Global Hyperloop Conference

July 8 - 9, 2019

Colorado School of Mines | Golden Colorado

2nd Annual HARP Conference on Hyperloop Industry and Related Technologies

Welcome & Opening Remarks

Dave Clute

President

Hyperloop Advanced

Research Partnership

HARP 

Dr. Richard Geddes

Professor - Cornell University

Founding Director

Cornell Program in

Infrastructure Policy

CPIP

Terri Hogue

Professor & Dept. Head
Civil & Environmental
Engineering
Colorado School of Mines 

Dr. Gereon Meyer

Deputy Head of Department Future Mobility and Europe
VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik GmbH

Keynote Speakers

Ariel Wolf

‚ÄčFormer Counselor to the USDOT Deputy Secretary, and Chair of the Mobility and Transportation Technology Group at Venable LLP

Dr. Ryan Janzen

Co-Founder & CTO
TransPod

Moderator & Panelists - Session 1 - Rights of Way

Brad Swartzwelter

Author / Moderator

Ariel Wolf

Former Counselor to the USDOT Deputy Secretary, Chair of the Mobility & Transportation Technology Group at Venable LLP

Dr. Ryan Janzen

Co-Founder & CTO
TransPod

Shoshana M. Lew

Executive Director

Colorado Department of Transportation

Prof. Michel Mooney

Civil & Environ.

Engineering

Colorado School of Mines

Dr. Gereon Meyer

Deputy Head of Department Future Mobility and Europe
VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik GmbH

Moderator & Panelists - Session 2 - Safety & Security

Dr. Steve Cohn

Moderator

Ronin Institute

Dr. Patrick Sherry

Research Professor & Executive Director
National Center for Intermodal (NCIT) Transportation
University of Denver

Ian Sutton

Sutton Technical

Books

Trish Kerin

Director
Institution of Chemical Engineers

Mike Weber
VP, Coalfire Labs, Coalfire

Moderator & Panelists - Session 3 - Environment

Ian Sutton

Moderator

Sutton Technical

Books

Dr. Stanley Young

Researcher

NREL

Dr. Mary A. Ottinger

Professor of Endocrinology and AAAS Fellow
Department of Biology and Biochemistry
University of Houston

Dr. Steve Cohn

Ronin Institute

Will Toor

Executive Director
Colorado Energy Office

Dr. Stan Benjamin

Senior Scientist

NOAA

Moderator & Panelists - Session 4 - Hyperloop Technical Challenges & Solutions

Dave Clute

Moderator

President

HARP 

Amy Ford

Director of Mobility on Demand Alliance
Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITSA)

Dr. Ryan Janzen

Co-Founder & CTO
TransPod

Al Waller

Principal Process 
Safety Engineer
FMC Corporation

Mars Geuze

Co-Founder &  
Commercial Director 
Hardt Hyperloop

Moderator & Panelists - Session 5 - Routes & Reactions

Dave Clute

Moderator

President

HARP

John Whitcomb

CEO

Hypernet Holding

Corp

David Pring-Mill

Writer / Filmmaker

Pring-Mill Media

Corp

David Hewett

Exec. Managing

Director

Olive Real State Group

Chuck Michael,

P.E.

U.S. Feasibility Studies

HTT

Moderator & Panelists - Session 6 - Steps Forward

Dr. Patrick Sherry

Research Professor & Executive Director
National Center for Intermodal (NCIT) Transportation
University of Denver

Brad Swartzwelter

Author / Moderator

Lindsay Sousa 

Manager
Planning Group
AECOM

Ian Sutton

Sutton Technical

Books

Dr. Richard Geddes

Professor - Cornell University

Founding Director

Cornell Program in

Infrastructure Policy

CPIP

Alicia Jessip 

Regional Inclusion and Diversity Manager TEKsystems