Barcelona Supercomputing Centre, Spain
Albert Soret holds a PhD in Environmental Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (Barcelona). He is the Head of the Services group at the Barcelona Supercomputing Centre, with 10 years of research experience in earth sciences. He supervises three PhD students and numerous postdoctoral scientists. His research focuses on assessing the impact of climate on socio-economic sectors through the development of user-oriented services that ensure the transfer of the technology developed and the adaptation to a rapidly changing environment. He is the principal investigator of the S2S4E H2020 project and Work Package leader within the VISCA-730253 H2020 Project and
CLIM4ENERGY and MAGIC COPERNICUS Projects. Between others, he is participating in EC-FP7 and H2020 projects: EUPORIAS-308291, SPECS-308378, PRIMAVERA-641727 and IMPREX-641811. He has participated in numerous industrial projects, now he leads two research projects for industry: one with Vodafone and the other Iberdrola, Gas Natural Fenosa and EPRI.