Join us for a day of stellar presentations and networking.
Please note fleet operators and NGOs will receive a $50 registration discount. To obtain the discount, please contact Managing Director Catherine Rips at 760-341-2924.
Cal EPA Building, 1001 H Street, Sacramento, CA, 2nd Floor Auditorium
8 a.m. - Registration and Networking
Come early to register. Enjoy a Continental breakfast and networking opportunities.
9 a.m. - Welcoming Comments
Hank Wedaa, President, CHBC, will introduce our host; Catherine Rips, Managing Director, will discuss CHBC's May 28 Legislative Outreach event
9:30 a.m. - Overview of Hydrogen Activities at California Air Resources Board
Analisa Bevan, Chief, Sustainable Technology Branch, ARB
10 a.m. - Transportation Options for the 21st Century
Sandy Thomas, PhD, President, H2Gen
10:30 a.m. - Self-Introductions
10:45 a.m. - Break
11:15 a.m. - Appropriate Technology for Large Scale Production of Hydrogen Fuel
Paul Kruger, Professor Emeritus, Stanford University
11:45 a.m. - Building a Hydrogen Transportation Infrastructure
Jim Zoellick, Senior Research Engineer, Schatz Energy Research Center
12:15 p.m. - Lunch
Lunch is included in the registration price and will be held next door to the meeting.
1:15 p.m. - Building a Hydrogen Economy
Joan Ogden, Professor, Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Davis (ITS, UC Davis)
1:45 p.m. - The Importance of Interregional Fueling Availability to the Purchase Decision
Michael Nicholas, Graduate Researcher, ITS, UC Davis
2:00 p.m. - Interactions Between Hydrogen Pathways and Electricity Supply in California
Ryan McCarthy, Graduate Researcher, ITS, UC Davis
2:15 p.m. - State and Federal Policies to be Considered for the Commercialization of H2 FCVs
Sigmund Gronich, PhD, Energy Analyst
2:45 p.m. - Break
3:15 p.m. - Moving Transit Towards Hydrogen Bus and Infrastructure Commercialization
Fred Silver, Vice President CALSTART
3:45 p.m. - 70 MPa Fueling and Meeting the Release A Specification
Robert Boyd, Manager, Project Development - Hydrogen Solutions, Linde
4:15 p.m. - Hydrogen Uses in Aircraft Technology
Lennie Klebanoff, Principal Member, Technical Staff, Sandia National Laboratories
4:45 p.m. - Attendance Prize Drawing
Three great chances to win! You must be present to accept the prize.
5:00 p.m. - Adjournment