Boza Avramovic

Dr. Bozidar (Boza) Avramovic, PhD, Executive Advisor, Enterprise Integration & Smart Grid, has extensive experience in all technologies and business processes related to Energy Management Systems (EMS). He has also worked in research and development for NSF, EPRI, DOE and electric utilities.

Areas of Expertise

  • All EMS technologies (generation control, static and dynamic network security analysis, dynamic line ratings, EMS integration, etc.)
  • All phases of EMS deployment (scoping and requirements analysis, functional specification and RFPs, vendor selection and work statement negotiations, implementation assistance, etc.)
  • Centralized phasor management systems (as with EMS, both technology and processes, including integration with EMS)

Experience and Background

  • Number of years of experience in the electric power industry 30
  • Senior Principal Consultant, KEMA, Inc. 1982 - 2010
  • Application Engineer, General Electric 1981 - 1982
  • Research Assistant & Postdoc, University of Illinois 1977 - 1981
  • System Analyst, Mihailo Pupin Institute 1974 - 1976
  • Trainee, Brown Boveri 1973 - 1974

Accomplishments and Industry Recognition

  • Published over 18 referred papers, including one prize paper


  • PhD - University of Illinois - 1980
  • BS EE - University of Belgrade - 1973

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