Mario Dionisio is a Programme Assistant for EU Policies in the Directorate General for Energy of the European
Commission in Unit C2 - New energy technologies, innovation and clean coal. He contributes
to the development of relevant programmes or policies in the renewable energy
domain. Actually, his main activities are focused on the digitalisation of the
electrical power and energy system. He is involved as well in the development
of the Energy Work Programmes within H2020 and the implementation, management,
co-ordination and related follow-up of energy research projects.
Mario holds a master degree in industrial
engineering in electromechanics.
Prior to join the European
Commission, he worked for 13 years in the National Laboratories of Gran Sasso
of the National Institute for Nuclear Physics (Italy) in the project and
maintenance department for safety systems. Previously, he worked in the
electric-electronic domains in ENEL, RAI (Italy) and Ericsson (Canada).