Friday, January 18, 2013

2013 Conferences

No matter where you are in the world, there's a conference you can attend this year to learn more about the issues surrounding walkability. Here's a full list, with thanks to John WetmoreAnd--if you're interested in speaking at one of these conferences, a few opportunities are currently available:

The American Public Health Association 141st Annual Meeting and Exposition
The meeting will be held Nov. 2-6, 2013 in Boston. The theme is Think Global, Act Local with a focus on best practices around the world. Find out more about the 2013 APHA Annual Meeting and submit abstracts hereThe deadlines for submission of abstracts range from Feb. 4-8.

Safe Routes to School National Conference 
The conference, Building on Success—Projects, Programs, People, will be held August 13-15, 2013, in Sacramento. The Call for Session Proposals is open from January 7 through February 15. Submit proposals here

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9-11  National Committee on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (NCUTCD); Alexandria, VA.
13-17  Transportation Research Board; Washington, DC
15-17  Nat'l Conf on Science, Policy and the Environment: Environmental Disasters; Washington, DC
17-18  EMBARQ -- Transforming Transportation; Washington, DC
17-19  U.S. Conference of Mayors, Winter Meeting; Washington, DC
21-22  Australian Cycling Conference; Adelaide, Australia
25-26  Iowa Bike Summit; Des Moines, IA
27-29  ASTM F13 Pedestrian/Walkway Safety and Footwear; Jacksonville, FL
28-2/2  National Sheriffs Association Winter Conference; Washington, DC


4-8  World of Concrete; Las Vegas, NV
5-6  ACORE - American Council On Renewable Energy; Washington, DC
6  Intermodes; Brussels, Belgium
7-9  New Partners For Smart Growth; Kansas City, KS
10-12  National Conference of Regions; Washington, DC
11-12  Colorado Bike Summit; Denver, CO
12-14  Professional Trail Builders Association; Albuquerque, NM
13-15  Sustainable Communities Conference; Windsor Essex, ON, Canada
15  Media That Matters, AU; Washington, DC
17-20  Conference on the Value of Play; Clemson, SC
20-23  American College of Preventive Medicine; Phoenix, AZ
21-23  AASA - American Assn. of School Administrators, National Conference on Education; Los Angeles, CA
22-24 North American Handmade Bicycle Show; Denver, CO
22-26  ATSSA - American Traffic Safety Services Assn. Convention and Traffic Expo; San Diego, CA
23  Alumni Day; Princeton, NJ
26-28  Active Living Research Conference; San Diego, CA
27-3/1  AASHTO Washington Briefing; Washington, DC


2-6  NACO - National Association of Counties Legislative Conference; Washington, DC
3-6  ITE - Institute of Transportation Engineers; San Diego, CA
3-6  Environmental Health 2013:Science and Policy to Protect Future Generations; Boston, MA
4-5  4th Road Safety International Conference; Sydney, Australia
4-6  National Bike Summit; Washington, DC
5-6  Urban Planning, Regional Development, and Information Society; UAE, Dubai
5-7  6th Annual Transportation and Infrastructure Convention; Washington, DC
6-8  Building a Healthier Future Summit, Partnership for a Healthier America; Washington, DC
7-9  Sustainable Futures for Global Cities and Suburbs, Hofstra U.; Hempstead, NY
9-13  Congressional City Conference; Washington, DC
10-12  APTA - American Public Transportation Assn. Legislative Conference; Washington, DC
11-12  SOPHIA - Society of Practitioners of Health Impact Assessment; Oakland, CA
11-12  UITP Sustainable Development Conference: Which Sustainable Mobility for a Europe in Crisis; Nantes, France
12-15  Public Health Preparedness Summit; Atlanta, GA
12-16  Aging In America ( American Society on Aging); Chicago, IL
13-14  Greenprints; Atlanta, GA
13-15  Municipalika - Making Cities Work; Delhi, India
15-17  LGC - Building Livable Communities: for Elected Officials; Yosemite N.P., CA
17-20  American Academy of Health Behavior; Santa Fe, NM
18-20  The European Climate Change Adaptation Conference; Hamburg, Germany
19-21  Rail-Tech Europe; Amersfoort, Netherlands
19-21  National Legislative Forum on Parks and Recreation; Washington, DC
21-23  Transportation Research Forum; Annapolis, MD
28-29  ICSUTE 2013 : International Conference on Sustainable Urban Transport and Environment; Madrid, Spain


