Silicon Valley Bike Summit 2017
|Location:||Microsoft, SVC Building 1
1065 La Avenida Street
Mountain View, CA 94043
|Date:||Thursday, August 8, 2017|
|Registration:||9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.|
|Program:||9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.|
|Happy Hour:||5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.|
Please join us at the 7th Annual Silicon Valley Bike Summit, the region’s largest gathering of active transportation leaders and organizers from government, law enforcement, non-profit, and the public.
Register here: svbikesummit2017.eventbrite.com
We are thrilled to welcome Tamika Butler, Executive Director, Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition as our keynote speaker. Tamika will discuss LACBC’s work on Vision Zero, law enforcement, and creating safe bicycling for the diverse population of LA.
The Bike Summit will also have sessions on Safe Routes to Schools, protected bike lanes, Bikes + Transit, planning low-stress bike networks, and bicycling encouragement programs.
We will be giving awards for the following categories. Stay tuned for a link to vote.
• Bicycling Professional of the Year –city staff or county staff person whose efforts go above and beyond to ensure safe and comfortable bicycling
• Project of the Year – bike lane (buffered, green, or protected), bike bridge, bike boulevard, bike box, etc.
• Program of the Year – education and encouragement plans that shift the needle to get more people on bikes
$35 admission includes a light breakfast and lunch, plus post event social hour. Scholarships are available for those to whom the cost of admission is prohibitive; please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to apply.
SVBC will be leading a BikePool from Mountain View Caltrain station at approximately 8:55 am. Northbound and southbound trains arrive at Mountain View Caltrain at approximately 8:45 am (with additional trains arriving before then – see full Caltrain schedule here). The ride will be moderately paced and take approximately 15 minutes on the Stevens Creek Trail. Bicycle valet will be available at the venue. You can also see information about other transportation options.
Become a Sponsor
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