ISETC

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ISETC Program

Wednesday, October 20, 2010, Biltmore Hotel and Suites, Santa Clara, CA

8:30am-9:00am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00am–9:10am

Morning Session A

Chair:
Dr. Kris Verma

Welcome & Program Introduction

9:100am–9:50am

The Importance of High and Predictable PV System Performance

Doug Rose, Sun Power

9:50am–10:30am

A comparison of the US PV Market to the Rest of the World

John Garofalo, Premier Power

Exhibits
Open
10:00am–4:00pm

10:30am-10:50am

Coffee Break & Networking Session

10:50am–11:30am

Morning

Session B

Chair:
Dr. Jeongwon Park

Semiconductor Nanowires for Solar Cells: Single Junction and Heterojunction Photovoltaics

Ted Kamins, Stanford University

11:30am–12:10pm

Options for Improving the Efficiency of Solar Cells

Robert J. Visser, Applied Materials

12:10–12:45pm

Lunch Break

12:45pm–1:45pm

Panel Discussion

Business and Career Opportunities in PV Solar Energy

Moderator: Eric Wesoff, Greentechmedia
Panelists: Jim Hines - Gartner
John Garofalo, Premier Power

Shonda Ranson, NOVA WB

Don Hall - PG&E

1:45pm–2:25pm

Afternoon Session A

Chair:
Dr.William Kao

Low Cost Concentrator PV Technology for the Industrial and Utility-Scale Market

Daniel Shugar, Solaria

2:25pm–3:05pm

Direction in Solar Economic Development in California

Joel Ayala, Calif. State Government - Governor's Office

3:05pm–3:30pm

Coffee Break and Networking Session

3:30pm–4:00pm

Afternoon Session B

Chair:
Dr. Jurgen Daniel

High Gain Solar – A Systems Approach a Sustainable Solar Infrastructure

Tim Keating, Skyline Solar

4:00pm–4:30pm

Concentrator Photovoltaics

Phil Metz, Solfocus

4:30pm–5:00pm

New Tools for Field Testing of PV Arrays

Paul Hernday, Solmetric