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Heidi Lenaerts

Heidi Lenaerts holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering from KU Leuven, Belgium. She gained industrial experience as a project engineer at Atlas Copco (2003-2008) and as a project leader at Icos Vision Systems (2008-2009), before joining the research group ELECTA (Electrical Energy & Computer Architecture) at KU Leuven’s Departement of Electrical Engineering (ESAT). In 2011 Heidi took on her current position as managing director of Smart Grid Flanders (SGF). SGF is a membership organization offering knowledge-sharing and networking opportunities to all stakeholders involved in the development of the energy system of the future. SGF is also actively involved in numerous European projects on sustainable energy, e-mobility and smart grids.

About Smart Grids Flanders

Smart Grids Flanders (SGF) is the membership organization that aims to facilitate the roll-out of intelligent electricity networks or ‘smart grids’, both in Flanders and internationally. Smart Grids Flanders brings together relevant players from industry, academia and government and provides them with a knowledge sharing platform, networking opportunities and project support. Through its four content-driven theme groups, Smart Grids Flanders organizes in-depth seminars for specialists. The annual Smart Grid School is a unique three-day training program for newcomers to the smart energy world. Smart Grids Flanders initiates projects and brings partners together.

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