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 OPPI Conference

Event Date: October 11, 2018
Event Time: 4-4:30 pm
Event Location:

Laurentian University

TCAT’s Active NeighbourhoodsProject Manager, Tessa Nasca, and Participatory Design Consultant, Car Martin, will be presenting at the Ontario Professional Planners Institute (OPPI) Symposium on Oct 11-12, 2018 in Sudbury in an interactive session. Their presentation title is “Breaking Down Barriers to Participation: Experiments in Collaborative Planning”.  


TCAT at Walk/Bike/Places 2018

Event Date: September 18, 2018
Event Time: 1:30-2:30 pm
Event Location:

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel
500 Canal Street, New Orleans

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea is presenting at the Walk Bike Places conference in New Orleans, Sep 16-19 2018. Nancy will be speaking on a panel with Kate Whitfield, Alta Planning + Design and Jennifer Juste, City of Guelph. The title of their 60 minute breakout session is “Short Stories in Data: Cycling Pilot Projects… Read more »


Scarborough Cycling Summit

Event Date: June 28, 2018
Event Time: 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Event Location:

AccessPoint on Danforth
3079 Danforth Avenue

Do you live or work in Scarborough? Are you passionate about a particular cycling or safety issue in your area? If so, join others from across Scarborough in planning a cycling future for your neighbourhood at the upcoming Scarborough Cycling Summit. This special summit, free to the public, is part of the Scarborough Cycles project. It is… Read more »


TCAT at CARSP Conference

Event Date: June 13, 2018
Event Time: 11:15 am - 12:45 pm
Event Location:

Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort
Victoria, BC

TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea has been invited to participate on a panel at the Canadian Association of Road Safety Professionals (CARSP) conference, June 10-13 in Victoria, BC. The conference theme is Next-generation Transportation – the Future of Road Safety. Nancy will speak on a Cycling Safety panel on the topic “Toronto’s Bloor bike lane… Read more »


Complete Streets: a growing movement

Event Date: May 22, 2018
Event Time: 5:30 - 8:00 pm
Event Location:

L'Assommoir Resto-Bar
211, rue Notre-Dame Ouest

On Tuesday May 22, 5:30-8 pm, TCAT Director Nancy Smith Lea will be giving a public talk in Montreal hosted by the Montreal Urban Ecology Centre. Nancy’s presentation will provide an overview of the Complete Streets movement in Canada and describe how policy and practice are changing across the country resulting in safe and inclusive… Read more »


Healthy Streets, Healthy People

Event Date: April 27, 2018
Event Time: 1:30 - 3:00 pm
Event Location:

252 Bloor St W (OISE), Rm 5270

A free workshop for medical and public health students on how to become a health advocate for active travel. Hosted by the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment (CAPE) and the Toronto Centre for Active Transportation (TCAT), as a PEGASUS pre-conference workshop. Join us to learn about active travel, health equity and how to… Read more »


TCAT at Women in Cycling panel

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

Revue Cinema
400 Roncesvalles Avenue

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 »


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 »


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 »


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

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 »