2019 Missouri Active Transportation Summit

DateTime: 
08/09/2019 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

2017 Missouri Active Transportation Summit - Aug 11th in Jefferson City

Bicycling, walking, and trails mean business in Missouri 

Friday, August 9th, 2019, 9:00am-5:00pm

Columbia, Missouri

 

Presented by

The Association of Bicycle & Pedestrian Professionals, Missouri Chapter
Missouri Bicycle & Pedestrian Federation
Missouri Livable Streets
Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
City of Columbia, Missouri

 

Submit your session proposals for the 2019 Summit

 

 

About the Fourth Annual Missouri Active Transportation Summit

We invite you to join us for the 2019 Missouri Active Transportation Summit, where we will be sharing ideas for making our communities more active, vibrant, healthy, and economically sustainable through bicycling, walking, and trails. 

  • Sessions from all across Missouri and adjoining states--from the largest cities to the suburbs to the smallest rural communities: Bike share, rural county trails plans, regional and local pedestrian plans, our statewide U.S. bicycle route connections, small towns and large cities integrating bicycling
  • Hands-on mobile sessions
  • Walk and bike tours of Columbia,
  • Meet and mingle with other Missouri bicycle & pedestrian professionals and advocacy staff from around Missouri
  • The annual meeting of the Missouri Chapter of the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals.

Seats are very limited and filling up fast.

Schedule


The Summit is organized by the Missouri Chapter of the Association of Bicycle and Pedestrian Professionals and the Missouri Bicycle and Pedestrian Federation in cooperation with pedestrian, bicycle, and trails agencies, businesses, advocacy groups, and staff from across Missouri.
 
Come on out and hear about what is going on for walking and biking in communities around Missouri.
 

2019 Summit themes & topics

Main Summit topics and themes will include: 

  • Trail Towns: Preparing your community invite trail and non-motorized tourism and to maximize the benefit of Katy Trail, Rock Island Trail, or other trail or active transportation-related tourism and economic development
  • Missouri Bicentennial in 2021 and other upcoming centennial events:  How can we involve Missouri bicycling, walking and trails in centennial and bicentennial events to tell our history, promote events, and help encourage more people to bike, walk, and use trails in Missouri?
  • Complete Streets & Liveable Streets in Missouri: Building support for, passing, and implementing your Complete Streets policy
  • Tourism and the economic impact of bicycling, walking, and trails: What is the economic importance of bicycling, walking, and trails to your community, and what can you do to maximize the economic impact to your community, to your local business community, and to Missouri?
  • Health and Safety impacts of bicycling, walking, and trails
  • Making bicycling, walking, and trails succeed in rural, suburban, and urban settings, and small, medium, and large communities across Missouri 

Time, Location, Transportation, Parking

August 9th, 2019, Columbia, Missouri. Registration opening soon!

Registration/Check-in Desk opens at 8am, Columbia City Hall.

 Summit location and parking Columbia (click to view full sized version) 

 

 

 

Summit Supporters

 

Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals, Missouri Chapter

Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals - Missouri Chapter
 

City of Columbia

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Missouri Department of
Health & Senior Services 

Missouri Livable Streets

Missouri Livable Streets

Missouri Bicycle & Pedestrian Federation PedNet Coalition
Pique

MORIT

 

Sponsor the Summit

You or your organization or business could sponsor the 2018 Missouri Active Transportation Summit! Reach an audience of professionals across Missouri at any level that works for you and your business.

Sponsor levels and benefits are in our sponsorship packet--click to download (PDF).

 

  • Registration coming soon!

 

 

 Presented by: The Association of Bicycle & Pedestrian Professionals, Missouri Chapter - Missouri Bicycle & Pedestrian Federation - Missouri Livable Streets - Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services - City of Columbia, Missouri

Email Address: 
director@mobikefed.org
Event Details
Event Type: 
Meeting, conference, seminar, or workshop
Region: 
Statewide
Sponsoring Organization: 
The Association of Bicycle & Pedestrian Professionals, Missouri Chapter - Missouri Bicycle & Pedestrian Federation - City of Columbia
Event Location/Address: 
Columbia City Hall - 701 Broadway E, Columbia MO 65205
MBF Member Organization: 
Yes
MoBikeFed Advocacy Event?: 
This event is a MoBikeFed Advocacy Event
Event details
Entry Fee: 
$15 Super Early Bird (thru June 15th) - $20 Early Bird (thru July 14th) - $25 Regular Registration
SAG Service?: 
No SAG Service