Dr. Nuno Pinho da Silva leads research on energy and flexibility markets and smart grids at R&D Nester. He accelerates the use of AI and optimization to facilitate the integration of renewable energy in the electricity grid and the integration of demand-side flexibility in the electricity markets, as well as to support decision making in asset management. Nuno serves as expert at the ETIP-SNET and Cigré working groups, and he is the convenor of the working group RDIP at ENTSO-E. Nuno holds a Ph.D. in electrical and computer engineering and he is senior member of the Portuguese professional associations of engineers.