Fourth Annual Georgia Bike Summit Set for Oct. 18-20

The Georgia Bike Summit is a conference for advocates, planners, elected leaders, transportation officials, and anyone interested in seeing a safer, more bicycle-friendly Georgia.

This year’s summit will be held in Roswell from Friday, October 18 to Sunday, October 20 and is presented by the Tony Serrano Century Ride.

For complete details and registration, visit https://georgiabikes.org/index.php/events/gbs13.

Schedule

Friday, October 18

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Workshops and roundtable discussion for transportation professionals, planners and engineers. Topics will include: GDOT Complete Streets Policy, Implementing Bike Safety Projects Under MAP-21, TIA/TSPLOST, Bicycle Safety Performance Measures, Bikeshare Programs, Non-Motorized Traffic Counts, NACTO Guide.

Evening social event – TBA

Saturday, October 19

8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. – Georgia Bike Summit workshops, including topics such as Bike Friendly Small Towns, the Silver Comet Trail Economic Impact study, Working with Sponsors, Traffic Court 101 for Cyclists, Starting a Women’s Cycling Organization, Economic Impact of Bike Events, Community Bike Shops & Economic Empowerment, and more.

Keynote Speaker: Jim Sayer, Adventure Cycling Association

Sunday, October 20

7:00 a.m. – On- and off-road rides in Roswell – TBA

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