Clean Technology 2010
Industry and Efficiency


Symposium Co-chairs

Trina Martynowicz Trina Martynowicz
Clean Energy and Climate Change Office Clean Air Emerging Technologies and West Coast Diesel Collaborative
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  Wayne Gears
President, CAMG
  Jeffrey Reed
Director, Market Development & Emerging Technology, SDG&E and SoCalGas

Confirmed Speakers Include:

Graham Martin Graham Martin
Chairman & CEO,
EnOcean Alliance
Turrentine Tom Turrentine
Director, Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Research Center and Research Anthropologist Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Davis
Mark Duvall Mark Duvall
Director, Electrical Power Research Institute (EPRI)
Dimitri Kazarinoff Dimitri Kazarinoff
Vice President and General Manager, Hybrid Power Systems, Eaton Corp.
Donald Karner Donald Karner
President, ETEC (a wholly-owned subsidiary of ECOtality)
Jeffrey C. Milanette Jeffrey C. Milanette
Executive Director
  Bernardo Herzer
Founder, CEO, and Chairman, LEHR

Symposium Sessions

Tuesday June 22

10:30 Designing Sustainable Cities
10:30 Decarbonizing Traditional Energy
12:30 Clean Alternative Fuels
1:30 TechConnect Innovation Session
1:30 Utility Technology Challenge
2:30 Cleantech Coffee Break
3:00 Policies & Financing for Sustainable Cities
3:00 Carbon Capture and Power Generation
3:30 Utility Technology Challenge
4:00 Poster Session and TechConnect Expo (4:00 - 6:00)

Wednesday June 23

8:30 Technology & Finance for Smart Grid: Keynote Panel
10:00 Networking Coffee Break
10:30 Clean Cities Case Studies
1:30 Technology Innovations for Efficiency & Emissions Reductions
4:00 Poster Session and TechConnect Expo Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Expo Hall
6:00 TechConnect Innovation Showcase Reception (6:00 - 8:00) - Ballroom 3rd Floor

Thursday June 24

8:30 Cleantech Keynotes
9:00 Cleantech Keynote Panel: Hottest clean technologies for VCs - who will they fund next?
10:00 TechConnect Innovation Showcase Coffee Break - Ballroom 3rd Floor
10:30 Creating Infrastructure for EV
10:30 TechConnect Corporate Partnering
3:00 TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Efficiency, Grid & Transportation
4:00 TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Remediation, Purification & Alternative Fuels
5:00 TechConnect Investment Networking Reception - Second Floor