1-5  National Association of Environmental Professionals; Los Angeles, CA
3-6  Urban Affairs Association; San Francisco, CA
5-7  National Conference for Media Reform; Denver, CO
6-11  NAB - National Association of Broadcasters; Las Vegas, NV
7-10  APWA - American Public Works Assn. North American Snow Conference; Charlotte, NC
9-13  Association of American Geographers; Los Angeles, CA
12-13  Fabos International Conference on Landscape and Greenway Planning; Amherst, MA
13-14  Global Health & Innovation Conference; New Haven, CT
13-17  APA - American Planning Association; Chicago, IL
13-15  NSBA - National School Boards Association; San Diego, CA
14-15  International Conference on Sustainable Architecture and Urban Design; Venice, Italy
14-16  National Main Streets Conference; New Orleans, LA
14-16  Lifesavers National Conference on Highway Safety Priorities; Denver, CO
14-16  Federal Economic Development Forum; Alexandria, VA
14-17  American Trails - International Trails Conference; Scottsdale, AZ
14-18  Right of Way and Utilities; Savannah, GA
16-18  SAE World Congress; Detroit, MI
16-18  Good Jobs, Green Jobs; Washington, DC
17-19  7th European conference on sustainable cities and towns; Geneva, Switzerland
22-24  ITS America (Intelligent Transportation Systems); Nashville, TN
23-27  American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance; Charlotte, NC
24-26  National Rural Transportation Conference; Greenville, SC
26-27  NASA Great Moonbuggy Race; Huntsville, AL
26-28  Bicycle Leadership Conference; Monterey, CA
27  James and Kelly wedding
27-5/4  International Police Mountain Bike Association; Baton Rouge, LA
29-5/3  American Volkssport Association; Orlando, FL


2-4  Nat'l Conference of State Legislatures - Spring Forum; Denver, CO
3-7  AASHTO Spring Meeting; Providence, RI
5  Five Borough Bike Tour; New York, NY
5-8  APTA Bus and Paratransit Conference; Indianapolis, IN
6-9  Universal Design; St. Louis, MO
8  National Bike To School Day
8-10  California Trails and Greenways Conference; near Lake Tahoe, CA
12-15  National ADA Symposium; San Antonio, TX
13-16  ARC-CSI Crash Conference; Las Vegas, NV
13-17  Bike To Work Week
15-17  Alliance For Community Media, Mid-Atlantic Region Conference; New Brunswick, NJ
15-17  Road Safety on Four Continents; Beijing, China
15-17  ULI - Urban Land Institute Spring Meeting; San Diego, CA
15-17  WTS - Women Transportation Seminar National Conference; Philadelphia, PA
15-17  International Cycling History Conference; Lisbon, Portugal
19-23  National Outdoor Recreation Conference; Traverse City, MI
22-24  International Transport Forum; Leipzig, Germany
22-25  Neighborhoods USA; Minneapolis, MN
26-30  60th UITP World Congress and Exhibition; Geneva, Switzerland
27-30  ESV - Enhanced Safety of Vehicles; Seoul, Korea
29-30  Smart Cities; Amsterdam, Netherlands
29-31  Alliance for Community Media & National Federation of Community Broadcasters; San Francisco, CA
29-31  International Conference on Urban Transport and the Environment; Kos, Greece
29-6/1  Congress for The New Urbanism (CNU); Salt Lake City, UT
30-31  Virginia Transit Association; Alexandria, VA
30-6/2  Reunions; Princeton, NJ
31-6/1  AARP - Life@50+; Las Vegas, NV
31-6/2  Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation; Bonn, Germany


1  National Trails Day
2-5  APTA Rail Conference; Philadelphia, PA
2-6  International Bridge Conference; Pittsburgh, PA
2-7  CTAA Expo, Community Transportation Association; Albuquerque, NM
6-8  International Snowmobile Congress; Green Bay, WI
7  Transport Chicago; Chicago, IL
10-12 EDTA - Electric Drive Transportation Association; Washington, DC
10-12  Canadian Transportation Research Forum; Halifax, NS, Canada
10-13  NFPA - National Fire Protection Association Conference; Chicago, IL
11-13  CUBUH - Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat: London, UK
11-14  Velo-City; Vienna, Austria
17-19  6th Making Cities Liveable Conference; Melbourne, Australia
17-20  Int'l Driving Symposium on Human Factors in Driver Assessment Training and Vehicle Design; Bolton Landing, NY
19-20  Mobility and Road Safety in an Ageing Society ; Vienna, Austria
19-20  PraxisConference - Pedestrian Protection; Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
19-22  International Bicycle Urbanism Symposium; Seattle, WA
20-22  Healthy Cities; Izmir, Turkey
20-22  AIA - American Institute of Architects; Denver, CO
21-24  US Conference of Mayors; Las Vegas, NV
22-26  National Sheriffs Association; Charlotte, NC
23-26  IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium; Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
23-27  IMCL - International Making Cities Liveable (Reshaping Suburbia); Portland, OR
26-28  National Committee on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (NCUTCD); Portland, ME


