California Clean Energy Roundtable: April 27-29, 2010, Palo Alto

Montreux Energy’s 6th Annual

California Clean Energy Roundtable

PRESENTATIONS (Password protected, Roundtable participants only)

Roundtable Speakers include:

Dian Grueneich
Commissioner,
California PUC
Jim Boyd
Vice Chair,
Calif Energy
Commission
Jack Jacometti
Special Advisor,
Grp Strat Plannig,
Shell
John Boesel
President & CEO,
CALSTART
Mike Gallagher
Sr Adviser &
Board Member,
Westport
Innovations
Prof Jim Sweeney
Dept Mgmt,
Science, Engineering,
Stanford Univ
Jeff Reed,
Dir, Mkt & Devel
Emerging Tech,
Sempra
Energy Util
Wim Thomas
Head Energy
Analyses,
Shell Global
Scenarios Group
Diane Wittenberg
President,
California
Climate
Reserve
Dan Sperling
Director,
UC Davis ITS,
Board Member,
CARB
Cree Edwards
Chairman,
eMeter
Jan Berman
Sr Dir, DSM, &
Integr Planning,
PG&E
James Spaeth
Director,
Commercialization
U.S. DOE
Mary Beth Stanek
Director, Energy
& Enviro Policy &
Commercialization
GM
Lee Schipper
Sr Rsch Engineer,
Precourt Center,
Stanford Univ
Joe Browder
Partner,
Dunlap & Browder
Arati Prabhakar
General Partner,
US Venture
Partners
David Merkoski
Executive
Creative Director,
FROG Design
Neil Gerber
Global Power Gen
Solution Leader,
Energy & Utilities,
IBM
David Armitage
CEO,
CartaSite
Catherine
Dunwoody
Exec Director,
California Fuel Cell
Partnership
Matt Horton,
CEO,
Propel Fuels
John Tillman
Head of Advanced
Powertrain Rsch,
Volkswagen
David Prend
Partner,
Rockport
Capital
Kate Blumberg
Director,
International
Ctr for Clean
Transportation

and

Gitanjali DasGupta Manager, Electric Vehicles, Electrovaya
Amy Zimpfer Associate Director, U.S. EPA Region 9
Kevin Best CEO, RealEnergy

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Roundtable Program:

Tuesday, April 27:

Afternoon Arrivals: The Four Seasons Hotel, Palo Alto

5:30pm: Registration

7:00pm: Dinner and Opening of Shell Scenarios Workshop

Workshop Session I: “Setting the Stage”

• Jack Jacometti Special Advisor, Group Strategic Planning, Shell
• Prof Jim Sweeney
Dept Mgmt, Science, Engineering, Stanford University

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Wednesday, April 28:

7:30am: Registration

Shell Global Energy Scenarios Workshop

Workshop Session II: Scenarios 8:30 – 10:30 am

• Wim Thomas Chief Energy Advisor, Shell Global Scenarios Group

Workshop Session III: Independent Perspectives 11:00 – 12:30 pm

• Jim Boyd, Vice Chair, California Energy Commission
• John Boesel,
CEO, CALSTART
• Catherine Dunwoody,
Exec Dir, California Fuel Cell Partnership
• Kate Blumberg,
Director, International Center for Clean Transportation
• Amy Zimpfer, Associate Director, U.S. EPA Region 9

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Luncheon 12:30 – 1:30pm

Workshop Session IV: Transforming Consumer Behavior 1:30 – 3:30 pm

New Technologies: David Armitage, CEO, CartaSite
Social Networking: Speaker tba, FaceBook
Changing Business Models: David Merkoski, Exec Creative Dir, FROG Design

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Roundtable Group Discussions 4:00 – 5:00 pm

Open 5:00 – 6:30pm

Roundtable Keynote Evening Session 6:00 pm

• Dian Grueneich, Commissioner, California PUC
• Dan Sperling,
Director, UC Davis ITS, and Board Member, CARB
• Mary Beth Stanek, Dir Energy & Enviro Policy & Commercialization, GM

Music by The Lee Shipper Quartet: “The Carbon Mitigators”, followed by dinner at the Four Seasons

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Thursday, April 29:

Investment Session I: Clean Energy Materials 8:30 – 9:30 am

• Keith Gillard, Principal, BASF Venture Capital America
• Arati Prabhakar,
General Partner, US Venture Partners

Investment Session II: Connectivity, Smart Grid, Energy Storage

• Cree Edwards, Chairman, eMeter
Jan Berman, Sr Dir Integrated Demand Side Mgmt & Policy, PG&E
• Joe Browder, President, Dunlap & Browder

Investment Session III: Clean Transportation

• Dr. Michael Gallagher, Sr Adviser & Board Member, Westport Innovations
• Lee Schipper, Sr Energy Researcher, Precourt Center, Stanford University
• John Tillman, Director, Advanced Powertrain Development, Volkswagen

Matt Horton, CEO, Propel Fuels

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Luncheon 12:30 – 1:30pm

• Diane Wittenberg, President, California Climate Reserve

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Roundtable Closing Investment Session IV:

Utility-Scale Clean Energy & Major Infrastructure Projects:

Jeff Reed, Dir, Market Devel & Emerging Tech, Sempra Energy Utilities
• Neil Gerber, Global Power Generation Solution Leader, Energy & Utilities, IBM
• James Spaeth, Director, Office of Commercialization, U.S. Dept of Energy
• David Prend, Partner, Rockport Capital
• Kevin Best, CEO, RealEnergy

CLOSE OF ROUNDTABLE, 3pm

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The California Clean Energy Roundtable fee is $750. We have a limited number of rooms reserved ($260) at the Four Seasons Hotel Silicon Valley. Kindly let us know as soon as possible if you require assistance with hotel reservations. http://www.fourseasons.com/siliconvalley/

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