IANAS Energy Focal Point Meeting September 3-6, 2013

Beckman Center, Irvine California, USA

Lodging: Island Hotel Newport Beach 690 Newport Center, Dr. Newport Beach, CA 92660 (949) 759-0808

Tuesday, Sept. 3 19:00 Travel Day and business dinner at hotel.(1)

Wednesday, Sept. 4 7:15 Meet in hotel lobby for travel to Beckman Center 7:30 Breakfast at the Beckman Center

Session I Chairman Claudio Estrada

8:00 Welcome: Michael Clegg IANAS Co-Chair and Foreign Secretary of the NAS 8:30-9:00 Workshop plans: John Millhone and Claudio Estrada 9:00-10:20 Countries reports 10 minutes per participant please: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil (Teleconference), Canada, Colombia, Dominican Republic 10:20-10:40 Coffee break 10:40-12:00 Countries reports 10 minutes per participant. Thanks: Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Panama, Peru, Mexico 12:00-13:00 Lunch 13:00-13:30 Countries reports 10 minutes per participant. Thanks: Nicaragua, US, Venezuela 13:30-14:30 Book presentation: Adriana de la Cruz Molina, John Millhone and Claudio Estrada 14:30-17:00 Session II Chairman John Millhone Coffee Break and Break out Group Session
I) Energy for Unserved Populations Priority
II) Renewable Energy
III) Bioenergy
IV) Energy Efficiency
V) Capacity Building

17:00-19:00 Plenary Session open session for discussion
Each group will be presenting their conclusions about the structure of the Chapter and timing table to deliver
19:00 Transportation to the Hotel 19:30 Business dinner (1) (1) IANAS Energy participants only. Thanks

Thursday, Sept. 5 7:00 Breakfast at the hotel 7:30 Departing by bus for eSolar complex, Lancaster CA(2) 9:30-11:00 Visit area solar projects. Bring your own hard hat 11:00-12:00 Q&A session with the IANAS Energy group and the eSolar team 12:00-13:00 Lunch (Place to be confirmed) and return to Irvine 15:00 Arrival to the Beckman Center 15:00-15:30 Crossing roads with Energy: Insights from the Water and Women for Science 16:00-16:30 Coffee Break 16:300-18:00 Plenary session on plans for the book and 2014-2016 activities 18:00 Return to the Hotel 19:00 Dinner at the hotel (3) (2) Only IANAS Energy Participants. We apologies for not having enough room for your guests
(3) Guests are welcome to join us but they will need to cover their own expenses

Friday, Sept. 6 7:00 Breakfast and departure for airport
Thanks for joining us

NOTE: The eSolar facility has a limited number of hard hats and they are requesting to bring our own hard hat. The measure is required for the tour. We apologize for this inconvenience.
Weather forecast: Irvine 24°C/ Burbank 30-34°C

General Information

Hotel
Island Hotel Newport Beach 690 Newport Center Dr Newport Beach, CA 92660 (949) 759-0808

Meeting sessions
Beckman Center Address: 100 Academy Dr, Irvine, CA 92617, United States Phone:+1 949-721-2200

eSolar
The solar facility is located @ 450 West Avenue 'G', Lancaster CA/3355 W. Empire Avenue, Suite 200 | Burbank, CA 91504 Tel 818.303.9567 | Fax 818.303.9501 | Mobile 626.429.0859 www.esolar.com

Shuttle from LAX to John Wayne Airport (Also known as Orange County Aiport or Santa Ana Airport)
http://www.primetimeshuttle.com