Symposium Program

Tuesday June 22

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10:30Designing Sustainable CitiesRoom 202 B
Session chair: Fred Smoller, Brandman University, US
-J. Wolch, University of California, Berkeley, US
-J. Ricks, SDG&E, US
-D. Klapsis, Studiodnk/USGBC, US
-G. Goldberg, City of Los Angeles, US
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10:30Decarbonizing Traditional EnergyRoom 204 A
Session chair: Reed Rubenstein, Greenberg Traurig LLP, US
-P. Genoa, Nuclear Energy Institute, US
-I. Ershaghi, USC, US
-F. Bevc, Siemens Energy Inc., US
-G. Robinson, Exelon Power, US
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12:30Clean Alternative FuelsExpo Theater 1
Session chair: Wayne Gears, CAMG, US
12:30FlexEnergy: Using Waste Fuels to Eliminate 25 Times the GHG Effect of CO2
E. Prabhu, P. Fukumoto, B. Luedde, FlexEnergy, LLC., US
12:45Clean Fuels from Domestic Natural Resources: Accelergy’s Carbon Biomass-to-Liquids Process
T. Vail, Accelergy, US
1:00PRV Induction for Fuel Efficiency and Improvement
J. Meyer, PRV Performance, US
1:15Next Generation Nanospring-Enhanced Catalytic Converters
G. Corti, T. Cantrell, M. Beaux, D.N. McIlroy, M.G. Norton, GoNano Technologies, Inc., US
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1:30TechConnect Innovation SessionExpo Theater 2
1:00Emerging National Innovation Funding Priorities—and the Benefits to Innovators and Investors
J. Croce, Nevada Institute for Renewable Energy Commercialization, US
1:30OC’s Growing Support for Clean Tech and Green Jobs
G. Trimarche, CleanTech OC, US
2:00Obtaining Representative Raman Spectra of Carbon Nanotubes
J. Hodkiewicz, Thermo Fisher Scientific, US
2:30Maintaining a Stable Engineered Nanomaterials Process through Material Characterization
A.W. Salamon, PerkinElmer Instruments, US
3:00SCE Smart Grid: Creatuing a cleaner, smarter, energy future
P. Haralson, Southenr California Edison, US
3:30Oil-Free Modular System Designs for Industrial Compressors and Renewable Energy Turbine Generator Systems
H. Heshmat, James F. Walton II, Mohawk Innovative Technology, Inc., US
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1:30Utility Technology ChallengeRoom 204 C
Session chair: Patti Glaza, CTSI, US
1:30PRD Tech, Inc.
R. Govind, PRD Tech, Inc., US
1:45Parker Hannifin Corporation
D. Thompson, Parker Hannifin Corporation, US
2:00E3 Greentech Enterprises, Inc.
E. Smith, E3 Greentech Enterprises, Inc., US
2:15Air Products & Chemicals, Inc.
R. Vero, Air Products & Chemicals, Inc., US
A. Deyonker, eMeter, US
2:45Rainforest Automation
C. Tumpach, Rainforest Automation, Canada
3:00Ballard Power Systems, Inc.
K. Kassam, Ballard Power Systems, Inc., Canada
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2:30Cleantech Coffee BreakFoyer 2nd Floor
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3:00Policies & Financing for Sustainable CitiesRoom 202 B
Session chair: Gail Golberg, City of Los Angeles, US
-B. Hooper, City & County of San Francisco, US
-W. Anderson, City of San Diego, US
-E. Drummond, Former Mayor of Manitou Springs, CO, US
-A. Klemm, City of Huntington Beach, US
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3:00Carbon Capture and Power GenerationRoom 202 A
Session chair: Daniel Laird, Sandia National Lab, US
3:00State-of-the-Art Clean Coal Power and Technology Options for CO2 Capture
S. Wu, Hitachi Power Systems America, Ltd., US
3:20Nanostructured Photocatalytic Approach to CO2 Conversion
G. Corti, T. Cantrell, M. Beaux, T. Prakash, D.N. McIlroy, M.G. Norton, GoNano Technologies, US
3:40Economic and Job Impacts of Increased Efficiency in Existing Coal-Fired Power Plants
R.H. Bezdek, R.M. Wendling, MISI, US
4:00Development of a New Experimental Tool To Identify CO2 Absorption Parameters in Aqueous Amine Solutions
C. Wylock, S. Dehaeck, E. Boulay, P. Colinet, B. Haut, Université Libre de Bruxelles, BE
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3:30Utility Technology ChallengeRoom 204 C
Session chair: Patti Glaza, CTSI, US
3:30Ener-G-Rotors, Inc.
M. Newell, Ener-G-Rotors, Inc., US
3:45Enmetric Systems, Inc.
J. Masters, Enmetric Systems, Inc., US
4:00EchoGen Power Systems, Inc.
M. Persichilli, EchoGen Power Systems, Inc., US
4:15PVT Solar, Inc.
R. Narayanamurthy, PVT Solar, Inc., US
4:30Grid Manager A/S
M. Birkelund, Grid Manager A/S, DK
4:45Prism Solar Technologies
J. Barry, Prism Solar Technologies, US
N. Isreal, Envirock, US
5:15QM Power
P. Piper, QM Power, US
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4:00Poster Session and TechConnect Expo (4:00 - 6:00)Expo Hall

Wednesday June 23

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8:30Technology & Finance for Smart Grid: Keynote PanelRoom 204 BC
Session chair: Paul Dickerson, Haynes & Boone, US
-J. Silva, On-Ramp Wireless, Inc., US
-M. Breen, Xtreme Power, US
-D. Wood, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, US
-M. Montoya, Southern California Edison, US
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10:00Networking Coffee BreakFoyer 2nd Floor
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10:30Clean Cities Case StudiesRoom 203 B
Session chair: Jacques Chirazi, Economic Development Coordinator, City of San Diego, US
10:30CleanTECH Collaboration: San Diego’s Solar Success
L. Bicker, Clean Tech San Diego, US
10:55CleanTech OC: promoting economic growth in the Orange County clean tech industry
M. Pulido and M. Levin, City of Santa Ana /Bryan Caves LLP, US
11:20The Pecan Street Project
I. Dietrich, Pecan Street Project, Inc., US
11:45The Über Consumer: Local Government’s Role in Stimulating the Clean Tech Economy
L. Pratt, City of San Diego, US
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1:30Technology Innovations for Efficiency & Emissions ReductionsRoom 203 B
Session chair: Wayne Gears, CAMG, US
1:30The Importance of Energy Efficiency
W. Gears, CAMG, US
1:40Incubating Clean Tech
J. Milanette, PortTech LA, US
2:00Hybrid Power for Efficiency & Emissions Reductions
D. Kazarinoff, Eaton Corp., US
2:20Joint Technology Initiative Clean Sky – The European Program Towards Ecologically Compatible Air Transportation
E. Kaulfersch, S. Rzepka, B. Michel, Fraunhofer ENAS, DE
2:40Crossborder Technologies
T. Millang, Crossborders, SE
3:00LEHR’s Contribution to Improving our Nation’s Air Quality
B. Herzer, Lehr Incorporated, US
3:20Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reporting through Integrated Business Solutions
D. Smith, Village Green Global, Inc., US
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4:00Poster Session and TechConnect Expo Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Expo HallExpo Hall
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TransportationExpo Hall
-Measuring Degradation Processes of Model Coatings Related to Bioenergy Applications
M.C. Dixon, A. Oom, Q-Sense a Division of Biolin Scientific, US
-Design of a Dry Borohydride/Peroxide Fuel Cell for Robotic Vehicles
G.H. Miley, N. Luo, K-J Kim, X. Yang, A.S. Ved, University of Illinois, US
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6:00TechConnect Innovation Showcase Reception (6:00 - 8:00) - Ballroom 3rd FloorBallroom BC

