February 2008 General Meeting

February 1st, 2008 10:00 AM   through   12:00 AM
American Honda Motor Co.
1919 Torrance Blvd
Torrance, CA
United States
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Join us for a full day of presentations and networking, plus special announcements by our host and sponsor, American Honda Motor Co., Inc. And check Jay Leno's Garage for an FCX Clarity preview!

Late-breaking additions to the agenda are Ray Gorski, Technical Advisor to the Mobile Source Review Commission, who will provide details on the MSRC's RFP for hydrogen infrastructure; and McKinley Addy PE, Fuels and Transportation Energy Division, California Energy Commission, who will give an overview of AB 118 and AB 1007.

Location:
American Honda Motor Co., 1919 Torrance Blvd, Torrance, CA. Please note, as parking is limited, please carpool if possible and wear comfortable walking shoes. Please look for the CHBC-logo embossed signs to guide you to parking and the meeting locations.

8 a.m. - Registration and Networking
Come early and enjoy a continental breakfast while networking. We appreciate your registering before 9 a.m. so we can start our meeting on time.

9 a.m. - Welcoming Comments
Hank Wedaa, CHBC President; to be determined--American Honda Motor Co.

9:15 a.m. - Introduction of Honda's FCX Clarity Fuel Cell Vehicle
Stephen Ellis, Manager of Alternative Fuels Vehicle Program (The vehicle will be present for static display only---there will not be a ride 'n drive.)

10 a.m. - My Experiences Driving the Honda Fuel Cell Vehicle
Terry Tamminen, Director of Climate Policy Program, New America Foundation

10:30 a.m. - Self Introductions
All

11 a.m. - Break
Enjoy networking opportunities

11:30 a.m. - Concept to Reality: Birth of a 700-Bar Hydrogen Station
Lorin Humphries, Alternative Transportation Program Manager, National Fuel Cell Research Center, UC-Irvine

12 p.m. - Methanol Fuel Cell Programs at JPL
Sri Narayan, Group Supervisor, Electro-Chemical Technologies

12:45 p.m. - Lunch
Lunch will be served by Honda and is included in the price of your registration

2 p.m. - AB 32: California Climate Change Initiative
Rich Varenchik, Staff Air Pollution Specialist, California Air Resources Board

2:45 p.m. - Update on Hydrogen/Fuel Cell Projects at Intelligent Energy
Henri Winand, CEO, Intelligent Energy

3:15 p.m. - Break
Enjoy networking opportunities

3:45 p.m. - Status and Future of Hydrogen Vehicles in California
Tom Cackette, Chief Deputy Director, California Air Resources Board

4:15 p.m. - 3-Minute Presentations
Sign up at the meeting to participate

4:30 p.m. - Attendance Prize Drawings
Those who are present have the chance to win a $100 Best Buy gift card, a $50 Best Buy gift card or free registration to an upcoming CHBC meeting

4:40 p.m. - Adjournment

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