Massoud Amin

Massoud Amin

University of Minnesota, USA

Biography

Dr. Massoud Amin, IEEE and ASME Fellow, is a professor of electrical & computer engineering (ECE) and a University Distinguished Teaching Professor at the University of Minnesota.

Dr. Amin is known as the Father of Smart Grids (https://tli.umn.edu/tli-blog/inspiration-behind-smart-grid-series-defining-moments), and as a cyber-physical security leader who directed all security-related research and development post-9/11 for all North American utilities. His practice, teaching and research focus is in complex systems: 1) defense networks – C4I, combat & logistics; 2) modernization, efficiency, security & resilience of interdependent national critical infrastructures; and 3) technology/business/policy foresight & strategy.

Dr. Amin has made transformative contributions in the areas of defense, critical infrastructures, technology, policy, and business. His passion is developing leaders and powering progress. For more information, please see https://massoud-amin.umn.edu/.

All sessions

Digital World .. Applications & Beyond

  • 17 September, 2020
  • 15:45 - 17:00
  • Main Room