Dr Claus Habfast  Municipal Councillor and Vice President, Greater Grenoble City Area  France
Municipal Councillor and Vice President, Greater Grenoble City Area
France

Claus Habfast is the Municipal Councillor of Grenoble and Vice President of the Greater Grenoble City Area, the local government structure responsible for smart city projects in energy, transport, economic development, waste collection, water & sanitation.

The Greater Grenoble City Area was established in 2015 and groups 49 different municipalities and 450,000 inhabitants who have chosen to work together in specific areas in order to be more effective.  Claus is in charge of smart city projects, international activities, research, higher education and innovation. He represents the Area in bodies like the University Grenoble Alpes Board of Directors and the Regional Steering Committee for European Structural Funds.