Act TravelWise

21/04/2018


Upcoming Events

 

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Welcome back if you've been away.

We've still got lots coming up this spring, so do have a good scroll through this e-bulletin to find the events for you. Here's a summary of our training events, which are usually held just before a regional meeting in the same venue:

  • Area Travel Plan Delivery: Funding and the Planning System - 27 April, Horsham
  • Delivering a Low Emission Future - 27 April, Leeds
  • Smart Ways to Promote Sustainable Travel - 3 May, Cambridge
  • Bike Sharing Schemes: Options, Suppliers and Implementation - 9 May, Birmingham
  • How Your Business Can Improve Commuter Travel and Employee Satisfaction - 14 May, London

You can now register via www.acttravelwise.org/events/ for all of these training events - and members get a free delegate place at each of them. A couple of the events are free even for non-members.

Other regional meetings can be found in the events sidebar.

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Events

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Smart to Future Cities - 25-26 April 2018

For cities with a smart vision, the need for alternative procurement, effective partnership models and innovative but economical technology solutions is more important than ever. For cities with a smart vision, the need for alternative procurement, effective partnership models and innovative but economical technology solutions is more important than ever.

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Delivering a Low Emission Future - 27 April 2018

The workship 'Delivering a Low Emission Future' will be hosted by Leeds City Council on 27 April 2018 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm, followed by a pub social nearby for informal networking. This is a free event.

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Area Travel Plan Delivery: Securing Funding and Creating Legacy

On 27 April in Horsham, Andy Winmill and Charlotte Collins of WSP will lead a workshop on delivering area-based travel plans led by local authorities. The workshop will examine innovative approaches to creating a blueprint for investment, securing funding through the planning process, guidance for developers, and insight in developing on-going quality and consistency in delivery.

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Smart Ways to Promote Sustainable Travel - 3 May 2018

Act TravelWise is seeking to boost regional networking activity in the East of England through this event marketed throughout the region and open to all transport practitioners at no charge. The event highlights various innovative transport initiatives in Cambridge.

The free event will take place at the University of Cambridge from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, followed by an East of England regional meeting from 2:00 to 3:00 pm, which will serve to help shape ongoing regional activity based on the needs that are vocalised by those in the region.

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Bike Sharing Schemes: Options, Suppliers and Implementation - 9 May 2018

A wide variety of bike sharing schemes have been implemented in the UK and abroad. Bike sharing is a growing and developing phenomenon, with options including docked and dockless and multiple operators competing in the market. The workshop will take place 10:00 to 12:00 in Birmingham hosted by Atkins, followed by a regional meeting in the same venue from 12:15 to 1:30 pm. The workshop includes speakers from Carplus Bikeplus, both a docked and dockless bike sharing operator and Transport for West Midlands. Registration is now open. This workshop is free for Act TravelWise members sending one delegate. Non-members and additional delegates are charged at £50 + VAT.

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How Your Business Can Improve Commuter Travel and Employee Satisfaction - 12 July 2018

Does your business have problems with parking, commuting or travel management? A free event on Thursday 12 July in London organised by Act TravelWise will help steer you towards solutions. The training event, to be delivered by leading experts in the field, will explain how to follow best practice in developing a business case for transport improvements, how to better manage on-site parking, and how to engage employees on the topic of air pollution. The fourth and final speaker will present on Whim, an innovative Mobility as a Service platform and its applications in the business sector.

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