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2015 Electric Drive Congress in D.C.

December 16, 2014 in ACT Expo 2015, Conference/Meeting, Education, Electric Drive, event, EVs, fuel cells, Hybrids, Hydrogen by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Registration Is Open for EDTA’s Lobbying and Policy Event

The Electric Drive Transportation Association has opened registration for the 2015 Electric Drive Congress – taking place at the Washington Court Hotel and Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. February 10-11.

EDC2015The gathering is designed to allow industry leaders, stakeholders and policymakers discuss the road ahead for electric drive: what to expect in the market and what role federal and regional leaders will play in speeding access to next generation transportation options.

EDC2015 kicks off on Tuesday February 10 with a free, open-to-all briefing on Capitol Hill, followed by a luncheon, afternoon policy seminar, and evening networking reception.


EDTA Trade Show with ACT Expo in Dallas

Wednesday is Capitol Hill Lobbying Day, on which members of the EDTA board “will meet directly with members of the House, Senate and Congressional staff to present the electric drive industry’s top policy priorities at the start of the new legislative session.”

EDC2015 discount registration code EARLY15 is valid through January 2.

New Interactive floor plan for ACT Expo 2015 being held May 4-7 in Dallas

New Interactive floor plan for ACT Expo 2015 being held May 4-7 in Dallas

EDTA’s trade show this year is being held in conjunction with ACT Expo 2015, which takes place May 4-7 in Dallas. Registration is likewise open, and organizer (and Fleets & Fuels publisher) Gladstein, Neandross & Associates has extended the deadline for presentation abstracts to December 31.

EDTA, Michael Wilbur, 202-408-0774; [email protected]; www.electricdrivecongress.com

ACT Expo/GNA (sponsoring and exhibiting), Tony Quist, 310-573-8564 or toll-free 800-993-0302; [email protected]; www.actexpo.com (sponsoring)

GNA/ACT Expo (presentations), Jaime Steinberg, 310-573-8569 or toll-free 800-993-0302; [email protected]; www.actexpo.com (abstracts)


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Source: EDTA with Fleets & Fuels follow-up

ACT Expo: Less Than One Week Away

April 29, 2014 in Alternative Fuels, Conference/Meeting, DME, EVs, Hybrids, Hydrogen, NGVs, Propane by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

More than 70 Alt Fuel and Advanced Technology Vehicles on Show

ACT Expo 2014, this year’s Alternative Clean Technology Expo & Conference is less than two weeks away. Organizer (and Fleets & Fuels publisher) Gladstein, Neandross & Associates said this week that there will be upwards of 70 alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles, across all alternative fuels and weight classes, on display or in the event ride-and-drive. this item was originally posted on April 22
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ATA Endorses 2014 ACT Expo Event

April 10, 2014 in Conference/Meeting by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Truckers Seek ‘Every Possible Ounce of Fuel Cost Savings,’
See Southern California Show as ‘Tremendous Opportunity’

ACTExpo+ATAACT Expo, North America’s pre-eminent clean transportation event, has gotten even more support, as the American Trucking Associations, the largest national trade association for the trucking industry, has endorsed the gathering.

The Alternative Clean Transportation Expo takes place May 5-8 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, Calif. It is co-located with NGV Global 2014, the world natural gas vehicles meeting.

“As environmental sustainability and stewardship continue to grow in importance, ATA is pleased to work with the organizers of ACT Expo, which brings together many of the key stakeholders in alternative transportation fuels,” ATA president and CEO Bill Graves says in an ACT Expo release.

ATA president and CEO Bill Graves

ATA president and CEO Bill Graves

‘Economic and Environmental Benefits’

“As our members look for every possible ounce of fuel cost savings, with an eye on coming fuel efficiency regulations, ACT Expo is a tremendous opportunity to learn more about the economic and environmental benefits of using alternative fuels and heavy-duty trucking efficiency technologies,” Graves said.

“We hope this event will be the first of many opportunities our two organizations have to work together.”

AACT Expo attendees can participate in such free pre-conference events as the North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE) and Carbon War Room Trucking Efficiency Workshop, the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) Lead the Way Summit, the Women in ACT Summit, and the U.S. EPA SmartWay Program Workshop with Penske.

