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HDMA's Heavy Duty Dialogue to feature session by energy analyst Robert Bryce

July 24, 2020
Virtual conference attendees will hear experts discuss strategies, learn about new developments in the market

The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA), the commercial vehicle division of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), has announced Robert Bryce, energy analyst and author, as a speaker at Heavy Duty Dialogue (HDD), a completely virtual event on Tuesday, September 15 from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm EDT.

In his session “New Energy Vehicles & The Future of Power,” Bryce will cover electricity in the commercial vehicle industry and the challenges in power generation. The session will also look forward to the role electricity will play on the road ahead and the fuels of the future, including solar, nuclear, and natural gas.

One of America’s top energy analysts, Bryce is the acclaimed author of six books, including his most recent release A Question of Power: Electricity and the Wealth of Nations. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications, including The Wall Street JournalThe New York TimesAustin ChronicleThe Guardian, and Forbes. He has given over 300 invited or keynote lectures to groups ranging from the Marine Corps War College to the Sydney Institute and has appeared on a panoply of media outlets ranging from Fox News to Al Jazeera.

Bryce is also the producer of a new feature-length documentary Juice: How Electricity Explains the World, which is now available on major streaming services.

HDD is an exceptional business conference developed specifically for executives in the global and domestic commercial vehicle industry. HDD conference attendees will hear experts discuss strategies, learn about trends and new developments in the market, and enhanced industry knowledge to sustain business in worldwide changing economic conditions.

Other session topics will include:

  • OEM Advanced Technology Road-map
  • Government Affairs & Policy Briefing
  • Comprehensive Global Economic Industry Outlook

Other speakers currently scheduled will include:

  • Dr. Jeffrey Rosensweig – Director, John Robson Program in Business, Public Policy, and Government, Goizueta Business School of Emory University
  • Ann Wilson – Senior Vice President, Government Affairs, MEMA

Additional speakers and panelists will be announced soon. For more information and to register, visit www.hdma.org/events/heavy-duty-dialogue-hdd-virtual-conference.