Georgios is the Hellenic Emerging Technologies Industry Association (HETiA) – Cluster Manager. He is a physicist (BSc.) with an MBA degree and passionate about scientific and technological innovations that bring value to society. His working experience in diverse industries and enterprise departments has equipped him with insight into state-of-the-art ICT, energy and space domain concepts and a holistic perspective of firm operations across its value chain. In the last decade he has been engaged with research and innovation funding as well as with respected national and EU projects coordination around smart-grids and smart buildings.