How smaller cities can act as change drivers in transforming the logistics of municipalities, businesses and social & cultural institutions.
The focus of the conference is small and medium-sized cities, presenting tools, examples, and methods to overcome challenges and address your community's transportation needs. Compared to big cities and megacities, the small and medium-sized cities normally have their own specific conditions to consider, which requires specific investigations and solutions.
Effect and impact as municipalities offer cargo bike lending schemes to businesses, citizens, and internally to service departments.
Keynote speaker - Richard Armitage, Executive Director of ECLF, the European Cycle Logistics Federation
The CoBiUM experience – inspiration and new opportunities.
A successful implementation and development of methods to introduce and promote cargo bikes. In this panel you have the chance to explore the different dimensions of it as it is applied to different target groups:
There are different ways and levels to start implementing cargo bikes to your city. Explore your possible path and find out how to kick-start the modal shift in your organization and/or area.
The event is free of charge but registration is mandatory. Please register before October 7th 2021.
For those who participate on site in Växjö, lunch and coffee is included, free of charge.
The venue is PM & Vänner, a hotel and conference center known for its sustainable and regional profile. It is situated only five minutes walk from the train station. Registered users get a code for a special offer when booking a hotel room (at own expence).
Registred participants will get a link to the hybrid event a week before, together with instructions for the platform and the event.
This event is arranged by Växjö Municipaltiy and the Energy Agency for Southeast Sweden as a part of the CoBiUM project, part-finansed by EU:s South Baltic Programme.