PATT MORRISON SCHEDULE
Thursday, June 25, 2009
1:00 – 1:30
1:30 - 1:40
Ever wanted to live in a shipping crate? Well, after this weekend you may change your mind. Fabulous prefab houses made from shipping crates are just one of the draws at this year's
Charles Trotter, producer of CA Boom
Eric Engheben (EN-gee-behn), founder and vice president of operations for IC Green Inc., designer and builder of pre-fab dwellings made from converted oversea shipping containers.
1:40 – 2:00
The Stoning of Soraya M.
As the political turmoil in
Cyrus Nowrasteh (no-RASS-the), director of “The Stoning of Soraya M.”
Shohreh Aghdashloo, (SHOH-ray ahg-DAHSH-loo), actress and outspoken Iranian expatriot. In "The Stoning of Soraya M" she plays Zahra, the doomed woman's aunt, who retold the event to an Iranian journalist.
2:00 – 2:20
Tesla Wins Green to Make Green Cars
Cultivating the next generation of fuel-efficient vehicles, the Obama administration said it would lend $5.9 billion to Ford Motor Co. and about $2.1 billion to Nissan Motor Co. and Tesla Motors Inc. in a government-industry partnership to build green cars. We ask bay area-based Tesla motors about their plans for the money.
Diarmuid O'Connell, Vice President of Business Development for Tesla
- He was Tesla’s primary point person on the DOE low-interest loan application
2:20 – 2:30
2:30 – 3:00
The Mexican Ambassador to the
Hundreds of Mexican citizens die each year trying to cross into the
Ambassador Arturo Sarukhan, Ambassador of