Stefan Lanz

Data Scientist

Stefan Lanz is a Data Scientist in the Network Information Systems division of BKW, the largest distribution grid operator in Switzerland. After several years as a researcher in theoretical particle physics, he has switched into the energy sector as a load forecast expert in energy trading. He has worked on the development of software that allows distribution grid operators to understand and actively optimise flexible loads in their grid. More recently, he has focused on data from network information systems with the goal of digitising time-consuming and complex processes and gaining new insights into the grid.