Director of Strategic Innovation Department
Uroš Salobir has been working with ELES since 1997 where he has taken various responsibilities ranging from Assistant Director for Asset Management, General Coordinator for System Development, Director of System Operations and since may 2017 holds the current position. He has been involved in various company activities ranging from real time control systems, market developments, ancillary services projects, asset risk management and supervision of large infrastructure investment projects. As an active member of international associations he has taken various responsibilities on international level like Convenorship of balance management group within South East TSO association and Convenorship of operational scheduling group within Central East TSO association. Since he took the responsibility for Research and Innovation ELES has initiated and took the Coordination of many large innovation projects like the H2020 FutureFlow research project, Smart grid infrastructure project SINCRO.GRID and The Slovenian – Japanese (ELES-NEDO) partnership on Smart Grids and Smart Communities.