2007 Annual West Coast Collaborative Partnership Meeting

Wednesday, March 28, 2007

7:00-8:00—Conference Registration and Exhibitor Booths – Capital Ballroom Foyer

8:00-8:30—Welcome and Opening Remarks – Capital Ballroom C and D

8:30-8:45—Where We’ve Been and Where We Are: History and Update of the West Coast Collaborative and the National Clean Diesel Campaign – Capital Ballroom C and D

8:45-9:30—West Coast Collaborative Successes and Lessons Learned – Capital Ballroom C and D

9:30-10:15—Future Funding Opportunities – Capital Ballroom C and D

10:15-10:45—Coffee Break in Exhibition Hall – Capital Ballroom Foyer

10:45-11:30—West Coast Collaborative Work Plan and Overarching Cross-Sector Goals – Capital Ballroom C and D

11:30-11:45—Break in Exhibition Hall and Lunch Room Set-up – Capital Ballroom Foyer

11:45-1:00—Networking Lunch with National Clean Diesel Agriculture Leaders Forum – Capital Ballroom C and D

1:00—Begin the National Clean Diesel Agriculture Leaders Forum – Capital Ballroom A

1:00-1:45—Where We’re Going: Ideas for the Future of the Collaborative (Panel Discussion) – Capital Ballroom C and D

1:45-2:00—Break and Breakout Room Set-up – Capital Ballroom Foyer

2:00-4:00—A Look to the Future: Sector Breakout Sessions (See separate agendas for each sector)

4:00-4:15—Refreshment Break and Room Set-up – Capital Ballroom Foyer

4:15-4:45—Moving Forward:  Sector Summaries and Next Steps – Capital Ballroom C and D

4:45-5:00—Closing Remarks – Capital Ballroom C and D

5:00-7:00—Networking Reception – Grand Ballroom
 

Thursday, March 29 (Optional – part of National Agriculture leaders forum)

8:00—Buses depart the Doubletree Hotel parking lot

8:00-11:30am—Clean Diesel and Biofuels Agriculture Innovations Showcase (in association with the California Biomass Collaborative)

11:30-1:00—Box Lunch at UC Davis and Bus to the Doubletree Hotel         

A Look to the Future: Sector Breakout Sessions

Locomotive and Rail – Bear River Room

2:00 - 2:10—Introductions and Brief Welcome

2:10 - 3:00—Union Pacific Roseville Project Test Results

3:00 - 3:50—Looking Forward: Roadmap for Accelerating Successes; Locomotive/Rail Sector Workplan

3:50 - 4:00—Wrap Up

Public Fleets and School Buses – Feather River Room, Call-in number: 1-866-299-3188; Conference Code: 2065538087#

2:00 - 2:10—Introductions and Brief Welcome

2:10 - 3:10—Past Progress and Future Trends

3:10 - 3:50—Looking Forward: Roadmap for Progress; Public Fleets and School Buses Sector Work Plan

3:50 - 4:00—Wrap Up and Next Steps

Construction – Del Paso Room, Call-in Number: 866-299-3188, Conference Code: 2065532770#

2:00-2:10—Brief Introductions and Welcome

2:10-2:40—Oregon Construction Sector Initiatives and Status

2:40-3:10—Diesel Retrofits and Construction Sector Specific Institutional and Technical Issues 

3:10-3:50—Roadmap for Accelerating Success; Construction Sector Work Plan

3:50-4:00—Wrap Up

Trucking – Capital Ballroom B, Call-in Number: 866-299-3188, Conference Code: 2065531037#

2:00-2:10—Brief Introductions and Welcome

2:10-3:00—US-Mexico Border Initiatives

3:00-3:50—Roadmap for Accelerating Success; Trucking Sector Work Plan

3:50-4:00—Wrap Up