Velo-city 2018 - Rio de Janeiro

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Velo-city 2018 - Rio de Janeiro

Post by LockH » Nov 09, 2017 5:42 pm

https://ecf.com/projects/velo-city/velo ... de-janeiro
The host city for Velo-city 2018 is Rio de Janeiro, June 12 - 15, 2018

Rio, being the host city of the World Cup in 2014 and of the Olympics in 2016, will now also be host of ECF’s annual global summit on cycling Velo-city, the largest international bicycle planning conference. “After taking Velo-city from Europe, to North America, Australia, and Asia, the ECF Board made an unanimous decision to have a South American edition of Velo-city: and Rio was the clear choice” according to ECF President Manfred Neun.

Velo-city 2018 will take place June 12-15 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

http://velo-city2018.rio/?l=en
In 2018 Rio will host Velo-city - the annual global cycling summit.

After the 2014 World Cup and the Rio 2016 Games, the Wonderful City is ready to host the annual global cycling summit that will discuss the presence and development of urban mobility in cities.

Brazil's main postcard, with over 450 kilometers of cycling network, will open its arms to welcome cyclists, tourists and entrepreneurs interested in further promoting cycling in the country and in the world.
"Scientific Colloquium" - Call for papers coming soon!

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Re: Velo-city 2018 - Rio de Janeiro

Post by LockH » Jan 10, 2018 3:26 pm

Launching of the new Velo-city 2018 website and program:
https://ecf.com/news-and-events/news/la ... nd-program

Starts:
Velo-city Conference will gather 165 Speakers from 34 countries exploring the fusion of Health, Infrastructure, Technology, Governance and Data discourses through the lens of cycling inclusion in the city of Rio de Janeiro. Velo-city storyline can be summed up as: Learn to Live in order to achieve Happiness and Quality of Life. For that we need to Integrate Life and Transport generating a Lively Economy. The city of the future is a city with Access to Life. Click here to access Velo-city Conference new website and click here to access the conference program.
Includes:
As a major conference peak, Day 4 will bring together all major Biking Governance topics with global players from international organizations, and key aspects such as fundraising, infrastructure, local communities, e-bikes, partnerships and collaboration. Last but no least ECF’s motto will continue being a must: how to get more people to cycle more often!
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