2018 AltWheels Fleet Day Agenda and Presentations

2018 AltWheels Fleet Day Agenda and Presentations

8:00 - 8:30

Breakfast and registration

Ride-and-Drive opportunities and networking



8:30 - 9:00                                                           

Welcome: Alison Sander, Founder - AltWheels

Welcome:  Judith Judson, Commissioner - Department of Energy Resources

Steve Connors Visionary Award Presentation to Cathy Morrissey


9:00 - 10:00

Future technologies:  What’s coming down the road?

            Nate Oscarson, Cross Vehicle Product Marketing Manager - Ford Motor Company

            Jason Slayton, Alternative Fuel and Ecommerce Manager - Toyota

            Cornelius Willingham, Manager, Electric Vehicle/Fleet Business Development - Nissan

            Trevor J. Bleedorn, smart Sales & Marketing Manager - Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC

            Marc Riccio, Alternative Fuels Manager - Blue Bird

            Moderator: Barry Carr, Coordinator - Clean Communities of Central New York


10:00 - 10:15   

Funding update: VW settlement funding update - Clean Vehicle Program grants.

How you can apply for available funding!

          Michelle Broussard, Alternative Transportation Coordinator - MA DOER

          Sejal Shah, Environmental Analyst - MA DEP

          Moderator:  Steve Russell, Coordinator - Massachusetts Clean Cities Coalition


10:15 - 10:30



10:30 - 11:15

Electric Fuel: Infrastructure and Operations Insights           

           Justin Reis, Account Executive, Northeast US/Eastern Canada - ChargePoint

           Barry Woods, Director of Electric Vehicle Innovation - ReVision Energy

           Roy Bant, Business Development Manager - Air Liquide

           Moderator:  Lee Grannis, Coordinator - New Haven Clean Cities Coalition


11:15 - 12:15

Fleet Managers on the Cutting Edge:  How to Maintain Return on Investment

          Matthew Bradley, Central Fleet - City of Boston Fleet

          Marc Fournier, Deputy Director of Public Works - Town of Andover (XL Hybrids customer)

          James Hineson, Jr., Maintenance Group Supervisor - Port Authority of NY and NJ

          Ellen Katz, Fiscal Director – Cambridge Department of Public Works

          Moderator: Peggy O'Neill-Vivanco, Coordinator - Vermont Clean Cities Coalition


12:15 - 1:15

            Lunch, Exhibits, and Ride-and-Drive opportunities


1:15 - 2:15

Freight Industry Focus

         Adolfo Kurczyn, Sustainability Manager, North America - IKEA

         Richard Samples, Field Service Support Manager - Cummins

         Jonathan Ells, Director of Fleet Sustainability - NYC Department of Citywide Administrative Services

        Juan Corcino, Director of Fleet Operations - Manhattan Beer

        Ben Mandel, Northeast Regional Director - CALSTART Northeast

2:30 - 3:30

Breakout Sessions


Session 1 - Tiffany Ballroom A - Fuel Reduction Technologies

         Mike MacComiskey, Strategic Account Manager Government Sales - GPS Insight

         Sabrina Mansur, Technical Director, Autonomous Vehicles - Draper

         Mark McGrew, Business Development Manager - Lightning Systems

         Moderator: Jessica Wilcox, Coordinator - Granite State Clean Cities     


Session 2 - Lenox Room –Automotive Fuels

         Biodiesel:  Ryan Lamberg, Consultant - National Biodiesel Board

         Renewable Diesel: James Hineson, Jr., Maintenance Group Supervisor - Port Authority of NY and NJ

         Hydrogen:  Charlie Myers, President - Massachusetts Hydrogen Coalition

         CNG:  Barry Carr, Coordinator - Clean Communities of Central New York


3:30 - 4:30

Ride-and-Drive opportunities and networking - Kick some tires and test drive the vehicles!

2018 AltWheels Fleet Day Vehicle Selection

for static display & ride and drive opportunities

Ford Fusion Energi

2018 Smart EQ Fortwo

2018 Toyota Mirai

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback

2019 Toyota Avalon Hybrid

Enow Solar Truck

Enow Solar Truck and Trailer

2018 Nissan Leaf SV
2018 Nissan Leaf SV
2018 Nissan Leaf SL
2018 Nissan Leaf SL

2012 CNG Honda GXs

2009 CNG Honda GXs

Chevrolet Volt

Chevrolet Bolt

Eastern Propane Pick Up