On the Hot Seat: IEEE's Stefano Galli


IEEE's Stefano Galli

In this interview with FierceSmartGrid Editor Barbara Vergetis Lundin, Dr. Stefano Galli discusses the need for a holistic paradigm in understanding and designing the Smart Grid. An expert in the communications aspects of Smart Grid, Dr. Galli also discusses the need for utilities and telecommunications companies to better work together on solutions and services. Dr. Galli is an IEEE Fellow and an elected member-at-large of the IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) Board of Governors. He is chair of the IEEE ComSoc Ad-Hoc Committee on Smart Grid Communications; director of Smart Grid activities for the IEEE ComSoc Technical Committee on Power Line Communications; and a member of the Energy and Policy Committee of IEEE-USA. On the Hot Seat