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.
Site: GSA Region 3/ Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments/United States Department of Agriculture
Audience: General Public, Students, Fleet Operators, and Government Officials
Highlights: Alternative fuel vehicles “show and tell.”
Site: GSA Region 3, Washington, DC
Format: Literature Fair and Car Show
Audience: Government Officials
Highlights: Held in conjunction with NAFTC National Kickoff event.