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Thursday, April 20, 2017

April General Meeting

The April General Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, April 20th and will take place at Dynamo - the velostation of Bologna, via dell'Indipendenza 71z.  Social greetings will begin at 7.15pm at the Velo-City Bar inside the velostation.  At 8pm Simona Larghetti, a co-founder of Dynamo, will provide us with tour of the space, discuss how the station works,  and most importantly, share the story of how it came to be following the efforts of the bike enthusiasts and activists behind Dynamo. 


Dynamo -Velostazione di Bologna, via dell'Indipendenza 71z  Map


 Thursday, April 20th, social greetings beginning at 7:15pm and the presentation-tour at 8pm


 A female guest who may be interested in joining IWF


Simona Larghetti is an activist and entrepreneur that has been actively promoting bike mobility and safety since 2008. She is President of Salvaiciclisti Bologna ("Save the Cyclists" a local association), Consulta della Bicicletta (the city council for sustainable mobility) and Italian Cycling Embassy.  Simona is a co-founder and currently the Project Manager of Dynamo, the Velostation of Bologna that functions as bike parking, rental and repair shop, and as a cultural space and community hub for mobility issues.  Established in 2014, Dynamo has hosted more than 20.000 cyclists.