I heard somebody say
That it might never snow again,
[...]
You never miss it till it's gone


Currently I am writing my master thesis about the potential for renewable energy production in agricultural areas of three communities of the Dolomites (South Tyrol) in collaboration with the Science Shop "Wissenschaftsladen Bonn". Below you find information about my education, work experiences and interests.


EDUCATION

2019 - present

EUROPEAN MASTER IN SUSTAINABLE ENERGY SYSTEM MANAGEMENT

UAS Hanze, the Netherlands

University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain

Main focus of the master is on the political, socio-economic and technical aspects of the energy transition. Together with an international group of students from very diverse cultural backgrounds, we study solutions for climate adaptation and mitigation for a global sustainable development. The Master is organized by EUREC, the Association of European Renewable Energy Research Centers.

2015 - 2018

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN RENEWABLE ENERGY ENGINEERING

UAS Technikum Wien, Vienna, Austria

The program is at the interface between energy technology, technical building systems, and plant construction. Students receive technical-engineering training with an emphasis on energy systems increasingly characterized by renewable energies. The program provides in-depth knowledge on the functioning and operational behavior of renewable energy technologies, on the dimensioning of technological components, and on their integration into the overall system.

2009 - 2014

TECHNOLOGICAL HIGHSCHOOL

TFO Max Valier, Bolzano, Italy

Branch of study: computer science, systems and automation.


SOCIAL COMPETENCES

Intercultural communication: I grew up bilingual, which allowed me to develop a flexible mind that has to find an identity balance between two cultures. My worldwide traveling experiences broaden my intercultural horizon.
Teamwork: Through my work and study experiences, I acquired the necessary skills for successful teamwork and I attach great importance to it. For instance, during the current master I am doingvariousresearch group works with people from all over the world.
Presentation Skills: I learned to talk freely in front of an audience and present my projects.

Italian, German (bilingual)

English (IELTS, C1)

Spanish


WORK EXPERIENCE

06/2020 - present

INTERNSHIP FOR MASTER THESIS

Science Shop Wissenschaftsladen Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Since June 2020 I am writing my master thesis during the internship in Bonn. Feel free to contact me for more information about my master thesis about the potential for renewable energy production in agricultural areas of three communities in the Dolomites.

01/2020 - present

NEWSLETTER WRITER

OSGP Allience (NGO), Groningen, The Netherlands

Since January 2020 I create a monthly newsletter as freelancer for the OSGP Allience, a dutch NGO that promotes the use of the Open Smart Grid Protocol. This work keeps me up to date with the last progress in the world of Smart Energies, the Distribution Grid and in general the Energy Transition. You can find the newsletter on the OSGP Newsletter website.

08/2019 - 08/2020

PHOTOVOLTAIC MONITORING ENGINEER

PVData, Ora, Italy

I worked as a freelancer for PVData that sells monitoring solutions for photovoltaic systems. I was first part of the support team and subsequently I worked as IT consultant for the creation of a new company website and to innovate the IT infrastructure within the company. The website is online at pv-data.net.

02/2019 - 08/2019

JUNIOR PROJECT MANAGER

NOI Techpark, Bolzano, Italy

Six-month internship as Junior Project Manager at the growing innovation district NOI Techpark. in South Tyrol, northern Italy. The NOI Techpark is shaping the sustainable growth of the region and here I was working together with established businesses as well as universities, research centers and startups. I was involved in the green technologies team that acts as a hub for this network that enables cooperation projects within the local region and Europe. This experience allowed me to see how decisions are taken in such networks and I gained knowledge on how to moderate collaborations.

01/2018 - 07/2018

SOLAR ENGINEER

SWISSOL, San Jose, Costa Rica

Internship during the last semester of my Bachelor. Main activities were planning and installing of solar thermal and PV systems.

04/2016 - 04/2017

SOFTWARE DEVELOPER

ProducingLine, Vienna, Austria

Responsible for the implementation of an online shop.

08/2014 - 05/2015

SOFTWARE DEVELOPER

WorldDirect, Innsbruck, Austria

Subsidiary company of A1 with 70 employees. I was part of a team of five as a programmer for custom-made desktop and web applications.

2012 - 2015

WAITER & BARKEEPER

Bar Salurn, Italy

Die Pizzerei, Innsbruck, Austria

I started working in gastronomy when I was 14 in the Hotel, Bar & Ice Cream Parlour Salurn, our family-run business and then I worked in other restaurants like Die Pizzerei in Innsbruck.


INTERESTS

Sustainability and alternative lifestyles: Organic farming and energy self-sufficiency.
People and cultures: I lived in Austria, Germany, Spain, the Netherlands and Costa Rica. I traveled in Europe, India and Latin America.
Peace.
Music: Passionate listener and beginner guitarist.
Sports: Trekking, Cycling, Yoga, Climbing, Ski-touring.
Privacy significantly matters to me and I am an Open Source fan.