Speakers

  • Elsa Olivetti

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Elsa Olivetti is the Atlantic Richfield Associate Professor of Energy Studies in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering. Her research focuses on improving the environmental and economic sustainability of materials using…

  • Lang Sui

    Aramco Services Company

    Lang Sui is a research scientist in the strategic transportation analysis team at Aramco Research Center-Detroit, a global research center of Saudi Aramco.  Lang’s research aims to improve understanding of changes in…

  • Benjamin Leard

    Resources for the Future

    Ben Leard’s research covers several areas of environmental and energy economics, with a particular focus on distributional issues in climate change policy and regulation in the transportation sector. His work on climate…

  • Sam Stolper

    School for Environment and Sustainability, University of Michigan

    Sam Stolper is an Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability (SEAS), where he researches and teaches environmental and energy economics. He studies energy consumption and policy…

  • Cheryl Bynum

    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    Cheryl L. Bynum is a senior manager with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, where she directs the U.S. government’s innovative partnership with the freight industry, SmartWay™ Transport.  Working with thousands of carriers,…

  • Ali Hortacsu

    University of Chicago

    Ali Hortaçsu is the Ralph and Mary Otis Isham Professor in Economics at the University of Chicago. He received his B.S./M.S. in Electrical Engineering and Ph.D. in Economics at Stanford University and…

  • Kenny Vieth

    ACT Research

    After graduating from Southern Illinois University, Vieth spent six years in city government and education before joining ACT Research in 1991. Vieth became a partner in 2000 and was named President in…

  • Jon Walker

    Lyft

    Role at Lyft Jon is the Transportation Policy Manager for Lyft. Externally, Jon works closely with public and Head of Transportation Policy at Lyft private transportation stakeholders. Jon is particularly focused on…