Summit Schedule

Submitted by Maggie Ardito on Mon, 07/03/2017 - 08:37

Thursday Oct 26, 2017 

  • Afternoon: Stakeholder Meetings: Planning, organize panels, review documents
  • Evening:  Happy Hour reception

Friday Oct 27  

  • All Day: Main Program – Presentations/Panels/Breakouts
  • Social Meetups in Artisan Alley 

Saturday Oct 28  -  Bike Fair, mentoring

  • Safety Training
  • Spooks and Spokes Ride
  • Costume and bike decor contest
  • helmets and safety gear by FDOT, R2CTPO and others

Summit Theme and Purpose

The Summit theme is SYNERGY - the mutually beneficial, reinforcing relationships, that trails bring to individuals and communities  

  • Active Mobility
  • Safe biking and walking - safe routes to trails, parks, schools and shopping
  • Multi-modal Connections - SunRail and buses
  • Economic Development and Revitalization
  • Cycle Tourism - affluent, ecology-conscious visitors
  • Healthy, Vibrant Communities
  • Healthy, Happy People
  • Active Aging

The Summit purpose 

  • to advance the evolution and image of the Loop
  • to raise awareness of the SJR2C Loop Alliance
  • to reinforce connections and relationships with communities and organizations
  • to increase volunteers, friends and sponsors of the Loop 
  • to increase awareness of Locally-Resourceful Trail-Oriented Development and revitalization projects such as the Tri-County Agritourism Corridor