Ignas is a sustainability and innovation expert with 25+ years of experience. Throughout his career, Mr. Ignas has been responsible for the development and execution of the business's long-term sustainability and innovation strategies, management of sustainability decisions, management of technological processes, implementation of the IPR strategies, and execution of IP-related tasks. Ignas is experienced in the capacity building of industrial companies by training and advice. He has published a number of articles and holds 3 patents. Since 2017 Mr. Ignas is an expert in Horizon Programme Committees i.e., “Access to Risk Finance”, “Strategic configuration”, etc. Ignas Šlapkauskas specialises in renewable energy, advanced technologies, and industrial sectors related and the Low-carbon industry and Advanced Manufacturing.