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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