Panelist – M1 Seminar #6 – Smart Grid: National Context & Green Button

Bruce Orloff

Bruce Orloff, IBM Canada

Bruce Orloff, IBM Canada

Bruce Orloff is the Intelligent Utility Network and Smart Grid Leader in IBM Canada’s energy and utilities practice.  His main achievements include the implementation of leading-edge advanced metering and smart grid solutions in Ontario and working as the overall project management and technical lead on the deployment of a multimillion-dollar optical fibre network across North America.

As a panelist in Mindfirst’s sixth seminar titled Smart Grid: National Context & Green Button, Mr. Orloff presented on smart grid drivers from a global perspective and
discussed some of the key efforts around integration of renewables.  He also discussed some of the research initiatives being undertaken with utilities and academia –
globally and in Canada.

Click here to view Bruce Orloff’s slides from M1 Seminar #6 held Sept 5, 2013.

The Mindfirst Energy Seminar Series provides an unbiased, objective platform for the discussion of important energy issues. Events are held under Chatham House Rule to respect speaker confidentiality.