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 Women in Cycling panel

Event Date: April 22, 2018
Event Time: 7 - 10 pm
Event Location:

Revue Cinema
400 Roncesvalles Avenue
Toronto

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea is participating in a Bechdel Tested Women in Cycling panel  preceding the screening of  the critically acclaimed film Wadjda, the first feature film ever directed by a woman in Saudi Arabia, Haifaa al-Mansour. For the discussion, Nancy will be joined by some of the most vocal advocates of gender justice… Read more »

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Let’s Talk Transportation Equity: Golden Gears Event

Event Date: April 22, 2018
Event Time: 6:00 - 9:30 pm
Event Location:

Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

750 Spadina Avenue

Toronto, ON M5S 2J2

Join the Toronto Centre for Active Transportation, Transportation Equity Toronto, and Your City in Motion for an evening of film, discussion, and design activities related to transportation equity in Toronto! TCAT will be using the Complete Streets Game to facilitate a design activity, reimagining streets and sidewalks using different equity lenses. In addition to TCAT’s activity,… Read more »

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TCAT at the Ontario Bike Summit

Event Date: April 18, 2018
Event Time: 10-11 am
Event Location:

Intercontinental Hotel, 225 Front Street West, Toronto

On April 18th, TCAT’s Director, Nancy Smith Lea, will be speaking at the Ontario Bike Summit, as part of a session on the topic of “Finding the Right Metrics for your Project”. She and Shawn Dillon from the City of Toronto will be taking a behind the scenes look at the Bloor bike lane pilot… Read more »

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CVUP 115 Planning Active Transportation

Event Date: March 22, 2018
Event Time: Thursdays 6:30pm-9:30pm
Event Location:

Ryerson University
Chang School of Continuing Education
297 Victoria Street
Toronto

Are you a community organizer, advocate, built environment, transportation or health professional interested in co-design and participatory techniques? Are you looking to re-imagine your streets or make your practice more equitable and responsive? Drawing on over four years of research and pilot projects across Ontario, TCAT’s Car Martin and Mikey Bennington will be teaching a seven-week course… Read more »

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TCAT at the Vision Zero Advocate Conference

Event Date: February 28, 2018
Event Time: Starting at 3pm
Event Location:

Delta Hotel, Toronto

TCAT will be at the Vision Zero Advocate Conference, hosted by ATS Traffic in Toronto, from February 28th to March 2nd.  The conference will focus on how to achieve successful Vision Zero implementation, with case studies from communities and proven and promising implementation ideas. TCAT will be taking part in the Vision Zero World booth, as one… Read more »

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Scarborough Cycles at Active Living Research Conference

Event Date: February 13, 2018
Event Time:
Event Location:

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity
Banff, Alberta

Trudy Ledsham, Research Lead on TCAT’s Scarborough Cycles project, will be presenting at the Active Living Research Conference taking place from February 11-14, 2018 at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity in Banff, Alberta. Trudy will be making two presentations. The first is a poster presentation titled “Scarborough Cycles: building bike culture beyond downtown” and the second… Read more »

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Course Launch: Panel Discussion + Info Session

Event Date: February 8, 2018
Event Time: 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Event Location:

The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education
Ryerson University
7th Floor, Peter Bronfman Learning Centre
297 Victoria Street, Toronto, ON (one block east of Dundas subway)

Join us for a free panel discussion and info session to officially launch TCAT’s new course: Planning Active Transportation, at Ryerson’s Chang School of Continuing Education. Toronto Star columnist and Spacing Magazine co-founder Shawn Micallef, Sabina Ali of the Thorncliffe Park Women’s Committee, and TCAT Director, Nancy Smith Lea will share their diverse perspectives on the topic of Co-Designing the Active City. Whether it be… Read more »

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Complete Streets in Canada webinar

Event Date: January 23, 2018
Event Time: 1-2 pm
Event Location:

On Jan 23, 2018, the American National Complete Streets Coalition (NCSC) will host a webinar exploring the international nature of the Complete Streets movement, with three panelists discussing the uptake of the Complete Streets approach in Canada. TCAT’s Director, Nancy Smith Lea, will provide an overview of the different policy and planning frameworks in Canada… Read more »

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TCAT’s Beyond the Greenbelt at TRB

Event Date: January 9, 2018
Event Time: 3:45-5:30 pm
Event Location:

Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Hall E
Washington, D.C.

TCAT’s Active Transportation Planning Beyond the Greenbelt book has been selected for poster presentation at the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 97th Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. Co-authors Dr. Raktim Mitra and Danielle Culp will present their paper “Active Transportation Planning Beyond the Greenbelt: Key challenges and opportunities to active transportation planning in smaller municipalities” in a session… Read more »

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TCAT at Thought Leaders Forum

Event Date: November 23, 2017
Event Time: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Event Location:

Bolton, Town of Caledon

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea has been invited by the West Bolton SNAP Project to participate in a Thought Leaders Forum bringing together sustainability experts, community members, and staff to co-create an action plan for the West Bolton neighbourhood in Caledon, Ontario.

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