ImpulsionMTL

Smart, Safe & Sustainable

Sila Kiliccote

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CEO, eIQ Mobility

Sila has over 15 years of experience in building and leading teams to deliver impactful and innovative research in demand response, vehicle-to-grid and data analytics for the electricity grid.

Prior to joining eIQ Mobility, Sila formed and led the Grid Integration, Systems and Mobility (GISMo) Department at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory in 2015 raising close to $20M in research funding. She also managed Stanford’s Bits and Watts initiative. Sila spent over 10 years at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory as a deputy of the Demand Response Research Center and leading the grid integration initiatives. Her efforts led to the development of OpenADR and machine learning applications for electricity grid planning with high penetration of distributed energy resources.

She received SLAC’s Director’s award in 2017, the C3E Research Leadership Award in 2014, and Leadership in Smart Grid Acceleration Award in 2010.