Over 20 speakers confirmed for Hackney Cycling Conference

How is a major European capital is planning for a car free city centre?
What are the implications on cycling of autonomous vehicles?
How can data be used to improve planning for walking and cycling?
Should active travel be embedded in every stage of the planning process?

These are just some of the questions that will be debated at the Hackney Cycling Conference on Friday 10 June.

A packed agenda of keynote speeches, Q&As, small presentations, and films will also cover diverse range of topics including: pedestrians’ and cyclists’ experience of sharing spaces, winning business support for cycling infrastructure and the false dichotomy of cycle training versus cycle infrastructure.

The first 60 delegates to arrive will receive free valet bike parking and a FREE BIKE SERVICE during the conference. Provided by Cyclehoop and Cycle Confident.

Tickets start at just £40, including lunch.

Conference supported by Steer Davis Gleave.

Confirmed speakers 

Rune Gjøs, Director of Cycling, City of Oslo
Cycling’s role in Oslo’s plans for a car-free city centre

Dr Robin Lovelace, University of Leeds & Consumer Data Research Centre
Cycling and transport policy: embedding active travel in every stage of the planning process

Andrew Gilligan, Former Cycling Commissioner for London

James Long, Steer Davies Gleave
With autonomous vehicles coming, what will the future transport mix look like and what are the implications for cycling?

Dr Rachel Aldred, University of Westminster
Better use of data for planning for walking and cycling in the future

Sally Crew, Southwark Council
Planning for the future: space for people

Wei Du, Living Streets
Pedestrians’ and cyclists’ experience of sharing spaces

Rachel Buck, TfL
Future benefits realization project

Mark Strong, Transport Initiatives
Cycling network audit

Eleni Harlan, TfL Business Engagement
Cycling Workplaces

Lucy Saunders & Brian Deegan, TfL
Introducing the healthy streets check

Patrick Donnelly, Hackney Council
Zero Emissions Network

David Dansky, CTUK
Cycle training versus infra, a false dichotomy

Chris Kenyon, CyclingWorks
Winning business support for cycling Infrastructure