September Events

CALSTART Leadership Circle in partnership with DTE

Date: Tuesday - September 20, 2022 & Wednesday - September 21, 2022

September 20th Welcome Reception Location: The Whiskey Factory - 1000 Maple St Detroit, MI 48207
September 20th Welcome Reception Time: 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm EST

September 21st Location: DTE Energy Headquarters - 1 Energy Plaza | Detroit , MI 48226 - CLICK HERE for map and parking instructions
September 21st Program Time: 11:00 am to 4:30 pm EST
September 21st Networking reception Time: 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm EST

Registration Cost: Complimentary

CALSTART’s Leadership Circle brings together a peer-to-peer community of our Executive level members to share policy goals, build capacity, and strategize around transportation market acceleration pathways. Leadership from DTE as well as vehicle and equipment manufacturers, technology developers, energy companies, component suppliers, and government agencies will all be part of the program. Registration is required for this event.

CLICK HERE for map and parking instructions to the DTE Energy Headquarters.

Key takeaways from this event include:
• Utilities are defining the future state of transportation electrification
• Today’s unexpected winds are a driving force behind big changes in the transportation market
• A look inside emerging clean transportation technologies and their success stories
• Key strategies for harnessing today’s big investment opportunities



CEM13/M17: Drive to Zero/Netherlands Side Events

Date: September 22 - 23, 2022

As a part of the Global Clean Energy Action Forum , a joint convening of the 13th Clean Energy Ministerial and 7th Mission Innovation’s (CEM13/MI7) Drive to Zero, the government of the Netherlands, and partners will host a series of CEM side events. These events will highlight the importance of zero-emission trucks and buses as tools to address the climate crisis, while examining the barriers and solutions to growing this critical segment quickly, efficiently, and strategically.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Register for CEM today to participate in the following events:

  • C30 How to Accelerate the Transition to ZEVs? Check the “side event schedule” for date/time information.
  • C39 Accelerating Zero-Emission Vehicle Transitions: California-India Policy Cooperation. Check the “side event schedule” for date/time information.
  • C208 Workshop – Zero-Emission Trucks Are Coming – Lets Charge-Up! 
  • C06 Fleets of the Future – How Collaboration Can Support the Electrification of Trucks 
  • CALSTART’s Zero-Emission Truck (ZET) Global Expo  

To attend these events, CLICK HERE to register for the Global Clean Energy Action Forum (CEM13) and then consult the “side event schedule” for a list of events and times.


October Events


CALSTART Member Only Webinar | Policy Update

Location: Online Webinar | VISIT ONLINE LOBBY
Date: Thursday - October 6, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm PST / 4:00 pm EST
Registration Cost: Complimentary

Join CALSTART’s Policy Team and lobbyist partners to get an update on CALSTART policy efforts, a look back on historic state and federal funding and policies, and our outlook on the upcoming midterm elections. This is an opportunity to hear from CALSTART staff, ask questions about federal and state efforts, and relay priorities for the 2023 work.




CALSTART Member Reception | Seattle - Presented by BAE Systems

Location: Bell Harbor Marina and International Convention Center
Date: Tuesday - October 11, 2022
Time: 5:30 pm PST - 7:30 pm PST
Registration Cost: Complimentary
(Registration is required for both experiences within the event and the reception is open to any current CALSTART member company and its employees)

CALSTART and our sponsor BAE Systems invite you to be our guest in Seattle on Tuesday, October 11th for a member reception coinciding with APTA Conference activities. Join us for an exciting experience of seeing Seattle’s skyline port side on Kitsap Transit’s hybrid electric ferry. Hors d’oeuvres and networking with industry leaders and CALSTART staff will take place following the ferry experience at the Bell Harbor International Convention Center.

On the event registration/details page be sure to select the REGISTER button for each Event Experience that you wish to attend. There is a maximum capacity limit to the Ferry Experience and all guests must be pre-registered for entry. If you need assistance please contact Staged Right Events at or 954-404-8252.

About our sponsor: BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services.