Meeting of the Minds Speaker

Russ Vanos

Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Global Software, Services and Smart Cities


Russ Vanos is Vice President for Sales and Marketing, Global Software and Services for Itron. Vanos is a utility industry and connected city visionary who played a major role in driving early smart grid technology adoption in North America.

He is also integral to the Internet of Things and smart cities initiatives for the company.

Vanos is on the Boards of the Washington State University Energy Innovation Center and Envision Charlotte, is a member of Edison Electric Institute (EEI), sits on the Cisco Internet of Things Steering Committee, and is a founding member of the Smart Cities Council.

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