your registration and we make every effort to accommodate your needs. If you need to cancel your registration, you must do so two weeks prior to the conference start date (3/31) in order to receive a refund, minus a $25 processing fee due to commitments to the facility, materials, and accounting charges.  If you cancel after April 1, you will forfeit your entire registration fee. Someone may substitute for you at any time.


Professional Development Hours Recommendation

The conference qualifies for fourteen (14) Professional Development Hours.

Information For Sponsors

Sponsorship Levels 2022 (Drafted from 2019).pngFor additional information about sponsoring the conference, contact Shanna Morgan(859) 257-5086, [email protected]


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Information For Exhibitors

Exhibit booths will be available for $750. This includes one full conference registration, listing in program and website, as well as a booth space. 

One additional booth registration can be added for $200 per participant.

For additional information about sponsoring the conference, contact Shanna Morgan(859) 257-5086, [email protected]

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Hotel Information



Galt House Louisville 

140 N. Fourth St.

Louisville, KY 40202​




Hotel Reservations



The meeting will be held at the Galt House in Louisville, Kentucky.

For hotel reservations, and to receive our discounted group rate, please click HERE

Or call 800-843-4258 and use the group reference code 0319LIF.

Hotel reservations are the participant's responsibility. Reservations must be made by March 31. Room rate is $174. 

Cancellation must be received two days prior to the date of arrival, or one night's room and tax will be charged.



Click to download:

2023 Save the Date Postcard - .PDF


Questions? Contact:

The Kentucky Transportation Center at UK is assisting in the logistics of this conference. 


Martha Horseman

Program Manager/LTAP Director

[email protected]

(859) 257-4531


Megan Martin

Training Program Manager

[email protected]

(859) 257-7405


Shanna Morgan

Conference Coordinator

[email protected]

(859) 257-5086