Patrick Avery, Vice President, Power Grid Automation at G&W Electric Company
For more than 30 years, Mr. Avery has worked with industry manufacturers and end-users to enhance knowledge of Standards and operating practices for new technologies and markets. He is active in various groups within NEMA, including the Grid Modernization and Internet of Things Councils, as well as the Utility Products and Systems Division.
Thomas J. Tobin, Chief Technology Officer at S&C Electric Company
Mr. Tobin has worked with S&C for nearly 50 years and has been involved in the development of all the company's products. Mr. Tobin is instrumental to the advancement of power systems engineering, having served as a Member of various NEMA groups and activities as well as committees within the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and National Institute of Standards and Technology.