Introducing Dundee Waterfront Place Active Travel Hub & Cafe

Location

Leisure and Culture Dundee Headquarters, Dundee City Council

Date

28th June 2018

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The 'Introducing Dundee Waterfront Place Active Travel Hub' event was an opportunity for local people and businesses to meet the teams at Dundee City Council and Dundee City Council and find out more about the vision for the upcoming active travel hub and how they could get involved with the development and running of the exciting Active Travel Hub & Café within Dundee’s Waterfront Place civic space.


Councillor Lynne Short: Dundee City Council

Video duration 16 mins

Convener of Dundee City Council's City Development Committee, Councillor Lynne Short, opened the event, giving an overview of the development of the city of Dundee over the years and its ambitions concerning sustainable transport.

Katherine Brough: Cycling Scotland

Video duration 8 mins

Katherine Brough of Cycling Scotland gives an outline of Scotland's ambitions for Active Travel including policies and funding available.


John Berry: Dundee City Council

Video duration 12 mins

John Berry, Team Leader for Sustainable Transport, spoke on the vision and expectations for the Waterfront Place Active Travel Hub & Cafe, and how the space will relate to the city and wider region.


Alistair Kay: Dundee City Council

Video duration 4 mins

Alistair Kay, from Dundee City Council's City Development Department, gives a brief overview of some of the next steps and some of the council's expectations of a future tenant.

Ben Palmer: Open Environments

Video duration 10 mins

Ben Palmer of Open Environments the architects behind the proposed hub gives an overview of the design of the Waterfront Place civic space including buildings and outdoor spaces.


ShareMORE Innovation Pilots:
Meet the buyer event

DATE

14th December 2017

location

Discovery Point, Dundee

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The Meet the Buyer event was a chance to find out about the specific challenges and opportunities in Dundee related to sustainable transport, parking, fleet management and mobility, and learn about the first wave of projects to be run through The MILL called ShareMORE.  It was an opportunity for delegates to meet and talk with the team at Dundee City Council and Urban Foresight. 

Councillor Lynne Short: Dundee City Council

Dundee Changing for the Future

Video duration 7 mins

Councillor Lynne Short, Convener of Dundee City Council's City Development Committee, opened the event, explaining why Dundee is such an ideal location for the creation and coordination of existing and future smart mobility projects.

Simon Tricker: Partnership Manager, Urban Foresight

Video duration 10 mins

Simon Tricker gave an introduction to the The MILL and an overview of the call for ShareMORE innovation pilots.


Gary McRae: Corporate Fleet Manager, Dundee City Council

Video duration 6 mins

Gary McRae talked through the management of the Council's fleet of vehicles including their 87 electric vehicles and associated charging infrastructure. The presentation provided important context relating to Lot 2 of the ShareMORE tender in particular, which is seeking Advanced Fleet Services.


Andrew Kesterton: IT Team Leader, Dundee City Council

Video duration 7 mins

Andrew Kesterton provided an overview of Dundee's open data platform and how it relates to Lot 4 of the ShareMORE tender: Advanced Use of Urban Data.


David Beeton: CEO and Founder, Urban Foresight

Video duration 18 mins (includes John berry Team Leader, Sustainable Transport Dundee City Council discussing Lot 5)

David Beeton answers the audience's questions relating to all the previous presentations.

John Berry: Team Leader, Sustainable Transport Dundee City Council

Video duration 7 mins

John Berry described some of the key mobility challenges faced by the city that The MILL could potentially address.


Kenny Kidd: Acting Team Leader, Dundee City Council

Video duration 5 mins

Kenny Kidd presented an overview of Dundee's parking infrastructure and the plans for future development in this area. The presentation provided important context relating to Lot 3 of the ShareMORE tender: Advanced Parking Services.


Karen Lawson: Corporate Procurement Manager, Dundee City Council

Video duration 3 mins

Karen Lawson, Corporate Procurement Manager at Dundee City Council, described the forthcoming Invitation to Tender and the process for responding.

The ITT was published on 15th January 2018 on Public Contracts Scotland.


John Berry: Team Leader, Sustainable Transport Dundee City Council

Video duration 5 mins

John Berry, Sustainable Transport Team Leader at Dundee City Council, described the potential for a new Cycle Hire Scheme across Dundee.


ITT for the Provision of Smart and Innovative Mobility Services for the MILL