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.

Board of Health: Health Evidence to Support Development of Complete Streets Guidelines

Event Date: January 19, 2015
Event Time: 1:00 PM
Event Location:

Committee Room 1, Toronto City Hall

In 2013, Toronto Public Health commissioned a series of reports to identify and assess evidence for how specific street design choices influence health outcomes, assess how other jurisdictions have made Complete Streets policy choices in circumstances of limited health evidence or in cases of health trade-offs, and draw conclusions about how the information can be used to promote… Read more »

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Active Neighbourhoods Canada: Mapmaking and Animation Workshop

Event Date: October 25, 2014
Event Time: 10am - 3pm
Event Location:

Flemingdon Health Centre, 10 Gateway Boulevard, Flemingdon Park

Want to learn how to make maps of your neighbourhood AND how to make an animated video? As part of the Active Neighbourhoods project in Thorncliffe/Flemingdon we will be inviting teens to help us create maps of the area and then we will be turning them into a collaborative video project. If you don’t know… Read more »

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Complete Streets Forum 2014

Event Date: October 6, 2014
Event Time: 7:45 am - 7:00 pm
Event Location:

Daniel Spectrum, 585 Dundas Street East, Toronto

TCAT’s seventh annual active transportation conference – 2014 Complete Streets Forum – is taking place on Oct 6, 2014 at Daniels Spectrum in Toronto. More information and register here.

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Building a Great Bike City in Toronto

Event Date: October 5, 2014
Event Time: 7:00 - 10:00 PM
Event Location:

Centre for Social Innovation - Annex, 720 Bathurst Street, Toronto

Join the Toronto Centre for Active Transportation for an evening of networking, a film screening of Bike City, Great City, a 40-minute documentary directed by Ottawa Councillor David Chernushenko, and inspiring presentation by Angela van der Kloof, sustainable mobility consultant with Mobycon and an expert on creative transportation solutions. The film features interviews and scenes from bike-friendly cities in… Read more »

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TCAT Presenting at TAC Conference

Event Date: September 30, 2014
Event Time: 2:15
Event Location:

TAC Conference 2014, Montreal

  Nancy Smith Lea will be presenting the research paper Identifying and Overcoming Barriers to the Implementation of Active Transportation Policies at the Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) Conference on September 30, 2014 in Montreal.

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Active Neighbourhoods Canada: Young Urbanist Summer Camp

Event Date: August 25, 2014
Event Time:
Event Location:

Flemingdon Health Centre
10 Gateway Boulevard, Toronto

    Dear residents and friends of Thorncliffe and Flemingdon;   As part of the Active Neighbourhoods Canada Project, we are hosting a Young Urbanist Summer Camp for youth that are interested in learning about public space and active transportation issues. This design focused camp will build understanding about citizen’s roles in city planning and… Read more »

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Street Sense and Public Space in Thorncliffe & Flemingdon Park – Janes Walk

Event Date: May 4, 2014
Event Time: 1PM
Event Location:

Thorncliffe Park Drive, Toronto, ON, Canada

Take a stroll through your community and imagine the possibilities for the future! This walk will start in Thorncliffe, take a dip into Flemingdon and finish up in the ravine system nearby. Along the way we’ll be discussing the ideas for improving local public spaces as well as pedestrian and cyclist safety, which were developed by residents during the 2010… Read more »

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Complete Streets Forum 2013

Event Date: May 27, 2013
Event Time: 8AM
Event Location:

Hyatt Regency.

2013 Complete Streets Forum is TCAT’s sixth annual active transportation conference taking place on May 27, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency in Toronto. The Share the Road Cycling Coalition Ontario Bike Summit 2013 will take place on May 28-29th at the same location. We are pleased to offer joint registration for both conferences at a… Read more »

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Ontario Youth Bike Summit

Event Date: October 7, 2013
Event Time: 1:30 p.m.
Event Location:

North York Civic Centre

Ontario’s first Youth Bike Summit was coordinated by Share the Road in Toronto, October 6 & 7, 2013. Participants from across the province joined us for two days of speakers, workshops, bike riding, advocacy training and engaging with Members of Provincial Parliament

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