Bikeatoga is offering scholarships to assist Saratoga area residents to attend the New York State Bike Summit to be held in Albany New York September 15. New York Bicycling Coalition is holding the conference. For those interested in bike advocacy and would like to attend the conference, contact Bikeatoga for scholarship information. Please contact Bikeatoga with a statement of your interest in bike advocacy and an explanation of your scholarship need.
Here is more info on the summit:
September 15th, 2017
Hearst Media Center, Albany
NYBC is holding the first ever New York State Bike Summit in Albany at the newly constructed Hearst Media Center! This inaugural Bike Summit will bring together many organizations and constituencies leading the growing bike movement across New York State with the goal of making New York the most bicycle friendly state in the country.The diverse constituency at the Summit will include:
– Bicycle advocacy organizations
– Government representatives
– Trail groups
– Event leaders
– Members of the bicycle industry
– Transportation and planning professionals
– Environmental and health agencies
– Bicycle clubs
– Bicycle retailers
– Community bike shops & more!
All attendees will have the opportunity to interact with the entire span of the bike movement and help shape strategies to implement the shared vision of creating a leading bicycle friendly state.