Webinars

Webinars

Walking and Walkability in the Time of COVID-19: New Policies and Practices (May 13, 2020 Webinar)

The coronavirus pandemic has created new realities for every aspect of our lives. This webinar will explore how walking and walkable community advocacy have been affected by physical distancing, stay-at-home orders, a slower economy, and racial and economic disparities in the impact of the virus.  Presentations will discuss why it’s especially important to stay active … Continue reading Walking and Walkability in the Time of COVID-19: New Policies and Practices (May 13, 2020 Webinar)

New Webinar: In Praise of Walking: A New Scientific Exploration – a conversation with author and neuroscientist Shane O’Mara

Webinar Date/Time: June 3rd, 2020 @ 1pm EST, 10 am PST REGISTER HERE – All attendees are entered for a chance to win a copy of the book. You can access a live stream transcript of the webinar here. America Walks invites you to an intimate conversation with author Shane O’Mara on his new book, … Continue reading New Webinar: In Praise of Walking: A New Scientific Exploration – a conversation with author and neuroscientist Shane O’Mara

New Webinar: Research in Action: Trends in How Municipalities Are Addressing Increased Demand for Safe Public Space

Webinar Title: Research in Action: Trends in How Municipalities Are Addressing Increased Demand for Safe Public Space Webinar Date/Time: May 28, 2020 @ 2pm EST, 11 am PST REGISTER HERE You can access a live stream transcript of the webinar here. This webinar will describe various strategies communities are implementing in response to increased demands … Continue reading New Webinar: Research in Action: Trends in How Municipalities Are Addressing Increased Demand for Safe Public Space

New Webinar: Walking and Walkability in the Time of COVID-19: New Policies and Practices

Webinar Title: Walking and Walkability in the Time of COVID-19: New Policies and Practices Webinar Date/Time: May 13, 2020 at 2pm Eastern Standard Time, 11am Pacific REGISTER HERE You can access a live stream transcript of the webinar here. The coronavirus pandemic has created new realities for every aspect of our lives. This webinar will … Continue reading New Webinar: Walking and Walkability in the Time of COVID-19: New Policies and Practices

Unusual Bedfellows: Expanding and Developing New and Different Partnerships (April 15, 2020 Webinar)

For years, the walking movement has recognized the relationships between land use, transportation and health and has promoted cross disciplinary partnerships as essential to building safe, accessible, equitable places to walk and move. These partnerships have been fundamental to the designing, developing and place making of livable, walkable communities. With the increasing evidence of the … Continue reading Unusual Bedfellows: Expanding and Developing New and Different Partnerships (April 15, 2020 Webinar)

Walkability at the Ballot Box (March 11, 2020 Webinar)

It’s an election year, so it’s especially important that our elected officials and decision-makers are educated about issues that are important to our families and communities. Join us as we explore ways to engage with candidates and local officials to prioritize walkability initiatives. This webinar is intended for those just starting out on the walking … Continue reading Walkability at the Ballot Box (March 11, 2020 Webinar)

New Webinar: Unusual Bedfellows- Expanding and Developing New and Different Partnerships

REGISTER HERE Webinar Title: Unusual Bedfellows: Expanding and Developing New and Different Partnerships Webinar Date/Time: April 15, 2020 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific REGISTER HERE You can access a live stream transcript of the webinar here. About the Webinar For years, the walking movement has recognized the relationships between land use, transportation and health and has … Continue reading New Webinar: Unusual Bedfellows- Expanding and Developing New and Different Partnerships

Fall 2020 Webinars

America Walks is excited to continue our webinar programming with these upcoming webinars. Full speaker information and additional materials will be updated closer to the broadcast. All webinars offer closed captioning.    The Black Butterfly: The Harmful Politics of Race and Space in America – a conversation with author Lawrence T. Brown DATE: Wednesday, October … Continue reading Fall 2020 Webinars

Walkability for All- Putting Equity into Practice (February 12, 2020 Webinar)

How do we move beyond talking about equity to building equitable communities? Join us for this month’s webinar where we’ll explore ways individuals and organizations are taking action to create walkable and movable communities for all people. This webinar is intended for those just starting out on the walking path as well as those interested … Continue reading Walkability for All- Putting Equity into Practice (February 12, 2020 Webinar)

New Webinar: Walkability for All- Putting Equity into Practice (February 12, 2020)

REGISTER HERE Webinar Title: Walkability for All- Putting Equity into Practice Webinar Date/Time: February 12, 2020 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific REGISTER HERE ACCESS THE CLOSED CAPTIONING LIVESTREAM HERE About the Webinar How do we move beyond talking about equity to building equitable communities? Join us for this month’s webinar where we’ll explore ways individuals … Continue reading New Webinar: Walkability for All- Putting Equity into Practice (February 12, 2020)