October 19th, 2017 • Renaissance Seattle Hotel • Seattle, Washington

Agenda

9-10:30am

Welcoming Remarks

Legislative Overview: State and Federal

  • State-supported financing tools
  • Federal developments
  • Other financing options public and private

Moderator: Stacy Lewis, Pacifica Law Group

 

Panelists:

 


10:30-11am

Coffee Break and Networking

 


11am-12pm

Engaging the Community

Demographic, geographic and political considerations

 

Moderator: Bruce Agnew, Cascadia Center

 

Panelists:

 


12pm-1:30pm

Lunch Speaker:

Speaker: Amy Scarton, Washington State Ferries

 


1:30-3pm

Case Studies: Successes and Challenges

Specific, existing ferry systems around the country will be examined. Actual challenges identified and the solutions developed and explained.

 

Moderator: David Moseley, DM Consulting

 

Panelists:

 


3-3:30pm

Coffee Break and Networking

 


3:30-5pm

New Technologies: Fuel Cells, Electric, Hybrids and Alternative Fuels

Moderator: Greg Dronkert, HMS Ferries

 

Panelists:


5-6:30pm

Closing Reception