Agenda October 2, 2017

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Time Activity Location
7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast Registration – Mountbatten Court
Breakfast – Mountbatten Lane
8:30 a.m. to 8:50 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks

Teresa Di Felice, CAA SCO
The Honourable Steven Del Duca, Minister of Transportation

Mountbatten Salon
8:50 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Opening Keynote

Rachel Pulfer, Journalists for Human Rights

Mountbatten Salon
9:35 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Breakouts

Workshop A: On the Ground – In Practice

Moderator: Raymond Chan

  • Chaminade College School Students – Our Perspective
  • Kate Berry, Green Communities Canada, and Kristen Evers, Toronto District School Board – School Traffic Management Program
  • Annette Collins, Region of Waterloo – Signing Routes to School: A wayfinding strategy to address perceived time and distance barriers
Stevenson Room
  Workshop B: The Next Steps – Research and Advocacy

Moderator: Joanne Banfield

  • Linda Rothman, Hospital for Sick Kids, Equitable safe road environments for child pedestrians near schools: Where are the school crossing guards?
  • Emily Van Kesteren and Tara MacDaniel, London Middlesex Health Unit – School Travel Planning – Walking in Partnership for Policy & Environmental Improvements
  • Brandon Quigley, Region of Peel – Beyond the School Zone: Taking the next steps in Safe and Active School Travel
Seymour Room
10:45 a.m. to 11:05 a.m. Networking Refreshment Break Mountbatten Lane
11:05 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Panel: What's New in Policy and Practice

Moderator: Andrew Davidson

  • Roger Browne, City of Toronto – Toronto's School Zone Safety Plan
  • Vicky Kyriaco, Ottawa Student Transportation Authority – Ottawa's Experience
  • Jennifer Chapman, Manitoba Infrastructure – School Area Traffic Safety Guidelines
  • Andrew Giesen, City of London – Pedestrian Crossovers: Crossover Levels and what implementation looks like
Mountbatten Salon
12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Lunch Mountbatten Lane
12:25 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. The Honourable Eleanor McMahon, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport Mountbatten Salon
1:15 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Facilitated Session – Creative Workshop

Institute without Boundaries, George Brown College

Mountbatten Salon
3:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Networking Refreshment Break Mountbatten Salon
3:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Panel: Stakeholder Perspectives

Moderator: Teresa Di Felice

Lorenzo Mele, Region of Peel Public Health
Brett Moore, Toronto Police Service
Kent Orr, Chatham-Kent Lambton Administrative School Services
Tom Pechkovsky, York Catholic District School Board

Mountbatten Salon
4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Reception Bb33 Bistro and Brasserie