Steve Piche, Ph.D.

Software Director
GE Power Digital Solutions

Dr. Steve Piche leads research and development in the area of on-line optimization for the reduction of emissions and improvement of heat rate at General Electric. He has over 30 years of experience in the application of advanced controls, optimization and machine learning in the process industries. For the past 10 year, Dr. Piche was the Director of Research and Development for NeuCo which was acquired by General Electric last year. Dr. Piche holds 53 patents. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Colorado-Boulder and a master’s and doctorate degrees in Electrical Engineering from Stanford.