Netherlands Embassy in Stockholm, Sweden

Cycling seminar 14 April 2016

Joy, health & economics

Life is nicer when you’re healthy and feel well; cycling is a part of this! The Netherlands Embassy, Trafikutredningsbyrån and Stockholms Stad arrange a cycling seminar in cooperation with the Dutch Cycling Embassy. During the seminar we will outline how cycling fits in a strategy for active living, joy and economic prosperity in the Stockholm region and beyond.

Meet experts on cycling & commute travel habits

During this afternoon we will highlight the economic and health benefits of getting more people to cycle in everyday life. Both Swedish and Dutch experts will present new findings on the subject, as well as tools that contribute to behavioral changes.

Target group
The seminar is aimed at politicians, traffic planners and health strategists who want to be inspired and share experiences. Also media is welcome.

Date & time
14 April, from 13:00 to 16:30, mingle from 16:30 to 18:00.

Venue
Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
Götgatan 16 A
118 46 Stockholm

Pre-meeting from 11:00 to 13:00
Make sure to arrive early. The gates to the court yard of the embassy will be open for the public from 11:00 to 13:00 hours.
Meet representatives and look at products from the following Dutch and Swedish manufacturers of bicycle racks, cargo bikes and bicycle accessories:

Batavus Vartex | Cykelfabriken | Modulkonstruktion & Falco | Urban Bike Wear | Veksø & Velopa

You will be able to buy the brand new book Cykla!: Två hjul som förändrar världen and there will be an opportunity to buy lunch from Kantarellkungen or VegoEkoCykeln.

The embassy court yard is a nice and unique setting for a chat on a bright day. Welcome!

Full details about the program are available in the invitation on the right hand side of this page (in Swedish).