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Toronto, Booth 812, November 17-19, 2021

Canada is transforming its electricity system. Electricity Transformation Canada will bring together energy professionals from converging sectors — wind energy, solar energy and energy storage — to network, collaborate and grow their businesses.

Online: December 13th, 2021 (10:30-11:00am PT)

Francois Odouard, BluWave-ai's US General Manager, will present “Leveraging Artificial Intelligence to Optimize EV Fleet Charging”.

Track J5.2: EV Fleets Management, Charging, Grid Resource.


Milan, Italy, November 30-December 2, 2021

Enlit Europe is the new unifying brand for European Utility Week & POWERGEN Europe.

Online Summit: How Smart Cities are Leveraging AI for Clean Energy, During the Pandemic and Beyond

Online: Thursday May 21, 2020 (10:00am - 11:00am EST)

A free online summit of energy sector leaders across the planet sharing their current projects and progress. The online summit was hosted by BluWave-ai and its partner Invest Ottawa, with introductory remarks by special guest, The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Canada’s federal Minister of Infrastructure and Communities.


Panel Discussion: The Role of AI in Grid-Connected Microgrids

Online: Friday September 11, 2020 (1:30pm - 2:30pm BST/UTC +1)

BluWave-ai's Dr. Mostafa Farrokhabadi hosted a panel on the role of AI in microgrids with industry experts including Cameron Sutherland (Greencat Renewables), Dr. Ehsan Nasr (Microsoft) and Ashkan Rahimikian (I-EMS).

Recordings of Past Events

Global Energy Transition Summit: Women Innovators Driving Climate Change Mitigation

Online: Wednesday November 18, 2020 (10:00am - 11:00am EST)

BluWave-ai's next session in its Global Energy Transition Summit series will feature women from around the world who are leading initiatives to drive climate change mitigation.

The free summit will offer multiple perspectives on the challenge, including business insights from funding bodies and government departments working in the cleantech and energy industries, as well as engineering experts leading the development of key technologies, specifically artificial intelligence (AI), as they apply to climate change mitigation.

Free. Get more details or register now.


Montreal, April 19-21, 2021

Dr. Nasrin Sadeghianpour, Senior Smart Grid & AI Scientist at BluWave-ai, will be hosting a panel on "How smart cities are leveraging AI for clean energy" at the World Summit AI on April 21 at 11:50am-12:35pm. Featured panelists include representatives from ABB, Hydro Ottawa and Walmart.


Online: June 3, 2021, 10:00-11:00am Eastern

BluWave-ai's 4th instalment in its Global Energy Transition Summit series presented innovators with real-world insights into widespread transportation electrification.

This summit explored the hurdles and opportunities in electrifying transportation from perspectives across the smart city equation: fleet operator, equipment manufacturer, distribution utility, network connectivity, and the intelligent software orchestrating energy and vehicle use across the system. Co-presented by Invest Ottawa.

Welcome Remarks: Canadian Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, Catherine McKenna


Amsterdam, October 7, 2021

BluWave-ai's hosts a panel of world leaders innovating in the widespread electrification of transportation. The panel will cover EV use cases from municipal buses, transport delivery, and airport ground support equipment electrification. The panel will dive deep into the challenges and opportunities for electrifying transportation featuring from perspectives across the smart city equation: fleet operator, equipment manufacturer, distribution utility, network connectivity, and the intelligent software. The transition from all-diesel fleets to adapting to a mixed fleet centered around electric vehicles is groundbreaking work in the field of transportation. BluWave-ai will tie together the roles of the different stakeholders, explaining how the intelligent use of real-time data and AI can be used for major savings for all.



Online: Wednesday May 27, 2020 (2:00pm - 3:00pm EST)

BluWave-ai's Dr. Mostafa Farrokhabadi shares insights into the powerful potential of artificial intelligence in energy systems. This free talk is brought to you by IEEE Women In Engineering Ottawa. https://lnkd.in/dRv9GDa

"Artificial Intelligence in Modern Power and Energy Systems"

Online: Saturday September 12, 2020

6:00pm - 7:00pm IST

Modern power and energy systems and electrical distribution networks are typified by a high penetration of metering infrastructures, generating a large volume of data leading to the opportunity to harness the power of big data and data-driven techniques. BluWave-ai's Dr. Mostafa Farrokhabadi will discuss the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in this context. Real-world examples of AI for energy storage systems optimization and control will be presented.

Click here for more information and to register.

Past Events

Bridging the Gap between Innovation and Function

Wednesday December 2, 2020 (1:00-2:00pm EST)

Dr. Mostafa Farrokhabadi, BluWave-ai Senior Director of Technology, hosted a seminar bridging academic innovation and technology productization to deliver pragmatic solutions to environmental challenges of the planet.

