Podcasts

 I travel the world with my microphone to collect stories, experiences and specific solutions, all centred around the question ‘How can we keep metropolitan areas accessible in a sustainable way?’.

I make special podcast series for companies and governmental institutions and I am part of the Expert Podcast Network of Business News Radio (BNR) in Amsterdam.

 

Laura Dierenfield on Cycling in the Heart of Texas

“We often shunned these temporary pop-ups because a day or two days to us is a lot of effort for not a lot of return. But now it’s so different.” Active transport manager Laura Dierenfield (City of Austin) speaks with Geert Kloppenburg and Chris Bruntlett (Dutch Cycling Embassy) about the influence of covid-19 on transportation in Austin (Texas), the Healthy Streets Initiative, and the benefit of study tours.

This episode is a collaboration with the Dutch Cycling Embassy.

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Burkhard Stork on the future of cycling in Germany

“In the majority of countries the idea that cyclists should cycle between cars and do not need real own infrastructure, is still dominant.” Burkhard Stork, director of the German Cycling Association (AFDC) speaks with Geert Kloppenburg and Chris Bruntlett (Dutch Cycling Embassy) about the influence of vehicular cycling on the German bike infrastructure and how building a Dutch cycling network with American speed will shape the future of German cycling.

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Niels van Oort on the bike-transit combination

“What is funny about the bike-transit combination is that, on the one hand, it is complementary to each other but it is also competitive.” Niels van Oort, co-director of the Smart Public Transport Lab speaks with Geert Kloppenburg and Chris Bruntlett about his research on shared bikes and the bike-transit combination.

The discussed articles can be found here: https://bit.ly/2XIZBXV

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Professor of Public Transport Graham Currie on Change

“Change never really happens that quickly, however if you were to take a ten year perspective on your life and look at what changed in that period, you would be pretty amazed at how much had occurred.” Graham Currie, Professor of Public Transport at Monash University (Melbourne, Australia) speaks with Geert Kloppenburg about how we can bridge the gap between university and industry, why it is so hard to change the mobility industry, and why driverless cars are not the change that we are looking for.

World Transit Group Clearinghouse website: https://www.worldtransitresearch.info/
Public Transit Research Group website: http://publictransportresearchgroup.info/

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Kent Lundberg on Access for Everyone in Auckland

“What would it mean if we actually treated pedestrians as we did motorways?” Urban planner Kent Lundberg (MRCagney) in conversation with Geert Kloppenburg and Chris Bruntlett (Dutch Cycling Embassy) on Auckland’s city center masterplan ‘Access for Everyone’ and more.

For more information on A4E: https://www.aucklandccmp.co.nz/

This episode was made in collaboration with the Dutch Cycling Embassy.

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Cycling through Paris with the Deputy Mayor of Paris, Christophe Najdovski

‘Banning cars in Parisian tunnels to make way for cyclists, a miracle?’ In this podcast, I cycle through Paris with Christophe Najdovski, the deputy mayor, to get at street level view of what Paris is doing making and why they are making this massive change.
(To not only listen, but also see how we cycle through Paris, go to www.geertkloppenburg.nl/visuals)

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In gesprek met Mirjam Borsboom directeur Dutch Cycling Embassy

Net terug uit Bogota met premier Mark Rutte, vertelt de bevlogen ingenieur Mirjam Borsboom, directeur van Dutch Cycling Embassy, in dit boeiende gesprek uitgebreid over de enorme potentie van onze Hollandse fietscultuur als echt nieuwe export product in het buitenland.

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