John Simmins

Job Title: 
Technical Executive Information & Communication Technology (ICT) Program Power Delivery and Utilization Sector

Dr. John J. Simmins is a Technical Executive at the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) where he manages the Information and Communication Technology for Distribution project set. His current research focuses integrating back-office applications and integrating with devices and personnel in the field. Dr. Simmins also leads the EPRI efforts in the use of augmented reality, social media, data analytics, and visualization to improve grid resilience. Prior to joining EPRI Dr. Simmins was with Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative where he managed the engineering and operations applications. He received his B.S. and a Ph.D. in Ceramic Science from Alfred University.

Webinars & Presentations

Fri 28 Apr 2017

Internet of things (IoT) devices are flooding utility operations allowing the energy sector to use data insights to develop new energy services, enhance utility productivity and efficiency.