IEEE Life Fellow and ‘Smart Grid Guru’ John McDonald speaking on ‘Big Data, IOT, Enterprise Data Management and the New Data Requirements of Drones and Robotic Inspection Devices. It was organized on 10th April 2021 at 18:00 IST. 

The keynote speaker of this session were Mr. John McDonald, having such an intriguing subject for the seminar, we had over 25 participants including students and professionals. The speaker explained the concepts, and answered the query of the participants.

Know the Speaker –

John McDonald

Name: John McDonald, Smart Grid Business Development Leader, GE Grid Solutions

Topic: Drones, Robotics and IOT: a Data Management Opportunity


Mr. John McDonald is highly reputed IEEE Fellow with a volunteering experience of 50+ years and is currently serving as IEEE Foundation Director. He has served as President of Power Society in 2007-08. He has also been part of IEEE-SA Board of Governors in 2010-2011.

His professional career is no else illustrious with him holding the Director position in multiple reputed firms. He currently spearheads the Smart Grid Development at GE Power.