Act TravelWise

11/11/2019


Upcoming Events

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We're building up to our Annual Conference & AGM, taking place 30 January in Birmingham with the theme 'Sustainable Transport for 2020 and Beyond: From Town and City Centres to the Suburbs' - emphasising the need for different strategies to address the needs of town and city centres vs inner and outer suburbs. Registration is open. The final deadline for papers is 29 November. Sponsors and exhibitors are encouraged to get in touch. All of the Annual Conference information is here.

In the meantime, now's your last chance to sign up to attend our London/South East event on 'Developing Cycling & Walking Networks' taking place on 28 November.

We're also holding a Yorkshire & Humber Regional Meeting on 3 December at ITS in Leeds, featuring presentations from University of Leeds and WSP, and held just before a free Shared Mobility seminar with Professor Greg Marsden of ITS. It's followed by a Scotland Regional Meeting on 11 December in Dundee.

Other plans are afoot! If you have ideas for other events/training or wish to lead one yourself, or if your company would like to sponsor one or more events or e-bulletins, please do get in touch. Don't forget to check out the Featured Jobs (sidebar at left) and thank you for reading!

Our Member Login Area on Acttravelwise.org is now populated with scores of guidance documents, conference presentations and other resources made available exclusively to members. If you're not already an Act TravelWise member, it's easy to join and you can do this by completing our Membership Form found on the website. Among other benefits, membership gives you a free place at all of our events throughout the year. You also get discounts on registration at our partners' events.

Featured Event

Featured Event  

Act TravelWise Annual Conference & AGM - 30 January 2020

The Act TravelWise Annual Conference & AGM will take place on Thursday 30 January 2020 in Birmingham. The call for papers is open until Friday 29 November 2019, with the theme 'Sustainable Transport for 2020 and Beyond: From Town and City Centres to the Suburbs'. Register now!

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News

News  

EPOMM E-Update on Mobility Management for Immigrants

On 21 October 2019, EPOMM (European Platform on Mobility Management) published its latest e-update on the topic of 'mobility management as a tool for the successful inclusion of immigrants'. 

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News  

Berlin's Cutting-Edge 'Mobility as a Service' Developments

Three recent developments in Berlin push urban mobility to new limits, continuing growing trends to make the private car superfluous in the central areas of the city. The Jelbi app, BerlKönig, and a new autonomous bus are at the forefront of an urban mobility transformation moving faster than ever before.

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News  

Seeking New Board Members and Regional Reps

Act TravelWise is seeking new candidates from among the membership to join our Board of Directors and our team of Regional Representatives in regions across the UK.

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News  

TravelWise Week 2019 Report and Awards

Congratulations to all the local authorities that took part in TravelWise Week / European Mobility Week 2019. This was the year when the UK campaign turned the corner and the single figure number of participating towns and cities more than doubled.from 7 to 16. World wide the number topped 3,000 for the first time with 3,133 in total.

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Events

Featured Event  

Developing Cycling and Walking Networks - 28 November 2019

'Developing Cycling and Walking Networks' will be held at Mott MacDonald in Farringdon, Central London on Thursday 28 November 2019, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm followed by the London & South East regional meeting from 1 to 3 pm.

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Featured Event  

London and South East Regional Meeting - 28 November 2019

The next regional meeting for Act TravelWise members in London and the South East is hosted by Mott MacDonald in Farringdon, Central London on Thursday 28 November, 1-3 pm. Join us to hear the latest news from the Board, share your ideas and best practice, and network with other smarter travel professionals.

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Featured Event  

Yorkshire Regional Meeting and Shared Mobility Event - 3 December 2019

The Institute for Transport Studies (ITS) at University of Leeds will be hosting the Act TravelWise Yorkshire & The Humber regional meeting on Tuesday 3 December, 2:30 pm in Room 1.11 followed by an ITS seminar at 4:00 pm by Professor Greg Marsden on 'Shared Mobility: Where Now? Where Next?'

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Featured Event  

Cycling + Walking Innovations - 3 December 2019

This third annual event, organised by Landor LINKS, will focus on how cycling and walking is supporting the Government's Industrial Strategy. Act TravelWise memberss are entitled to a 20% discount.

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Featured Event  

Scotland Regional Meeting with EAUC - 11 December 2019

The Act TravelWise Scotland / EAUC-Scotland Travel & Transport Topic Support Network (TSN) will be meeting at University of Dundee on Wednesday 11 December 2019, 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, to discuss current opportunities and challenges in the FHE community and hear some best practice projects. 

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