Brian manages M2M (Machine to Machine) partnerships and ecosystem development Smart Grid and electric utilities. He has built successful and innovative partnerships to enable the Smart Grid. He’s a recognized speaker in the wireless enablement of Smart Grid and Energy Management, the industry implications and growth opportunities.  His partnerships deliver wireless enablement of AMI, Demand Response, Distribution Automation, energy management applications, micro grid generation and EV Charging. He continues to advance grid intelligence by building connectivity into substation components, in-premise energy controls and is planning for the impact of EV charging on the grid. Brian brings a unique perspective of applying, pulling knowledge from the telecom industry and to discern the opportunities and challenges in Smart Grid. Combined with Brian’s business experience and in-depth technical knowledge of IoT & M2M Communications, he is able to quickly guide developers to launching their solution in the most cost and operationally effective methods.  An experienced thought leader with 18 years of experience in telecommunications across wireless and wireline, has been interviewed by prominent news services and has joined panel discussions in utility and energy centric events. Brian Huey was inducted into World-Gen Magazine’s, Class of 2012.