Institute of Transportation Studies UC Davis EVS36 Reception


Save the Date!

Wednesday, June 14, 2023
Institute of Transportation Studies West Village Lawn

The Electric Vehicle Symposium is coming to Sacramento, and ITS-Davis is hosting an invitation-only After-EVS Reception. Whether you plan to attend EVS or not, please save the date for June 14th, 5-7 pm at UC Davis’ Institute of Transportation Studies. The evening will feature an opportunity to network with researchers, enjoy food and wine, and the announcement of the first Tom Turrentine Fellowship recipients.

Shuttles will be provided from the Hyatt Regency Sacramento Hotel to ITS in Davis for EVS attendees, and a hotel room block is available in Davis. Please RSVP at the link below to help us plan and continue to receive updates on the event.

Keynote Speaker

Mark Duvall
Director, Electrification and Customer Solutions
Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

View the draft agenda and register today!


Be sure to catch up on the latest research from the EV Research Center at their poster and lecture presentations at EVS36. Please contact Gil Tal ( or Dahlia Garas ( if you would like to set up a time to meet during EVS.


Speaker Title Presentation type Time
Peter Ambiel Evaluating the emissions impacts of investor-owned utility EV charging infrastructure programs in
Lecture Monday, June 12, 10:45 AM – 11:05 AM
Alan Jenn Green charging of electric vehicles under a net-zero emissions policy transition in California Lecture Monday, June 12, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Alan Jenn Equity implications of emissions and health impacts of electric vehicle adoption on disadvantaged
Lecture Monday, June 12, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Alan Jenn What is the business case for public electric vehicle chargers? Poster Monday, June 12, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Hanif Tayarani A Predictive Model for Optimizing EV Charging Behavior using Deep Learning Lecture Monday, June 12, 10:05 AM – 10:25 AM
Trisha Ramados A Household-Level EV Adoption Model for California Based on Heterogeneity in Single and Multi-Vehicle
Lecture Monday, June 12, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Francisco Pares EV supply modelling: Implications of global EV adoption targets for Mexico and North America Lecture Monday, June 12, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Scott Hardman Do plug-in hybrid adopters switch to battery electric vehicles (and vice versa)? Lecture Monday, June 12, 9:45 AM – 11:45 AM
Kelly Hoogland Exploring the impact of the federal tax credit on the decision to lease or purchase a PEV in California Poster Monday, June 13, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Tisura Gamage Reliability of corridor DC fast chargers and the prevelance of no-charge events Lecture Tuesday, June 13, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Theodora Konstantinou Understanding the used vehicle market and its implications for electric vehicles Lecture Tuesday, June 13, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Simon Weekx One charging station is not the other: spatial-temporal analysis of public charging stations Poster Tuesday, June 13, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Yanning Li When will California’s electric distribution system need to be upgraded to meet electric vehicle
charging demand?
Poster Tuesday, June 13, 2:40 PM – 2:55 PM
Minal Chandra India-led electric two-wheeler transitions in the global South Lecture Tuesday, June 13, 4:30 PM – 4:50 PM
Kihyun Kwon Spatial equity analysis of electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure in urban and rural areas of
California based on neighborhood walkability
Lecture Tuesday, June 13, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Ken Kurani How electric vehicle drivers navigate the real and virtual worlds of vehicle charging Lecture Tuesday, June 13, 9:45 AM – 11:15 AM
Kihyun Kwon Exploring workplace or public charging demand for electric vehicles (EVs) in California Lecture Tuesday, June 13, 9:45 AM – 11:15 AM
Claire Sugihara Assessing actor inputs to fleet electrification in the medium and heavy-duty freight sector Lecture Wednesday, June 14, 8:00 AM – 9:20 AM
Anya Robinson Heterogeneity of electric vehicle ownership across rural California Lecture Wednesday, June 14, 8:00 AM – 9:20 AM
Amrita Chakraborty Influence of the Clean Vehicle Assistance Program on Buyers of electric vehicles Lecture Wednesday, June 14, 9:45 AM – 11:45 AM
Vaishnavi Karanam Developing a deep learning tool to detect electric vehicle supply equipment failures Lecture Tuesday, June 13, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

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