Stefano Barberis holds a PhD degree in Turbo Machinery from the University of Genoa, Italy, including a research visit to KTH, Sweden.
After completing his PhD, he joined RINA Consulting as project manager in 2016 and is responsible for multiple EU-funded projects, as well as scouting innovations and project opportunities in the energy field. He coordinates the EU-funded PLANHEAT project, among several other projects. His research interests include energy systems, and in particularly in renewable energy for buildings and offices.
His PhD research focused on polygenerative smart grids and interaction with energy storage systems.