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Tuesday, November 3 • 2:00pm - 2:45pm
BREAKOUT PANEL: Grid Edge Control

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Industry leaders talk about innovative solutions to controlling the grid and managing the devices out on the feeders.  

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Robby Simpson

Systems Architect, GE Digital Energey
Charles Robert “Robby” Simpson, Jr., PhD, is a System Architect for GE Digital Energy, where he is responsible for the end-to-end architecture of GE metering systems from the utility back-office interface through the AMI network to the meter and the interface to in-home devices. Accordingly, Robby divides his time between designing and evaluating GE Meter’s architectures with particular attention to scalability, security, and... Read More →

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Thomas Owen Bialek

Tom received a Bachelor and Master of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Manitoba in 1982 and 1986 respectively.  He also obtained a Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering from Mississippi State University in 2005. He is currently employed by San Diego Gas & Electric Company ("SDG&E") as a Chief Engineer.  His present responsibilities involve technology strategy and policy for transmission... Read More →
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Keyvan Cohanim

OpusOne, Chief Commercial Officer
Keyvan is Chief Commercial Officer of Opus One Solutions a software engineering and solutions company transforming the way utility grids, cities, communities, and homes interact in the Energy Internet. His experience spans over 25 years of sales, marketing, strategy and business management experience in large and small organizations in the energy and information technology sectors. Before joining Opus One, Keyvan was EVP, Sales and Marketing... Read More →
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Jason Handley

Director, Duke Energy
Jason Handley, P.E. is the Director of Smart Grid Emerging Technology and Operations in the Emerging Technology Office at Duke Energy.  Jason has over 18 years of electric utility experience specializing in the smart grid, distribution automation, and operations management.  In his current role, Jason defines and develops new technologies  impacting the electrical grid and oversees all of the ongoing operational aspects on new... Read More →
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Raiford Smith

Vice President of Corporate Development and Planning, CPS Energy
Raiford Smith leads the Corporate Development and Planning functions for CPS Energy, one of the nation’s largest municipally-owned utilities with over 730,000 electric customers and 325,000 gas customers.  CPS Energy is vertically integrated and includes generation, transmission and distribution, and retail services with annual revenues of over $2 billion and total assets of over $10 billion. Mr. Smith and his team are responsible for... Read More →

Tuesday November 3, 2015 2:00pm - 2:45pm
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