Santa Barbara Summit on Energy Efficiency

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The 2010 Summit on Energy Efficiency.

From the official website, go there for more information and to register.

Wednesday, May 12

8:00-8:30AM Registration
Continental breakfast & networking
8:30-8:45AM Welcome

* Henry Yang, Chancellor, UC Santa Barbara
* Dave Auston, Executive Director, Institute for Energy Efficiency and Center for Energy Efficient Materials

8:45-9:00AM New Ideas in Energy Efficiency

* John Bowers, Director, Institute for Energy Efficiency

9:00-10:00AM Opening Keynote

* Dan Reicher, Director of Climate Change and Energy Initiatives, Google

10:00-11:15AM Enabling Technologies for New Energy Sources

* Moderator: Gui Bazan, Production & Storage Solutions Group Head, Institute for Energy Efficiency
* Howard Wenger, President, Utility & Power Plants, SunPower Corp.
* Dina Lozofsky, Vice President of Corporate Development, Solarmer
* Tim Keating, Vice President of Marketing, Skyline Solar

11:15-11:30AM Break
11:30AM-12:30PM Implementing Energy Savings

* Moderator: Jeffrey Henley, Global Advisory Board Chair, Institute for Energy Efficiency
* Joe Pettus, Senior Vice President of Fuel and Energy Operations, Safeway
* William Sisson, Director of Sustainability, United Technologies Research Center

12:30-1:30PM Networking Lunch
1:30-2:45PM Energy Efficient Computing at a Large Scale

* Moderator: Fred Chong, Computing Solutions Group Head, Institute for Energy Efficiency
* Bob Sproull, Vice President and Fellow, Sun Labs, Oracle
* Katherine Yelick, NERSC Division Director, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
* Rich Wolski, CTO, Eucalyptus Systems

2:45-4:00PM Energy Efficient Information Technology

* Moderator: John Bowers, Director and Electronics & Photonics Solutions Group Head, Institute for Energy Efficiency
* Mario Paniccia, Director, Photonics Technology Lab, Intel
* Michael Lebby, President and CEO, Optoelectronics Industry Development Association
* Mark Rodwell, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, UC Santa Barbara
* Daniel Blumenthal, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, UC Santa Barbara

4:00-4:30PM Break
4:30-5:30PM Keynote

* Richard Newell, Administrator, U.S. Energy Information Administration

5:30-7:30PM Reception
At the Coral Casino Beach and Cabana Club, featuring local Santa Barbara wineries and seasonal fare

Thursday, May 13
8:00-8:30AM Registration
Continental breakfast & networking
8:30-9:45AM Tools and Technologies for Energy Efficient Building Systems

* Moderator: Igor Mezic, Buildings & Design Solutions Group Head, Institute for Energy Efficiency
* Cary Vandenberg, CEO, Agilewaves, Inc.
* Takashi Hikihara, Professor of Electrical Engineering (Power Conversion & System Control Lab) Kyoto University
* Marti Ogram, Strategic Product Specialist, Emerging Technology Group, Cisco Systems, Inc.

9:45-11:00AM Moving Towards a Viable and Large Scale LED Market

* Moderator: Steve DenBaars, Lighting Solutions Group Head, Institute for Energy Efficiency
* Robert Karlicek, Director, Smart Lighting Engineering Research Center at Rensselaer
* James Speck, Professor, Materials Science, UC Santa Barbara
* Jed Dorsheimer, Principal, Senior Equity Analyst, Canaccord Adams

11:00-11:15AM Break
11:15AM-12:30PM Most Promising Technologies for Energy Efficiency

* Moderator: Jon Guice, Managing Director of Research, AltaTerra Research
* Gene Rodrigues, Director of Energy Efficiency, Southern California Edison

12:30-2:00PM Lunch and Closing Keynote

* Michael Peevey, President, California Public Utilities Commission

2:30-4:30PM UC Santa Barbara Lab Tours
(register at check-in for this supplemental activity)

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