Adding to the growing roster of top tier speakers at this year’s ACT Expo, Tom Linebarger, chairman and CEO of Cummins, will deliver an illuminating keynote address at the annual show, taking place at the Long Beach Convention Center in Southern California from May 9-12, 2022.
Cummins is currently focused on turning its sustainability pledge of carbon neutrality by 2050 into real-world products. Linebarger will offer his perspectives on why the commercial transportation sector needs to utilize a portfolio of low-carbon technologies to address climate change.
“Climate change is the existential crisis of our time. Our strategy for a zero-emissions future, Destination Zero, helps our customers successfully and seamlessly transition to cleaner technologies. We need everyone working together to address climate change, and we are pleased to partner with our customers in their efforts to improve the environmental and economic sustainability of their operations,” said Linebarger, who will take the main stage on Wednesday, May 11. “I look forward to sharing more about Destination Zero with our customers at ACT Expo.”
“Climate change is the existential crisis of our time.”
Cummins’ is working to help its customers reduce their carbon footprint and transition to cleaner transportation solutions, while also stressing the need to establish the necessary infrastructure to support this transformation.
“We are seeing an across-the-board realignment toward clean commercial transportation, and as a long-standing market leader, Cummins is one of the voices that informs and drives forward our direction and progress,” said Erik Neandross, CEO at Gladstein, Neandross & Associates, the producers of ACT Expo. “We are excited to get an update on how Cummins’ path to ultra-low-carbon technology and zero emissions is shaping its product roadmap today and over the next several decades.”
ACT Expo’s four-day, fleet-focused agenda will spotlight the mounting acceleration taking place across the advanced transportation and clean energy sectors. Attendees will gain insights into the growing availability of low- and zero-emission vehicles and technologies; increased availability and consumption of renewable low carbon fuels; financial incentives, policies, regulations, and other initiatives to rapidly expand clean fueling and charging infrastructure; the rapid acceleration in corporate sustainability commitments; and more.
“We are excited to get an update on how Cummins’ path to ultra-low carbon technology and zero emissions is shaping its product roadmap today and over the next several decades.”