OATI EV Charging Expert Moderating EoT Mega Session at DistribuTECH 2019

OATI’s Executive Vice President, Dr. Ali Ipakchi, will lead a panel discussion for Electrification of Transportation (EoT) Mega Session at DistribuTECH 2019 Conference and Exhibition, providing stakeholders with a broad perspective of EoT developments, opportunities, and issues for electric utility industry. The three day DistribuTECH event is February 05-07, 2019 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. This specific discussion is Tuesday, February 05 from 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM in Room 288-290.

As the second largest consumer of energy in the U.S., the transportation sector represents a major source of potential growth for the electric power industry. During the EoT Mega Session, energy experts and thought leaders from around the industry will discuss major challenges and opportunities facing the industry, including: industry status and technology trends, policy and regulatory considerations, electric vehicle (EV) charging systems, charging networks and standards, utility strategies, case studies and lessons learned, infrastructure and grid integration requirements, and other related topics.

In addition to the EoT Mega Session, OATI experts will be at booth #10731 to discuss how utilities can connect their DER assets to achieve Grid 4.0®, the Grid of the Future. Along with the Grid 4.0® demonstration, OATI’s exhibit booth will feature the following solutions: webSmartEnergy® Distributed Energy Resource Management Systems (DERMS); Data Acquisition and Asset Control, including IoT SCADA and GridControl™ product solutions; Microgrid services and capabilities including engineering and design, asset optimization, and control; and EVolution™, the launch of OATI’s new smart EV charging solution and Vehicle to Grid capabilities.

Attendees are encouraged to schedule their own exclusive product demonstrations and one-on-one meetings with OATI experts by visiting the OATI website. For more information on the Mega Session, email

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