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U.S. - Jiangsu China Solar Business Summit 2009

The summit will discuss China's new national and provincial renewable energy policy and potential business opportunities.

July 17, 2009 12:00am


9:00am   Registration and VIP meeting

9:30am   Opening remarks by organizers

9:45am   Welcome remarks (invited)

Terry Tamminen, Director of Climate Policy for the New America Foundation

David Freeman, City of Los Angeles, Deputy Mayor of Environment

Luomei Shu, Director of Commercial Office, Consulate General of China in LA

10:10am    Keynote Speech: “Overview of Jiangsu Province and Solar Energy Plan and Incentives in Jiangsu”

Fei Shaoyun, Deputy Director General, DOFTEC of Jiangsu

10:30am     Overview of Jiangsu Solar Industry, Panel Presentation I ,John Tang, moderator

Xu Huijuan, Deputy Director, General, DOFTEC, Wuxi, Jiangsu

Steve Chan, CSO, Suntech

Peng Fang, President of Best Solar (Suzhou) Co., Ltd.

11:00am   Break

11:10am    California& US Solar Market, Panel Presentation II, moderator Bonnie Reiss

John Geesman, the former Commissioner, CEC

Cecilia Aguillon, member of the CALSEIA Board of Directors, Certification and Verification requirements for California Market, CalSEIA

Kevin Gao, Founder and Vice President, CA Solar LLC

11:40am    Utility Perspectives, Panel Presentation III, moderator Elizabeth Turner

Gary Barsley, Manager of Solar Initiatives & Self- Generation Programs, Southern California Edison.

Aram Benyamin, Senior Assistant General Manager – Power System, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power

12:10pm    Q&A

12:30pm    Lunch Break

1:30pm    Introducing Chinese Delegations

1:45pm    Remarks by Linda Adams, CalEPA Secretary

        Remarks by Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich ,Los Angeles County

2:00pm   Business Networking

2:45pm   Speical Lecture: How to Set Up in the U.S.?

A Discussion between the Delegates and Local Governments/Service Providers

 WTCA L.A.-LB, City of Lancaster, PricewaterHouseCoopers, East West Bank

3:30pm     Closing remarks

Michael Eckhart, President, American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE)

4:45pm   Adjourn