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Eroshan Weerathunga, Lead Cyber Security Engineer, General Electric Grid Solutions


Eroshan Weerathunga is responsible for leading cyber security R&D projects in Power System Protection & Control product line within GE Grid Solutions. Eroshan works with multiple R&D technology teams and product platforms, and he is responsible for guiding the cybersecurity strategy and product cybersecurity roadmap in Substation Protection product line.

Eroshan joined GE Grid Solutions in 2012. He has over 7 years of direct development and integration experience in Smart Grid cyber security. He designs cyber security solutions for Electric Utilities, and supports Smart Grid cyber security projects.

Eroshan earned his MSc degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Western Ontario, London, Canada. He published several conference papers on cybersecurity of Smart Grid and Industrial Control & Automation Systems (ICAS).