National Alternative Fuel Vehicle Day Odyssey (National AFV Day Ody)

Venue: 125 Locations

Location: Morgantown, West Virginia, United States

Event Date/Time: Oct 15, 2010 End Date/Time: Oct 15, 2010
Registration Date: Oct 10, 2010
Early Registration Date: Sep 15, 2010
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Description

2010 Odyssey Goals and Objectives
•Heighten awareness and enthusiasm for AFVs and advanced technology vehicles
â—¦Showcase available local AFV options and local refueling locations
â—¦Present economic advantages
â—¦Focus attention on the environmental benefits of AFV and advanced technology vehicles
â—¦Highlight successful AFV user experiences
â—¦Illustrate clean-fueled and energy-efficient vehicles as a practical choice for consumers
â—¦Spread message through additional national media exposure for National AFV Day Odyssey and its mission
•Strengthen partnerships among industry related organizations
â—¦Encourage selected partners to participate and promote the use of alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles through National AFV Day Odyssey
â—¦Initiate collaboration between partners, and inform them of Odyssey's overall goals and desired outcomes, to perpetuate further success
â—¦Emphasize the support of the NAFTC, and other Odyssey partners and sponsors, to the AFV industry
â—¦Increase unity among AFV industry players by providing a platform through National AFV Day Odyssey, for further dialogue and collaboration
•Establish the role of the NAFTC and USDOE/Clean Cities Program, and our partners and sponsors as leaders in the AVF industry.
â—¦Showcase the AFV expertise and success of the NAFTC and its Odyssey partners
â—¦Feature the importance of the innovations developed by the NAFTC, and its National Training Center automotive programs, Clean Cities Coalitions, and other Odyssey partners, in striving for cleaner air and independence from foreign oil
â—¦Accentuate the role of the NAFTC and its Odyssey partners in supporting the AFV industry
â—¦Expand the relationships between the NAFTC, Clean Cities Coalitions, and other AFV industry players
•Support Odyssey Events at the National and Local Levels - Odyssey will again be the largest one-day event promoting the use of alternative fuels and energy-efficient vehicles.
â—¦It is Odyssey's mission in 2010 to achieve:
â– 125 sites across the United States
â– Attract over 200,000 attendees
â– Reach over 75 million Americans through media outlets
â– Expand Odyssey audiences to include new organizations, like secondary schools
â– Expand Odyssey to include participation by other "green" focused companies, groups, and organizations

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For more information or to host a site, contact Jenny McMillen at 304-293-7882 or Virginia.McMillen@mail.wvu.edu