Utah State University University of Colorado Boulder University of Colorado Colorado Springs Purdue University Olin College of Engineering


-- MONDAY, September 25 --
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Advisory Council Dinner Hunstman Hall Boardroom
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Advisory Council Meeting
-- TUESDAY, September 26 --
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Registration / Continental Breakfast Eccles Conference Center
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM Welcome: Regan Zane (USU, SELECT Director) Eccles Conference Center
8:15 AM - 8:45 AM State of the Center: David Christensen (USU, SELECT Executive Director)
8:45 AM - 9:15 AM Keynote Speaker: "Electrification--connecting pieces in the broader view"
Chris Gearhart, Center Director, Transportation & Hydrogen Systems Center, National Renewable Energy Laboroatory (NREL)
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Connection Central - Student/Industry/Faculty Networking, Recruting Tables, Snacks
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM Technology Breakout Sessions
Auditorium Rm 205
EV Charging and Grid Infrastructure
Facilitator - Dragan Maksimovic;
Presenters - Barney Carlson (INL), Mike Masquelier (WAVE), Masood Parvania (UofU), Andrew Meintz (NREL), Rohit Nair (Pacificorp)
EV Powertrain
Facilitator - Steve Pekarek (Purdue);
Presenters - Kent Wanner (John Deere), Laurence Dunn (Hyster-Yale)
11:30 AM - 11:45 AM Breakout Summary and Discussion: Dragan Maksimovic and Steve Pekarek
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM Lunch Huntsman Perry Pavilion
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Electric Roadways Panel:
Facilitator - Regan Zane (USU);
Panelists - Andrew Bui (AECOM), Jason Quinn (CSU), Joe Manser/Paul Albertus (DOE ARPA-E), John Haddock (Purdue)
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM Shuttle to EVR Electric Vehicle & Roadway (EVR) Research Facility and Test Track, USTAR 620/650 Buildings
2:45 PM - 5:30 PM Technology Demos, Student Posters, Lab Tours, Short Courses
Electric Vehicle & Roadway (EVR) Facility and Test Track USTAR 620 Building USTAR 650 Building
Student Posters, Tech Demos

Live Demos: Autonomous Aggie Bus/dynamic charging; Autonomous Ford Focus; E-Formula SAE Electric Racecar; Electric UTV; Wireless ADA Mobility

Static Demos: AMPED Battery Management System; Heterogeneous-Pole Permanent Magnet Machine; Portable Power Generator; Power Inductor; Common-mode Choke; 30 kW, 98% Efficient, 23 kW/L xEV Drivetrain Power Converter
Student Posters, Lab Tour Shuttle
(tours begin at 620 Building) Utah Power Electronics Lab (UPEL); Thermal Dynamic & Destructive Test (TDDT) Lab; Systems, Materials, and Structural Health (SMASH) Lab
Student Posters, Short Courses:

Steve Pekarek (Purdue);

Wireless Power Transfer
Zeljko Pantic, Abilash Kamineni (USU);

Energy Storage
Scott Trimboli (UCCS), Nate Millecam (Electric Power Systems)
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Shuttle to Dinner
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Dinner Alumni House
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Collaboration/Recruiting Meetings (by appointment) University Inn Meeting Rooms
-- WEDNESDAY, September 27 --
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast Eccles Conference Center
8:00 AM - 8:10 AM Welcome/Speaker Introduction
Chris Lee (Olin)
8:10 AM - 8:40 AM Keynote Speaker: "Building Industry/Academic Relationships through Project Collaboration"
Ruth Levine, Director of Business Development, Olin College of Engineering
8:40 AM - 9:20 AM Industry Panel: Preparing the Future Workforce for Electrification and Autonomy
Facilitator - Chris Wohlheuter (Siemens)
Panelists - Andrew Bui (AECOM), Laurence Dunn (Hyster-Yale), Joe LoGrasso (FCA), Kent Wanner (John Deere), Andrew Liu (Arrivo), Lee Barnes (Ricardo), Kirk Stetzel (LG Chem)
9:20 AM - 10:00 AM Connection Central - Student/Industry/Faculty Networking, Recruting Tables, Snacks
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM Technology Breakout Sessions
Auditorium Rm 205
Energy Storage
Facilitator - Greg Plett (UCCS);
Presenters - Robert Milliken (Analog Devices), Nick Roberts (USU), Scott Trimboli (UCCS), Leo Liu (USU)
Electrifying Smart Mobility and Autonomy
Facilitator - Andrew Liu;
Presenters - Ziqi Song (USU), Victor Walker (INL), Nadia Gkritza (Purdue), Blaine Leonard/Rob Clayton (UDOT)
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM Breakout Summary and Discussion: Greg Plett and Andrew Liu
11:30 AM - 11:45 AM Wrap Up: David Christensen (USU)
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM Lunch Huntsman Hall Tanner Terrace
1:15 PM - 3:15 PM Shuttle to Crimson Trail Hike Excursion Logan Canyon

• Transportation provided between meeting venues •

Annual Meeting Venue

Eccles Conference Center
Phone: 1.800.797.0423

Electric Vehicle & Roadway (EVR) Research Facility & Test Track