WSP is one of the official partners of the Winter Cycling Congress that will take place in Montreal, February 8 and 9.
Many WSP Canada experts from Calgary, Toronto, Montreal and Quebec City will attend this congress and have the chance to meet their colleagues from Finland, Kalle Vaismaa and Kaisa Karhulaa, who will be speaking about low-priced solutions for improving winter cycling conditions in sparsely populated areas and on how to improve your cycling network.
WSP Canada experts will also be speaking at the conference about the award winning Bike Share Toronto Feasibility Study and snow cleaning of the Jacques Cartier Bridge bike path. For details please consult the schedule below.
Fourmain themes will be touched upon in this congress: infrastructure, education/ promotion/communication, the multiple facets of the practice of cycling in winter (transport, leisure, tourism) and the benefits, impacts and outcomes of winter cycling.
February 8, 11pm
Low-cost Solutions to Promote Year-round Cycling in the Countryside
Kalle Vaismaa - WSP Finland - Finland
February 9, 9pm
High-quality winter maintenance with low cost? Improving the cycling network and its winter maintenance in the city of Rauma
Kaisa Karhula - WSP Finland - Finland
Feasibility study for the expansion of Bike Share Toronto
Aaron Baxter - WSP Canada - Ontario
Sean Wheldrake - Bike Share Toronto - Ontario, Canada
February 9, 11pm
Snow cleaning of the Jacques Cartier Bridge bike path
Animated by Eric Leonard, WSP Canada, Quebec
You can consult the full schedule of the congress here.