Dutch Bicycle Embassy Public Lecture

APA California Chapter, Northern Section


Tuesday, May 9, 2017
7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. PDT

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May 9, 2017

Dutch Bicycle Embassy Public Lecture.

Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM,

Location: San Jose State University, Washington Square Hall Rm 109. The Urban Planning Coalition at San Jose State University is

hosting the Dutch Bicycle Embassy to conduct a public lecture. AICP members have the unique opportunity to learn about transportation

precedents that have been implemented internationally. The Mineta Transportation Institute plans to sponsor this event. Light refreshments

will be provided. 


Worldwide the Netherlands has the highest bicycle use and provides the widest range of cycling know-how, products and

infrastructure. With over 40 years of experience in bicycle policy and practical bicycle solutions, experts from the Dutch Cycling

Embassy will discuss bicycling in the context urban mobility, road safety and emission reductions, social inclusion, and health.


To RSVP contact Julia Menhart at Julia.Menhart@sjsu.edu


Edward Douma

Mr. Edward Douma – Project Coordinator - Dutch Cycling Embassy (https://dutchcycling.nl/) As Project Coordinator of the Dutch Cycling Embassy, Edward handles all incoming project requests and coordinates the projects resulting from these requests. His background in international management allows him to effectively match these requests with the best Dutch experts. Read More

Mirjam Borsboom

Ms. Mirjam Borsboom – Managing Director - Dutch Cycling Embassy (https://dutchcycling.nl/) As Managing Director of the Dutch Cycling Embassy, Mirjam is responsible for the development, operational and financial activities and indicating strategic areas of focus of the Public Private Partnership. With a background in civil engineering she’s able to ... Read More

Bas van Dijk

Mr. Bas van Dijk – Chief Technology Officer & Co-owner - Lumiguide (https://lumiguide.eu/) Bas van Dijk has more than 10 years of experience as a software engineer and has worked in various startups in both the Netherlands as well as in Switzerland. Within LumiGuide, an organization which develops Bicycle Detection and ... Read More

Johan Diepens

Mr. Johan Diepens –Managing Director & Founder - Mobycon (http://www.mobycon.com/) Johan combines expertise in traffic, transport and mobility with sound business sense. By watching changing trends, Johan is able to provide advice that fits the needs of changing societies. It is his ambition to share knowledge in a way ... Read More

Contact Info

Aaron Matthews, aaron.matthews@sjsu.edu