RBFAA Annual Event – June 12-14, 2015
Theme: Innovation in Action

Friday, June 12
8:15 am         Departure from Hotel
Dinah’s Garden Hotel, 4261 El Camino Real Palo Alto, California 94306

9:30 am–11:45 am     Tesla Factory Tour
Tesla Factory
45500 Fremont Blvd, Fremont, CA 94538
*Registration at 9:10 am
*Only available to those who registered in advance. Unfortunately, there are no open spots at the moment. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please email .

12:15-1:30 pm        Lunch
1:30 pm    Bus departs for German Accelerator
3:00 pm–5:00 pm    Meeting at German Accelerator with Entrepreneurs
1355 Market St, St 488, San Francisco, CA 94103
6:00 pm–8:30 pm    Reception
German Consulate General to the United States
1960 Jackson St, San Francisco, CA 94109
Remarks by Consul General Schlueter
Remarks by Christian Hänel, Head of Department, International Relations America and Asia, Robert Bosch Stiftung
8:30 pm        Return to Hotel
*Stop will be made at

*Locals – head to Top of the Mark 999 California Street, San Francisco, California 94108
Cover charge of $10 after 8:30 pm
Saturday, June 13
8:30 am        Breakfast and Registration
Lobby, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
2550 Hanover St, Palo Alto, CA 94304

9:00 – 10:00 am    Breakout Discussions with area experts
Topic 1: Emily Castor (Lyft), Doug Johnson (Metropolitan Transportation Commission), Steve Raney (Smart Mobility)
Topic 2: Markos Kounalakis (Hoover Institution, Bosch V)
Topic 3: Oliver Hanisch (German Accelerator)

10:15-11:45 am        Town Hall Meeting
Room – Pillsbury Madison

11:45-12:45 pm     Networking Lunch

12:45 -2:00 pm     Business Meeting, Bylaws, Board Elections & Membership Awards Presentation
Room – Pillsbury Madison

2:30 pm         Bus departs for Rodin Gallery Tour

3:00 – 4:00 pm        Rodin Gallery Tour
Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University
328 Lomita Dr, Stanford, CA 94305

7:00 – 11:00 pm    Gala Dinner with Keynote Address
Stanford Faculty Club
439 Lagunita Dr, Stanford, CA 94305

Sunday, June 14        
11:00 am        RBFAA Abschiedsbrunch
Terrace Cafe, 1100 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA