Envirorun Lincoln’s Speaker Series – Nebraska Transportation2019-08-08T19:10:28+00:00
Envirorun Lincoln's Speaker Series – Nebraska Transportation


Sunday, August 25, 2019    
6:00pm - 8:00pm


Jayne Snyder Trails Center
228 N 21st St, Lincoln, Nebraska, 68503

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Join us for our next Envirorun Lincoln event!

We’re partnering with Hub Cafe to bring you this month’s Speaker Series which will focus on Nebraska Transportation. This edition of the series features local leaders in an exciting panel discussion on the work they’re doing within local transportation, whether it’s electric, public and more. Listen to them talk about how they got started, the work they’re doing, and how to get involved in the industry.

Our Speaker Series is designed to provide an opportunity to connect with the environmental community, with light refreshments, a casual atmosphere and are always free! You can join us at 6 PM just for the run, 7 PM just for the panel, or both! For this event, we’ll be holding it at the Jayne Snyder Trails Center. 

Featured Speakers

Don Cox, Ph.D.
Retired Professor at Stanford University

Don is a retired Stanford professor of electrical engineering whose vocation is to share his love of electric cars with the public—including letting people drive some of his Teslas.

Brian D. Praeuner
Transit Planner at StarTran

Brian has a 20-year career with StarTran as it’s Transit Planner and holds a degree in Urban Planning.

Jes Slavin
Marketing & Membership Manager at Heartland Bike Share

Jes is the Marketing & Memberships Manager for Heartland Bike Share, the Nebraska based nonprofit that operates both Heartland B-cycle in Omaha and BikeLNK in Lincoln on behalf of the City of Lincoln. Originally from Massachusetts, Jes fell in love with bike commuting while attending Emerson College in Boston and found an amazing bike community in Lincoln while obtaining her Masters at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.