Edmonton's 5th Annual International Conference on URBAN Traffic Safety
28 April - 2 May 2013, Edmonton, Alberta


Contact: Dorothy Morrison
Tel: +01-780-437-8013

Run - Walk - Ride 4 Traffic Safety
27 April 2013, Office of Traffic Safety, City of Edmonton & ICDR Inc.

In 2012 the City of Edmonton’s Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) and ICDR Inc. initiated the inaugural Run Walk Ride 4 Traffic Safety. The purpose of this event is to increase awareness of vulnerable road users and to raise funds for the Memorial and Traffic Safety Fund, managed by the Edmonton Community Foundation. This fund supports research and initiatives intended to reduce traffic fatalities and injuries in our city.

Contact: Dorothy Morrison
Tel: +01-780-437-8013

OSAID/CYAID conference
9-12 May 2013, Ontario Students Against Impaired Driving/Canadian Youth Against Impaired Driving

This is Canada's best and most fabulous conference for youth and high school students! About 350 young people "doing good" will converge on the campus of Sheridan College in Oakville for three+ days of learning, networking and inspiration; they will take their infused passion back to their communities and do more good there! Ontario Students Against Impaired Driving has been saving lives for almost three decades! Congratulations to the organizaers. Go to for more information and to register.

Contact: Anne Leonard
Tel: +416-485-4411 Email:

Road safety promotion on social media
5-13 May 2013, Youth Association for Safer Alberta ( YASA)

Public awareness week of road safety on social media... YASA with many partners will launch many interventions in this week related to road safety promotion,and will concentrate on promotion of road safety through social media in Canada and the United States of America ( twitter:@yasacanada , linkedin: yasacanada). In addition to that a new road safety site will be launched.

Contact: Mona Akl
Tel: +15873511907