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Jul 25 2014

NSF Awards Grant to NYIT Professor for Workshop on Gaming and Therapy

Jul 25 2014

Arkansas Higher Education Board Certifies New NYIT Medical School Site in Jonesboro

Jul 17 2014

Medical Students Transition from Classroom to Clinic

Jul 15 2014

NYIT Awards Research Grants

Jul 15 2014

NYIT’s M.S. in Instructional Technology Approved in Abu Dhabi

Aug 01 2014

NYIT Cyber-Security Talk

Aug 04 2014

B.S./D.O. Enrollment Day

Aug 05 2014

Graduate Tuesdays

Aug 05 2014

NYIT Transfer Student Orientation Day 1!

Aug 06 2014

NYIT Transfer Student Orientation Day 2!

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