RECOVERY THROUGH SAFETY & MOBILITY

VISION ZERO PHL WEEK 2021

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Vision Zero PHL Week Program

March 22 – March 26, 2021

Monday, March 22

PHILADELPHIA | 12pm – 3pm

Keynote

Robin Hutcheson | Deputy Assistant Secretary for Safety Policy, U.S. Department of Transportation

Panel 1

Michael Carroll | Deputy Managing Director, Office of Transportation, Infrastructure & Sustainability (oTIS), City of Philadelphia

John Taylor | Archier & Grenier P.C.

Panel 2

Ryan Russo | Director, OakDOT

Joseph Barr | Director of Traffic, Parking and Transportation, City of Cambridge

Betty Smoot-Madison | Mobility Director, Strategy & Planning, City of Atlanta Department of Transportation

Tuesday, March 23

RETHINKING VISION ZERO – Pandemic Opportunities to Aid in Recovery | 12pm – 3pm

Keynote

Salvador Rueda | President, Urban Ecology and Territorial Foundation

Panel 1

Sara Studdard | Director of Local Innovation, People for Bikes

Panel 2

Leslie Richards | General Manager, SEPTA

Christopher Puchalsky | Director of Policy & Strategic Initiatives, Office of Transportation, Infrastructure & Sustainability (oTIS), City of Philadelphia

Kristin Gavin-Wisniewski | Indego General ManagerBicycle Transit Systems

Wednesday, March 24

GREATER PHILADELPHIA | 12pm – 3pm

Keynote

Melissa Batula | Deputy Secretary for Highway Administration, PennDOT

Panel 1

Jerry Foster | Transportation Safety Educator and Safe Routes to School Coordinator, Greater Mercer Transportation Management Agency

Robert Pento | Manager, Traffic Engineering and Permits, PennDOT

Panel 2

Wesley Kumfer | Engineering Research Associate, UNC Highway Safety Research Center

Rob Henry | Executive Director, Greater Valley Forge Transportation Management Agency

Thursday, March 25

COMMUNITY | 12pm – 3pm

Keynote

Andrew Howard | Director of Placemaking, Co-Founder of Team Better Block

Panel 1

Ashwat Narayanan | Our Streets Minneapolis

Mel Price | Principal, Work Program Architects

Tara Woody | Safe Routes Philly Coordinator

Panel 2

De’Wayne Drummond | Mantua Civic Association

Kristin Albee | SOSNA

Friday, March 26

EQUITY | 12pm – 3pm

Keynote

Charles BrownEdward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University

Panel 1

Angie Schmitt | Author of Right of Way: Race, Class, and the Silent Epidemic of Pedestrian Deaths in America

Charles BrownEdward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University

Closing remarks

Mayor Jim Kenney

More speakers and panel descriptions will be added daily!

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