The National Bike Summit is the premier bike advocacy event of the year, uniting the voices of bicyclists on Capitol Hill. In 2014, federal bike funding expires. The 2014 National Bike Summit unites local voices to build momentum in Congress. Growing in size and prominence since its start in 2004, the 2013 Summit drew more than 750 attendees from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and three Canadian provinces. This event includes keynote addresses from top government officials, members of Congress, and leaders from advocacy and industry; workshops that highlight innovative advocacy ideas and trends from around the country; and an organized lobby day to bring the message about the benefits of cycling to elected officials.