We welcome your ideas for this 4-day event (with WCN AGM) to be held in Prague in autumn 2009.
A - Results from survey:
Results of the survey at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=6v51nHjeggFfJggmS21cZw_3d_3d (21 responses)
November - best month (50 per cent) Late October (44 percent)
4 day event: Thur-Sun suggested
Decision: 5-8 Nov, to be confirmed by ICC meeting and change approved by funder
Other survey results: most popular workshop: on carfree events and actions also EU policy and interaction least favourite still got 33 per cent (media) 72 percent interested in network development 56 per cent mobility justice 11 people ready to lead a workshop
B - collection of programme ideas - theme & speakers:
Report and/or Workshop on ...
Carfree Day Events & Actions:
There was a very large and succesful cfd in Hannover, full of street events, at May 17, 2009 (see map with big closed area in http://www.hannover.de/autofrei)
Markus asked already the organising woman from Hannover city admin, she is interested to come and present, and wcn-member-org "autofrei leben!" could sponsor her travel costs - but all needs to be confirmed finally (as soon as Seminar-date is confirmed finally).
In case it doesn`t work for what-ever reason:
- alternatives ??
EU policy and interaction:
- speaker ?
- speaker ?
- speaker ?
Workshop: experiences with, develop wcn-policy on green-washing, give recommendations etc
Markus ask LobbyControl.de-people if they have or know speakers related to transport
Jason should facilitate this (not yet asked)
Peak-Oil and its local consequences:
"think global - act local", political "Peak-Oil-resolutions" at community level etc, good example S.F. and other cities
Simon will ask monbiot.com, see
if he refuses,
Markus will ask Paul Nellen, german journalist-expert for Peak-Oil
maybe invite TransitionTown people, Simon contacts Todd Limann/UK ?
- Markus ask Felix Creutzig, he wrote something about that ( http://creutzig.berkeley.edu/, now back in Berlin, very interested in carfree issues)
- Simon: ask Werner Broeg / Jillian Anable from socialdata ??
Swiss transport policies:
- the CAS people (wcn member org) could report, Beat is very interested to come to the seminar
Carfree Movie Night:
- "The End Of Suburbia" (http://www.endofsuburbia.com/ +
- "The Age Of Stupid"
- new movie from auto*mat (member org): Documentary on Prague bike and anti-car movement
Details from Danie Mourek (tbc) and at http://www.automatfilm.cz/