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 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
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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
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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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TCAT’s Bloor Economic Impact Report at TOPCA

Event Date: November 9, 2017
Event Time: 7-9 p.m.
Event Location:

Clarke Memorial Hall
161 Lakeshore Road West
Port Credit

Yvonne Verlinden, one of the authors of TCAT’s Economic Impact Study of Bike Lanes in Toronto’s Bloor Annex and Korea Town Neighbourhoods, has been invited to speak on an expert panel about mobility issues and innovations at the Town of Port Credit Association (TOPCA) town hall meeting. More info on the event flyer.

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Scarborough Cycles at Sustainable Mobility Summit

Event Date: October 31, 2017
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Novotel Hotel
Mississauga

Trudy Ledsham, Research Lead on TCAT’s Scarborough Cycles project, will be presenting at the ACT Canada Sustainable Mobility Summit 2017 in the Region of Peel taking place from October 29 to November 1, 2017 at the Novotel Hotel in Mississauga. Trudy’s presentation is titled “Cycling for Transportation in Suburban Areas”.

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Bike Flemingdon Park Outreach Event

Event Date: October 30, 2017
Event Time: 4:30 - 8:30 pm
Event Location:

Valley Park Middle School
130 Overlea Blvd

As part of the Bike Flemingdon Park and Thorncliffe Park project, this outreach event is designed to spark discussion and gather feedback on a proposed network of bike lanes in these neighbourhoods. In addition to information and surveys, there will be a bike giveaway for kids (with bikes donated by Morning Glory Cycling Club and… Read more »

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Active Neighbourhoods Canada at World Design Summit

Event Date: October 16, 2017
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Palais des Congrès, Montreal

Car Martin, a Participatory Design Consultant on TCAT’s Active Neighbourhoods Canada project will be presenting, in partnership with colleague Allan Co, at the World Design Summit 2017 in Montreal, Oct 16-25, 2017. The accepted abstract is titled “Designing for Environmental Justice – Case studies, strategies and tools for improving equity in the built environment.”

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