Abstract for Scientific Colloquium

Nudging towards a communal concept for cycling research Proposer: Katja Leyendecker, Northumbria University, Newcastle UK Relevant themes: Planning and Policy, Engineering and Infrastructure, Socio-Anthropological Keywords: social change, transport politics, conceptual model, framework, transport cycling The Scientific Colloquium is part of Velocity 2017 in Arnhem-Nijmegen Motivation: Velomobility (Koglin, 2014) has been knocking on the door of… Read More Abstract for Scientific Colloquium

Policy abstracts (this ought to be a paper some time)

Freiburg conference = = Status: abstract accepted, but can’t attend for cost reasons, withdrawn = = Freiburg Conference Desirable Transport Futures ABSTRACT – REVISED Katja Leyendecker, PhD researcher, Northumbria University at Newcastle upon Tyne, UK Title: Comparison of transport trajectories in the cities of Bremen (Germany) and Newcastle (UK) with particular focus on cycling and… Read More Policy abstracts (this ought to be a paper some time)

RGS-IBG Mid-term 2016 abstract

Katja Leyendecker, Northumbria University Invading automobility – contesting urban cycle space from above and below Cities are constantly changing and reinventing themselves, through policy, planning and engineering, undergoing transitions, envisaging new fortunes and futures. Yet transport spaces, city roads and streets, have stayed devoted to the private car, even when urban space comes at a premium. Reimaging… Read More RGS-IBG Mid-term 2016 abstract

Abstract for VeloCity 2016 in Taipei

Submitted to Velo-City 2016 Title: Getting low-cycling countries moving – the pivotal roles of advocacy and academia Author(s): Leyendecker, Katja (Dipl-Ing TU) Affiliation: Newcycling.org and Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne UK Abstract: Academia and advocacy are informants, steerers even, of the urban cycling debate, both in high- and in low-cycling countries. With academia providing facts… Read More Abstract for VeloCity 2016 in Taipei