Webinars

Webinars

New Webinar- Mayors’ Challenge for Safer People, Safer Streets

Webinar Title: “Mayors’ Challenge for Safer People, Safer Streets” Date and Time: Friday, May 22nd at 11am Pacific, 2pm Eastern Register HERE America Walks is excited to announce the next free webinar in its second series of 2015, “Mayors’ Challenge for Safer People, Safer Streets.”  This webinar is part of the “Take Action at the Local … Continue reading New Webinar- Mayors’ Challenge for Safer People, Safer Streets

The Fine Art of Messaging Webinar

This webinar is part of the “Take Action at the Local Level” webinar series that calls upon individuals to build community and institutional support for walkable design. The webinar focuses on the research and methods used to develop the Every Body Walk! Messaging Toolkits. Based on research commissioned by the Every Body Walk! Collaborative, this … Continue reading The Fine Art of Messaging Webinar

New Webinar: The Fine Art of Messaging

Webinar Title: “The Fine Art of Messaging” Date and Time: Monday, April 13th at 10am Pacific, 1pm Eastern Register HERE Presenters: America Walks is excited to announce the first free webinar in its second series of 2015, “The Fine Art of Messaging.”  This webinar is part of the “Take Action at the Local Level” webinar series … Continue reading New Webinar: The Fine Art of Messaging

America Walks “What’s Happening in Health Care?” Report

Introduction On Friday, February 20th, America Walks continued the “Inspiring Stories” webinar series with the presentation titled “What’s Happening in Health Care?”   You can view a recording of the webinar HERE. The report is also available for download here. Our presenters shared what their institutions are doing to incorporate health promotion, specifically walking and walkability, … Continue reading America Walks “What’s Happening in Health Care?” Report

America Walks: Lessons From The Experts Webinar

Celebrated speaker and walkability expert Mark Fenton offers a rapid-fire review of best practices for those beginning to build more walkable communities. Many communities are overwhelmed by the apparent technical challenges and cost of making themselves more walkable. But there are compelling, cost efficient, often simple approaches that are ideal first steps. Based on a series … Continue reading America Walks: Lessons From The Experts Webinar

America Walks “What’s Happening In Health Care” Webinar

Walking is one of the healthiest activities you can take up, so this webinar showcases two exciting programs from the health care industry. David Pauer of the Cleveland Clinic describes how doctors, nurses, and other health care workers are modeling healthy behavior through the clinic’s employee wellness program, while Jennifer MacDougall presents BlueCross BlueShield of … Continue reading America Walks “What’s Happening In Health Care” Webinar

America Walks Releases Local Elected Official Webinar Report

America Walks is pleased to offer the report below as a follow-up to our successful February 5, 2015 Webinar “Local Elected Officials Walk the Walk.”  The presentation generated excellent questions and discussion and we hope the conversation will continue to develop.  To find a video recording of the webinar click HERE.  You can also find … Continue reading America Walks Releases Local Elected Official Webinar Report

“Lessons from the Experts” Webinar

Webinar Title: “Lessons from the Experts: 10 First Steps Toward Walkability ” Date and Time: Monday, March 9th at 10am Pacific, 1pm Eastern Webinar Host: Ian Thomas, America Walks Presenter: Mark Fenton, Tufts University Register Here To conclude our “Inspiring Stories” Webinar series on a high note, America Walks presents inspirational speaker and walkability expert Mark Fenton … Continue reading “Lessons from the Experts” Webinar

Local Elected Officials Walk the Walk

Mayors, City Council representatives, and County Board members are in a unique position to influence public policy and funding priorities to create walkable communities. As we will learn in this Webinar, they can utilize the “bully pulpit” to focus enormous media and community attention on a particular issue. They can also educate and empower citizens … Continue reading Local Elected Officials Walk the Walk

The State of Walking Advocacy Organizations in the US

In this webinar, you’ll find out more about the scale and scope of the walking movement in the US. Join America Walks National Coalition Director Kate Kraft and Board Member Wendy Landman to hear: -Results of our 2014 survey of organizations working on walking – the report will be issued just after the webinar. -Resources … Continue reading The State of Walking Advocacy Organizations in the US