CV

EDUCATION                                                                                              

M.Sc. (Hons) in Architecture, Urbanism and Building Sciences I Delft University of Technology, 2016 – 2018
Specialisation: Urbanism I GPA: 9.2/10.00 I Graduated cum laude I Valedictorian
– Thesis: ‘‘Re-Natured Economy: From pollutants to productive landscapes’’ I Archiprix nomination 2018-19
– Honours Programme I Research paper: Studying public space and public life in a Africa [case of Dakar, Senegal]

EU Climate KIC-Master Label I European Institute of Technology, 2017 – 2018
– focus on climate impact assessment tools and green entrepreneurship I Best Idea Pitch Award 2018
– 5-week climate innovation & entrepreneurship summer school in:
Sorbonne Université I Key courses: Cities carbon footprint assessment, Climate finance
ETH Zürich I Key courses: Start-up finance, Design thinking, 3D prototyping

AA Athens Visiting School I Architectural Association of London, 2016
Title: Symmetry Sentience I Subject: Coding techniques and 3D fabrication methods

B.Sc., M.Sc. in Architecture & Engineering I Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2010 – 2016
GPA: 9.51/10.00 I Excellent I Valedictorian I Licensed Architect-Engineer (TEE-TCG)
– Thesis: ‘‘Arks’’
Proposal for the transformation of 1/5 of Greek cruise ships into floating reception/relocation centers for the Syrian refugees (in collaboration with UNHCR and the European Patent Office)

7th General Lyceum of Kalamaria I Thessaloniki, 2007 – 2010
General Grade: 19.80/20.00 I Excellent I Valedictorian

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 

Project Manager I FRESH Research I Rotterdam, Netherlands, 10/2019 – present         Tasks:
– Setting up and organising Studio Hartzema’s R&D department internal structure
– Business development and resource planning                                                                              – Cost estimations and research budget development                                                                  – Development of communication strategy and monitoring progress                                         
               

Architect, Urban Planner I Hartzema Group BV I Rotterdam, Netherlands, 12/2018 – present   
Tasks:
– Project leader in the research & development of a strategy for Randstad’s energy transition by 2050
– Development of a location strategy for 5 large & medium-sized energy & technology companies
– Leading research assistants & interns in the analysis of land use datasets and policy reports

Guest Researcher I Delft University of Technology I The Netherlands, 10/2020 – present                              Tasks:
– M&A for research projects in the Urbanism dept. for the period 2020-2024
– Journal writing and publications

Project Developer: Bin2Print model I EU region, 07/2018 – present
– Company type: A 3D printing hub that collaborates with educational institutions to process their plastic waste and sell back needed supplies and products

Urban designer I Venice Biennale 2018 I Venice, Italy, 03/2018 – 08/2018
Tasks:
– Design lead in the elaboration of a masterplan for Porto Marghera until 2050
– 80% increase in new labour sectors: bio-based industries, green start-ups, glass manufacture etc.

Architect, Urbanist I Municipality of Hangzhou I Hangzhou, China, 06/2017 – 08/2017
Conceptual project assignment under TU Delft supervision for the 2022 Asian Games
– Masterplan for a residential area of 24 high-density blocks for 80.000 people (athletes included)

Urbanist, Consultant I Subsecretaría de Planeamiento de Buenos Aires I Buenos Aires, Argentina, 03/2017 – 06/2017
Tasks:
– Design strategy for the transformation of Buenos Aires port by 2050
– Investigation of nature-based solutions and elaboration of adaptive pathways models

Architect, Flow analyst I Acqua Tech Ltd I Thessaloniki, Greece, 03/2014 – 09/2015
Tasks:
– Elaboration of architectural plans for hotels, leisure centres and private residences
– Systemic & quantitative analysis for waste & water flows

Design consultant I IPS Ltd I Policastro, Greece, 09/2013 – 01/2014
Internship I Part-time I Tasks:
– Elaboration of architectural plans for car park stations

Intern I Hellenic Paper Industry ‘‘Taurus’’ SA I Thessaloniki, Greece, 10/2011 – 09/2012
Part-time contract I Tasks:
– Development of a market database for the Balkan region & visualisation of market entry strategies

SELECTED AWARDS & COMPETITIONS

48th St. Gallen International Management Symposium, 05/2018
Leadership award for essay: Towards hybrid conditions_AI as a catalyser for future urbanism
Top 100 Leaders of Tomorrow @ Forbes 2018

Marghera City of Making, 05/2018
International Design Competition I Host: Fondazione La Biennale di Venezia
1st Prize

Eco-Community Hangzhou 2022, 08/2017
International Competition I Host: Asian Games 2022 Organising Committee
1st Honorable Mention

Sheltering humanity: Emergency-hosting proposals for people in the Mediterranean Sea, 05/2016
International Competition I Host: MOHA Research Centre
1st Honorable Mention

Restoration of the stables of Paulos Melas military camp in Thessaloniki, 07/2013
National Competition I Hosts: Aristotle University of Thessaloniki & Technical Chamber of Greece
Shortlisted (with T. Tsagkaratou): 2nd Finalist I Exhibited at the Biennale BRAU 2 in 2013

COMPUTER SKILLS

QGIS, Processing, Autocad 2D, Rhinoceros, Grasshopper, 3D Studio Max, V-Ray, Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Climate impact assessment toolkit, CO2 measurement toolkit, MS-Office, WordPress

LANGUAGES

Mother tongue: Greek

English: Certificate of Proficiency in English ECPE, TOEFL (117/120)
German: Goethe-Zertifikat C1
French: DALF C2-Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française
Italian: PLIDA C1-Certificato di Competenza in Lingua Italiana
Spanish: DELE B2

SELECTED GRANTS AND SCHOLARSHIPS

Bodossakis Foundation Master Scholarship I 2016-2018
Architectural Association of London – Stavros Niarchos Foundation Scholarship I 2016
Institute of Research & Training on European Affairs, Europa.S 2015 Scholarship I 2015 – 2016
National Merit Scholarship & Award of Excellence [Eurobank Group in collaboration with the Ministry of Education] I 2010 – 2011