Date(s) - 19/04/2018
DRAFT PROGRAM DAY 2
8:00 – Winter Paradise backdrop
8:30 – Timo Peråla and Pekka Takhola (appearing via live feed direct from Finland) will speak about 4 topics:
– The Good4Hood grassroots program – aimed at getting changes in traffic behaviour by bringing sports and hobbies nearer to where people live.
– As smart mobility coordinators for Oulu Region Multidisciplinary working with both politicians and end users to make Oulu Region a better place to live.
– Bikenomics report on best practices for the Finnish Ministry of Traffic and Communications he pepared about cycling economic impacts and implementing them into 3 Finnish cities to boost cycling development projects and raise awareness among decision makers
– Best practices in winter maintenance from the world’s most bike, wheelchair, kicksled and stroller-friendly winter city.
10:20 KEYNOTE – Herbert Tiemens
How Not to Get Lost in Translation: Transferring Dutch Cycling to Winnipeg
Herbert not only works on bicycle policy at home, but, through his work with the Dutch cycling embassy, shares the story around the world. Catch a glimpse of a cycling nirvana, listen to some thoughts on strategies and approaches that may help bring it here.
11:30 – BuildShift Panel
12:00 – LUNCH
13:00 – BusinessShift panel
15:00 – KEYNOTE & Q&A: Mayor Bowman
15:30 Tactical Urbanism and Dutch Design Report Back
16:00 Wrap up