GRIFOn (GRId Forum) is an initiative launched by the OneNet H2020 project to promote and facilitate the creation of a community of stakeholders interested to collaborate and actively tackle the most pressing issues regarding the future European electricity markets.

The second GRIFOn workshop took place on the 16th of May, focusing on TSO-DSO-customer interoperability and integration-related topics such as gaps, barriers and enablers on data exchange and interfaces, data models and ontologies, customer integration and cyber security.

The event was structured as small group discussions, followed by a general discussion with all the participants, reviewing the outcome of the group discussions. UBITECH Energy team participated in moderating two of the group discussions delving deeper into the topics of DSOs’ concerns regarding data exchange when integrating flexibility, standardized data models and protocols, as well as the essential information risk-management strategies for every organization.