U.S. General Services Administration, Fleet Management Division, and U.S. Department of Agriculture Transportation Division, Washington D.C.

2006

Host Site Co-Coordinators: U.S. General Services Administration, Fleet Management Division, and U.S. Department of Agriculture Transportation Division, Washington D.C.

Event Type: Vehicle Displays, Informational Booths

Attendees: 500 Students, Educators, Government Officials, General Public

Participating Sponsors / Partners: Arlington County, American Honda, General Motors Corporation, Electric Drive Transportation Association, Sustainable Energy Strategies Inc., Toyota, and FlexCar.

Event Highlights: Helping reduce dependence on foreign oil and encouraging the use of alternative fuels and alternative vehicles was the focus of the Odyssey Day event. A total of 23 alternative fuel vehicles were on display with representatives to help answer questions for spectators. Information was handed out to attendees so they could gain a better understanding of the various types of alternative fuels and what types could best benefit them on a daily usage basis.

 

2004

Site: GSA Region 3/ Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments/United States Department of Agriculture

Format: Exhibit

Audience: General Public, Students, Fleet Operators, and Government Officials

Attendees: 100

Highlights: Alternative fuel vehicles “show and tell.”

 

2002

Site: GSA Region 3, Washington, DC

Format: Literature Fair and Car Show

Audience: Government Officials

Attendees: 300

Highlights: Held in conjunction with NAFTC National Kickoff event.