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Activating Transportation in Winston-Salem 

Tuesday May 7, 2013 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Free lunch included!

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Wake Forest Biotech Place


575 N. Patterson Avenue

Winston-Salem, NC 27101

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Parking will be available in the Visitor Lot and Parking Lot A. The auditorium is located on the first floor of Wake Forest Biotech Place.


Activating Transportation in Winston-Salem


Meet our presenter Matthew Burczyk! 

Matthew Burczyk


Matthew Burczyk serves as the Bicycle & Pedestrian Coordinator for the Winston-Salem Urban Area, where he is working to build a strong cycling and walking environment through infrastructure improvements and educational and promotional programming. Prior to joining the City of Winston-Salem, Matthew served as a transportation planner for a consulting firm in Madison, Wisconsin, and as the Bicycle & Pedestrian Coordinator for the University of Wisconsin- Madison, a silver-level bicycle friendly organization.

Matthew is a League Cycling Instructor through the League of American Bicyclists education program and is partnering with local Winston-Salem cyclists to build an active transportation advocacy movement.

After obtaining a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, he went on to earn a master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Matthew has served on the board of directors for the Piedmont Environmental Alliance and is the co-founder of the Winston-Salem Community Bike Ride.

Join us as Matthew kicks off the latest program from Innovation Quarter, Boost! with a seminar titled, "Activating Transportation in Winston-Salem."  Title rhyme!  This presentation will be helpful for those individuals interested in learning how the city is encouraging active transportation and what you can do to help make Winston-Salem more bikeable and walkable! A complimentary lunch will be served.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Wake Forest Innovations