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.

Bikes and Belonging Photo Exhibit Reception

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

Toronto City Hall Rotunda

Please join us on Monday January 30th, 2017, at 5pm, for the unveiling of the exhibition, Bikes and Belonging, in the Rotunda at Toronto City Hall.  This unique display of photography was created by newcomers to Canada who participated in Bike Host, a program created by CultureLink Settlement and Community Services which loans bicycles to… Read more »

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Active Transportation and Complete Streets in Toronto: The Built Environment & Health Connection

Event Date: January 26, 2017
Event Time: 12-1:30 pm
Event Location:

Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, 252 Bloor Street West, Room 3311

On January 26, 2017, TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea has been invited to give a guest lecture at the University of Toronto Geography and Planning undergraduate course on the Built Environment and Health. Nancy will discuss how the demonstrated relationship between the built environment and health (e.g. Glazier et al; Frank et al; Toronto Public… Read more »

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Biking in All Weather Conditions Workshop

Event Date: January 12, 2017
Event Time: 5-6 pm
Event Location:

Access Point on Danforth, room 1-3
3079 Danforth Ave, (at Victoria Park)
Scarborough

Make all-season cycling a breeze! This free event is open to the general public at one of our Scarborough Cycles hubs: Access on Point on Danforth. Cycle Toronto will lead the workshop and cover topics including: recommended clothing for cold and wet cycling seasons, bicycle care and maintenance tips, route-planning, and safe riding techniques to… Read more »

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Behaviour Change Workshop: Increasing Cycling in Halton

Event Date: December 8, 2016
Event Time: 10 a.m. - 12 pm
Event Location:

Town of Oakville
1225 Trafalgar Road
Oakville Room

Photo Credit: Robert Pozeg TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea and Dr. Beth Savan of the Toronto Cycling Think and Do Tank at the University of Toronto, were invited by the Halton Region Health Department to conduct a workshop for Halton Region staff to share evidence and best practice regarding cycling adoption programs. Key Topics: How… Read more »

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Gender and Cycling: Cycle Toronto Advocacy Forum

Event Date: November 27, 2016
Event Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Event Location:

Metro Hall
55 John St
Toronto

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea has been invited to speak on a Gender and Cycling panel at the Cycle Toronto Advocacy Forum on November 27, 2016.

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Tour de Central Scarborough

Event Date: November 12, 2016
Event Time: 10 a.m.
Event Location:

Birchmount Bluffs Neighbourhood Centre
93 Birchmount Rd
(located in the north parking lot of Birchmount Community Centre)

Join Scarborough Cycles, TO35Cycles, and Ward 36 Cyclists for their annual fall ride on Saturday Nov 12th, 10 am departure from the Scarborough Cycles Bike Hub at Birchmount Bluffs Neighbourhood Centre. Proposed route for Tour de Central Scarborough is 19 km http://bit.ly/fallride16. Planned stops include former GECO munitions buildings and McCowan District Park.

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OPPI Conference

Event Date: October 5, 2016
Event Time: 4:15 to 5:15 pm
Event Location:

Hamilton Convention Centre
1 Summers Lane
Hamilton

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea will be presenting at the Ontario Professional Planners Institute (OPPI) Conference in Hamilton on October 5, 2016 to present the findings from TCAT’s book Complete Street Transformations in the Greater Golden Horseshoe Region. The session is titled “Showcasing Innovative Projects Supported by the Places to Grow Implementation Fund” and will… Read more »

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Transportation Association of Canada Conference

Event Date: September 26, 2016
Event Time: 1:45-5:15 p.m
Event Location:

Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Civic Ballroom South Room, 2nd floor

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea has been invited to speak on a panel organized by TAC’s Sustainable Transportation Standing Committee titled “Complete Streets – Now Appearing Near You” at the TAC Annual Conference at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel on September 26, 2016.  Nancy will present the findings from TCAT’s book Complete Street Transformations in… Read more »

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Pro Walk/Pro Bike/Pro Place Conference

Event Date: September 12, 2016
Event Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Event Location:

Sheraton Wall Centre Hotel
10888 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea is heading to Vancouver September 12-15, 2016 to present the findings from TCAT’s book Complete Street Transformations in the Greater Golden Horseshoe Region at the 19th Pro Walk/Pro Bike/Pro Place Conference. TCAT’s Active Neighbourhoods Project Manager Car Martin will attend as well and speak on a panel with our national… Read more »

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