FREE Joint Workshop: Reducing Car Dependency in Sheffield

Action for Involvement and Sheffield on the Move have joined forces to deliver this event intended to play an important part in informing any future bid to the Government’s Local Sustainable Transport Fund.

Opening address, Cllr Ian Auckland, Cabinet member for Transport

Keynote speaker: Prof Lenny Koh, Associate Dean, Management School, The University of Sheffield on international best practice in cities that have successfully reduced car use

Q & A Panel: Cllr Ian Auckland, Prof Lenny Koh plus Richard Hebditch, The Campaign for Better Transport – published Car Dependency Scorecard discussed at Sheffield on the Move’s October 2010 meeting.

PLUS Exhibition of Sheffield’s transport providers

Time:               4.00 pm – 7.15pm

Date:               Thursday 27 January 2011

Place:              Reception Room A, Sheffield Town Hall, Sheffield S1

We will email members, friends and 1900+ mailing list when our event registration is available. Although FREE, our £15 standard charge applies to people who book but dont turn up or turn up without booking. Funds raised will go to improve resources and give you a better service.

About actionforinvolvment

We're an independent think tank, founded in 2006 to bring people in our communities together with policymakers and stakeholders. We create space often in a workshop format to pool ideas, develop networks and tackle hot topics. Since 2009, we’ve focused on the sustainability agenda such as: climate change, energy, housing, technology, transport with interest in:education, health, welfare, regulation and enforcement. Our latest project is funded by the Royal Academy of Engineering Ingenious Grant and our next event on 27th June 2013 includes George Monbiot with other high level environmental policy makers.
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