Transportation

Upcoming event

Oil Ahead

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Mon, Jan 12 2015 - 12:00pm

Angus Gillespie, VP for CO2, Shell Oil Company
Mary Nichols, Chair, California Air Resources Board
Lou Allstadt, Former Executive Vice President, Mobil Oil; Member, Citizens Climate Lobby Read more »

Past event

Mineta National Policy Summit

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Fri, Jun 20 2014 - 9:00am

Introduction by Norman Y. Mineta, U.S. Secretary of Transportation (retired)
Keynote Address by Therese McMillan, Federal Transit Deputy Administrator
Asha Weinstein Agrawal, Director, MTI National Transportation Finance Center Read more »

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Dan Richard: High-Speed Rail and the Future of Transportation in California

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Tue, Apr 15 2014 - 6:00pm

Dan Richard, Board Chair, California High-Speed Rail Authority Read more »

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Transportation Secretary

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Sat, Jun 24 2000

Slater, Rodney E.

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Sputnik Journey

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Tue, May 8 1962

Titov, Gherman. - Soviet cosmonaut

 

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The Bay Area`s Parking and Transit Crisis

Fri, Jul 19 1957

Callison, Ferd Walter. - Builder and president, Downtown Center Garage, San Francisco; director, National Parking Association; vice president, West Coast Parking Association

 

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James Letz: The Future of Cars and the Auto Industry

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The Future of Cars and the Auto Industry

James Lentz, President/COO, Toyota, USA, Inc.

Toyota is known for creativity and a commitment to sustainable development, but is it enough in today's ultra-competitive globalized car industry? Come hear the unique perspective of industry veteran Lentz, who launched the innovative Scion brand in 2001, on what automakers are doing to ensure vehicles are a benefit, not a burden, to society and what future designs may be on the horizon. Read more »

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Brien A. Seeley: Green Aviation Challenge: NASAs $1 Million Prize for Ultra-Safe 100-MPG Personal Commuter Aircraft (5/27/09)

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Brien A. Seeley, M.D.; President, Comparative Aircraft Flight Efficiency, Inc.

In the second century of flight, small, two-seat aircrafts that achieve 100 mpg on renewable energy and are immune to gridlock will offer trip speeds of over 100 mph. Seeley will explain how these NASA-inspired PAVs (personal air vehicles) can be a safe, planet-friendly solution to our transportation needs.

This program was recorded in front of a live audience at the Commonwealth Club of California on May 27, 2009.

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Panel on Curtailing Suburban Sprawl in California (7/7/09)

Ted Droettboom, Joint Policy Director, Association of Bay Area Governments
Laura Hall, Principal, Hall Alminana, Inc.
Paul Campos, Vice President and General Counsel, Northern California Home Builders Association Read more »

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