Advisory Industry Consultant
Mark Konya, Advisory Industry Consultant in the SAS US Energy Division, earned graduate degrees in physics at Washington University (St. Louis) and nuclear engineering at the University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana). With over 40 years of utility sector experience in power generation, T&D reliability engineering and leading customer analytics initiatives, Mark shares his expertise with clients on analytics strategies and how to integrate SAS into utility operations. Mark is a licensed professional engineer, a certified Six Sigma Black Belt and Lean facilitator, and a member of IEEE/PES where he helped author IEEE Standards 1366 and 1782. Mark was recently awarded U.S. patents for inventions related to processing AMI data, performing energy demand forecasts, and detecting anomalies in time-series data.