Call for Proposals
The Premier of New South Wales and the Mayor of Sydney, Australia are pleased to be hosting the XV International Conference on Walking and Liveable Communities in October 2014.
The conference will provide a platform to unpack the policies that are working to support people walking and to enable cities to be more walkable. Over the three days of shared debate, it is hoped that delegates will contribute to and learn from the successes of Sydney and other global cities, to benefit their own communities. Whether you are a passionate politician, a concerned campaigner or a progressive practitioner, you are warmly invited to share your experience and be part of the discussion at Walk21 Sydney in October 2014.
You are invited to submit an abstract for the conference online here.
Submissions will be open until 14 March 2104
Key Themes for 2014 are:
Connecting places on foot - focussing on the economic benefits of walking
Walk alive - foucssing on healthy, active living
I walk! - focussing on new, innovative technologies
Paving the way - focussing on the built environment
Full details of the key themes and complimentary themes are available on the website