EV Update Brings Together EV Industry to Discuss the U.S. Govt.’s Role and Consumer Awareness

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With more than $2 billion in federal grants, equaled by another $2 billion in private investment, it is clear to Electric Vehicle Update and the EV industry that the Obama administration has supported EVs and plans for mass consumer adoption.

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To combat the challenges facing the industry, such as consumer awareness and how to build a self-sustainable infrastructure, EV Update has put together the Plug-In Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Conference USA 2012 (April 18-19).

Using independent, primary research, EV Update has identified the topics the EV infrastructure industry must address and will be discussed at the conference. Crucial topics include:

  •     Nissan Show You How to Increase Consumer Awareness: Examine data from early EV roll-outs to discuss results such as charging patterns and usability stats to boost consumer awareness
  •     Dispel EV Range Anxiety: Learn to overcome consumer concerns through advanced eco-mapping and daily routine co-ordination and partner with key players to support charging infrastructure and satisfy consumers’ needs
  •     Understand the Smart Grid Business Model: Construct an optimized pricing model to encourage off-peak charging, bolster communications tech. and promote grid stability to drive sustainability and profitability
  •     The Government’s Role and Impact within EV Infrastructure: Stimulus funds are limited. Hear which factors will impact fund allocation such as admin and policy changes to ensure your business stands to gain

Top-level speakers, pioneers of the EV industry, have been hand-picked to lead the interactive discussions, debates and presentations.

The following experts, amongst others, will share successful EV infrastructure business strategies and results from early EV roll-outs.

  •     Brendan Jones, Director of Sales and Marketing for Nissan LEAF, Nissan
  •     Mike Tinskey, Global Business Leader, Vehicle Electrification, Ford
  •     Tonia Buell, Project Development and Communications Manager, WSDO TWSDoT
  •     Mariana Gerzanych, CEO, 350 Green
  •     Mike Ferry, Transportation Programs Manager, California Centre for Sustainable Energy
  •     Robert Langford, Manager, Electric Vehicle, Honda
  •     Jon Bucci, Vice President, Advanced Technology Department, Toyota

To view a full list of speakers and the conference program visit: http://www.evupdate.com/electricvehicleusa/

Plug-In Electric Vehicle Infrastructure 2012 is set to be the best forum for networking and building business strategies in the commercial EV infrastructure sector to attend this year.

75% of EV Update conference attendees are made up of key decision makers in this space including, OEMs, Utilities, Govt. and Charging Infrastructure Providers.

The conference will provide a rich environment for networking and establishing strategic relationships.

For more information visit: http://www.evupdate.com/electricvehicleusa/

EV Update conferences are the most prestigious in the industry. We only select the best expert speakers and produce the most concentrated audience of decision makers in North America, Europe & Asia providing a rich environment for establishing strategic relationships and networking.

Contact: Andrew Pym
Project Director
EV Update
Website: http://www.evupdate.com/electricvehicleusa/

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