Max Grünig is a Senior Fellow and joined Ecologic Institute in 2007. His research focuses on the transformation of the transport and energy sectors, as well as urban sustainability and resilient cities. Within Ecologic Institute, he coordinates the European Union (EU) research activities, in particular for the 7th Framework Programme (FP7) and for Horizon 2020. Max Grünig is a native speaker of German, is fluent in English and French, and has a basic knowledge of Russian, Japanese, and Icelandic. Max Grünig is coordinating the FP7 research project Post Carbon Cities of Tomorrow (link is external) (POCACITO). His research in energy and transportation covers both technological and behavioral aspects, including: smart grids, smart home technology, electric mobility, car labeling and sustainable urban mobility.