Stipe Fustar, Ph.D.

Executive Consultant, ESTA International

Dr. Stipe Fustar has over 35 years of experience in the electric utility industry including consulting, project/team management, system design and development, data modeling, IT architecture design, Web development, enterprise integration, and business process automation (BPA). He has a wide understanding of all aspects of the electric utility industry with special expertise in power system operation. He has worked on all phases of design, development, and implementation of distribution management, outage management, energy management, market management, SCADA, and similar software systems. His expertise includes a broad range of energy, market, and network management services (ADMS, OMS, MMS, and EMS), addressing network calculations, optimization, outage management, AM/FM/GIS/Map technology, data modeling, network modeling, Demand Response/DERMS, WAMS, Smart Grid, SCADA, and system integration and design.

Dr. Fustar has extensive experience in conducting training courses and workshops on the subject at DistribuTECH, EUCI and various utilities Worldwide. He is one of the few consultants who were involved in an impact role in number of the largest integration projects in the utility industry. He has a working knowledge and expert understanding of IEC CIM. He provides a unique blend of electric utility industry expertise and a strong OT/IT technologies background.