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Aug 19 2014

NYIT Cybersecurity Conference 2014

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NYIT and Turkish Partner YTU Offer Dual Master’s Degrees

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Student-Doctors Begin NYIT Osteopathic Medical Education

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NSF Awards NYIT Grant for Sputtering System to Support Nano/Micro-Fabrication Research

Aug 25 2014

Information Session About New ‘Minor in Energy Science, Technology and Policy’

Aug 26 2014

Graduate Enrollment Day

Aug 27 2014

School of Health Professions State of the School Address

Aug 27 2014

Graduate Enrollment Day

Aug 29 2014

New Student Orientation - Old Westbury

Agenda: Energy In Motion By Road, Rail, and Drone
Energy Conference

NYIT Energy Conference 2014
Energy In Motion By Road, Rail and Drone

Thursday, June 12, 2014
8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
NYIT de Seversky Mansion
Old Westbury, NY 11568


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CONFERENCE AGENDA

8:30 – 9 a.m. Registration
9 – 9:30 a.m.

Opening Remarks

  • Transportation Challenges and Solutions, Martin R. Cantor, Ed.D., Director, Long Island Center for Socio-Economic Policy
9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Regional Planning for Transportation and Economic Growth
Moderator: John Eff, NYIT

  • Planning for the Future, Elisa C. Picca, Chief Planning OfficerLong Island Rail Road 
  • Transportation-Oriented Planning in Nassau County, Aryeh Lemberger, Nassau County Department of Public Works
10:30 – 10:40 a.m. Break
10:40 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Drones: Autonomous Transportation Applications and Challenges
Moderator: Greg Banhazl, NYIT
  • The Evolution of Drone Technology, Mary Cummings, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Duke University & Director, Humans & Automation Laboratory
  • Delivering Services in Remote Areas, Paola Santana, Chief Regulatory, Matternet
  • NYIT Student Drone Project and Demonstration, Archernar Yepes, Student, NYIT
12:15 – 1:15 p.m. Buffet Lunch and Networking 
1:15 – 2:45 p.m. Innovations in Alternative Fuels and Technology
Moderator: David Schieren, EmPower
  • Natural Gas Fueling Stations, Ken Daly, President, National Grid New York
  • Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure, Jessica Harrison, DNV-GL
  • The Next Generation of Green Vehicles, Joseph Ambrosio, General Manager, Unique Technical Services, LLC
2:45 – 3 p.m. Closing Remarks - Robert Amundsen, NYIT