2016: Kharkiv

On October 21-23 2016 Kharkiv was 8th Ukrainian city that hosted the Veloforum Conference. Three days of presentations, discussions and city tours created a platform for knowledge exchange on cycling promotion and infrastructure. A few days later, Kharkiv City Council supported and adopted Kharkiv Cycling Strategy. Congratulations to the city of Kharkiv and everyone involved!  

Conference Programme and Presentations  


Partners and Donors: 

  • European Union
  • European Cyclists’ Federation (ECF)
  • US Agency for International Development (USAID) 
  • Heinrich Boell Foundation Office in Ukraine
  • Deutsch-Russischer Austausch (DRA)
  • Kharkiv National Automobile and Highway University
  • Velogen Project
  • Nextbike, veliki.ua, Sweeter Coffee to Go companies
  • PR Agency Bagels&Letters
  • velotransport.info portal




More photos at the conference’s Facebook page:

Opening day: discussions on the role of bicycle for a city and potential of cycling business 

Day 2: discussions at the university

Bicycle tour

Final Day: presentations and discussions