Overview of 1st National Bike Summit
When: Thursday June 1st – 3pm-5pm ET
Where: Online (see below) and Houses of Parliament (Ottawa, Ontario)
Goal: to demonstrate that there are a variety of stakeholders who believe that the Federal government should create a National Cycling Strategy for Canada and dedicate funds for the construction of cycling infrastructure across the country.
Summit Format: In the spirit of a Parliamentary Special Committee Meeting.
1. Welcome to delegates.
2. Overview of progress on a National Cycling Strategy & Next Steps.
3. Eight speakers representing a variety of cycling stakeholders will then be asked to respond to two questions: (“Why is Federal support for a National Cycling Strategy (NCS) for Canada, including funding for cycling infrastructure, important to the people and/or organization you represent?” & “What should the federal government consider when developing the NCS?”)
4. Group discussion.
5. Wrap Up
How to participate:
1) Attend in person (limited room, invitation only)