Head of Load Distributor Center
Water Schaffer, Head of Electrical Grids and Smart Grids Program Manager, Salzburg Netz GmbH (Austria) Walter Schaffer is responsible for the electrical distribution grid in Salzburg and the corresponding smart grids projects. The SGMS combines several national and European funded projects and was set up to develop the smart infrastructure of the future. During his time at Salzburg Netz GmbH he worked as an asset manager and network planning engineer and was head of the network operating center. He holds a Dipl.-Ing. in Electrical Power Engineering from Graz University of Technology and a Master of Business Engineering (MBE) from Steinbeis University Berlin.