Save the date for the 2015 Colorado Bicycle Summit: February 9-10, Denver

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Summit Overview

  • Learn best practices for making change happen at the city, county and state levels
  • Learn about bicycle-related issues for the 2014 Colorado Legislative Session
  • Spend the morning at the State Capitol, with access to state legislators
  • Network with bicyclists of all flavors at the Summit Happy Hour

Who Attends

  • Bicycling advocates and industry leaders
  • On- and off-road recreational cyclists and commuters
  • Elected officials and agency staff
  • Anyone who wants to learn about making bicycling better in our state

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2014 Agenda

Monday, February 10 | Embassy Suites Hotel, 1420 Stout Street, Denver

9:45-10:45 Registration and Networking
10:45-1:15 Keynote Speakers and Lunch

  • Gov. John Hickenlooper
  • Andy Clarke, League of American Bicyclists
1:15-1:45 Connecting with Colorado’s Leaders
1:45-2:15 Plenary Presentation

  • John Ricks, Colorado Tourism Office
2:15-2:30 Break
2:30-3:35 Breakout Session One

  • Building More Trails—Their Value and How to Get Them
  • Getting the 60% Riding and the Influence of Infrastructure
  • Get Your Message Out—A Clear Voice in Social and Traditional Media
3:35-3:55 Networking Break
3:55-5:00 Breakout Session Two

  • Getting More Women Riding
  • Bike and Ped Counting Programs and the Positive Impacts on Communities
  • Tools to Advance Biking in Your Community
5:00-6:30 Bicycle Summit Happy Hour and Expo (for registered summit attendees only)

Tuesday, February 11 | Embassy Suites Hotel, 1420 Stout Street, Denver

7:45 Meet at Embassy Suites Hotel (optional)
7:45-8:15 B-Cycle to Capitol Building (optional)
8:15-8:30 Arrive at Capitol: Old Supreme Court Chambers, Second Floor
8:00-10:30 Networking, Breakfast/Coffee and Meet with Representatives
Location & Accommodations

Monday’s program will take place at the Embassy Suites hotel, conveniently located near light rail, buses and B-cycle stations. Embassy Suites is the only LEED-Certified hotel in downtown Denver. To book a suite, please click here.

What Attendees Say

What attendees say about the Colorado Bicycle Summit

Must-Go Event

“No organization in Colorado brings such a diverse set of cycling people together for 2 days of learning and sharing. It should be your annual ‘Must go’ event!”

~Kris Thompson, Founder, 303cycling.com

Valuable Meeting of the Minds

“The Colorado Bicycle Summit is a valuable meeting of the minds for the Colorado cycling community. They are mindful to include road and MTB aspects, and are mindful of the state’s regional pockets and interests.”

~Jen Taylor, Colorado Plateau Mountain Bike Trail Association, and Mountain Khakis

Who’s Who of the Cycling World

“It was like being surrounded by the who’s who in the cycling world. It gave us (the little club) a feel of what it would be like to achieve greatness. The potential to grow and impact the communities which we live in was inspiring.”

~Summit attendee

For more information about the 2014 Colorado Bicycle Summit, including sponsorships:

Amy Morfas, Bicycle Colorado Deputy Director | amy@bicyclecolorado.org | 303-417-1544 x15