Dr. Kanan has over 10 years of experience with projects involving grid-scale and behind the meter energy storage systems, renewable energy integration as well as micro-grids. At NEC, he is responsible for leading the valuation and analyses of energy storage systems and market operation and developing the tools that help determining the optimal system sizes. He also leads the efforts of utilizing machine learning techniques in the prognosis and diagnosis of ESS operation as well as designing innovative system performance warranties. Prior to joining NEC, Nadim worked with ABB, SunEdison, UTC-Power. He holds a BSc. in Electrical Power Systems, an MSc. in Engineering Systems and Management and a PhD in Electrical Engineering.