A day of news and networking, highlighted by a panel on the CA H2 Highway and an update on the H2 Drive 2004, presented by Dennis Weaver. Please note, early registration payments must be received by May 14. Also please note, because the meeting is held at a government facility, if you are not a U.S. citizen, prior to arriving, please fax a copy of a visa, passport or greencard to CHBC at (562) 795-5023, attn: Melissa Stock. Thank you!
Boeing Facility, Long Beach, CA
Exit San Diego Freeway at Lakewood Blvd. Go north approximately two miles. The fifth stop light is Carson St. Turn right. The next light is Douglas Center Dr. Turn right and enter the parking garage. Circle up to the open parking on the top two floors of the garage. Elevator down if desired. Go to the lobby of Building 800. The meeting is in the Theater.
8:00 a.m. - Registration and Networking
Come early. Enjoy the refreshments and networking opportunities.
9:00 a.m. - Welcome and Host Opening Comments
Hank Wedaa, CHBC President; Gordon Hamilton, The Boeing Company
9:30 a.m. - Hydrogen Activities at The Boeing Company
Russ Jones, The Boeing Company
10:10 a.m. - From Cell to Building Integration—Solar Voltaics
Richard Schoen, Exec. VP, Solar Integrated Technologies
10:50 a.m. - Self Introductions
11:00 a.m. - Break
Refreshments and networking
11:30 a.m. - Panel Discussion - California Hydrogen Highway
Three 10 minute presentations, followed by 30 minutes of Q & A: 1) Hydrogen Highway Program, Dr. Shannon Baxter, Cal EPA; 2) Potential Benefits of Hydrogen Highway Program, Eileen Tutt, CARB Staff; 3) Electrolytic Hydrogen Generation and Fueling Stations, Jon Slangerup, President, Stuart Energy Systems
12:30 p.m. - Lunch and Networking
At the Boeing cafeteria
1:30 p.m. - Member Presentations
10 minutes each: 1) International Hydrogen Drive 2004, Dennis Weaver, Ecolonomics Institute; 2) New CHBC Web Site, Catherine Rips, Rips Consulting; 3) Hydrogen Activities at South Coast AQMD, Cynthia Verdugo Peralta, Governing Board Member, South Coast AQMD; 4) Hydrogen Permitting Issues, Carl Baust, OC Fire Authority
2:10 p.m. - Findings - European Fuel Cell Bus Tour
Bill Van Amburg, WestStart - CALSTART
2:45 p.m. - California Stationary Fuel Cell Collaborative
Jack Brouwer, assistant director, National Fuel Cell Research Center, UCI
3:15 p.m. - Break
3:30 p.m. - HICE Activity at Ford Motor Co.
Ford presentation by Adam Denlinger, Ford HICE program
4:10 p.m. - From Coal to Hydrogen, TODAY, not TOMORROW
Tom Girdlestone, President, Emerachem Corp.