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APRIL 29         MAY 3
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DAY 1
DAY 2
DAY 3
DAY 4
DAY 5
CAL POLY SOLAR DECATHLON HOUSE UNVEILING

OSISOFT® USERS CONFERENCE 2015

SFUNCUBE THIN FILM SOLAR DESIGN HACK

SMART CITY SAN LEANDRO COMMUNITY HACK

SMART GRID SAN LEANDRO ROUNDTABLE

AT THE ICONIC
ZERO NET ENERGY CENTER
SolarWeek 2015
Free

Must register to attend, register below:

Day 1  |  Cal Poly Solar Decathlon House Unveiling

Day 2  |  OSIsoft® Users Conference 2015*

Day 3  |  SfunCube Thin-Film Solar Design Hack

Day 4  |  Smart City San Leandro Hack

Day 5  |  Smart Grid San Leandro Hack

*Only non-free ticket

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SolarWeek is a solar energy exhibition in the City of San Leandro engaging changemakers, solar entrepreneurs, designers, makers, students and citizens to ideate the possibilities of solar energy with the mission to inspire solutions to the challenges of establishing a renewable future.

SolarWeek 2015, San Leandro: Prototype City

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Organizer

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Organizing Partner

Wednesday, April 29 to Sunday, May 3

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4

Day 5

Cal Poly Solar Decathlon House Unveiling

OSISOFT® USERS CONFERENCE 2015

SfunCube Thin Film Solar Design Hack

Smart City San Leandro Hack

Smart Grid San Leandro Roundtable

What the week looks like

Day 1 | Cal Poly Solar Decathlon House Unveiling

Wednesday, April 29 | 5PM – 8PM

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo is competing in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon competition challenging collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive. Solar Cal Poly will be unveiling their design at their regional fundraiser in San Leandro.

For San Leandrans, elected officials, architects, Cal Poly alumni, donors and smart home related fields.

Day 2 | OSIsoft® Users Conference 2015

Thursday, April 30 | 7AM – 9PM

OSIsoft® is a data analytics company and the fourth largest employer in San Leandro. From April 28 – May 1, the company will be hosting its annual users conference engaging over 2000+ individuals from 45 different countries and 500+ organizations. Thursday, April 30 will be TechCon day for the conference.

For OSIsoft Pi Software users, industry leaders, data scientists, smart city leaders and renewable energy related fields

Day 3 | SfunCube Thin-Film Solar Design Hack

Friday, May 1 | 9AM – 8PM

Design your own solar-powered product with cash prizes! SfunCube Solar Incubator and Accelerator in Oakland, partnered with Hanergy, are hosting the Thin FIlm Solar Awards, a solar design competition using thin film photovoltaics to spur innovation of solar-powered products. Bring a laptop with your design tool of choice.

For designers, makers, San Leandrans, college students, entrepreneurs and solar energy related fields.

Day 4 | Smart City San Leandro Hack

Saturday, May 2 | 10AM – 4PM

Engage, give input and participate in the exploration of installing a solar microgrid in San Leandro. This two-day hack is to brainstorm with community, business leaders and government the project potential of a Smart Grid, exploring concepts of the energy-internet, Grid of Things and innovation ecosystems of the future.

For San Leandrans, business owners, changemakers, elected officials, visioneers and smart city related fields.

Day 5 | Smart Grid San Leandro Roundtable

Sunday, May 3 | 10AM – 4PM

Engage, give input and participate in the exploration of installing a solar microgrid in San Leandro. This two-day hack is to brainstorm with community, business leaders and government the project potential of a Smart Grid, exploring concepts of the energy-internet, Grid of Things and innovation ecosystems of the future.

For The Gate stakeholders, San Leandrans, property landowners, realtors, elected officials and energy related fields.

