Jakob Schiøtt Stenbæk Madsen

Political consultant at Danish Cyclists' Federation

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IS IT A BIRD

IS IT A BIRD

| January 24, 2014

IS IT A BIRD is a strategic innovation agency. We specialize in understanding behavior and use insights about people’s lives to develop and rethink cities, organisations, products and services. Our style is empathetic and passionate. Our mission is sustained change.

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The biggest news items of 2013

The biggest news items of 2013

| December 30, 2013

We have had a look at what our readers liked in 2013. Perhaps you missed some of the articles?

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Press release: Cyclists and Cycling Around the World

Press release: Cyclists and Cycling Around the World

| November 19, 2013

“Cyclists and Cycling Around the World” is a visionary book of remarkable breadth, highlighting the increasingly valuable and fascinatingly complex role of the bicycle in contemporary urban life and experience.

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Cycling safety – what Copenhagen can teach global cities

Cycling safety – what Copenhagen can teach global cities

| November 12, 2013

Mobility, planning and cycling: a study from Lund University in Sweden has compared the role of urban cycling and transport planning in Copenhagen, Denmark, and Stockholm, Sweden, and the results could serve as a guide for other cities struggling with cycling safety. Watch a small teaser for the PhD study.

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It Pays Off to Bike to School

It Pays Off to Bike to School

| August 26, 2013

Getting children to bike to school benefits society in terms of both economy, health, and congestion says new report.  COWI has analyzed the effect of the popular Bike to School campaign which is organized by the Danish Cyclists’ federation and TrygFonden.

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Es macht sich bezahlt, zur Schule zu radeln

Es macht sich bezahlt, zur Schule zu radeln

| August 26, 2013

Kinder mit dem Fahrrad den Schulweg bewältigen zu lassen, dient der Gesellschaft sowohl  in Hinblick auf Wirtschaft und Gesundheit als auch auf die Verkehrsbelastung, besagt eine neue Studie. COWI hat die Auswirkungen der beliebten Kampagne „Bike to School“ untersucht, die von der Danish Cyclists´ Federation und dem TrygFond organisiert wird.

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Collection of Cycle Concepts 2012

Collection of Cycle Concepts 2012

“Collection of Cycle Concepts 2012″ contains the most recent Danish bicycle knowhow on everything from infrastructure and road to campaigns and life style and updates the field since the publication of the first edition of “Collection of Cycle Concepts” from 2000.

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Hep Monatzeder awarded!

Hep Monatzeder awarded!

The Mayor of Münich, Hep Monatzeder, has just been awarded with the Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion 2013 at the Velo-City 2013 Conference in Vienna.

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Fahrradartikeln aus Dänemark.Juni 2013

Fahrradartikeln aus Dänemark.Juni 2013

Inhalt Treffen mit der Dänischen Fahrradbotschaft auf der Velo-City 2013 500 Meter langer Fahrradparkplatz Neue Fußgänger- und Fahrradbrücke in Odense Danish Cyclists´ Federation startet neue Kindergarten-Kampagne Bikeability Radfahren und mobile Anwendungen Odense begeistert Kinder fürs Radfahren Chefs netzwerken im Fahrradsattel Volle Ausgabe in PDF HIER

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Leaders jump in the saddle to network

Leaders jump in the saddle to network

Randers has had such great success getting more people to jump on the bike that local business leaders have been inspired to form their own cycling network. Instead of meeting in an office, they hold their meetings in the saddle.

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Newsletter 11.June 2013

Newsletter 11.June 2013

Get the latests results from the research project, Bikeability, find inspiration on how to motivate business leaders to jump in the saddle, and much more. Read our latest newsletter from June 2013.

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Chefs netzwerken im Fahrradsattel

Chefs netzwerken im Fahrradsattel

Die Fahrradstadt Randers ist mit ihrer Motivationskampagne fürs Radfahren so erfolgreich, dass nun Führungspersönlichkeiten aus dem Wirtschaftsleben der Stadt sich inspiriert fühlten, ihr eigenes Fahrradnetzwerk zu gründen. Statt sich um einen Tisch herum zu versammeln, tauschen sie sich von Sattel zu Sattel aus.

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Copenhagen’s Bicycle Account

Copenhagen’s Bicycle Account

Historically high levels of cycling in Copenhagen. Copenhagen’s new Bicycle Account 2012 has just hit the streets.

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Bicycles in the media

Bicycles in the media

International news from the world of bicycles. The Cycling Embassy of Denmark monitors the media and posts links to the stories here

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Call for nominees: Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion 2013

Call for nominees: Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion 2013

This summer, the Cycling Embassy of Denmark will award an individual or an organisation with the Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion 2013 for the fifth time. But we need your help to nominate the truly dedicated cycling promoters. Who is to follow the previous winners, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, New York City; Roelof Wittink, Dutch Cycling […]

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‘Herning Bikes’ in the middle of Jutland

‘Herning Bikes’ in the middle of Jutland

In the middle-sized Danish town of Herning, 2012 was an important year for cycling. The Giro d’Italia mania had barely passed before Herning was chosen as ‘Cycle City of the Year’. The town’s efforts to boost cycling had already paid off, although they had just begun.

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Aufruf zur Nominierung: Vorreiterpreis für Förderung des Radfahrens 2013

Aufruf zur Nominierung: Vorreiterpreis für Förderung des Radfahrens 2013

Diesen Sommer wird die dänische Fahrradbotschaft zum fünften Mal eine Persönlichkeit oder eine Organisation mit dem Preis für die Führungsposition bei der Förderung des Fahrradfahrens auszeichnen. Aber wir brauchen Eure Hilfe dabei, die wirklich preiswürdigen Fahrrad-Unterstützer zu nominieren. Wer soll den früheren Siegern Bürgermeister Michael Bloomberg, New York City, Roelof Wittink, Niederländische Fahrradbotschaft, Lake Sagaris, […]

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”Herning fährt Rad” in der Mitte Jütlands

”Herning fährt Rad” in der Mitte Jütlands

2013 war für Herning das Jahr des Fahrrads – kaum hatte das Giro d´ Italia-Fieber sich gelegt, da wurde Herning zur Fahrradstadt des Jahres 2012 ernannt. Die Arbeit an der Fahrradsatzung trug schon Früchte, obwohl sie gerade begonnen hatte.

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The biggest news items of 2012

The biggest news items of 2012

| January 13, 2013

A roundup of what was popular on our site in 2012. We have had a look at what our readers liked in 2012. Perhaps you missed some of the news items?

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State of Green

State of Green

| November 8, 2012

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