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EV Symposium and Ride N' Drive

This year's Electric Vehicle (EV) Symposium and Ride and Drive event will bring local utilities and EV manufacturers together at Farmingdale State College to educate attendees on the industry today and where it is heading for the future. The focus of this event will be on both consumer and fleet EVs. EV manufacturers will also have vehicles present for attendees to test drive around a set up track in front of Farmingdale State College's Campus Center.

* This event is free for attendees.
** The rain date for this event is: Friday, October 28th, 2022, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Organizing Committee                             Event Speakers and Presenters


Time EV Symposium and Ride N Drive Agenda
8:00AM-9:00 AM

Breakfast and Meet and Greet

9:00AM-9:05 AM

Event Opening by Marjaneh Issapour - Director of the Renewable Energy and Sustainability Center

Welcome Address by Dr. Christopher Malone - Associate Provost of FSC

9:05AM-10:20 AM

Manufacturers Panel

Moderator: Robert Martinez - NYPD

Jay Ferraro - GM

Matt Meyer - DANNAR

Chance Parker - Lightning eMotors

Leo Menuzzo - Biener Audi

Daniel Mazurek - Ford

Kyle Alexander - Volvo

10:20AM-11:30 AM

Incentives and Funding Panel

Moderator: Ronald Gulmi - Emerald Alternative Energy Solutions, Inc.

Paul Dibenedetto - PSEG-LI

  PSEG Long Island Make Ready Program

Adam Lomasney - NYSERDA

    NY Truck Voucher Program, Drive Clean Rebates, and Charge Ready

Joy Gardner - Empire Clean Cities

   Federal Incentives

John Markowitz - NYPA

  NYPA Evolve Program

Lynn Weiskopf - New York State DOT

  New York State DOT NEVI Program

11:00AM-3:00 PM Lunch, Ride N Drive, EV Show N Tell, and Vendor Table Sessions

Attendee Registration         Vendor Registration           EV Enthusiast (Show N' Tell) Registration

Farmingdale State College Logo   RESC Logo   Drive Electric Long Island Logo Emerald Alternative Energy Solutions Logo  NAFA Logo Empire Clean Cities LogoPSEG Long Island Logo


October 14, 2022
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Campus Center, Ballroom

Thank you to all of our attendees, we look forward to seeing you at future events.

Last Modified 10/13/22