Ed Davis is Director of Digital Partnerships at GE Current. His mission is to build a high impact network of technology partners that can leverage Current’s LED-powered open IoT platform to deliver smart city and smart enterprise productivity and energy efficiency solutions. Ed has been at the forefront of building and deploying innovative solutions with partners leveraging Current’s indoor LED + IoT “Daintree” platform, including refrigeration asset performance management for supermarkets, BLE-enabled real-time location services for industrial and commercial office environments, and conference room management solutions for commercial offices. He also was a leader in building GE Current’s CityIQ smart cities platform, now in scaled deployment at San Diego and in active pilots with numerous additional cities and utilities in partnership with AT&T. Prior to joining GE Current, Ed was a leader in utility scale wind and solar project development and financing at First Solar and in private equity. He started his career in energy investment banking. Ed graduated from Colby College with a B.A. in political science. He lives in Boston, MA, and is an avid skier, frequent world traveler, and occasional bar investor.