Christiane Egger is deputy manager of the O.Ö. Energiesparverband, the energy agency of Upper Austria, and the manager of the Ökoenergie-Cluster, a network of 150 companies active in renewable energy and energy efficiency.
Christiane is also the vice-president of the European Energy and Transport Forum, the consultative body of the European Commission on Energy and Transport, and a vice-president of FEDARENE, the European network of regional energy and environmental agencies. She is also the conference director of the World Sustainable Energy Days, one of the largest annual conferences in Europe on energy efficiency and renewable energy sources. Christiane is an expert in energy efficiency in buildings, in solar and biomass heating, and in dissemination and promotion of sustainable energy production and use.
She holds a law degree and a post-graduate degree in environmental engineering.