"Future Of Transportation, Funding & Climate Change"
By: Slade Gorton, Paul Brubaker, David Kaplan, Paula Hammond, Bill Rogers, Neil Schuster TVW, Cascadia Center "Beyond Oil" Conference September 12, 2008
This is the TVW video of the Sept. 5 panel discussion at Cascadia Center's Beyond Oil: Transforming Transportation conference titled, "Future Of Transportation, Funding and Climate Change." Joining moderator Slade Gorton of the National Transportation Policy Project are Paul Brubaker of USDOT's Research & Innovative Technology Administration, David Kaplan of V2Green, WSDOT Sec. Paula Hammond, Bill Rogers of Idaho National Laboratory, and Neil Schuster of the American Assn. of Motor Vehicles Administrators. The panel discussion is preceded by a presentation from Admiral Dennis Blair of Securing America's Future Energy.
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Speaker PowerPoints and agenda here; media coverage here.
Cascadia Center thanks its "Beyond Oil" co-sponsors: Idaho National Laboratory; Microsoft; U.S. Department of Transportation; Washington State Department of Transportation; Puget Sound Clean Air Agency; and Pemco Insurance.
"The Case For Change: Transforming Transportation," ex-CIA chief James Woolsey. Woolsey is introduced by U.S. Rep. Dave Reichert, via video. After Woolsey's presentation, Woolsey is joined by Chelsea Sexton of Plug In America and K.C. Golden of Climate Solutions for a discussion. This TVW segment ends with "The Case For Bi-Partisan Action," by Peter Jackson of The Jackson Foundations.
"The Road Ahead," Rob Bernard, Microsoft's Chief Environmental Strategist. Bernard is preceded by Don Foley with an update on national "X Prize" car rallies, King County Executive Ron Sims, and the Discovery Institute's President Bruce Chapman with welcoming remarks.