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.

Cycling Propensity in Toronto Region report at Scientists for Cycling Colloquium

Event Date: June 12, 2017
Event Time: 9:25 a.m.
Event Location:

De Vereeniging
Keizer Karelplein 2D
6511 NC Nijmegen
the Netherlands

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea will be presenting a poster on June 12, 2017 at the Scientists for Cycling Colloquium in Arnhem-Nijmegen, the Netherlands, a pre-conference of the Velo-City 2017 Conference. She will be presenting on the Cycling Behaviour and Potential in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA) paper, led by Dr. Raktim Mitra… Read more »

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Panel: New Urbanism Film Festival

Event Date: June 7, 2017
Event Time: 6:30-9:30 PM
Event Location:

Innis Town Hall
2 Sussex Avenue
Toronto

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea has been invited to join a panel post film premiere of Toronto’s New Urbanism Film Festival at Innis College on June 7th.  

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Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Summit

Event Date: May 31, 2017
Event Time: 2-2:30 PM
Event Location:

Carleton Place Arena
Carleton Place

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea has been invited to speak at the 4th Annual Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Summit in Carleton Place about TCAT’s recently released book Active Transportation Planning Beyond the Greenbelt.

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Residents’ Reference Panel: Regional Transportation Plan

Event Date: April 29, 2017
Event Time: 9-11 a.m.
Event Location:

Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute at St. Michael's Hospital
209 Victoria Street
Toronto

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea was invited to speak at the Metrolinx Residents’ Reference Panel at Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute on April 29, 2017 regarding TCAT’s active transportation perspective on progress to date in The Big Move, as well as what is needed to be captured in the next regional transportation plan for the… Read more »

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Taking the lane: Accelerating active transportation in the face of AVs

Event Date: April 20, 2017
Event Time: 8:15-9:30 AM
Event Location:

The Sheraton Centre Hotel in Toronto

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea has been invited to moderate a panel titled “Taking the lane: Accelerating active transportation in the face of AVs” at the Conference Board of Canada conference “Automated Vehicles 2017: Planning the Next Disruptive Technology” taking place at the Sheraton Centre Hotel in Toronto on April 20, 2017.

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Cycling and Complete Streets: Ontario Bike Summit

Event Date: April 12, 2017
Event Time: 10-11 a.m.
Event Location:

Chelsea Hotel
33 Gerrard Street West

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea and researcher Neil Loewen will present TCAT’s new book Active Transportation Best Practice Beyond the Greenbelt in the Cycling and Complete Streets session at the Ontario Bike Summit.

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Launch Event: AT Beyond the Greenbelt

Event Date: April 4, 2017
Event Time: 6-7:30 pm
Event Location:

Ryerson University Student Learning Centre
341 Yonge Street, Room 508
Toronto

A launch event for the new TCAT book Active Transportation Planning Beyond the Greenbelt: The Outer Ring of the Greater Golden Horseshoe Region will take place on Tuesday April 4, 2017 from 6-7:30 pm. at Ryerson University Student Learning Centre, 341 Yonge Street, Room 508, Toronto. Formal remarks, including a short presentation and panel discussion… Read more »

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Toronto for Everyone panel: The History & Future of Bike Lanes on Bloor

Event Date: February 24, 2017
Event Time: 5:30-6:30pm
Event Location:

Bargain Basement Honest Ed’s
581 Bloor Street
Toronto

Photo Credit: Martin Reis The way Torontonians travel has increasingly shifted toward transit, walking and biking. As a reflection of this and after decades of advocacy, a bike lane pilot was installed along Bloor from Shaw St to Avenue Rd in August 2016. The pilot phase will last a year, and is one of the… Read more »

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Yonge Love: A Ryerson City Building Institute Meet-Up

Event Date: February 22, 2017
Event Time: 6-8 p.m.
Event Location:

Ryerson University Student Learning Centre
341 Yonge St.
Toronto

The City of Toronto is looking at re-designing Yonge Street to accommodate the rapid pace of growth and improve mobility. On Feb 22, 2017 @ 6 pm, the Ryerson City Building Institute is hosting a Meet-Up that brings together leading city builders and the public to discuss the future of Yonge Street. Two experts, TCAT Director Nancy Smith… Read more »

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Healthier Cities and Communities Hub Showcase

Event Date: February 10, 2017
Event Time: 2-6 pm
Event Location:

Dalla Lana School of Public Health
Room 106

In the spring of 2015, with support from the Wellesley Institute, Toronto Public Health and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, the Healthier Cities & Communities Hub awarded nine seed grants to research teams comprised of community, public sector and university collaborators. The seed grant solutions-focused projects address a range of social determinants of… Read more »

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