Public-Private Partnerships: How to Make Friends and Influence Bike Infrastructure
Jessica Alba, Stanford University | Lauren Bennett, Genentech | Billy Duss, Facebook Seattle | Moderated by Petrice Espinosa, Bikes Make Life Better
One of the main reasons employees say they don’t bike to work is because they don’t feel safe on the streets. This is a tricky problem to solve, since you probably have control over the bike infrastructure on your own campus, but what about the surrounding area? How can you work with your city and community to make the streets more navigable for your employees, in order to encourage more, and safer, bike commuting? More Info
This panel presentation and discussion will share strategies and key lessons learned from three organizations that have successfully engaged with their communities to inspire change and to positively impact the public bike infrastructure around their offices.