Institute

Description

IRESEN is a research institute created in 2011 by the Ministery of Energy, Mining, Water and Environment, with the participation of several key players of the energy sector in Morocco devoted to accompany the national energy strategy, by supporting the research and innovation used in the field of solar energy and new energies.

The Institute is positioned in the field of R&D through its funding agency and its research center, offering multiple opportunities for synergies between the socio-economic world and the scientific world around collaborative R&D projects.

Description

Founding Members / Members of the administrative board

  • M. Aziz RABBAH, Minister of Energy, Mining, Water and Environment, Chairman of the administrative Board
  • M. Mohamed BENCHAABOUN, Minister of Economy and Finance, Administrator
  • M. Said AMZAZI, Minister of Higher Education, Scientific Research and Professional Training, Administrator
  • M. Mohamed GHAZALI, Secretary General of the Energy and Mines Department, Administrator
  • M. Mustapha TERRAB, Chairman and CEO of OCP Group, Administrator
  • M. Mustapha BAKKOURY, CEO of the Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy (MASEN), Administrator
  • Mme. Amina BENKHADRA, CEO of the National Office of Hydrocarbons and Mines (ONHYM), Administrator
  • M. Abderrahim EL HAFIDI, CEO of the National Office of Electricity (ONEE), Administrator
  • M. Ahmed BAROUDI, CEO of the energy investment company (SIE), Administrator
  • M. Said MOULINE, CEO of the Moroccan Agency for Energy Efficiency (AMEE), Administrator
  • M. Khalid MEDIOURI, CEO of the National Center for Energy, Science and Nuclear Technology (CNRST), Administrator
  • M. Ahmed NAKKOUCH, Chairman and CEO of Nareva Holding, Administrator
  • M. Imad TOUMI, Chairman and CEO of Managem, Administrator

Team

Badr IKKEN

General Director

Salma TAZI

Administrative and financial management

M. Zakaria NAIMI

Direction of Green Energy Park

Sarah DIOURI

Director of R&D and Innovation Programs

Abdellatif GHENNIOUI

Modeling and Green Buildings Director / GEP Support and Valuation Team Leader

El Ghali BENNOUNA

Head of solar thermal department / Deputy director

Samir RACHIDI

Director - Solar thermal and hydrogen department / Head of the hydrogen, storage and bioenergy department

Ahmed BENLARABI

Responsible for photovoltaic systems / Responsible for the GEP test laboratory

Oualid MGHAZLI

Head of Department of Energy Efficiency and Green Buildings

Kaoutar BELRHITI ALAOUI

Smart Grids Group Leader

Aboubaker BENAZOUZ

Smart Grids Group Leader

Samir IDRISSI KAITOUNI

Energy efficiency group leader

Amar MOUAKY

Group leader of thermal systems

Mouhcine BENMEZIANE

Head of Communication and Technology Watch Department

Asmae LAKHLIFI

Responsible for the budgetary and administrative management of R&D and innovation programs

Fatima-Zahra FATARA

GEP Purchasing Officer

Laila TYDRINI

Financial and Administrative Manager

Jihane HSSAIN

Head of Purchasing & Logistics

Rachid ETTAIK

Purchasing and General Resources Officer

Scientific committee

Pr. Ahmed ENNAOUI

Former Director of Research at the Institute for Heterogeneous Materials Systems Helmholtz Berlin

Head of a specialized research team

Pr. Robert PITZ-PAAL

Director of the Solar Research Institute at the Aerospace Center (DLR), Vice President of the International Energy Agency (IEA)

Prof. Dr. Ralf B. WEHRSPOHN

Executive President of the Fraunhofer Institute / Prof. at Martin Luther Halle University

Dr. Rachid YAZAMI

Professor of Energy at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore

Dr. Tijani BOUNAHMIDI

Director of the Center for Technological Innovation, Vice-president of the University Mohammed V-Agdal Rabat

Prof. Abdelhakim ARTIBA

President of the Hauts-de-France Polytechnic University

Dr. Vlademiro MIRANDA

Member of the management board of INESC TEC-INESC Technologies, President of INESC R&D Brazil

Dr. Diego PAVIA

CEO of InnoEnergy

Dr. Florence LAMBERT

Director CEA-LITEN / President of the Industry, Jobs and Innovation Commission

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