Alexander A. Anderson

Alexander Anderson is chair of the Partner Engagement Committee of IEEE Smart Village, the member-led humanitarian outreach program of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and a priority initiative of the IEEE Foundation.

By the end of 2017, projects launched by ISV reached more than 100,000 people across Africa, India, and SE Asia with a 50% annual expansion rate with the goal of empowering 50 million people through electricity, education, and holistically sustainable entrepreneurship.

Anderson is a consultant with Incremental Systems Corporation, providing custom simulation and training for electric utilities worldwide. He is co-founder of Odin Energy Works LLC, a small R&D company developing sustainable energy technologies for developing countries and innovative education solutions. His research interests include sustainable development, electrification, community water/sanitation systems, and real-time power system simulation.