Events

Here at TCAT we facilitate workshops, organize forums, and speak to professionals and the public about active transportation through presentations in Toronto, across Canada and internationally.

Join us the next time we’re out presenting, facilitating or hosting and learn more about our work.

TCAT at OPPI Conference

Event Date: October 11, 2018
Event Time: 4-4:30 pm
Event Location:

Laurentian University
Sudbury

TCAT’s Active NeighbourhoodsProject Manager, Tessa Nasca, and Participatory Design Consultant, Car Martin, will be presenting at the Ontario Professional Planners Institute (OPPI) Symposium on Oct 11-12, 2018 in Sudbury in an interactive session. Their presentation title is “Breaking Down Barriers to Participation: Experiments in Collaborative Planning”.  

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TCAT at Ontario Active School Travel Summit

Event Date: October 1, 2018
Event Time: 8 am to 4:30 pm
Event Location:

Ramada Plaza Hotel, Jarvis Street, Toronto

TCAT has been invited to participate as an exhibitor at the Ontario Active School Travel Summit in Toronto on October 1, 2018.

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TCAT at Walk/Bike/Places 2018

Event Date: September 18, 2018
Event Time: 1:30-2:30 pm
Event Location:

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel
500 Canal Street, New Orleans

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea is presenting at the Walk Bike Places conference in New Orleans, Sep 16-19 2018. Nancy will be speaking on a panel with Kate Whitfield, Alta Planning + Design and Jennifer Juste, City of Guelph. The title of their 60 minute breakout session is “Short Stories in Data: Cycling Pilot Projects… Read more »

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Toronto’s Streets at a Crossroads

Event Date: September 5, 2018
Event Time: 6-8 pm
Event Location:

Student Learning Centre
341 Yonge Street
Ryerson University
Toronto

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea has been invited to participate in an interactive panel discussion titled Toronto’s Streets at a Crossroads: Exploring Solutions to Road Safety hosted by Ryerson City Building Institute on Sep 5th at 6 p.m. Free tickets available here.  

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Jackson Park – Brookdale Vision + Design Workshop

Event Date: July 26, 2018
Event Time: 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Event Location:

Peterborough Alternative Continuing Education (PACE) at Peterborough Collegiate and Vocational School (PCVS)
201 McDonnel Street, Peterborough

Peterborough’s Jackson Park-Brookdale Neighbourhood is one of three Peterborough neighbourhoods participating in GreenUP’s NeighbourPLAN participatory planning program. Through numerous activities, including asset mapping, infrastructure audits, exploratory walks, and travel route mapping, residents of this neighbourhood have created a Community Portrait. The portrait shows who is using existing public space, how it is being used, and… Read more »

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Safe and Active Streets for All

Event Date: July 25, 2018
Event Time: 7-9 p.m.
Event Location:

115 The Esplanade
Toronto

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea and Cycle Toronto’s Liz Sutherland will be presenting at the St. Lawrence Neighbourhood Association monthly neighbourhood meeting about the 15 #BuildTheVisionTO election priorities.

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Scarborough Cycling Summit

Event Date: June 28, 2018
Event Time: 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Event Location:

AccessPoint on Danforth
3079 Danforth Avenue
Toronto

Do you live or work in Scarborough? Are you passionate about a particular cycling or safety issue in your area? If so, join others from across Scarborough in planning a cycling future for your neighbourhood at the upcoming Scarborough Cycling Summit. This special summit, free to the public, is part of the Scarborough Cycles project. It is… Read more »

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TCAT at CARSP Conference

Event Date: June 13, 2018
Event Time: 11:15 am - 12:45 pm
Event Location:

Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort
Victoria, BC

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea has been invited to participate on a panel at the Canadian Association of Road Safety Professionals (CARSP) conference, June 10-13 in Victoria, BC. The conference theme is Next-generation Transportation – the Future of Road Safety. Nancy will speak on a Cycling Safety panel on the topic “Toronto’s Bloor bike lane… Read more »

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Complete Streets: a growing movement

Event Date: May 22, 2018
Event Time: 5:30 - 8:00 pm
Event Location:

L'Assommoir Resto-Bar
211, rue Notre-Dame Ouest
Montréal

On Tuesday May 22, 5:30-8 pm, TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea will be giving a public talk in Montreal hosted by the Montreal Urban Ecology Centre. Nancy’s presentation will provide an overview of the Complete Streets movement in Canada and describe how policy and practice are changing across the country resulting in safe and inclusive… Read more »

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Healthy Streets, Healthy People

Event Date: April 27, 2018
Event Time: 1:30 - 3:00 pm
Event Location:

252 Bloor St W (OISE), Rm 5270

A free workshop for medical and public health students on how to become a health advocate for active travel. Hosted by the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment (CAPE) and the Toronto Centre for Active Transportation (TCAT), as a PEGASUS pre-conference workshop. Join us to learn about active travel, health equity and how to… Read more »

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