Vittoria Bellissimo is the President and CEO of CanREA, the voice of Canada’s wind energy, solar energy and energy storage industry. She was previously the Executive Director of the Industrial Power ConsumersAssociation of Alberta, and worked in renewable energy procurement at both theOntario Ministry of Energy and the Ontario Power Authority (now the IESO).Vittoria serves on the Board of Emissions Reduction Alberta and is a foundingBoard member of Women+Power. She holds a M.Sc. in Environmental Sustainability from the University of Edinburgh and is a licensed professional engineer (B.Sc.Queen’s University). Vittoria is based in Calgary.