Dr. Elizabeth Traiger has been working in the renewables industry for 10 years starting her career in consulting and transitioning into research. She currently is a Senior Researcher in Technology and Innovation for power and renewables at DNV GL based in Bristol, United Kingdom. Elizabeth studied mathematics at the University of Kansas, USA and earned her masters and doctorate degrees in statistics at the University of Oxford, United Kingdom. Her consulting portfolio includes projects on wind and solar project development, operational assessments, due diligence and grid integration projects throughout Europe, North America and South America. Dr Traiger’s current research concerns advanced time-series statistics, drone captured computer vision for image processing, machine learning and predictive analytics on large data sets within the energy domain. She works to integrate the latest advancements in artificial intelligence and robotics into renewable energy project operations and maintenance.