You are invited to ThinkBike 2015, a celebration and study of how biking can make Miami more livable and sustainable.
Led by an experienced team of Dutch urban planning and mobility experts, ThinkBike 2015 features free public presentations and events at HistoryMiami in downtown Miami.
ThinkBike 2015 will focus on The Underline, the transformative 10-mile linear park and urban trail below Metrorail from the Miami River to Dadeland South, and how it can enhance connectivity, mobility, and biking safety for hundreds of thousands of residents and visitors.
Monday, January 12, 9am-12pm: Opening Session
Presentation of Dutch best practices for bike infrastructure, planning, and implementation. Experts will share how the Netherlands was transformed into the world’s most bike-friendly country, where the bike is used as an alternative to driving a car. Sign up on Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/1vpCwAv
LoveBike: Enter to win a VanMoof bike courtesy of The Netherlands Consulate in Miami. Visit www.theunderline.org/lovebike, tell us what you like and don’t like about biking in Miami. Entries accepted through January 12, 2015.
Thursday, January 15th, 1pm-3:30pm: Closing Presentation
Features the findings and recommendations for The Underline’s implementation by renowned mobility and infrastructure experts. Sign up on Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/14aS1qu
Thursday, January 15th, 3:30pm-5pm: Party in the Plaza
ThinkBike 2015 concludes with the presentation of a VanMoof bicycle to the LoveBike contest winner followed by a free party on the HistoryMiami Plaza. Sign up on Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/1vpCUPs
ThinkBike 2015 is brought to you by the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, in cooperation with Miami-Dade County, Miami-Dade Metropolitan Planning Organization, Friends of the Underline, the Dutch Cycling Embassy, Bike305 and The Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade.