The Next Spike: Building the Smart Grid

Time: March 24, Wednesday 15:30 - 17:00

Siemens Canada Limited

Sponsored by Siemens Canada Limited

In the realm of energy management and efficiency, the development of the smart grid is considered by some to be the area showing the most significant and immediate opportunities. With billions of dollars available in government grants and billions more invested in demonstration projects around the world, power utilities, transmission companies, and infrastructure developers are rapidly increasing the intelligence of their service offerings. Hear first hand from the innovators who are making the smart grid a reality.

Blair Feltmate, Professor, Faculty of Environment, Unversity of Waterloo, ON, Canada (Moderator)
David Pacyna, Senior Vice President & General Manager, North American Transmission and Distribution Divisions, Siemens Energy Inc., Wendell, NC, USA
Johan van't Hof, CEO, Tonbridge Corporation, Toronto, ON, Canada
Donna LeClair, Chief Technology Officer, BC Hydro, Vancouver, BC, Canada