Active Transportation Webinars in December

December 3, 2018

As the year comes to a close, we've gathered together a selection of webinars promoting active transportation, and proven road safety approaches and countermeasures. 

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Vision Zero 101: The Basics
Hosted by Vision Zero Network
December 05, 2018 at 9am PT / 12Pm ET // Registration

This webinar will discuss how Vision Zero differs from a traditional traffic safety approach. Participants will also be introduced to a new resource, Core Elements for Vision Zero Communities. Learn more.

Safety and Systems for Vision Zero: Putting Theory into Practice
Co-hosted by Vision Zero Network and UNC Highway Safety Research Center
December 06 2018: 10am PT / 1pm ET // Registration

In this interactive webinar participants will learn about Safe Systems, as applied internationally, and Systems Science with the goal of explaining how both philosophies can enhance roadway safety in the United States. Learn more.

Unlocking Multimodality in N. America: Using Bikes to Better Our Transit Systems
December 11, 2018: 9:30am PT / 12:30pm ET // Registration 

Explore how we can all learn from the Dutch model of using bikes to feed public transit in this free webinar. Lessons will be easily applicable to a North American audience. Local case studies will be highlighted by panelists from the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO), Modacity, Alta Planning + Design, and Jarrett Walker + Associates. Learn more.

Implementing Context Sensitive Design on Multimodal Thoroughfares: A Practitioners Handbook
Hosted by National Complete Streets Coalition
December 11, 2018 at 11am PT / 2pm ET // Registration

Join the National Complete Streets Coalition and Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates to learn about the new Institute of Traffic Engineers guide, Implementing Context Sensitive Design on Multimodal Thoroughfares: A Practitioners Handbook. During this webinar, they will present real-world case studies from the report to demonstrate the medium- and long-term impacts of successful context sensitive design projects. 

What Do You Do? Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator Skills
Hosted by Association of Pedestrian & Bicycle Professionals (APBP)
December 12, 2018 at 12pm PT / 3pm ET // Registration

Presenters for the this webinar will be David Henderson of Miami-Dade TPO and Shawn Smith of the Regional Municipality of York. Learn more.

Rural Roadway Departure Countermeasures - Part 3
Hosted by National Center for Rural Road Safety
December 18, 2018: 10am PT / 1pm ET // Registration

Are roadway departure crashes a challenge in your area? If so, this webinar is for you! Attendees will get an overview of clear zone treatments and roadside hardware – proven safety countermeasures. Learn more.