Panelists & Speakers

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Masood Parvania

Professional Title: Associate Professor Founder and President, Grid Elevated

Organization: University of Utah

Sessions: Session 10

Biography

Dr. Masood Parvania is the Director of Utah Smart Energy Laboratory, and the Presidential Scholar Associate Professor and Associate Chair for Research and Advancement of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, at the University of Utah. His research interests include the operation, economics and resilience of power and energy systems, and modeling and operation of interdependent critical infrastructures. Dr. Parvania is also the founder and president of the energy startup company, Grid Elevated, which focuses on commercializing innovating control and AI solutions for power grid applications, including the AI-powered smart EV charging solution, called IntelliCharge.