2016 Cycling & Society Symposium


Researching cycling with mobile technologies (GoPro camera). Foto: Lancaster University

Sustainable Cycling Futures. Lancaster University, 29-30 September 2016

The Cycling and Society Symposium comes back home!

The Centre for Mobilities Research and the EPSRC Liveable Cities Programme are proud to host the 13th Cycling and Society Symposium, 12 years after its inception at Lancaster University.

Moving out of the past, this year’s Cycling and Society Symposium aims to focus on the future of cycling.

Contributions are welcome by researchers, practitioners, cycling enthusiasts and advocacy groups on a series of topics that should help us think, reconfigure and hopefully materialise sustainable cycling futures.

Summary timeline
Tuesday 31st May 2016 – deadline for abstract submissions
30th June – presenters notified
30th June – registration opens
12th September – registration closes
11th September – we also welcome extended abstracts of 3,000 words (including bibliography) from participants who are interested in their papers being considered for a special issue on the topic of ‘Sustainable Cycling Futures’
29th and 30th September – symposium in Lancaster

More details about the Call for Abstracts, here (.pdf).




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