Pierre J.C. Vogler-Finck

Professional experience

Research and development scientist

Neogrid Technologies ApS, Aalborg Ø, Denmark (2018 – Current)

Activities: data analysis for control, monitoring and performance evaluation of energy demand in buildings, demonstration project management, development of communication materials and external promotion, operation support, contribution to product, strategy and business development and proposal writing

Advisory Board member

Dtime Limited, London, United Kingdom (2021 – Current)

Activities: counselling to business, product and strategy development

Industrial Ph.D. candidate

Neogrid Technologies ApS, Aalborg Ø, Denmark (2014 – 2018)

Activities: data analysis, writing of reports and scientific publications in international context, presentations at international conferences External research stays at the Norwegian University of Technology and Science (NTNU) in Trondheim and the Danish Technical University (DTU Compute) in Kgs. Lyngby

Research assistant in solar energy

EDF R&D, Moret-sur-Loing, France (2013 – 2014)

Activities: investigations of new technology for operations of solar power generators, communication with equipment suppliers

Education

Industrial Ph.D. in building and energy engineering

Aalborg University, Denmark (2018)

Focusing on forecast and optimal control of energy use in building climate control (thesis available here)

M.Sc. in Renewable Energy Engineering

Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland (2013)

M.Sc. in Engineering (French Diplôme d’ingénieur)

Supélec, Gif-sur-Yvette, France (2014)

B.Sc. in Fundamental Physics

Orsay, France (2011)

Extra curricular

Languages

French (native), English (professional), Danish (professional), German (advanced, yet to be refreshed), Norwegian (basics)

Activism
  • Network coordinator, Aalborg Klimanetværket, Aalborg, Denmark (2019 – Current)
    Animation and coordination of a network of climate-related NGOs, interaction with local politicians, civil society, and local citizen, coordination of the local Klimavalg.nu campaign
  • Board member and team leader, United Nations Youth Association, Aalborg, Denmark (2018-2020)
    Contribution to steering of the organisation, knowledge transmission (as a senior member), organisation of outreach events (presentations, workshops, documentary screenings) in partnership with other actors with focus on the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, creation of a network of climate-related NGOs in Aalborg
Other interests

Outdoors (hiking, cycling, running, climbing, kayaking, …), music (enjoying listening to music, basic level of piano), travelling, reading, cooking, gardening, mindfulness, friends and family times