Bernard Gindroz

Dr. Bernard GINDROZ has been the Chairman of several committees: ISO TC 268 (Sustainable Development of Smart Cities and Communities) since 2016; CEN-CENELEC-ETSI Sector Forum Smart and Sustainable Cities and Communities (SF_SSCC)  since 201; and CEN the joint CEN and CEN-CENELEC Sector Forum Energy Management (SFEM), the joint CEN and CENELEC Strategy and Advisory Body on Energy Management, Energy Efficiency and Renewables since 2008. In addition, he is an active member of the European Innovative Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities that was lunched by the European Commission. He joined the Action Cluster ‘Integrated Planning, Management, Policy and Regulation’, and he is also the leader of the EIP SCC initiative on ‘Tools for Decision Making, Integrated Planning, Management, KPIs and Benchmarking’, that represents the European Energy Award EU initiative. It is a quality management and certification system for municipalities and regions that was formed more than 25 years ago, and it now has close to 1500 cities and communities in Europe.