Improving Safety & Sustainability in Transportation: The Swedish Approach
Sep
26
2:00 pm14:00

Improving Safety & Sustainability in Transportation: The Swedish Approach

  • Artscape Sandbox

 

The Swedish Ambassador and the President of Vision Zero discuss advances in safety and sustainability with Swedish companies and Canadian transportation experts.

 

2:00PM   
Registration

2:15PM
Welcome Canadian Urban Institute

2:20PM    
Opening Remarks Swedish Ambassador Per Sjögren

2:35PM               
Keynote Presentation Matts-Åke Belin, Project Leader, Vision Zero Academy
Vision Zero: A road safety policy innovation

3:00PM               
Panel Responses & Moderated Discussion

  • Oliver Moore ReporterGlobe & Mail (Moderator)
  • Jean-Yves Vallee Product Planning Director, Volvo Bus/Nova Bus
  • Roger Browne Traffic Safety Unit Manager, City of Toronto
  • Michael Sutherland Urban Solutions Director, Hatch

3:50PM
Closing Remarks Toronto City Councillor Jaye Robinson

4:00PM
Networking Reception

When:
Monday, 26 September 2016 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Where:
Artscape Sandbox - 301 Adelaide Street West, Toronto, ON  |

Hosted by the Canadian Urban Institute, in partnership with Business Sweden, the Embassy of Sweden and Vision Zero Initiative

2016 National LED Summit #LS2016
Nov
18
8:00 am08:00

2016 National LED Summit #LS2016

  • Artscape Sandbox

LightSavers 2016 Summit will present topics on two themes:

1)       Supporting intelligent communities with networked streetlights

  • How do advanced streetlighting systems create a foundation for intelligent communities?
  • What are the major barriers and how can they be overcome?

2)       The full spectrum of LED benefits: realizing the promise

  • What are the actual post-implementation results of LED streetlights?
  • How have LED technologies and standards progressed from the first installations?
  • What are the potential human and community impacts of LED streetlights?

View information from the 2015 Lightsavers Summit here.