Igor Steiner is a Vice President of Energy and Ecology department at INEA Ljubljana. He holds a M.Sc. degree from the Faculty for Electrical Engineering, Ljubljana. His competences are in the fields of design and implementation of energy management systems, process control algorithms and quality control systems. He is currently project coordinator of GIFT project which aims to decarbonise the energy systems of European islands and to increase penetration rate of renewable energy sources into the islands’ grid. He has been participating in different EU-funded projects such as RECOTRANS, MAMA-MEA, FEVER, EdgeFLEX, domOS, GRASSHOPPER on field of flexible energy management, process control and various hydrogen solutions.