Walkable City Seoul: Pedestrian Safety and Smart Mobility
May 28(Fri.), 202109:00~10:20(KST) / 20:00~21:20(EDT) / 01:00~02:20(GMT)
Data and how we know what to want
May 28(Fri.), 202110:30~11:50(KST) / 21:30~22:50(EDT) / 02:30~03:50(GMT)
With more data at our finger tips than ever before, do we know enough and the right things about walking and what people want to make informed decisions? Who decides what data to collect and how it is used? These questions will be explored from different perspectives including government, advocates and practitioners.
Oral Presentation 4
Improving the walking environment and addressing air pollution: It’s a win-win!
May 28(Fri.), 202113:00~14:20(KST) / 00:00~01:20(EDT) / 05:00~06:20(GMT)
When we talk about the experience of walkability it is not only the built form but the surrounding air and noise that impacts on both our pleasure and our health while we walk. This session will explore how advocates for good air and good walking streets are allies in the necessary campaigns to improve our communities and encourage people to walk.
Oral Presentation 5
Measuring Walking: the invisible asset and how to make it more visible
May 28(Fri.), 202114:30~15:50(KST) / 01:30~02:50(EDT) / 06:30~07:50(GMT)
Building on past workshops at Walk21 to develop an agreed set of international indicators for measuring walking, this session will explore how existing international data sets could be viewed through a walking lens to illustrate the variation in walking experiences around the world. It will include a discussion on the limits and opportunity to use data to make the walking asset more visible and stimulate action to improve it.
Oral Presentation 6
Understanding and creating safe places for people to walkUnderstanding and creating safe places for people to walk
May 28(Fri.), 202116:00~17:20(KST) 03:00~04:20(EDT) 08:00~09:20(GMT)
With the dawn of the Second Decade of Action for Road Safety, mode shift to more walking and cycling is recognised as a key road safety action. This session will explore initiatives from Colombia, Russia and India and research from Korea about making our streets safer for walking, especially for the vulnerable.
Walking as the key to sociality
May 28(Fri.), 202117:30~18:00(KST) / 04:30~05:00(EDT) / 09:30~10:00(GMT)
Conference Report & Conclusions
May 28(Fri.), 202118:00~18:30(KST) / 05:00~05:30(EDT) / 10:00~10:30(GMT)
May 28(Fri.), 202118:30~18:45(KST) / 05:30~05:45(EDT) / 10:30~10:45(GMT)