General Motors keynotes this day-long meeting, sponsored by Hydrogenics Corp. Registered attendees may participate in a Ride N Drive of the Chevy Equinox FCV. Plus, David Freeman, author and Board Chairman, Los Angeles Port Authority, will be autographing copies of his latest book, available at $20 each plus tax. Don't miss it!
Thanks to South Coast Air Quality Management District for hosting our meeting.
8:00 a.m. - Registration and Networking
Come early. Enjoy a continental breakfast while networking. We appreciate your registering before 9:00 a.m. so we can start the meeting on time.
9:00 a.m. - Welcoming Comments
Hank Wedaa, CHBC President and Dr. Chung Liu, Chief Scientist and Deputy Executive Officer of Science and Technology Advancement, South Coast Air Quality Management District
9:15 a.m - The General Motors Equinox Fuel Cell Car Program
Tim Powers, Manager, Western Region Field Service and Support, GM.
9:45 a.m. - Opportunities for Green Hydrogen in China
Dr. Woody Clark, Founder and Managing Director of Clark Strategic Ventures
10:15 a.m. - To be announced
10:30 a.m. - Self-introductions
10:45 a.m. - Break
11:15 a.m. - Panel: Hydrogen Buses Over the World
Panel Leader-- Dr. Paul Scott, Chief Scientific Officer, ISE Corp.
12:15 p.m - High Volume Fuel Cell Manufacturing Activities at Altergy Systems Corp.
Mickey Oros, Vice President, Altergy Systems
12:30 p.m. - Lunch
On your own at the AQMD cafeteria.
1:30 p.m. - The BMW Hydrogen Internal Combustion Series 7 Vehicles
Andreas Klugescheid, Corporate Communications Manager for Alternative Fuels, BMW
2:00 p.m. - The Great Fuel Race
John Addison, Author and Publisher, Clean Fleet Report
2:30 p.m. - Insurance Aspects of Hydrogen Refueling Stations
Panel: Dan Rabun, Air Products and Chemicals and insurance industry representative to be announced
3:00 p.m. - Break
Cookies and networking
3:15 p.m. - Update on Hydrogen Activities at South Coast AQMD
Dr. Matt Miyasato, Technology Demonstration Manager, AQMD
3:30 p.m. - Hydrogen Activities at NREL and Western Governors Association Plans
George Sverdrup, Hydrogen Technology Manager at NREL
4:00 p.m. - Book Review by Author -- Winning Our Energy Independence
David Freeman, author and Board Chairman, Los Angeles Port Authority. Autographed copies of David's book will be available at $20 each plus tax.
4:30 p.m. - 3-Minute Audience Presentations
4:45 p.m. - Attendance Prize Drawing
You must be present to win the now famous drawing for a $100 Best Buy gift certificate, a $50 Best Buy certificate or a free registration to your next CHBC Meeting.
5:00 p.m. - Adjournment