Thursday June 24

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8:30Cleantech KeynotesBallroom A
Session chair: Patti Glaza, CTSI, US
8:30Commercialization Programs at ARPA-E
S.J. Wagle, ARPA-E, US
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9:00Cleantech Keynote Panel: Hottest clean technologies for VCs - who will they fund next?Ballroom A
Session chair: Andrew Heckler, Brightfield Energy, US
-S. Goldberg, Venrock, US
-D. Malkani, RockPort Capital Partners, US
-A. Wong, D.E. Shaw & Co., L.P., US
-D. Dreesen, Battery Ventures, US
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10:00TechConnect Innovation Showcase Coffee Break - Ballroom 3rd FloorBallroom BC
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10:30Creating Infrastructure for EVRoom 204 A
Session chair: Alex Kim, SGD&E, US
-M. Duval, EPRI, US
-M. Nicholas, UC Davis, US
-D. Karner, eTec, US
-J. Pointon, SGG&E, US
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10:30TechConnect Corporate PartneringRoom 207 D
Session chair: Dave Gibbons, University of California, San Diego, US
10:30Honda TechConnect Partnering
N. Sugimoto, Honda Strategic Venturing, US
10:50Applied Materials TechConnect Partnering
C. Moran, Applied Materials Ventures, US
11:10Samsung TechConnect Partnering
B. Byun, Samsung Ventures, US
11:30Panasonic TechConnect Partnering
I. Nydick, Panasonic Ventures Group, US
11:50Siemens TechConnect Partnering
S. Heuser, Siemens, US
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3:00TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Efficiency, Grid & TransportationRoom 207 C
Session chair: Cheemin Bo-Linn, Peritus Partners, Inc., US
3:00ThinkEco Inc
M. Shibata, ThinkEco, Inc., US
3:10EcoThermics Corporation
M. Rocke, EcoThermics Corporation, US
3:20Ener-G-Rotors, Inc
T. Eveleth, Ener-G-Rotors, Inc., US
3:30AC Research Lab, Inc
T. Vo, AC Research Lab, Inc., US
3:40Motiv Power Systems, Inc
J. Castelaz, Motiv Power Systems, Inc., US
3:50Tour Engine, Inc
O. Tour, Tour Engine, Inc., US
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4:00TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Remediation, Purification & Alternative FuelsRoom 207 A
Session chair: Armin Volkel, PARC, US
4:00Solegria Solutions, LLC
J. Black, Solegria Solutions, LLC, US
S.P. Sims, EnerGreenCo, US
4:20FlexEnergy LLC
P. Fukumoto, FlexEnergy LLC, US
4:30Natural State Research, Inc
M. Sarker, Natural State Research, Inc., US
4:40Power Ecalene Fuels, Inc
G. Jackson, Power Ecalene Fuels, Inc., US
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5:00TechConnect Investment Networking Reception - Second FloorFoyer 2nd Floor

Topics & Application Areas

  • Electric & Hybrid
  • Ethanol
  • Biodiesel
  • Natural Gas
  • Alternative Fuels
  • Hydrogen
  • Fuel Cells
  • Batteries
  • EVs & PHEVs
  • Emission Reduction
  • Advanced Materials
  • Efficiencies
  • System & Engine Design
  • Fleet Optimization
  • Mass Transport
  • Other

*If interested in organizing a specific business panel or symposium, please contact Regina Ramazzini .

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