Dipl.-Ing. Helfried Brunner

Dipl.-Ing. Helfried Brunner

Austrian Institute of Technology

Helfried Brunner studied Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, specializing on Power Engineering at the University of Technology Graz and Innovation and Technology Management at the University for Applied Sciences Technikum Vienna.

From 2004 to 2008 was researcher and project manager at the Austrian Institute of Technology - AIT, Energy Department in the topic distributed generation integration in distribution networks. Since 2009 Helfried Brunner is deputy head of business unit Electric Energy Systems. He is responsible for the research field Smart Grids and related projects in this topic. He is representative of AIT within the European Energy Research Alliance (EERA) Joint Programme Smart Grids and member of CIRED Session 4 Advisory Group. Since 2008 operating agent of Annex II – DG System Integration in Distribution Networks – within the IEA Implementing Agreements ENARD (Electricity Networks Analysis, Research and Development) and member of board of the national technology platform Smart Grids Austria.

Since 2009 he gives lectures at the University for Applied Sciences Technikum Vienna, bachelor degree program Urban Renewable Energy Technologies and master degree program Renewable Urban Energy Systems, in the topics electricity network components and smart grids.

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