The Walkable City

Wednesday 4 August 2021 - 18:00 to 19:30
Zoom

FREE

An intense 90 minutes on the state of the art and science of walking.

Speakers will demonstrate how to turn high level policy objectives into practical measures, and changed lifestyles, and how people can have fun on the way.

 

Chair

Katja Stille  UDG Executive Chair | Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design

Speakers

WELCOME
David Harrison  London Living Streets

WHAT WE MEAN BY A WALKABLE CITY
Christopher Martin  UDG Exec | Urban Movement

WALKING FOR ALL: GENDER EQUAL CITIES
Sarah Parry  Leeds City Council

TIME TO CROSS: THE SCIENCE AND STATISTICS OF WALKING
Mike Grahn  Living Streets

ENJOYING THE CITY
Peter Murray  New London Architecture

STATE OF THE ART: PRACTICAL MEASURES TO ENABLE WALKING
Brian Deegan  Urban Movement

DELIVERY: FINANCE, CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE
The Local Government Technical Advisers Group