Scott Smith is the Director of GIS Products at Integral Analytics, Inc. He serves as Lead Developer of IA’s proprietary geo-spatial risk-based electric distribution planning application, LoadSEER. Scott has extensive training and experience with forecasting software and spatial database programming, specialized in remote sensing techniques, spatiotemporal modeling, and risk-based spatial electric load forecast simulations. Scott helps meet the planning and forecasting needs of T&D and demand side management planners by giving them the ability to model changes in electric demand over space and time. Previous and current projects include software support to forecasting and distribution planning groups at Pacific Gas & Electric, Seattle City Light, Nashville Electric Service, Avista Utilities, Southern California Edison, San Diego Gas & Electric, Central Hudson Gas & Electric, CPS Energy, Fortis BC, Duke Energy, PacifiCorp, Kansas City Power & Light, and others.