NC Bicycle Summit

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Bike Walk NC proudly presents the

3rd Annual NC Bike Summit

Greensboro, NC
October 10-12, 2014
 

Don’t wait — Register online NOW!

Join planners, business owners, engineers, elected officials, sustainability coordinators, nonprofit leaders, transportation professionals, tactical urbanists, elected officials, public health practitioners, livability experts, environmental scientists, and advocates from across North Carolina for the state’s third annual statewide Bike Summit.

The mission of the NC Bike Summit is to foster collaboration between North Carolina’s various bicycle movements, efforts, and endeavors; educate local government staff, bicycle advocates, and policy leaders; promote cycling as a valid form of transportation; and highlight North Carolina’s dedication toward becoming a premier bicycle friendly state.

Registration is a fantastic value at just $100 for the three days of the summit — Friday 10/10 through Sunday 10/12!

An optional 9 hour Traffic Skills 101 course is available on Thursday 10/9 (additional fee of $50 – limited to 30 participants) — this course is a pre-requisite for becoming a League of American Bicyclists Certified Instructor (LCI).

AICP CM credits, and professional engineer CEU hours, pending approval.

Optional beer tasting session on Friday afternoon is $10 per person; limit 40 participants max.

View the Full Agenda!

Agenda Summary:
Thursday 10/9
8 am – 5:30 pm — Traffic Skills Workshop, $50 fee
Evening social/reception at Revolution Cycles

Friday 10/10
8 am — Sign-In
9 am — Welcome & Greensboro Pedal Forward Panel
10:30 am – 12:30 pm — Breakout Sessions
12:30 pm – 2:30 pm — Lunch & Keynote Address: Jeff Miller
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm — Breakout Sessions
5 pm — Better Block event downtown

Saturday 10/11
8 am — Sign-In
9 am — Welcome & Keynote Address: Tommy Pacello
10:30 am – 12:30 pm — Breakout Sessions
12:30 pm – 2 pm — Lunch break on your own
2 pm – 5 pm — Breakout Sessions
6 pm — Gather for Bikes & Brews Pub Roll (depart at 6:15 pm, return by . . . ?)

Sunday 10/12
8 am — Sign-In
9 am — Morning Session
9:30 am – 11:30 am — Breakout Sessions
Afternoon group rides until . . . ?

Most sessions will be hosted at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) campus.  Details, travel directions, and maps will be available soon.

Greensboro Lodging Options
To receive discounted rates, please mention the NC Bike Summit when making reservations.

Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons
3121 High Point Road, (336) 292-9161, $119 + tax per night

Proximity Hotel
704 Green Valley Road, (336) 379-8200, $184 + tax per night

Airbnb

College Park Church
Local church fellowship hall near campus can accommodate up to 40 people. Bring your own sleeping bag and pillow!  Please email bike@uncg.edu if interested in this lodging option.

Questions? Please email NCBikeSummit@gmail.com or call (336) 949-7655

Sponsors
We are truly grateful to the many fine sponsors, whose generous contributions are making the 2014 NC Bike Summit possible!

Custom level (Cash or In-Kind Donation of $5,000 or more):

Bicycling_In_Greensboro City_of_Greensboro  NC_Department_of_TransportationPiedmont_Authority_for_Regional_Transportation UNCG


 Touring level (Cash or In-Kind Donation of $2,500 to $4,999):

Proximity_Hotel

 


 Racing level (Cash or In-Kind Donation of $1,000 to $2,499):

Blue_Ridge_Bicycle_Club NC_Home

 


Mountain level (Cash or In-Kind Donation of $500 to $999):

Guilford_County_Department_of_Health_Human_ServicesMt_Olive_Pickles_cr NG_Logo_Main_Stacked_BrewCoPerformance Bicycle  Spring Garden Bakery

 Toole_Design_Group  CS_WFM_Winston-Green


Cruiser level (Cash or In-Kind Donation of $250 to $499):

Craft Insurance
Deep Roots Market
Guilford College
J and B Importers/Origin8/Sun Bicycles
NC Zoo Society
Sticks and Stones Clay Oven Pizza