Putting the Bicycle Industry at the Core of Sustainable Development

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See here the reasons why you can not miss this year’s edition.

2nd World Cycling Forum

A landmark agreement. Ambitious sustainability goals. Profound consequences. The COP Paris Conference of 2015 changes the landscape in the battle against climate change and the bicycle can play a vital role.

 

The 2019 World Cycling Forum addresses the sweeping ramifications of this landmark agreement. It is increasingly clear cycling can play a very important role in the efforts to limit global temperature increase and greenhouse gas emissions. On how the industry is to meet its full sustainability potential, this 2-day international congress features a series of experts that will focus on issues such as. …

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Embracing disruptive technologies

International Climate Conferences and national governments are setting ambitious sustainability goals. Goals that can only be met through radical changes. Like doubling the modal share of cycling in the world’s biggest cities. These grand ambitions put the bicycle industry at the core of sustainable development.

 

But what must the industry do to meet its sustainability potential? What’s needed for manufacturing processes? What kind of materials and technologies can we expect? And what will be the recycling and corporate social responsibility climate?

 

The 2019 World Cycling Forum addresses these in-depth questions. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from the answers presented at the forum. Get better equipped to prosper as these massive changes make their impact felt on the bicycle industry. Join us on June 4 and 5, 2019 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands for the World Cycling Forum 2019.


• Future manufacturing landscape

• Innovative materials & practices

• Sustainable processes & technologies

 

The World Cycling Forum 2019 sets the stage for an industry-level dialogue and provides a series of events suited for networking. This is your chance to participate in the conversation, understand the issues, and in charting a course forward also relevant to your company.

 

The second International Conference for the bike industry takes place at a maritime conference location. Former cruise liner ss Rotterdam (located 7 km from Rotterdam The Hague Airport and only 50 km from Amsterdam Airport) is the floating venue for the 2 nd World Cycling Forum on June 4 and 5, 2019.

Carlo van de Weijer

CARLO VAN DE WEIJER


DIRECTOR SMART MOBILITY, EINDHOVEN UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, NETHERLANDS

4 June • 9h15 • FUTURE URBAN MOBILITY

Carlo van de Weijer (1966) has a Master degree in Mechanical Engineering from the TU Eindhoven and a PhD degree with honors from TU in Graz.

 

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Marc-ter-Haar

MARC TER HAAR


STRATEGIC RELATIONSHIP DIRECTOR AT EY NETHERLANDS

4 June . 5 June

Marc ter Haar works in his daily life at EY in the Netherlands. His title is Strategic Relationship Director and his task is to keep EY top of mind with the larger companies in NL. Both within EY but also externally.

 

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Ronan Le Moguen

RONAN LE MOGUEN


PROJECT LEADER – SUSTAINABILITY IN SUPPLY CHAIN, DECATHLON, FRANCE

4 June • 14h45 • PROCESS – SUSTAINABLE MANUFACTURING PROCESS / TECHONOLOGY

Awarded social entrepreneur in East Africa for 3 years, Ronan joined Decathlon from 2014 in Vietnam to worked with textile suppliers and support the deployment of industrial partnerships strategy.

 

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Quentin Badonnel

QUENTIN BADONNEL


PROJECT LEADER – SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT CHAIN, DECATHLON, FRANCE

4 June • 14h45 • PROCESS – SUSTAINABLE MANUFACTURING PROCESS / TECHONOLOGY

Graduated from a Mechanical engineering School, Quentin joined Decathlon in 2013 to work in the packaging business…

 

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Nicholas Russell

NICHOLAS RUSSELL


ENTREPRENEUR-IN-RESIDENCE, UCL ENGINEERING/CONCEPTIONX.ORG, ENGLAND

4 June • 16h15 • WHO’S PEDDLING? A NEW TAXONOMY OF URBAN MOBILITY

Nicholas Russell is currently Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Conception X, a University of College London Engineering department programme that creates new science and technology companies.

 

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Denis-Pennel

DENIS PENNEL


MANAGING DIRECTOR, WORLD EMPLOYMENT CONFEDERATION, BELGIUM

5 June • 11h30 • DIFFERENT LABOUR REQUIREMENTS OF A CHANGING MANUFACTURING LANDSCAPE

Based on his long term experience in the field of work and industrial relations, Denis Pennel is a well-respected analyst of labour market at European and global level.

 

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Steve-Evans

STEVE EVANS


DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL SUSTAINABILITY, UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE, UK

5 June • 14h30 • SOME SUSTAINABLE FUTURES FOR BICYCLE MANUFACTURING

Steve Evans spent 12 years in industry, finally as Engineering Systems Manager at Martin-Baker Engineering, the world leading manufacturer of ejection seats.

 

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WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION


4 June • 10h00 • UNITED NATIONS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

We are building a better, healthier future for people all over the world.

 

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Gold

24m2 booth at info market

 

Logo insertion in all WCF communication as GOLD partner
(including editorial and in presentations)

 

Possibility for presentation on Day 2
(on a non-commercial topic fitting the congress head topic)

 

4 free tickets for company management and booth crew
(excl. travel and hotel)

 

Possibility to buy max. 4 tickets for business relationships for €500 each
(excl. travel and hotel, worth €1,250 each)

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Silver

9m2 booth at info market

 

Logo insertion in all WCF communication as SILVER partner
(including editorial and in presentations)

 

4 free tickets for company management and booth crew
(excl. travel and hotel)

 

Possibility to buy max. 4 tickets for business relationships for €500 each
(excl. travel and hotel, worth €1,250 each)

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Bronze

6m2 booth at info market

 

Logo insertion in all WCF communication as BRONZE partner
(including editorial and in presentations)

 

2 free tickets for company management and booth crew
(excl. travel and hotel)

 

Possibility to buy max. 2 tickets for business relationships for €500 each
(excl. travel and hotel, worth €1,250 each)

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Tailor your WCF presence to the needs of your business

 

Talk to us for a tailor made partnership!

€ 9,500 ex VAT

€ 6,000 ex VAT

€ 4,000 ex VAT

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Gold

Logo insertion in all WCF communication as GOLD partner
(including editorial and in presentations)

 

24m2 booth at info market

 

Possibility for presentation on Day 2
(on a non-commercial topic fitting the congress head topic)

 

4 free tickets for company management and booth crew
(excl. travel and hotel)

 

Possibility to buy max. 4 tickets for business relationships for €500 each
(excl. travel and hotel, worth €1,250 each)

 

€ 9,500 ex VAT

medal

Silver

9m2 booth at info market

 

Logo insertion in all WCF communication as SILVER partner
(including editorial and in presentations)

 

4 free tickets for company management and booth crew
(excl. travel and hotel)

 

Possibility to buy max. 4 tickets for business relationships for €500 each
(excl. travel and hotel, worth €1,250 each)

 

€ 6,000 ex VAT

louros

Bronze

6m2 booth at info market

 

Logo insertion in all WCF communication as BRONZE partner
(including editorial and in presentations)

 

2 free tickets for company management and booth crew
(excl. travel and hotel)

 

Possibility to buy max. 2 tickets for business relationships for €500 each
(excl. travel and hotel, worth €1,250 each)

 

€ 4,000 ex VAT

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Tailor Made

Benefit from unique and exclusives communication opportunities

 

Tailor your WCF presence to the needs of your business

 

Talk to us for a tailor made partnership!

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