Zero Net Energy Center

San Leandro: Prototype City
14600 Catalina Street, San Leandro CA 94577

Speakers

Mayor Pauline Cutter

Mayor, City of San Leandro

John Matranga

Director of Customer Innovation + Academia, OSIsoft

Natalie Schaefer

Assistant Dean, Cal Poly College of Architecture & Environmental Design

Stephen Leist

Manager Partner, PPG Ventures

Felipe Cano

CEO, Olidata Smart Cities

Lisa Marie-Mueller

Project Manager, Cal Poly Solar Decathlon House

John Bourne

CEO, BrightCurrent

Mengmeng Chen

Head of US, SEEED Studio

Elena Lucas

CEO, Utility API

Deborah Acosta

Chief Innovation Officer, City of San Leandro

Danny Kennedy

President, SfunCube and Co-founder, Sungevity

Kevin Chen

Executive Vice President, Product Development Group, Hanergy

Valerio Vadacchino

Smart Grid Manager, Enel North America

Steven Karpel

Vice President and CFO, General MicroGrids

Espen Sivertsen

CEO of Type A Machines 3D Printers

Alyssa Parr

Project Manager, Cal Poly Solar Decathlon House

Roy Terry

Founder, The Primal Pitch

Emily Kirsch

Co-founder, SfunCube Solar Incubator

Andrew Chang

Project Manager, SfunCube

Erik Pinuelas

Construction Manager, Cal Poly Solar Decathlon House

Anil Vijayendran

Senior Director of Marketing and Business Development, MiaSole Thin Film Solar

Michael Palmquist

CEO, SolarNexus

Jacob Ruiz

Sponsorship Manager, Cal Poly Solar Decathlon House

Wednesday, April 29 to Sunday, May 3

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4

Day 5

Cal Poly Solar Decathlon House Unveiling

OSISOFT® USERS CONFERENCE 2015

SfunCube Thin-Film Solar Design Hack

Smart City San Leandro Hack

Smart Grid San Leandro Hack

Day 1
29 Apr 2015
Day 2
30 Apr 2015
Day 3
01 May 2015
Day 4
02 May 2015
Day 5
03 May 2015
17:45

Tour of Zero Net Energy Center

Opening

Natalie Schaefer

Welcome to San Leandro

Mayor Pauline Cutter
Deborah Acosta

Cal Poly Solar Decathlon House Presentation

Erik Pinuelas
Jacob Ruiz
Lisa Marie-Mueller
19:00

Tour of Zero Net Energy Center

The State of Solar

Danny Kennedy

My Solar Startup

Michael Palmquist
Elena Lucas
John Bourne

Introduction to the Thin-Film Solar Awards

Anil Vijayendran
Kevin Chen
Andrew Chang
12:00 - 13:00

Lunch

Design Hackathon

Sketch, draw, design, photoshop, powerpoint, paint, watercolor! While we prefer a digital graphic submission for the Thin Film Solar Awards, we encourage you to use what you feel most comfortable with. We will have large poster-size notepads and markers for people to use. We encourage you to bring your own...
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Pitch Perfect by Roy Terry P.D. (Pitch Doctor)

Silicon Valley is filled with innovators passionate to create the future. Most will fail. Sometimes it’s a faulty idea. Just as often it’s a good idea that others don’t understand. Don’t let your vision die and hard work languish. Find the words, story, and style to tell the world. Develop...
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Roy Terry

Judging + Solar Champion Awardees

Stephen Leist
Emily Kirsch
Espen Sivertsen
Deborah Acosta
19:00 - 21:00

Solar Hangout

Solar Speedhack

This will be a guided program where participants will “speed-date” to share and learn ideas from each other. There is no particular knowledge or experience required to participate. Participants typically leave inspired and thinking beyond-the-box.

Grouphack

This will be a guided program where participants will split into groups. Each group will have a designated Tweeter provided with a laptop and pre-made Twitter account. The host will provide prompts and questions for each group to discuss amongst themselves while the Tweeter is recording conversations within the groups....
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Street Smarts

Felipe Cano
12:15- 13:00

Lunch

Data Innovation

John Matranga

The Energy Internet

Valerio Vadacchino

Roundtable Hack

This will be a guided program where participants will rejoin as larger groups to integrate conversations from the smaller break-out groups to further expand on the discussion.

Tweetshare

This program rejoins all participants to review and share the open-data Tweets created from the event program.
16:00

Close and Networking

Opening Roundtable

A loose discussion expanding on yesterday’s Smart City San Leandro Hack.

Datahack

Hacking yesterday’s Tweet data from the Smart City San Leandro hack to integrate into a plan for a Smart Grid implementation plan.
12:00 - 13:00

Lunch

16:00

Until Next Time: SolarWeek Ends

SolarWeek 2015
Free

Must register to attend, register below:

Day 1  |  Cal Poly Solar Decathlon House Unveiling

Day 2  |  OSIsoft® Users Conference 2015*

Day 3  |  SfunCube Thin-Film Solar Design Hack

Day 4  |  Smart City San Leandro Hack

Day 5  |  Smart Grid San Leandro Hack

*Only non-free ticket

Book Now