Georgia Bike-Walk Summit - Oct. 20-23

 

We’re excited to announce that the first-ever combined Georgia Bike-Walk Summit will be held October 20-23, 2021.

The Summit will be hosted by Georgia Bikes in partnership with the Georgia Department of Transportation.

“We are thrilled to announce the dates for the 2021 Georgia Bike Walk Summit, organized in collaboration with our colleagues at PEDS, who recently merged with Atlanta Bicycle Coalition,” said Georgia Bikes Executive Director Elliott Caldwell.

The Georgia-Bike Walk Summit will be presented in a hybrid format, combining virtual sessions with outdoor mobile workshops around the state.

We're soliciting proposals for breakout sessions.

The summit will be a hybrid of virtual sessions and active workshops throughout Georgia. All virtual sessions will take place Wednesday-Friday, with Saturday, Oct. 23 reserved for mobile sessions. Mobile sessions may also be scheduled for other days/times.

Suggested session topics include:

  • Transportation funding
  • Technology
  • Cultural change
  • Accessibility
  • Bicycle Safety
  • Placemaking
  • Healthy communities
  • Transportation equity
  • Rural and suburban multi-modal networks
  • Multi-use trails
  • Bicycle events and tourism
  • Adaptive re-use
  • Public engagement
  • Technical skills workshops
  • Mobile tours

The proposal deadline has been extended!  Submit your proposal now!

Applicants will be notified of the status of their submission in August 2021.

Keep up to date with the Summit at Georgia Bikes.