IEEE PES 2016 General Meeting
Plenary Session at a Glance
Paving the Way for Grid Modernization
Monday, July 18, 2016 from 9 A.M. - 11 A.M.
Session moderator: Babak Enayati, National Grid
2016 IEEE PES General Meeting Local Organizing Committee Chair
Marcy Reed, President National Grid, MA Jurisdiction
Topic: What does Grid Modernization mean to National Grid? Challenges and opportunities? Current programs?
Commissioner Cheryl LaFleur, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)
Topic: The role that FERC plays in Grid Modernization. Challenges and opportunities from the Federal Government perspective?
Juan de Bedout, Chief Technology Officer, GE Energy Management
Topic: GE initiatives in Energy Management and Grid Modernization in response to changing industry environment. What are the Grid Modernization challenges and opportunities from a vendor perspective?
David Geier, Vice President, Electric Transmission & System Engineering, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E)
Topic: What does Grid Modernization mean to SDG&E? Challenges and opportunities? Current programs?