Velo-city Reports

Monday, 9 September 2019 - 7:00pm
Central Hotel

You may be aware that the international Velo-city conference, the largest bicycle related conference in the world, was held in Dublin this June. The conference, which took place over 4 full days with nearly 1,400 delegates, ranged across many topics, from bicycle safety, cycling infrastructure, bicycle innovations, the social and cultural changes driven by cycling on a global scale, technology, health, behavioural change, urban and infrastructure policies, to mobility and transport generally. It was a very successful conference both in local and global terms.

On Monday 9th September you are welcome to join us at Dublin’s Central Hotel for a special presentation, where the legacy of Velo City 2019 will be aired and presentations will be given by City officials, Experts and Advocates, of their experiences and highlights from Velo-city Dublin 2019. Presenters include:

  • Antonia Martin, Sustainable Mobility and Projects Section, Dublin City Council and Dublin City Council Velo-city team
  • Brendan O’Brien, Head of Technical Services for Transportation, Dublin City Council and Dublin City Council Program Director for Velo-city Dublin 2019
  • Clara Clarke, S2S (Sutton 2 Sandycove) and Cycling Without Age
  • Hugh Cooney, Founder and CEO, BleeperBike
  • Donna Cooney, Freedom Machine, Dublin Bicycle Mayor and Green Party Councillor
  • Finola O’Driscoll, Project Manager/Transport Planner at National Transport Authority
  • Nuala Kelly, Dublin Cycling Campaign
  • Joan Swift, Sligo Cycling Campaign and
  • Martina Mullin, Health Promotion Officer, Trinity College Dublin
  • Mairéad Forsythe, Love 30 and Dublin Cycling Campaign

Tea and coffee will be served from 6.30pm, with the talks to begin at 7pm.

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