Safe Streets Summit 2019

APA Florida, Gold Coast Section

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Monday, February 25, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 5 p.m. EST

Miami, FL, United States

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Overview

The 6th annual Safe Streets Summit is a collaborative effort between the Miami-Dade Transportation Planning Organization, the Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization as well as the Palm Beach Transportation Planning Agency to provide a local yet regionally connected approach to prioritizing and implementing Complete Streets throughout Southeast Florida.

The Safe Streets Summit brings together national speakers, public officials, technical staff, and community partners to elevate our efforts on how to design and implement safe and equitable transportation facilities for all modes of transportation.

Resource URL

https://www.safestreetssummit.org

Speakers

Paul Steely White

Confirmed Speaker

Paul Steely White (@psteely) is the Director of Safety Policy and Advocacy at Bird, where he works with cities to reduce traffic congestion and carbon emissions by providing people with a safe, affordable, and environmentally friendly alternative to cars. From 2004 - 2018, Paul was Executive Director of Transportation Alternatives. Prior ... Read More

Jeffrey Wood

Confirmed Speaker

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Chris Sinclair

Confirmed Speaker

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Ryan Dorsey

Confirmed Speaker

Ryan Dorsey (@electryandorsey) is the City Councilman for Baltimore City’s 3rd District. Elected in 2016, his accomplishments include passing a landmark Complete Streets ordinance which codifies strong equity provisions and certain NACTO design standards, amending Baltimore's fire code to permit safe street design, and increasing bus lane and ... Read More

Tabitha Decker

Confirmed Speaker

Tabitha Decker (@metrophile) is the Deputy Executive Director of TransitCenter, a national foundation working to improve public transit in ways that make cities more just, sustainable, and economically vibrant. Tabitha is a leader of the Bus Turnaround Campaign, a coalition effort that has successfully advocated for better bus service in ... Read More

Carlos Cruz-Casas

Confirmed Speaker

Carlos Cruz-Casas (@c3miami) is the Assistant Director of Strategic Planning for Miami-Dade County’s Department of Transportation and Public Works. His primary focus is to introduce mobility innovation and plan for a fully integrated mobility ecosystem. His career includes both public and private sector experience in the implementation of pedestrian ... Read More

Janisse Schoepp

Confirmed Speaker

Dr. Janisse Schoepp, Ph.D. is Vice President of Operations and Strategy of Health Foundation of South Florida. Janisse Schoepp has been an integral part of strategic planning, program development, research and evaluation at the Health Foundation of South Florida since coming aboard in 2004. Her role includes developing an ... Read More

Kyle Wagenschutz

Confirmed Speaker

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Darcy Kitching

Confirmed Speaker

Darcy Kitching serves as Boulder Program Director and Collaborative Storyteller for the Walk2Connect Cooperative. She develops walking events and active community engagement opportunities for the City of Boulder, Growing Up Boulder and other groups, and collects photographic stories about individuals’ love of walking. With a diverse background in education, community ... Read More

Ashley Hand

Confirmed Speaker

Ashley Z. Hand, AIA, LEED AP BD+C (@azhandkc) is co-founder of CityFi, advising all sectors on the future of cities in a rapidly changing world. Ashley previously served as the LADOT Transportation Technology Strategist where she authored Urban Mobility in a Digital Age, a strategy that defines public policy ... Read More

Emiko Atherton

Confirmed Speaker

Emiko Atherton (@completestreets) is the Director of the National Complete Streets Coalition, a program of Smart Growth America. As the Director, Emiko oversees the Coalition’s federal advocacy, communications, research, and technical assistance programs. She uses her expertise in transportation policy, public health, land use, economic development, and legislation to ... Read More

Alice N. Bravo

Confirmed Speaker

Alice N. Bravo, P.E. is the Director of the Department of Transportation & Public Works, appointed in February 2016. The Department manages the County's roads, traffic signals, bridges, canals, sidewalks, street signs, lights, and stormwater drainage; as well as Miami-Dade Transit, Florida’s largest public transit system and 15th in the U.S. In her career, Ms. Bravo has managed numerous P3 projects making significant improvements to mobility. She is a Civil ... Read More

Anthony Foxx

Confirmed Speaker

Secretary Anthony Foxx is the Chief Policy Officer at Lyft who formerly served as the 17th United States Secretary of Transportation and as mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina. As Chief Policy Officer at ride-sharing powerhouse Lyft, he works to develop government partnerships and serves as adviser to Lyft's president ... Read More

Rebecca Serna

Confirmed Speaker

Atlanta Bicycle Coalition Executive Director Rebecca Serna has a Master’s degree from Georgia State's Andrew Young School of Policy Studies in Urban Policy in Planning and Nonprofit Management. Serna was a bike/ped intern with the Georgia DOT and draws on her experience as a Fulbright in Bogotá ... Read More

Contact Info

Alba Rubio, alba@urbanhs.com