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Aurélio Blanquet
Board Advisor at EDP Distribuição


Aurélio Blanquet has an MBA in Business Administration and is graduated in Electronics

Since 2020 is Board Advisor in EDP Distribuição, the Portuguese DSO. Until 2019 was
Director of the Networks Digital Platform, with the responsibility for Mission Critical ICS
and SCADA, Digital Grid, Telecommunications & Connectivity and OT Cybersecurity.

Previously, he was Director of Automation and Telecommunications from 2007-2017.

He is Chair of the Assembly Committee of ENCS (European Network for Cyber Security),
Vice-Chair of EUTC (European Utilities Telecommunications Council), Member of the
Board of Directors of Prime Alliance and responsible for the Portuguese Secretariat of
Cired (International Conference on Electricity Distribution). He was Chair of the EE-ISAC
(European Energy Information Sharing and Analysis Centre) from 2015-2017, and
member of Eurelectric WG ADSM (Active Distribution System Management) from 2006-

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel: Key Success Factors in 5G