Vision Zero: What is It and Why Does It Matter?

Thursday October 29, 10:15 – 11:45am

Everyone is talking about Vision Zero. But what is it, really? And how does it fit into our work to make communities great places for walking? Join us to learn more about the basics and how some are using Vision Zero as a powerful, new tool for change in their communities.

Moderator: Christy Kwan, Programs & Outreach Director, Alliance for Biking & Walking


  • Leah Shahum, Founder/Director, Vision Zero Network
  • Nicole Ferrara, Executive Director, Walk San Francisco
  • Noel Mickelberry, Executive Director, Oregon Walks
  • Caroline Samponaro, Deputy Director, Transportation Alternatives, Families for Safe Streets