Host Site Coordinators: SCAG Clean Cities Coalition, City of Los Angeles (Environmental Affairs Department), Los Angeles Clean Cities Coalition
Event Type: Education and Outreach “The Future is Green Conference and Expo”
Sponsors/Partners: EPA, Air Resources Board, Energy Star, NREL, SBA, Intigrated Waste Management Board, ACTI, ALT, Clean Energy, BP, Hydrogen Energy, GM, Johnson Matthey, LA Department of Water and Power, NAVISTAR, Southern CA Edison, Toyota, Wesport Innovations Inc., Sterling Travel, Freightliner, A123 Systems, Honda, CA Natural Gas Vehicle Partnership, Calstart, Cleaire, Cummins, The Walt Disney Company, Film Independent, Huss, Ironman, LA World Airports, PG&E, The Port of LA, The Port of Long Beach, ServoTech, Southern CA Gas Company, Union Pacific, SMUD, Diesel Technology Forum, Clean Street, Craton, FuelCell Energy, Primafuel, Air and Waste Management Association, ALA of CA, CA Hydrogen Business Council, CaUFC, Coalition for Clean Air, EPRI, East Yard Communities, TreePeople, Green Seal, Green Valley, Plug In America, State of California Energy Commission, AAA of Southern CA, CA Fuel Cell Partnership, Green Schools, and CA Stationary Fuel Cell Collaborative
Attendees: 500 General Public, Government Representatives, Industry Leaders
Event Highlights: An alternative fuel information booth was on hand at the CAPCOA “The Future is Green Conference and Expo” on “New and Emerging Clean Air Technologies and Innovations,” at the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center. Sessions included topics like renewable power generation, on-road heavyduty clean vehicles and technologies, energy efficiency, on-road light-duty clean vehicles, off-road clean vehicles and technologies, green agriculture equipment, clean transportation system technologies, and clean fuel technologies. Each day featured exhibits and sessions on a variety of clean air technology topics and more than 70 exhibitors and 30 clean fuel vehicles. Over 60 event speakers, panelist and moderators were on-hand including well known individuals like keynote speaker T. Boone Pickens, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of BP Capital.
Site: Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG)
Format: Fair/Conference/Panel Discussion
Audience: Government Officials, Fleet Operators, and Environmental Organization Representatives
Highlights: Extensive vehicle display and broad spectrum of stakeholders from the region.