Competition open December 14, 2020 through March 1, 2021

This competition aims at a detailed analysis of the impacts of the COVID-19 related measures on electricity demand, calling for strategies to mitigate the impact on day-ahead forecasting techniques’ performance. It is sponsored IEEE DataPort, IEEE PES PSOPE WG on Energy Forecasting and Analytics, and IEEE Foundation Donor Support Program. The data is provided by BluWave-ai. Full details available here.

Leading innovators from the 2021 Global Cleantech 100 and beyond  participated, including BluWave-ai. This year the Forum's theme is 'From Chaos to Transformation: Tackling the Climate Crisis Together'.

Building a Mobility Ecosystem: Transportation in the Clean Energy Future

Devashish Paul, CEO and Founder of Bluwave-ai, will be featured on a panel of industry experts discussing the future of mobility and transportation, with a focus on solutions being deployed today to make that future a reality.

EDIST 2020 (Toronto, ON, Canada - January 15-17 )

Senior Director of Technology at BluWave-ai, Mostafa Farrokhabadi, chaired a panel on artificial intelligence for smart grids.

World Future Energy Summit (Abu Dhabi, UAE - January 13-16 )

BluWave-ai scientist Nasrin Sadeghianpour was featured on an expert panel.

DISTRIBUTECH International (San Antonio, TX, US - January 28-30 )

Corporate booth on the Ontario Pavilion

Developing Resilient Energy Systems – Decarbonizing Energy Consumption, Climate Change, and Moving Towards a Circular Economy

February 22-26, 2021

Our VP of Technology, Mostafa Farrokhabadi, was selected by the The Royal Society to be among 21 scientists representing Canada in this week's Commonwealth Science Conference 2021. The conference aims to facilitate joint work on addressing global development challenges, to encourage scientific capacity strengthening in Commonwealth countries, and to influence the Commonwealth policy agenda.

Invest Ottawa International Womxn's Week: "Women Scientists Shaping the Future of AI"

Online: Tuesday March 9th (11:00 am - 12:15 pm EST)

Get inspired and learn from women scientists who do ground-breaking work in the AI field. The panelists will offer inspiration and insight on opportunities, challenges, actions, strategies, lessons learned, and recommendations for the audience:

  • Dr. Nasrin Sadeghianpour, Senior AI Scientist, BluWave-ai
  • Dr. Lindsay Brin, Applied Research Scientist, Element AI
  • Dr. Sepideh Karimi, Lead Research Scientist at Nanometrics
  • Rima Al Shikh, Founder, GENBU AI
  • Moderated by Dr. Ellie Ardakani, CEO and Cofounder, Meta Innovation Technologies.


Saturday April 3, 2021

BluWave-ai's VP of Technology, Mostafa Farrokhabadi, will participate in this free online symposium. Click here for more information and to register.

Toronto, April 20-22, 2021

BluWave-ai is participating in Collision, "One of the world's biggest tech conferences" according to Bloomberg. Collision selected BluWave-ai as an 'Impact Startup' for helping enterprises meet sustainability objectives and solving problems in the energy industry that could have a far-reaching effect. Check us out on the virtual show floor.

April 27-29, 2021

The annual Energy Tech Summit is hosting top global energy and mobility investors, entrepreneurs, and government leaders at an exclusive three-day event, broadcast globally. BluWave-ai CEO Devashish Paul will be on a panel focused on 'AI Trends: How machine learning could be used in power plant operations'. Thursday April 29, 2:20-3:00pm CET.

May 27, 2021

EPRI's third event in their 2021 community-building series features utilities presenting their data-related challenges and AI companies responding with potential solutions, including BluWave-ai. Our Vice President of Technology, Mostafa Farrokhabadi, will take to the stage on May 27th, from 9:00am-10:00am Eastern, with the company's 'reverse pitch'. This should be a compelling event for anyone interested in the important and evolving role of AI in the electric power industry. Registration is free. For more about the event, visit its webpage.

June 16, 2021

CUTRIC's annual Low-Carbon Smart Mobility Technology Conference is the first conference of its kind in Canada. On June 16 at 4:15pm (Eastern) BluWave-ai's CEO Devashish Paul will be on a panel entitled, "Newest Innovations in Charging Solutions for Full-Fleet Electrification". He will share how the BluWave-ai EV Fleet Orchestrator optimizes EV charging and energy use operation-wide, for reduced costs and harmful emissions. For more about the conference, visit the CUTRIC website.

The 14th edition of the Microgrid Global Innovation Forum, September 7-9, 2021 in London, England, focuses on microgrid advances, case studies and applications in Europe, Africa, Asia-Pacific, and Latin America.

BluWave-ai will be moderating a panel on the impact of transport electrification on grid-attached microgrids and commercial fleet operations. Speakers and further details to come. But registration is now open.

Want BluWave-ai to be part of your event? Our leadership team is in demand as speakers and moderators and we're happy to discuss opportunities. We are also looking for industry events to participate in. For any of these matters please contact us.