Since September 2015, Frauke is Executive Director of the Smart Energy Demand Coalition SEDC, the European industry association for demand-side flexibility.
Frauke has been actively involved in European energy policy in Brussels since 2005, where she held different positions at Greenpeace and the European Photovoltaic Industry Association, SolarPower Europe. She also worked on secondments in Washington, D.C. and in New Delhi, India.
Frauke holds a Master degree in Environmental Sciences from Leuphana University, Germany, and an Executive MBA from Vlerick Business School, Belgium.
On the agenda
Anna Colucci, DG Energy, European Commission
Merce Griera, Policy Officer, DG Connect, European Commission
Jesse Scott, Analyst, International Energy Agency
James Watson, CEO, SolarPower Europe
Frauke Thies, Executive Director, SEDC
Erwin Smole, CSO & Co-Founder, Grid Singularity
Introduced and moderated by Roberto Zangrandi Secretary-General, EDSO, and Laurent Schmitt, Secretary-General, ENTSO-E