2017 Event Schedule

Location: Hyatt Regency Crystal City (Arlington, VA)

Friday, October 6

  • Rolling Registration: 4:00-7:00pm

  • Welcome & Social: 7:00-9:00pm

Saturday, October 7

  • Registration/Breakfast (8:00-9:15am)

  • Keynote Session (9:30-11:00am)

  • Session I (11:15am-12:15pm)

    • A Bicycle Friendly America, Starting with Your Campus – The League of American Bicyclists (DC)
    • Bikes as a Pathway to Empower Women: Susan B. Anthony 2.0 – Trails for Youth, The Bike Lane, West Town Bikes, Rocktown Bicycles, Phoenix Bikes (VA & IL)
    • Bike Camp with Community Partners – Community Cycling Center (OR)
    • Developing and Expeditionary Learning by Bike – El Puente Academy & International High School-US (NY)
    • Gearin’ Up for Biz – Gearin’ Up Bicycles (DC)
    • Growing Advocacy within Youth: The Anderson Family’s Quest to Let Kids Ride to Schools – The Anderson Family & Fairfax Advocates for Better Bicycling (VA)
    • Leveraging Bicycles to Connect with Communities: a Law Enforcement Perspective – Multi-jurisdictional Bicycle Police (DC & VA)
    • Mission Accomplished: How to Create & Uphold an Awesome Mission Statement – Neighborhood Bike Works (PA)
    • Project Street Mix-up – The Bureau of Good Roads (VA)
    • Raising the Roof: Bicycling for Change – Bike & Build (PA)
    • The Evolution of the Collapsible Bike Helmet: Innovation in the Bike Industry & Women’s Entrepreneurship – AnneeLondon.com (PA)
    • Tour De Circuit Trails : Funding, Planning & Going on Your Own Bike Tour –  Cadence Youth Cycling (PA)
    • Train the Trainer with the Positive Spin Youth Cycling Toolkit – Bike Pittsburgh (PA)
    • Try a Tri: USA Triathlon Youth Programs – USA Triathlon (CO)
    • *Makers Space, Presented by Tech Shop DC-Arlington (VA)*
  • Lunch Plenary Session (12:30-1:45pm)

  • Session II (2:00pm-3:00pm)

    • Activate! Make Good Things Happen in Your Community! – DurableHuman.com (VA)
    • Advocacy/Biking/College: You Can Have It All – Lees-McRae College (NC)
    • Advocacy Now! – Bike Works Seattle (WA)
    • Bikes, Vision Zero & Us – Gearin’ Up Bicycles (DC)
    • Girls Bike Club – West Town Bikes (IL)
    • How to Plan a Multi-Day Bike Trip – Boy Scout Troop 1978 (VA)
    • Kids, Bikes, Going Places – Pillsbury School’s Pedal Power Program (MN)
    • Life is Like a Bike – Lynn Salvo, Guinness Record Holder (VA)
    • Making Connections: Trails at the Heart of Healthy, Thriving Communities – Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (DC)
    • Project Street Mix-up – The Bureau of Good Roads (VA)
    • Scaling Up Bike Education – Bike New York (NY)
    • Taking It to The Next Level: Starting my Own Bike Repair Business – Phoenix Bikes (VA)
    • Try a Tri: USA Triathlon Youth Programs – USA Triathlon (CO)
    • Using the Bike as a Time Machine – Triangle Bikeworks (NC)    
    • What Makes a Community Bike-Friendly? A Mobile Workshop –  BikeArlington (VA)             
    • *Makers Space, Presented by Tech Shop DC-Arlington (VA)*
  • Session III (3:15pm-4:15pm)

    • A Bicycle Friendly America, Starting with Your Campus – The League of American Bicyclists (DC)
    • Bike Safety…. Be a Roll Model! – DC Parks & Recreation’s Bike College Program (DC)
    • Bikes as Business: Achieving Your Entrepreneurial Vision – Arlington Chamber of Commerce & local entrepreneurs on wheels (DC & VA)
    • Bike Touring from the Big City – El Puente Cycling Club & International High School Union Square Bike Club (NY)
    • Cycling: Does a Body Well – American Physical Therapy Association (VA)
    • Decriminalization of Youth on Bikes – BYKE Collective, Inc. (MD)
    • Documenting What It’s Like to Navigate the Streets of Your Communitythe Youth Bike Research Project – Allison Mattheis, PhD & the Youth Bike Research Team (CA & USA)
    • Everyone Can Ride – PEAC (MI)
    • Greasing the Wheels: Revenue Strategies for Non-profit Bike Organizations – West Town Bikes (IL)
    • Reading, Writing & Riding: Bikes in Schools in DC & VA – Safe Routes to Schools (Arlington & Fairfax), Alexandria Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee & Washington Area Bicyclist Association (DC & VA)
    • Sending the Dirt Quad: Getting our CX Program Off the Ground – Cadence Youth Cycling (PA)
    • The E-Bike Revolution – Trek Bicycle (VA)
    • What Makes a Community Bike-Friendly? A Mobile Workshop –  BikeArlington (VA)
    • Yoga for Cyclists – Erin Sonn, M.Ed. (VA)
    • *Makers Space, Presented by Tech Shop DC-Arlington (VA)*

              

  • Preflection (4:15-5:00pm)

  • Night on the Town Activities (5:00-8:00pm), optional, to be announced

Sunday, October 8

  • National Youth Bike Ride (7:30-9:30am), registration coming soon!

  • Visioning Session (10:00am-12:00pm)

  • Tours of Phoenix Bikes (1:00-4:00pm), optional