Alberto Dognini received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering from the Polytechnic University of Milan, Italy, respectively in 2012 and 2014. From 2015 until 2017 he worked as Engineering Project Manager at ABB – Electrification Products Division in Dalmine, Italy, managing the revamping of medium voltage electrical apparatus and switchgears. He is currently working as Research Associate with the Institute for Automation of Complex Power Systems, E.ON Energy Research Center, RWTH Aachen University, Germany.

He has been working in several German and European H2020 research projects, focusing on the development of energy services and automation systems to improve digitalization and resiliency of power system grids.