COMMITTEE OF SUSTAINABLE PERFORMANCE INDICES
Prof. Dimitris Lalas is a consultant of the FACE3TS SA consulting company which is active in matters of sustainability, energy and environment and focuses on green growth.
He has been a Full Professor at the Athens University and in universities in the USA.
He has served as the (first) President of the Hellenic Centre for Renewable Energy Sources, as a Director and BoD Chairman of the National Observatory of Athens, as BoD Chairman of the Public Petroleum Corporation (DEP), and as a BoD member of HELPE and of ETVA Industrial Parks SA.
He has represented Greece in international negotiations on Climate Change for 25 years and has served as Vice-Chairman of the National Commission on Desertification, as a BoD member of the National Centre for Environment and Sustainable Development, the Advisory Group for Global Change, Climate & Biodiversity of DG-RESEARCH by the European Commission and as BoD Chairman of the Hellenic Wind Energy Association.
For the last 25 years he worked as Advisor at the Ministry of Development, the Ministry of the Environment and Energy, the Ministry of Environment, Physical Planning and Public Works, and the Ministry of Finance, at the Directorates for RESEARCH, TREN and for REGIONAL POLICY of the European Commission, at NASA's Goddard Space Center, at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) of the United States, and at Ford's and General Motors' research centers.