Full Name
Rolando Vega
Job Title
Senior Manager of Advanced Analytics and Intelligence
CPS Energy
Speaker Bio
Dr. Vega has been in the energy and analytics space for + 12-years.

Dr. Vega has led development of workforce in analytics and contributed to the recent creation of a brand new department called Enterprise Advanced Analytics at CPS Energy. He currently leads a staff of engineers, analysts and data scientists to perform predictive analytics and provide business insights. He is responsible for the analytical skills of the team, as well as the data and associated systems required to effectively provide solid analytics. He worked for 2-years in energy market operations where his team created insights worth millions of dollars.

Before his current position he led the R&D and technical performance in the subjects of renewable energy forecasting, GIS LiDAR analytics, building load forecasting and grid integration at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA). Dr. Vega has led the development of 3 patent pending in the area of distributed energy forecasting and has been leading the development of technologies for distributed IoT traffic monitoring, cyber abnormality detection and prediction for the electric utility industry.

He started the Renewable Energy consulting business in US, Mexico, Brazil and China for a global 1700+ employee consulting company. Dr. Vega helped develop the company’s consulting renewable energy annual revenues to about $6M in 3-years. He drives teamwork, effectively draws from the strengths of his team and focuses in innovative ideas and great communication to provide solutions.
Rolando Vega