Bill Reinert

Meeting of the Minds Speaker

Bill Reinert

National Manager of Advanced Technology, Toyota Motor Sales, USA
Bill Reinert, Toyota Motor Sales, USAMeeting of the Minds

Bill Reinert is National Manager of Advanced Technology for Toyota Motor Sales, USA.

His primary function is to coordinate Toyota’s various development and marketing activities related to alternative-fueled vehicles and emerging technologies. He is currently working on several advanced hybrid electric products, direct hydrogen fuel cell vehicles, reformed fuel approaches for hydrogen, full-featured electric vehicles, city electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid concepts, advanced biofuels and sustainable transportation systems.

Bill graduated from the University of Colorado, Boulder, with a Masters of Energy Engineering and has been honored as a Distinguished Engineering Alumni

Bill has testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Energy and Air Quality, The National Science Foundation and is currently the Chair for the Electricity sub-group of the National Petroleum Council’s Future Transportation Fuels study for the Department of Energy.

Bill lives in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA with his wife Pam.

Speaker at:

Meeting of the Minds 2007 in Oakland, CA
Meeting of the Minds 2008 in Portland, OR
Meeting of the Minds 2009 in New York City
Meeting of the Minds 2010 in Omaha, NE
Meeting of the Minds 2011 in Boulder, CO
Meeting of the Minds 2012 in San Francisco, CA
Meeting of the Minds is made possible by the generous support of these organizations:
Toyota
Cisco
Shell
The Kresge Foundation
Oracle
IBM
Qualcomm
Living Cities
EY's Global Cleantech Center
The Annie E. Casey Foundation
Barr Foundation
Rock Ventures
Ford Foundation
Itron
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
Blossman Propane Gas, Appliance & Service
DTE Energy
Michigan Economic Development Board (MEDC)
Lincoln Institute of Land Policy