Selected startups will have access to experienced electric industry subject matter experts throughout the course of the LAB.

Energy Provider Advisors

Ram Sastry

AEP, VP Innovation and Technology


AEP, Innovation Program Manager

Eli Gerson

Ameren, Manager of Innovation

ken patrick

Ameren, Senior Manager, Electrification Policy and Innovation

Alex Rojas

Ameren, Director of Distributed Technologies

mark haughn

Arizona Public Service, Technology Assessment Manager-T&D Technical Engineering Support

Eric Davis

ConEd, Innovation Hub

Frank Doherty

ConEd, R&D Project Manager, Electric Distribution

King Look

ConEd, R & D

Terang Kim

Edison Intl, Principal Manager Strategic Planning

Luca Seletto

Enel, Head of Innovation Hub Boston

Matt Dearmon

Entergy, Director Innovation Partnerships & Portfolio Management

Kevin Woodbury

Fortis, VP, Innovation & Technology

Daniel Munoz Alvarez

GEB, Head of Innovation

Alan Ettlinger

NYPA, Sr Director Research Technology Development and Innovation

Ajá Clarke

Southern California Edison, Senior Manager, Technology Engagement

Chico Hunter

SRP, Manager Research and Development

R. Dale Harris

TVA, Senior Manager, Research and Development

Amy Burke Henry

TVA, Director of Transformative Innovation

James Linder

TVA, Innovation Scouting

Al Choi

Xcel Energy, Director, Innovation & Commercialization 

EPRI Advisors

Ram Sastry

AEP, VP Innovation and Technology

Agatha Kazdan

EPRI, Principal Technical Leader, Energy Utilization

Mark McGranaghan

EPRI, Fellow

Jeremy Renshaw

EPRI, Sr. Technical Executive, AI, Quantum & Nuclear Innovation

Erik Steeb

EPRI, Executive Director of Partnerships

Steve Stella

EPRI, Advisor, Emerging Energy Technologies