Dr. Zhang Yibin
Deputy Director General of Development Bureau, Global Energy Interconnection Development and Cooperation Organization (GEIDCO), China
Yibin Zhang, Ph.D, Professor level senior engineer, member of the Third Youth Federation of China enterprises, member of C1, CIGRE Chinese Committee, Consultant expert of Asia Development Bank. He is the deputy director general of development bureau, and news spokesman of Global Energy Interconnection Development and Cooperation organization (GEIDCO). He was the division director of GEI office of SGCC and the division director of research centre of GEIDCO. Before he joined SGCC, he founded the smart grid department of State Grid Energy Research Institute (SGERI) and was occupied the position of the director for 7 years. He worked as an academic visitor at the school of electrical and electronic engineering, University of Manchester in the UK form 2004 to 2005. His research interest includes power system analysis, clean energy, smart grid, electric vehicles and other related policy, strategy and planning issues.