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- Online via Zoom
- 26 October 2022
- 9.30am - 1pm
Energy Saving Trust and Sustrans are co-delivering a free virtual event about cargo bikes. The event will highlight and explore the scenarios and opportunities for cargo bikes to deliver a healthier, fairer and more prosperous Scotland.
The morning will cover a range of topics to introduce cargo bikes, including their uses, inclusivity and benefits, funding and support available. You will be taken on a journey around inspiring projects in Scotland that showcase a wide range of cargo bike uses across sectors, industries, and demographics.
|9.30am-9.40am||Introduction||Energy Saving Trust|
|9.40am-9.45am||Keynote||Patrick Harvie MSP, the Minister for Zero Carbon Buildings, Active Travel and Tenants’ Rights|
|9.45am-10.05am||Cargo bikes: delivering for Scotland||Beth Woodall, Cargo Bike Scotland & Megan Hammond, Research and Monitoring Unit, Sustrans|
|10.05am-10.20am||Project presentations||KJ’s Bothy Bakery & Cargo Bike Movement|
|10.20am-10.40am||Funding cargo bikes and learnings so far||Heather Quin & Lauren McAdam, Energy Saving Trust|
|10.40am-10.55am||Project presentations||Farr Out Deliveries & Soul Riders|
|10.55am-11.10am||Cargo bike network and map||Beth Woodall, Cargo Bike Scotland, Sustrans|
|11.10am-11.20am||Project presentations||Cargo Bike Movement & Forth Environment Link|
|11.35am-12.00pm||Beyond the Bicycle: cargo bikes, inclusive cycling & disabled people||Dr Kay Inckle, Campaigns & Policy Manager, Wheels for Wellbeing|
|12.00pm-12.05pm||Project presentation||Camphill School Aberdeen|
|12.05pm-12.20pm||Cargo bikes for families and individuals||Emily Farquhar & Josh Wood, Cycling UK|
|12.20pm-12.25pm||Project presentation||Climate Action Strathaven & Avondale Cargo Club|
|12.25pm-12.55pm||Live Q&A with cargo bike users||Ross, Pete & Helen, Ben|
Speaker and agenda item details
Whether you’re interested in saving money, the environment, inclusivity or health and wellbeing, this event can help you explore whether cargo bikes can deliver on those goals.
We look forward to welcoming you on the day.
You will be able to submit questions throughout the event and during the live Q&A with cargo bike users using the chat function. We also welcome questions to be submitted in advance. Please email these to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration.