2:45PM Panel IV: Market Drivers: Creating Demand for Electric
Moderator: Robert Kruse, EV Consulting
Incentives for the Electric Vehicle Market
Daniel Sperling, University of California, Davis
The Industry Perspective: Transforming the Automotive Industry
Gary Smyth, General Motors
Early Adoption of Hybrid Vehicles
Bill Van Amburg, CALSTART
4:00PM Panel V: Building the Battery Workforce
Moderator: Bill Harris, Science Foundation Arizona
Workforce Needs and Opportunities
Robert Kamischke, EnerDel
Technical Training and Workforce Development
Simon Ng, Wayne State University
Day 2 – Tuesday, 27 July 2010
9:00AM Welcome and Introduction
Andy Levin, Michigan Department of Energy, Labor, and Economic Growth
Mary Good, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
9:15AM Panel VI, A: Federal and State Programs to Support the Battery Industry
Moderator: Charles Wessner, The National Academies
The Department of Energy Battery R&D Program and Goals
David Howell, U.S. Department of Energy
Department of Defense Battery R&D Programs and Goals
Sonya Zanardelli, U.S. Army Tank and Automotive Research, Development, and Engineering Center

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