Prof. Nikos Hatziargyriou,
Chair, European Technology and Innovation Platform of Smart Networks for Energy Transition (ETIP SNET)
ETIP SNET’s role is to guide Research, Development & Innovation (RD&I) to support Europe’s energy transition. It has been created by the European Commission in the frame-work of the new Integrated Roadmap Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET Plan) by bringing together a multitude of stakeholders and experts from the energy sector.
Nikos Hatziargyriou is Chair of the Hellenic Distribution Network Operator. He is professor in Power Systems at the National Technical University of Athens and Director of the Energy Systems Laboratory. He is Fellow Member of IEEE and honorary member of CIGRE. He has participated in more than 60 RD&D projects and is author of the book “Microgrids: Architectures and Control” and of more than 200 journal and 500 conference proceedings papers. He is included in the 2016 and 2017 lists oftop 1% most cited researchers.