OATI to Exhibit at the 2016 APPA Engineering and Operations Technical Conference

Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI) has been invited to share expertise on Grid Services, Microgrids, and Smart Thermostat at leading industry conference.
Minneapolis: March 16, 2016 – OATI is pleased to announce its participation in the American Public Power Association (APPA) Engineering and Operations Technical Conference at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis, MN from April 04-05, 2016.
OATI staff are among the industry professionals lending their expertise on topics covering communications and control, the environment, generation and fuels, safety, transmission and distribution, system planning, and supply management.
The conference is the leading event in the public power sector where industry leaders come together to discuss the best strategies for designing, developing, and maintaining the nation’s electric system. Public power spans across more than 2,000 communities and serves 48 million consumers nationwide. The industry is constantly expanding, and OATI is eager to provide insight to guide these developments. OATI product experts at the conference will demonstrate Conservation Voltage Regulation (CVR) as a service, harnessing buildings for Grid Services, Microgrids, and Smart Thermostat.

“As an industry leader, OATI looks forward to sharing our knowledge and experience at the conference,” says OATI founder and CEO Sasan Mokhtari, “Our staff are well equipped to meet the changing needs of the energy industry.”

About OATI
OATI provides innovative software solutions that simplify, streamline, and empower the operational tasks required in today’s energy commerce and Smart Grid. With more than 1,800 customers in North America, OATI successfully deploys large, complicated, and diverse mission-critical applications committed to industry standards and stringent NERC CIP guidelines.
OATI ( is a leading provider of Smart Grid, Energy Trading and Risk Management, Transmission Scheduling, Congestion Management, and Market Management products and services. OATI is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with an office in Redwood City, California. For more information, please contact
About APPA
The American Public Power Association (APPA), based in the Washington, D.C., metro area, is the service organization for the nation’s more than 2,000 community-owned electric utilities. Collectively, these utilities serve more than 48 million Americans.

APPA partners with its members to promote public power, helping community-owned utilities deliver superior services through joint advocacy, education, and collaboration.