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The Potential for Electric Vehicles in Calgary

September 15, 2015 @ 7:30 am - 10:00 am

The Van Horne Institute in partnership with Capmunda, The City of Calgary and Calgary Economic Development, invites you to join us to engage with policymakers, local businesses and leading U.S. academics on the future of electric vehicles in Calgary. Discuss emerging business opportunities, learn about how electric vehicles have been integrated into other North American jurisdictions, and discover the latest Calgary-specific research on the potential for our own EV market.


  • Levi Tillemann, Jeff and Cal Leonard Fellow at New America and author of “The Great Race: Global Quest for the Car of the Future” (Remote)
  • Ian Neville, Climate Policy Analyst, City of Vancouver and/or Malcolm Shield, Climate Policy Manager, City of Vancouver
  • Kent Rathwell, President and Founder, Sun Country Highway
  • Claire Beckstead, Community Environmental Specialist, City of Calgary


Tuesday, September 15, 2015

7:30 a.m.: Breakfast

8 a.m.: Speaker presentations

9 a.m.: Q & A


Global Business Centre Terrace View Room

120 8 Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2K 0K6

For more information about this event, contact Megan Zimmerman at 403-221-7830

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September 15, 2015
7:30 am - 10:00 am