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Tuesday, March 8 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Vision Zero: A Powerful Approach to Safe Mobility for All CM 1.5

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What is Vision Zero and why is everyone talking about it lately? Join this discussion to find out how Vision Zero -- the Swedish concept of eliminating traffic fatalities and severe injuries among all road users -- is gaining unprecedented momentum in the U.S. Hear from leaders at the local, state, and national levels about how Vision Zero is starting to change the conversation around how we think about street space and who has responsibility for safety. Find out how goals around more and better biking are being advanced thru Vision Zero.

This session qualifies for 1.5 CM credits 

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Tamika Butler

Executive Director, Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition
Executive Director, Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition

Nick Jackson

Vice President, Toole Design Group
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Barbara Jacobson

Programs Director, MassBike

Leah Shahum

Director, Vision Zero Network
- Founded Vision Zero Network last year, helping to advance Vision Zero & support communities' efforts to ensure safe mobility for *all* road users. - Serve of Board of Directors of the Alliance for Biking & Walking. - Former Executive Director of the SF Bicycle Coalition.

Becca Wolfson

Interim Executive Director, Boston Cyclists Union
I'm passionate about Vision Zero. I am a year-round daily bike commuter. About to ramp up an advocacy campaign - what have been your most successful on-the-ground organizing tactics?

Sam Zimbabwe

District Department of Transportation

Tuesday March 8, 2016 2:30pm - 4:00pm EST
Congressional A