Dr. Soorya Kuloor manages Landis+Gyr’s solution portfolio focused towards utility distribution operations. He has over 25 years of experience in development and management of power system simulation, analytics, analysis and optimization solutions with principal focus on planning and operations applications for T&D networks. He also has extensive experience with development of real-time distributed mission critical systems, and real-time databases. Dr. Kuloor has authored several publications in the areas of grid analytics, power flow, power system simulation, substation switching, and optimization of DER planning, integration, and dispatch. Dr. Kuloor has Ph.D. in Power System Optimization from the University of Calgary in Canada.