Bikeable City Masterclass - Cycling Embassy of Denmark

By Jane Tewson / Updated: 29 Apr 2022
Monday 16 May 2022 at 09:00
Friday 20 May 2022 at 17:00
Copenhagen, Denmark
Past event

What makes half of the residents of Copenhagen jump on their bike to go to their place of work or education? To have the answer, join the Bikeable City Masterclass in Copenhagen at University of Aalborg 16-20 May 2022.

The masterclass is offered by the Cycling Embassy of Denmark and member, Urban Cycle Planning. Urban planners, decision makers, activists and others are invited to experience the Danish cycle culture. You will get first-hand experience of Danish cycle solutions and the everyday-cycle culture in Copenhagen.

Leading Danish experts from academics, consultancies and the city administration will discuss their approach to cycling. Through a mix of presentations, case studies, hands-on workshops, site visits and daily guided bike tours, delegates will learn from Danish cycle solutions and urban spaces how to create more livable and bikeable cities.

Preliminary program

  • Introduction to city development and cycle planning
  • Working with bicycle strategies and bicycle accounts as tools for cycle promotion
  • The political process seen from city council, administration and advocacy groups
  • Cycle networks – Cycle Superhighways and Green Cycle Routes
  • Cycle infrastructure design
  • Traffic safety for cyclists, accidents, and systematic accident reduction
  • From pop-up cycle infrastructure to permanent solutions
  • People First Design – The Liveable City
  • Cycling and public transport
  • Campaigns and cycle education – Start with the children.

Register for the Bikeable City Masterclass

 

For information, click here.