Miklos Poos

Dr. Miklós Poós
H-1082 Budapest, Horváth Mihály tér 5. Hungary
Telephone(s): +36 30 6097447      
Nationality: Hungarian
Date of birth: 22. 07.1953.

Desired employment / Occupational field        Sustainable Energy Specialist
Work experience       

July 2011 Retired

Dates        1991-2011
Occupation or position held        Deputy Director General
Main activities and responsibilities        •    Energy Strategy development
•    Energy Efficiency and RES Strategy development
•    Energy related climate change issues
•    Environmental issues of transport (2006-2010)
•    International co-operation
•    Hungarian Governments’  representation in different international energy organisations
Name and address of employer        Energy Department of Ministry of National Development (previously named as Ministry of Industry, Ministry of Industry and Trade, Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Transport Telecommunication and Energy). www.nfm.gov.hu
Personal reference information:
Mr. Pál Kovács, State Secretary for Energy and Climate
Ministry of National Development,

Type of business or sector        Energy and Environmental Governance

Dates        1979-1991
Occupation or position held        University Lecturer (firstly Assistant later Senior)
Main activities and responsibilities        •    Research on petrol and coal  technology especially pyrolysis
•    Environmental research (flue gas, exhaust gases)
•    Teaching for mechanical engineer student and chemical engineer student
Name and address of employer        Technical University of Budapest, Department of Chemical Technology
Type of business or sector        Education, Academic

Dates        1977-1979
Occupation or position held        Water and Wastewater Technologist
Main activities and responsibilities        •    Technology development of Waste Water Plants
•    Technology development of Water Plants
•    Participation of design the plants
•    Water and waste water analysis
Name and address of employer        Pest County Water and Wastewater Company
Type of business or sector        Environmental industry
Education and training
Dates        1972-1977
Title of qualification awarded        M.Sc. Chemical Engineer
Principal subjects/Occupational skills covered        Biotechnology, petrol and coal technology and related subjects.
Name and type of organisation providing education and training        Technical University of Budapest

Dates        1985
Title of qualification awarded        Dr. tech title (Summa cum laude)
Principal subjects         Thesis: Fluidised bed combustion of Hungarian coals.
Name and type of organisation providing education and training        Technical University of Budapest

Personal skills and competences

Mother tongue        Hungarian
Other language

Self-assessment        Understanding    Speaking    Writing
         Listening    Reading    Spoken interaction    Spoken production   

English            good        good        good        good        good


Main other professional positions and experiences        A great number of domestic and international presentations on behalf of the energy administration. 
•    Hungarian member of the International Energy Agency Governing Board (1997-2010)
•    Head of Supervisory Board of Energy Centre (formerly Energy Information Agency)1996-2010
•    Hungarian representative at Energy Charter (1995-2010) , at Intelligent Energy for Europe ( until 2010)
•    Project Director of GEF/UNDP EE and RES Programs of Municipality (2000-2005)
•    Energy Adviser of the Hungarian Government Delegation in Kyoto (COP-3) 1997