Academies Second Cycle Highway Academy: Design & Build - Beyond the infrastructure


Second Cycle Highway Academy: Design & Build - Beyond the infrastructure

After a successful first edition of the Cycle Highway Academy in Arnhem during the Velo-city 2017 conference week, the second Cycle Highway Academy took place on the 4th and 5th of October in one of the pioneer cities of the Cycle Superhighway: London. This Cycle Highway Academy was a two-day session, focusing on the “Design and Building of Cycle Highways”.

  • London

  • 05.10.2017

Below you can find the programme and the presentations and tools that were presented during this Academy.

Wednesday 4th October 
13:00-13:30 Introduction and meet the CHA participants
13:30-14:30 Introduction by Transport for London
14:30-14:45 Break
14:45-15:30 Infrastructure case-study: building a Cycle Superhighway network in London by Transport for London
15:30-16:15 Cycle highway assessment: best practices by Harm Ubbens, Flanders’ Bike Valley
16:15-16:30 Break
16:30-17:30 Ways to say “this is (not) a cycle highway by Joris Vandamme, Province of Flemish Brabant
17:30-? Dinner

Thursday 5th October
09:00-09:30 Welcome, recap and open discussion after the first CHA day
09:30-10:30 Public transport: completing or competing the cycle highway? by Martijn te Lintelo, Frank Eggen & Babet Hendriks, Municipality Arnhem & Province of Gelderland
10:30-12:30 Cycling excursion along the cycle superhighway guided by Transport for London
12:30-14:00 Return to the conference venue and lunch
14:00-15:00 Considering the needs of employees: a mobile mobility hub for cyclists by Vincenzo Trevisan, Regionalverband Frankfurt Rhein Main
15:00-16:00 Cycle highway as an attractive mobility product: Comber Greenway case by Gordon Gordon Clarke, Sustrans
16:00-17:00 Conclusions & recommendations of the second cycle highway academy: design & build – beyond the infrastructure and sneak preview to CHA3 (Selling & promoting)
17:00-17:30 Closing words & networking