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 »
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.
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 »
Asha Weinstein Agrawal, Ph.D., Director, Mineta Transportation Institute National Transportation Finance Center William Millar, President, American Public Transportation Association John Horsley, Executive Director, Association of American State Highway and Transportation Officials Alan Lowenthal, California State Senator Norman Mineta, U.S. Secretary of Transportation (Ret.); Former U.S.Congressman - Moderator Read more »
Tony Posawatz, Vehicle Line Director, Chevy Volt, General Motors Mark Duvall, Director of Electric Transportation, Electric Power Research Institute Jit Bhattacharya, CEO, Mission Motors Richard Lowenthal, CEO, Coulomb Technologies Inc. Read more »