Dr. Bill Rosehart is a Professor and the Head of the Schulich School of Engineering’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. His work at the University of Calgary focuses on the dynamic performance and the application of stochastic and multi-objective optimization techniques to electric energy systems problems. Bill’s current research projects focus on examining the impacts of smart-grids in power system planning and operation, integration of wind-generation, and the role of Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles in future power systems. Bill is the past Chair of the IEEE Southern Alberta Section and is the Vice President (Meetings) of the IEEE Power & Energy Society.