Saturday, April 28, 2018
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (doors open at 9:30 a.m.)
A. E. England Building, 424 N. Central Ave.
Centered on the theme of “making connections,” the Phoenix Bicycle Forum will feature a day of learning, idea sharing and networking with transportation leaders, city representatives, bicycle advocates and local community members to make Phoenix more bicycle friendly.
The Phoenix Bicycle Forum will feature:
Keynote addresses from nationally recognized bicycle advocacy and industry leaders
Information and sessions on a range of bicycle topics
A speaker panel on economic benefits associated with implementing bicycle-friendly initiatives
A bicycle-safety rodeo and workshop for children
Bicycle registration with the Phoenix Police Department
Bicycle advocates and enthusiasts, interested residents, community leaders and recreational riders are encouraged to attend.
Making the Case for Equity in Mobility and Connectivity
Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center - Senior Researcher
Charles Brown is a senior researcher with the Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center and adjunct professor at the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, both at Rutgers University. He is considered a national thought leader and a leading voice in encouraging social equity in active transportation. More>
Bicycles Build Community
Boise Bicycle Project - Executive Director and Founder
Jimmy Hallyburton is a nationally recognized bicycle movement leader and executive director and founder of the Boise Bicycle Project. At an early age Jimmy pedaled out of his driveway for the first time and broke into what he now calls the "Speed of Discovery". More>
Event Location & Transportation Information
The A. E. England Building is located at 424 N. Central Ave. in downtown Phoenix within Civic Space Park.
Getting to the A. E. England Building
Attendees are encouraged to bike, use transit and carpool.
The A.E. England Building does not have onsite parking availability and nearby parking options are limited.
The Central Station transit hub for light rail and city busses is located adjacent to the A.E. England Building.
Grid Bike Share hubs are located adjacent to the A.E. England Building.
Bicycle-parking racks will be made available at the event location.
Press Release - Phoenix To Host Bicycle Forum April 28
For more information about this forum call 602-262-6284 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.