At this year’s conference, delegates have the choice of three breakout sessions in roundtable, pecha kucha, and seminar format.
Breakout Session 1 - Roundtable
In this session, delegates will get the opportunity to discuss how cycling impacts on a range of key policy areas, with a particular focus on accessibility. Delegates visit all roundtables.
- Shared mobility – Chris Slade, CoMoUK
- Inclusive cycling – Shona Morris, Cycling UK
- Access to Bikes – Victoria Leiper, Bike for Good
- Cycling Tourism – Steve Duncan, VisitScotland
- Promoting Active Living and Engaging Groups – Hazel Ednie, University of Dundee Institute for Sport and Exercise, and Marianne Scott, Cycling Scotland
Breakout Session 2 – Pecha Kucha
In this session, delegates will get a taster of a range of programmes, projects and initiatives which have successfully promoted and increased participation in and accessibility to cycling and active travel across Scotland.
- Active Travel Hubs – Clara Walker, Stirling Cycle Hub (Forth Environment Link)
- E-bike interest free loans – Ellie Grebenik, Energy Saving Trust
- Safer school run – Neil Lovelock, Dumbarton Road Corridor Environment Trust
- Cycling to support people into employment – Angela Barron, Recyke-a-bike
- Training programmes Cycling Scotland – Chris Johnson, Cycling Scotland
- Using sport cycling as a positive engagement mechanism – Vicky Strange, Scottish Cycling
Breakout Session 3 – Seminar Masterclass
This session will explore what it means for places and spaces to be healthy, and what it takes to create such places and spaces, with a particular focus on accessibility and access to bikes. The session will provide delegates with the opportunity to hear from a range of speakers on the topic.
- Lindley Kirkpatrick
- Lindley Kirkpatrick, Active Cities and Towns Programme Director, Sustrans Scotland
- Ali Macdonald, Organisational Lead – Physical Activity, NHS Health Scotland
- Sandy Robinson, Principal Architect, Scottish Government
- Neil Gellatly, Head of Roads & Transportation, Dundee City Council