Nov 9, 2007 (From the CalCars-News archive)
The PHEV workshop Sunday Dec. 2, before the International Electric Vehicle Symposium conference Dec 3-5, has an all-star speaker list. In addition to this event and the main conference Mon-Wed conference, there's an exhibition where CalCars PHEV will be at a booth sponsored by Plug-In Partners.
Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle Workshop at EVS-23 Sunday, December 2, 2007, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA
Organized by the Electric Power Research Institute, Southern California Edison, South Coast Air Quality Management District and the Electric Drive Transportation Association.
The PHEV workshop provides the unprecedented opportunity to obtain first hand information from industry leaders about the future of plug-in electric vehicles and where this technology is headed. This hands-on workshop will provide an overview of the current and future plug-in hybrid electric vehicle industry, from infrastructure and commercialization to federal and private initiatives to increase the use of PHEV’s in private and commercial fleets. And, we have secured "top name" influential speakers from around the world. Don't miss your chance to participate in the PHEV workshop, and in EVS-23.
Welcome & Overview: Brian Wynne, President, Electric Drive Transportation Association
Special Guest: Bill Campbell, Supervisor, Orange County and Board Member, South Coast Air Quality Management District
Moderator Greetings: Ed Kjaer, Director of Electric Transportation, Southern California Edison
Overview of PHEVs: Dr. Mark Duvall, Program Manager, Electric Power Research Institute
Development and Demonstration of Commercial-Duty PHEVs: Kevin Beatty, Manager, Hybrid Energy Systems, Eaton
Battery Technology for PHEVs/Overview of CARB Expert Panel Findings: Dr. Fritz Kalhammer, Independent Consultant
Ford Motor Company and Southern California Edison Partnership Nancy Gioia, Director, Sustainable Mobility Technology and Hybrid Vehicle Programs, Ford Motor Company Discussion
Panel and Discussion on Infrastructure and Emissions
reductions: Dr. Eladio Knipping, Senior Technical
Dr. Mark Duvall, Program Manager, EPRI
Toyota on PHEVs
Toyota’s Plug-in Hybrid Prius: Yoshitaka Asakura,
General Manager, Hybrid System Engineering Division, Toyota (invited)
Panel and Discussion on Incentives for PHEVs
General Motors on Extend Range EV and PHEV programs Larry Nitz, Hybrid Vehicle Director, General Motors Discussion
Panel Discussion – Government, Automakers and Utilities Moderated by Dr. Matt Miyasato, SCAQMD
5:15 Adjourn View the full agenda online at PHEV Workshop Schedule. http://www.electricdrive.org/evs23/index.php?tg=articles&idx=More&topics=214&article=1543
The PHEV Workshop is $150 for EVS-23 delegates and $250 for non-delegates. The full EVS-23 conference program is available at www.EVS23.org.
Experience the 23rd International Electric Vehicle Symposium (EVS-23): SustainabilityThe Future of Transportation, December 2-5 in Anaheim, CA. EVS-23 is the best information source for Electric Drive. Learn the latest advancements in the global marketplace, experience the latest electric drive trends and network with industry representatives from around the world.
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