10 October 2019 Programme

Please note that the programme is currently under development and subject to change

09.00

Registration opens in the Level 2 Foyer: Tea & Coffee Served

09.30

Theatre

Delivering healthier streets: how it's done...

In Glasgow: Cllr Anna Richardson, City Convener for Sustainability and Carbon Reduction, Glasgow City Council

In Vienna: Maria Vassilakou, Vice-Mayor and Deputy Governor of Vienna, Austria

In London: Ben Plowden, Director of Strategy and Planning, Surface Transport, Transport for London

In Edinburgh: Cllr Lesley Macinnes, Transport and Environment Convener, City of Edinburgh Council (invited)

 

 

11.00

Refreshments served in the exhibition area

11.30

Theatre

Level 3 Foyer

People-friendly streets 

Chair: John Dales, Director, Urban Movement

Child-friendly urban design
Dr Sukanya Krishnamurthy, Chancellor's Fellow, The University of Edinburgh

Climate change, activism and street play
Alice Ferguson, Co-Director, Playing Out

Designing for children: they key to creating inclusive, accessible and successful places
Helen Forman, Urban Design Manager, West Yorkshire Combined Authority 

School streets for diverse communities
Robert Nicholas, Senior Traffic Engineer, Design & Engineering, London Borough of Hackney

Child-friendliness: defending the interests of vulnerable children and youngsters
Marianne Labre, Program Director, Child- and Youth-friendly city, Ghent (invited)

 

Sustrans Scotland workshop

How Scotland is working collaboratively to keep the country happy and healthy

 

Conference Room 7

Executive room A & B

Beyond Healthy Streets

Chair: Rebecca Fuller, Assistant Director, Urban Transport Group

Connections between Healthy Streets and wider climate change and resilience

  • Community food growing

  • Sustainable urban drainage

  • Green infrastructure

  • Adaptable circular cities

  • Waste

Speakers to be announced shortly

 

 

Mobycon

Mobycon Masterclass

Building for Bikes: The Dutch approach to junction design - part one

This Mobycon Masterclass will show you the Dutch approach to building cycling infrastructure. Mobycon are a Dutch transport consultancy with over 30 years' experience delivering cycling projects in the Netherlands and abroad. 

Moving cyclists over junctions in a safe way is a vital component of a cycling city. At points where roads meet, and traffic can turn, pedestrians and people on bikes are particularly vulnerable. This three-hour session will take an in-depth look at the principles and ideas that make Dutch junctions safe for all.

Further information click here

13.00

Lunch served in the exhibition area

14.00

Theatre

Ministerial Keynote

Michael Matheson, Transport Minister, Scottish Government

 

14.30

Theatre

Level 3 Foyer

Healthy Streets: project showcase

Case study details to be announced

Improving the evidence base for healthy streets

Building stronger evaluation frameworks into all projects
Stuart Hay, Director, Living Streets Scotland

Evaluating the Avenues
Dr David McArthur, Glasgow Big Urban Data Centre and Senior Lecturer, Transport Studies, University of Glasgow

Investing in cycling to tackle transport poverty and promote equity
Alex Quayle, Senior Policy Officer, Sustrans Scotland 

Conference Room 7

Executive room A & B

Towards real and rapid solutions

Cities are faced with crises of inactivity, climate change, inequality and social exclusion. What can be done to drive real and rapid change?

Defining sound urban design principles in a technical manner for engineers and planners 
Brian Deegan, Cycling and Walking Commissioner’s Infrastructure Lead, TfGM

Behavioural urbanism: influencing human behaviour through shaping better places 
Christopher Martin, Co-Founder + Director, Urban Strategy, Urban Movement

We are the solution to our problems: we are walking people
Riccardo Marini, Founder, Marini-Urbanismo (invited)

The politcal response: to be confirmed

Mobycon

Mobycon Masterclass

Building for Bikes: The Dutch approach to junction design - part two

This Mobycon Masterclass will show you the Dutch approach to building cycling infrastructure. Mobycon are a Dutch transport consultancy with over 30 years' experience delivering cycling projects in the Netherlands and abroad. 

Moving cyclists over junctions in a safe way is a vital component of a cycling city. At points where roads meet, and traffic can turn, pedestrians and people on bikes are particularly vulnerable. This three-hour session will take an in-depth look at the principles and ideas that make Dutch junctions safe for all.

Further information click here

15.30

Refreshments served in the exhibition area

16.00

Theatre

Closing plenary panel: Future Scotland

Stephen O'Malley, Founding Director, Civic Engineers

Derek Dunsire, Group Manager, Neighbourhood Transport, Glasgow City Council

Laura Murdoch, Director of Bus, Accessibility and Active Travel, Transport Scotland (invited)

Paul Lawrence, Director of Place, Edinburgh City Council (invited)

17.00

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