Zied Kbaier he has been working, for the past seven years, as Senior Energy Engineer at the Research and Technology Center of Energy (CRTEn) and Head of its ‘Technology Transfer & EU Projects’ Office, where he was in charge of the management and monitoring of several EU projects. He has gained progressive experience in developing organizational outreach activities, EU Project Proposals and fundraising strategies through searching for potential partners and funding mechanisms. He has actively supported the involvement and the participation of his institution in several international networks and research clusters.