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North Carolina Bike Summit

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NORTH CAROLINA BIKE SUMMIT

OCT 18–20, 2013, (with workshops on Oct. 17 and Oct. 20)Hampton Inn and Suites, 300 E. Main St., Carrboro, NC 27510

Registration is OPEN at ncbikesummit.org! The summit planning committee has been working over-time to put together a very full summit for everyone, and we think you will agree that we have a great program shaping up.In addition to the sessions that take place Friday morning through Sunday morning, there are work-shops and rides on Thursday and on Sunday afternoon. Please note that Thursday’s workshop, Traffic Bicycling for Transportation Professionals, meets the requirements for the League of American Bicyclists Traffic Skills 101 class, which is a prerequisite for the LCI certification class. Also note that CM credits for AICP planners will be applied for through partnership with the North Carolina chapter of the American Planning Association. (The number of CM-eligible sessions has yet to be determined).If you require accommodations, we have arranged a special rate at the brand-new Hampton Inn in Carrboro. Use the code SBS for our room rate of $129, and note that rooms must be reserved by Sept. 18 to take advantage of this rate. After the 18th, the rooms will be released to the public. The link to the hotel ishere.Registerearly to take advantage of the early bird prices, and to reserve your spot. Space is limited! This schedule is still being tweaked and some items may change, so please consider this preliminary. If you have any questions, feel free to contact either Jeff Brubaker at 919-918-7329 or ncbikesummit@gmail.com, or Heidi Perry at 919-618-8199. We look forward to seeing you here in Carrboro in October! Registration costs for the summit are as follows: EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION: $75. (AUG. 1–SEPT. 1).Regular registration: $100. (Sept. 1–Oct. 16).The Traffic Bicycling class on Thursday is being offered at a special summit rate of only $25.We have limited space so be sure to sign up early! Also, if you are interested (or know someone who is) in volunteering at the summit, please contact heidi@unc.edu

For a full description of the summit, here is a link to look through:

http://www.ncactive.org/sites/default/files/bike_summit_prelim_agendaR1i.pdf

Sunday at 11:30 there will be a ride through Carolina North Forest.