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Walk21 Vienna – stepping ahead

The 2015 Walk21 Conference will take place on 20th – 23rd October 2015 in Vienna, Austria. The conference aims to share insights and expertise on how to ‘step ahead’ in urban development and become a walkable city.

The conference slogan “stepping ahead” promotes activities and innovations towards the future of our resilient cities and healthy living environments. During the conference a number of high level speakers will be in attendance including:

  • Hermann Knoflacher, Professor Emeritus, Vienna University of Technology
  • Petra Jens, Pedestrian Advocate, Vienna Mobility Agency
  • Eugene Quinn, Founding member of space and place
  • Maria Vassilakou, Deputy Mayor and Executive City Councillor
  • Harald Frey, Mobility Expert, Vienna University of Technology

This year’s conference is expected to attract over 700 delegates, including experts from the fields of walking promotion, research, policy, planning and delivery.

To find out more about 2015 Walk21 Conference click here.