HOSP_001 - Roberto Suzuki

Roberto Shigueo Suzuki as a Business Development Manager in the Latin American and Caribbean region, Roberto Suzuki is responsible for the creation and execution of strategies to advance key OT segments such as the electric energy sector.
He is an Electrical engineer graduated from Escola Politécnica da Universidade de São Paulo and holds an MBA from the University of Florida. He is a professional with extensive experience in IT and Telecom, having led initiatives in business development/sales, professional services and product management for companies such as IBM, Motorola, Accenture, ARRIS and Nokia.

Topic: “Protect your OT infrastructure Against Modern Cybertattacks”
Date: 15 September 2021, 18:30 – 19:00 hrs  GMT-5

Roberto Suzuki

Business Development Manager at FORTINET

HOSP_002 - José Sánchez

José Francisco Sánchez Hernández is a Electrical Engineer with over 16 years of experience in conducting electrical tests on protection relays, medium and low voltage cells, design in medium and high voltage substations, and currently being part of the WAM team as a global center of competence for SIEMENS. Actually, he is the Principal Key Expert Engineering for SIEMENS.

Topic: “WAMPAC: A Real Time Solution for Contingencies in Electrical Systems”
Date: 16 September 2021, 18:30 – 19:00 hrs  GMT-5

José Sánchez

Technical Support in Digital Grid at SIEMENS

HOSP_003 - Simay Akar

Simay Akar is an entrepreneur with reputable corporate industrial background and experience in the energy industry. She specialized in photovoltaic manufacturing, battery storage for electric vehicles and renewable energy technologies and the clean energy market development. Akar is currently the Chief Commercial Officer & Co-Founder at Innoses. Her past roles include Sales & Marketing Director of EkoRE – Eko Renewable Energy and Marketing & Business Development Director of GoodWe Turkey, Head of Overseas Marketing at Talesun Solar. Akar has worked in China and Turkey and mostly focused on international commercial activities and has been employed by CSUN Eurasia, Schneider Electric, Arcelik (BEKO), and Lucida Solar. In addition to her professional acclimates, she is an IEEE Senior member, acknowledged volunteer since 2007. Simay is a graduate of Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey and she participated Energy Innovation and Emerging Technologies Program at Stanford University

Topic: “Opportunities for Involvement in the Power and Energy Sector”
Date: 17 September 2021, 18:30 – 19:00 hrs  GMT-5

Simay Akar

Chief Commercial Officer & Co-Founder at Innoses & IEEE PES YP Chair