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All Systems Green - Draft Agenda
September 24–25, 2008 in St. Louis, Missouri

Tuesday, September 23
7:00 pm
Welcome Reception and Buffet Dinner

wednesday, September 24
7:30 am


8:30 am
Conference Welcome
Leonard Kleinrock, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
8:40 am
Conference Overview
Mike Hawley, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
9:00 am
Robert Metcalfe, General Partner, Polaris Venture Partners
9:45 am
Biomimetic Models for Networked Energy
William Browning, Co-founder, Terrapin Bright Green
10:30 am
11:00 am
Logical Innovation for Energy
David Berry, Principal, Flagship Ventures
11:40 am
Green Chemistry and Green Engineering: Sustainability, Resilience, and Innovation
Paul Anastas, Director, Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering, Yale University
12:15 pm
Nanoantennas: The New Solar?
Steven Novack, Advisory Scientist, Idaho National Laboratory
12:50 pm
Members' Working Lunch
2:00 pm
Trends in Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation for Infrastructure, Buildings, and Commercial/Industrial
Scott Sklar, President, The Stella Group
2:40 pm
Nanotechnology and the Oil and Gas Industry
Jay Kipper, Associate Director, Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas
3:10 pm
Small-Footprint Wind Turbines
Steve Else, President and CEO, and Mark Bergee, CTO, Broadstar Wind Systems
3:40 pm
4:10 pm
Green Mobility
William Mitchell, Director, MIT Design Laboratory
7:00 pm
Reception and Dinner

Thursday, September 25
7:30 am


8:30 am
TTI/Vanguard Announcements
8:45 am
Recasting Moore’s Law: Slower is Greener
David Blaauw, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan
9:15 am

Carbon Rewards Instead of Carbon Taxes
Bill St. Arnaud, Senior Director Advanced Networks, CANARIE, Inc.

9:45 am

Controlled Environments: Plant Production Technology Addresses Global Issues
Gene Giacomelli, Director, Controlled Environment Agriculture Program, University of Arizona

10:15 am
10:45 am
Trends in Photovoltaics
Supratik Guha, Senior Manager, Semiconductor Materials and Devices Department,
IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
11:15 am
Solar Thermal Power: Our Next Primary Energy Source
John O'Donnell, Renewable Energy Consultant
11:45 am
Managing for Sustainability
Patricia Roberts, Senior Vice President, Jones Lang LaSalle
12:15 pm
Virtual Worlds for Collaboration
Nicole Yankelovich, Principal Investigator, Collaborative Environments Project, Sun Microsystems Laboratory
12:45 pm
Members' Working Lunch
2:00 pm
Energy to Save the World: A Modest Proposal
John Deal, CEO, Hyperion Power Generation
2:30 pm
Scaling for Sustainability
Andreas Vogel, Vice President, SAP Research
3:00 pm
Conference Wrap-up
Mike Hawley, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
4:00 pm
Close of Conference
7:00 pm

Friday, September 26
8:00 am
Field Trip to Washington University

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