4-12  American Council of the Blind; Columbus, OH
6-9  Canadian Institute of Planners; Vancouver, BC, Canada
8-11  Southern African Transport Conference; Pretoria, South Africa
10-12  Nat'l Ass'n of County and City Health Officials; Dallas, TX
11  Eighth Annual SHRP 2 Safety Symposium; Washington, DC
15-18  WCTR - World Conference on Transport Research; Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
17-19  ISTTT20 ­ the 20th International Symposium on Transportation and Traffic Theory; Nordwijk, Netherlands
18-20  National Equestrian Trails Conference; Rock Hill, SC
19-22  NACO - National Association of Counties; Fort Worth, TX
24-27  NCIL - National Council on Independent Living; Washington, DC
26-30  NASBE -- Nat'l Ass'n of State Boards of Education; Arlington, VA
27-31  Association for Commuter Transportation; San Antonio, TX
30-8/2  17th International Conference Intergenerational Pathways for Strengthening Communities; Washington, DC


4-7  ITE - Institute of Transportation Engineers; Boston, MA
12-15  Nat'l Conference of State Legislatures - Legislative Summit; Atlanta, GA
12-16  16th Annual Transportation and Infrastructure Summit; Irving, TX
13-15  Safe Routes to School National Conference; Sacramento, CA
13-16  13th COTA International Conference of Transportation Professionals (CICTP 2013); Shenzhen, China
13-17  IAFC - Fire Rescue International; Chicago, IL
25-28  APWA - American Public Works Association; Chicago, IL
25-28  GHSA - Governors Highway Safety Association; San Diego, CA
26-27  7th New York City Bridge Conference; New York, NY


2  Mackinac Bridge Walk; Mackinaw City, Michigan
8-10  ARTBA - American Road and Transportation Builders Association; Milwaukee, WI
9-11  Reclaiming Vacant Properties; Philadelphia, PA
9-11  International Urban Design Conference; Sydney, Australia
9-13  APBP - Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals, Professional Development Seminar; Boulder, CO
10-12   Walk21; Munich, Germany
16-19  World Canal Conference; Toulouse, France
16-19  National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA); Orlando, FL
17-21  Emergency Nurses Association; Nashville, TN
19-25   International Downtown Association; Montreal, QC, Canada
22-25   ICMA - International City/County Management Association; Boston, MA
22-25  IBTTA International Bridge Tunnel and Turnpike Association; Vancouver, BC, Canada
22-25   Transportation Association of Canada; Winnipeg, MB, Canada
29-10/2  APTA - American Public Transportation Association; Chicago, IL
30-10/2  IX Congreso Internacional de Transporte Sustentable; Mexico City


2-4  International Conference on Health Impact Assessment; Geneva, Switzerland
4-5  AARP - Life@50+; Atlanta, GA
6-9  IEDC - International Economic Development Council; Philadelphia, PA
7-10  LTA-UITP Singapore International Transport Congress and Exhibition (SITCE 2013); Singapore
8-10  NRPA - National Recreation and Park Association; Houston, TX
9  International Walk To School Day
10-12 ASCE -- 143rd Annual Civil Engineering Conference; Charlotte, NC
14-18  ITS World Congress on Intelligent Transportation Systems; Tokyo, Japan
20-23  Rail~Volution; Seattle, WA
22-25  AMPO - Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations; Portland, OR
27-30  ATSIP - Forum on Traffic Records & Highway Information Systems; St. Paul, MN
29-11/2  National Preservation Conference; Indianapolis, IN


2-6  American Public Health Association; Boston, MA
5-8  ULI - Urban Land Institute Fall Meeting; Chicago, IL
13-16  National League of Cities; Seattle, WA
15-18  ASLA - American Society of Landscape Architects; Boston, MA
17-20  EVS27 - Electric Vehicle Symposium; Barcelona, Spain
25-28  Building Sustainable Communities; Kelowna, BC, Canada


4-6  NCSL - Nat'l Conference of State Legislatures - Fall Forum; Washington, DC
11-14  All Orientation and Mobility Conference; New Orleans, LA

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