ACT Expo keynote speakers include Dennis Slagle of Volvo Group and Ronald Litzinger of Southern California Edison.

ACT Expo is organized by Fleets & Fuels publisher GNA – Gladstein, Neandross & Associates.

ACT Expo/GNA, Sarah Gallagher, 310-573-8561; mobile 310-752-3033; [email protected]

GNA/ACT Expo, Jaime Steinberg, 310-573-8569; mobile 856-296-8681; [email protected]; www.actexpo.com

ATA, Sean McNally, 703-838-1995; [email protected]; www.trucking.org

Source: GNA with Fleets & Fuels follow-up

Women in ACT Summit at ACT Expo

March 21, 2014 in Alternative Fuels, Conference/Meeting by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Half Day Session on the Morning of May 6,
Welcome by Ellen Voie of Women in Trucking

Ellen-Voie

Ellen Voie

Organizers of this spring’s ACT Expo in Southern California have scheduled a Women in Alternative Clean Transportation Summit for the morning of Tuesday, May 6. The Women in ACT Summit will showcase female leaders who are shaping the future of clean transportation.

“Hear from women who lead the charge on public policy advancements and groundbreaking technology and infrastructure deployment projects,” says ACT organizer (and Fleets & Fuels publisher) GNA –Gladstein, Neandross & Associates.

Panelists will share the steps they took to shape their careers, how they have succeeded in the traditionally male-dominated transportation sector, and work-life balance tips.

A $50 Discount

Ellen Voie, president and CEO of Women in Trucking Association, will deliver opening remarks. A Public Policy and Advocacy panel will include

  • Eileen Tutt, executive director, California Electric Transportation Coalition (CalETC);
  • Lynn Lyon, director, fuel market development, Pioneer Natural Resources;
  • Alicia Milner, president, Canadian Natural Gas Vehicle Alliance (CNGVA), and chair, NGV Global; and
  • Linda Bluestein, National Clean Cities co-director, U.S. Department of Energy.

Following a break, participants in an Innovation and Implementation panel will include

  • Wendy Leavitt, director, editorial and market development, FleetOwner (moderator);
  • Katie Dugan, associate director, global fleet operations, AT&T;
  • Mary Boettcher, president, Integrys Transportation Fuels (Trillium CNG);
  • Nadine Haupt, founder and CEO of Fast Women in Business, and director of alternative fuels and powertrain product marketing with Navistar; and
  • Rebecca Boudreaux, president of Oberon Fuels.

The summit is free to anyone attending the ACT Expo conference. It takes place on Tuesday morning before the ACT Expo opening plenary session.

ACT Expo registrants using code WOMEN50 when they sign up for the Women in ACT Summit get a $50 discount off of their overall conference registration.

The Alternative Clean Transportation Expo and Conference takes place May 5-8 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, Calif. Act Expo 2014 is co-located with NGV Global 2014, the world natural gas vehicles meeting.


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Source: Gladstein, Neandross & Associates with Fleets & Fuels follow-up

 

ACT Expo Keynoters: Volvo & SoCal Edison

March 18, 2014 in Conference/Meeting by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Dennis Slagle and Ronald Litzinger on May 6 and May 8

Organizers of the Alternative Clean Transportation Conference and Expo in Southern California have named Volvo Group executive VP Dennis Slagle and Southern California Edison president Ronald Litzinger as keynote speakers.
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ACT Expo 2013 in Just Two Weeks

June 10, 2013 in Conference/Meeting by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

‘An Absolutely Full House of Vehicles & Equipment’

ACT Expo 2013, the Alternative Clean Transportation Conference & Exhibition, gets underway in just two weeks. ACT Expo 2013 runs June 24-27 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center and Embassy Suites in Washington D.C.
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ACT Expo 2013 Agenda & Speakers

May 8, 2013 in Biodiesel, Biofuels, Biomethane, CNG, Conference/Meeting, Dual Fuel, Electric Drive, Ethanol, EVs, Hybrids, Hydraulic Hybrid, Hydrogen, LNG, NGVs, Propane by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Market Trends & Fleets Emphasized at Three-Day Conclave in Washington

Fleets & Fuels publisher and Alternative Clean Transportation Expo organizer Gladstein, Neandross and Associates has released the full agenda and speaker line-up for the 2013 conference taking place June 24-27 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.
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