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Alan McMorran

Open Grid Systems, Ltd.

This speaker was a visiting speaker who delivered a talk or talks on the date(s) shown at the links below. This speaker is not otherwise associated with Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, unless specifically identified as a Berkeley Lab staff member.

Alan McMorran received his bachelors degree in Computer & Electronic System and a Ph.D. in Electronic & Electrical Engineering from the University of Strathclyde.  His research and development work has focused on model-driven architectures for data management, visualization and transformation and related technologies. Alan is currently a Director at Open Grid Systems Ltd. and the UK Principal Expert on three IEC working groups.  He is the author of a number of papers relating to standards and model driven technologies for the power industry and an EPRI reporter describing the Common Information Model and its application.

Open Grid Systems Ltd. is a consultancy and software company based in Glasgow, UK providing services to the electrical power industry focussed on model-driven software engineering, open standards and cutting-edge technologies.

Open Grid Systems provides expertise in the areas of data management, information modelling, data transformation, data-exchange technologies, visualisation and power system network analysis software.  By leveraging the power of open standards and model-driven architectures Open Grid Systems provide modern, scalable solutions to the challenges faced by utilities in the smart-grid enabled world.