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Velo-City 2013 in Wien

Velo-City 2013 in Wien

| August 27, 2013

Vom 11. bis 14. Juni 2013 trafen sich über 1.400 Verkehrsplaner, Architekten, Berater, Forscher, Entscheidungsträger, NGOs und Fahrradenthusiasten in Wien, um sich gegenseitig zu inspirieren und ihr Wissen darüber, wie das Fahrrad als Transportmittel weitere Verbreitung finden kann, zu teilen.

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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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Chicagohagen: lessons learned from Denmark

Chicagohagen: lessons learned from Denmark

| August 26, 2013

Once the stomping grounds of Al Capone, Chicago’s ambition is now to become the number one cycle city in the U.S. In July, they journeyed to Copenhagen to seek counsel and inspiration from members of the Cycling Embassy of Denmark on how to become “Chicagohagen.”

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Are cyclists good customers?

Are cyclists good customers?

| August 26, 2013

This was the question asked in a comprehensive study conducted by the City of Copenhagen on the link between shopping and transport mode. The answer is yes!

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Thoughts on Velo-City 2013 in Vienna

Thoughts on Velo-City 2013 in Vienna

| August 26, 2013

June 11-14, more than 1,400 traffic planners, architects, consultants, scholars, decision makers, NGOs and bicycle enthusiasts met in Vienna to inspire and share their knowledge on promoting cycling as a means of transport. A delegation of 25 represented the CED, and like the other conference goers, we had an amazing bicycle week in Vienna.

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Sind Radfahrer gute Konsumenten?

Sind Radfahrer gute Konsumenten?

| August 26, 2013

Das war die Leitfrage in einer Studie zum Einkaufsverhalten von Radfahrern, die von der Stadt Kopenhagen in Auftrag gegeben wurde. Die Antwort lautet: Ja!

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Chicagohagen: Gesammelte Erfahrungen aus Dänemark

Chicagohagen: Gesammelte Erfahrungen aus Dänemark

| August 26, 2013

Chicago, die Heimat von Al Capone, setzt heute darauf, die Top-Fahrradstadt der Vereinigten Staaten zu werden. Im Juli reiste man deswegen nach Kopenhagen, um bei den Mitgliedern der Dänischen Fahrradbotschaft Rat und Inspiration dafür zu holen, wie Chicago am besten zu „Chicagohagen“ werden kann.

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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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Copenhagen’ s new bike share system unveiled

Copenhagen’ s new bike share system unveiled

| August 23, 2013

The wait will soon be over: the Municipalities of Copenhagen and Frederiksberg are getting a new bike share system. The new bikes were presented by Minister of Transport, Pia Olsen Dyhr, Mayor of Copenhagen’s Technical and Environmental Administration, Ayfer Baykal, and Mayor of Frederiskberg, Jørgen Glenthøj.

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Cycling: the city changer

Cycling: the city changer

| August 20, 2013

“Cities around the world are looking to cycling as a way to cut congestion, reduce pollution and encourage exercise among their citizens, but how do you turn a network of crowded streets into a streamlined, safe and welcoming environment for cyclists?”

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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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Chicago enroute to ‘Copenhagenization’

Chicago enroute to ‘Copenhagenization’

| July 22, 2013

In mid-July, a group of 18 Chicagoans including Deputy Mayor, Steve Koch, went on a study trip to Copenhagen to seek the council of Danish experts.

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Visit Reelight at Eurobike

Visit Reelight at Eurobike

| July 22, 2013

At this year’s Eurobike in August, you can meet winner of the Reddot design award and member of the Cycling Embassy of Denmark. This year Reelight is adding 3 new, innovative and useful products to the Reelight range. Meet Reelight at booth A5-408.

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Copenhagen Most Liveable City 2013

Copenhagen Most Liveable City 2013

| June 18, 2013

According to the lifestyle magazine Monocle, Copenhagen is the world’s most liveable city. It is the second time the Danish capital wins the title, the last time being in 2008. Then and now, bicycles play an essential role for Copenhagen’s high level of life quality for the city’s residents and visitors.

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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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Meet the Cycling Embassy of Denmark at Velo-city 2013

Meet the Cycling Embassy of Denmark at Velo-city 2013

| June 5, 2013

In June 2013, city and traffic planners, NGOs, researchers and other cycle experts from around the world will gather at Velo-city 2013 in Vienna. Of course, the Cycling Embassy of Denmark will also be on the spot. Come and meet us at our exhibit and exchange knowledge with us.

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500 meters of bicycle parking

500 meters of bicycle parking

| June 5, 2013

Is Copenhagen getting the world’s longest bike rack? No, but they are getting 1,000 new bicycle parking spaces before summer.

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New bridge for pedestrians and cyclists in Odense

New bridge for pedestrians and cyclists in Odense

| June 5, 2013

Danish infrastructure design specialists Gottlieb Paludan Architects head the winning team of the invited project competition for a new foot and cycle bridge across the railway in the centre of Odense, the third-largest city in Denmark.

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The Danish Cyclists’ Federation launches new campaign for kindergartens

The Danish Cyclists’ Federation launches new campaign for kindergartens

| June 5, 2013

In May 2013, the Danish Cyclists’ Federation launched its new campaign, ”We can bike!” The campaign is based on the concept of “Cycling Games” and brings the bike into Danish kindergartens.

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