California Roundtable 2012

California Clean Energy Roundtable 2012

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SPEAKERS / INVITED (*) SPEAKERS:

Timothy Alan Simon Caroline Choi Robert Brown Ronald Loveridge Ralph Moran
Timothy
Alan Simon

Commissioner,
California PUC
Caroline Choi
VP, Regulatory and
Environmental Policy,

SoCal Edison
Robert Brown
VP, Sustainability,
Envir. & Safety
Engineering,

Ford
Ronald Loveridge
Governing Board
Member & Mayor,
City of Riverside,

South Coast AQMD
Ralph Moran
Sr Dir, California
Gov. Public Affairs,

BP
Kirstin Gunderson Brian Rice Arun Bankota Mitch Mitchell James Levine
Kirstin Gunderson
Senior Manager
Renewable Energy,

Walmart
Brian Rice
Portfolio Manager,
Corp Governance,

CalSTRS
Arun Bankota
President, Electric
Vehicle Services,

NRG Energy
Mitch Mitchell
Vice President of
State Gov. Affairs,

SoCal Gas
James Levine
President & CEO,
Verenium
Corporation
Robert Bienenfeld Bill Tyndall Mark Rodrigues Carol Zacharias Dr Michael Gallagher
Robert Bienenfeld
Senior Manager,
Environment and
Energy Strategy,

Honda
Bill Tyndall
SVP and
Senior Advisor,

Duke Energy
Mark Rodrigues
Global Product
Marketing Director,

Honeywell Turbo
Technologies
Carol Zacharias
EVP, Deputy
General Counsel,

ACE USA
Dr Michael
Gallagher

Sr Adviser, Former
Pres, COO & Dir,

Westport
Innovations
Catherine Dunwoody Joseph Caggiano Timothy Romer Timothy Bevan Dr David Greene
Catherine
Dunwoody

Executive Director,
California Fuel
Cell Partnership
Joseph Caggiano
Senior Advisor,
Chevron
Timothy Romer
Managing Director,
Goldman Sachs
Timothy Bevan
Principal Technologist,
Sustainable
Transportation,

CH2M Hill
Dr David Greene
Corporate Fellow,
Oak Ridge
National Lab
Edward Kjaer Erik Terjesen James Kohlhaas Cal Lankton Jennifer Schwab
Edward Kjaer
Director, Electric
Transportation,

SoCal Edison
Erik Terjesen
Director, Technology
Licensing, HALO
,
Qualcomm
James Kohlhaas
SVP, Strategic
Energy Programs,

SAIC
Cal Lankton
Director, Electric
Vehicle Charging
Infrastructure,

ABB
Jennifer Schwab
Chief Sustainability
Officer,

Sierra Club
Green Home
WednesDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2012:

Afternoon arrivals & Montage Hotel check-in
 
Registration, Evening Welcome & Cocktail Reception, 5:00 – 7:00 pm, The Montage Lobby Bar

thursday, OCTOBER 18, 2012:


Registration & Continental Breakfast, 7:00 – 8:15 am

1) OPENING KEYNOTE SESSION: A NEW ERA OF LOWER-CARBON ENERGY LEADERSHIP
    8:15 – 10:30 am

Andrew Bermingham, CEO, Montreux Energy (Co-Chair)
 
Opening Keynote Address:
Ralph Moran, Senior Director, California Government Public Affairs, BP (Co-Chair)
Timothy Alan Simon, Commissioner, California Public Utilities Commission
Carol Zacharias, EVP, Deputy General Counsel, ACE USA
Mitch Mitchell, Vice President of State Government Affairs, SoCalGas
Dr. Kathryn Clay, Executive Director, Drive Natural Gas Initiative, American Gas Association
Dr. David Greene, Corporate Fellow, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Morning Break: 10:30 – 11:00 am

2) CLEAN POWER GENERATION, EFFICIENCY, AND RENEWABLES AT SCALE
    11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Bill Tyndall, Senior Vice President & Senior Advisor, Duke Energy (Co-Chair)
Byron Washom, Director, Strategic Energy Initiatives, UC San Diego (Co-Chair)
Arun Banskota, President, Electric Vehicle Services, NRG Energy
Kirstin Gunderson, Senior Manager Renewable Energy, Walmart
Mike Miskovsky, Chief Executive Officer & Member of the Board of Directors, ZEP Solar
J. Timothy Romer, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Luncheon: 12:30 – 1:30 pm

3) TRANSPORTATION: THE FUELS AND TECHNOLOGY ROADMAP
    1:30 – 3:30 pm

Dr. Michael Gallagher, Sr. Adviser, Former Pres., COO & Dir., Westport Innovations (Co-Chair)
Dr. Dawn Manley, Deputy to the Vice President, Sandia National Laboratories (Co-Chair)
Ronald Loveridge, Governing Board Member, and Mayor, City of Riverside, South Coast AQMD
Robert Brown, VP, Sustainability, Environment & Safety Engineering, Ford Motor Company
Robert Bienenfeld, Sr Mgr Environment and Energy Strategy, American Honda Motor Co.
Ed Kjaer, Director, Electric Transportation, Southern California Edison
Cal Lankton, Director, Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure, ABB

Afternoon Break: 3:30 – 4:00 pm

4) INVESTMENT PANEL: CLEAN ENERGY DEALS AND PROJECTS
    4:00 – 5:00 pm

Richard Grant, Partner, McGuire Woods (Co-Chair)
Elton Sherwin, Senior Managing Director, Ridgewood Capital (Co-Chair)
Brian Rice, Portfolio Manager Corporate Governance, CalSTRS

Roundtable Cocktail Reception: 6:00 – 7:30 pm, The Montage Lawn overlooking the Pacific Ocean

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2012:


Continental Breakfast, 7:00 – 8:15 am

5) MOBILITY, INFRASTRUCTURE, and the DESIGN OF CITIES
    8:15 – 10:00 am

Timothy Bevan, Principal Technologist, Sustainable Transportation, CH2M Hill (Co-Chair)
Joseph Caggiano, Senior Consultant, Chevron Energy Technology Company (Co-Chair)
Dr. Shane Stephens-Romero, Sr Scientist; Mngr, Research Development,
            National Fuel Cell Research Center
Erik Terjesen, Director, Technology Licensing, HALO, Qualcomm
Mark Rodrigues, Global Product Marketing Director, Honeywell Turbo Technologies
Barnabas Path, CEM – Director, Business Development, Veolia Energy North America

Morning Break: 10:00 – 10:30 am

6) CONCLUDING KEYNOTE SESSION:
            ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ON ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT

            10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Caroline Choi, VP, Regulatory and Environmental Policy, SoCal Edison
Jennifer Schwab, Chief Sustainability Officer, Sierra Club Green Home (Co-Chair)
Catherine Dunwoody, Executive Director, California Fuel Cell Partnership
James Kohlhaas, Senior Vice President, Strategic Energy Programs, SAIC
Beth Bowman, Senior Vice President West Region, Shell Energy North America
James Levine, President & CEO, Verenium Corporation

Box Lunches

End of Roundtable: 12:00 pm