Stefan Vögel works for almost 10 years in the electricity department at E-Control Austria, the National Regulatory Authority of Austria for Gas and Electricity, and is leading the group system processes. He overseas the areas balancing, imbalance system, market model and communication, smart metering, quality of supply etc. and is dealing with topics like flexibility and demand response. His focus is to support the integration of renewables and growing appliances like e-mobility into the energy system with innovation and digitalisation, using also his long lasting experience as software developer and strategy consultant. He is active in the CEER distribution system working group of CEER and was Co-Chair of the ACER/CEER flexibility task force.