Speakers 2020


Mr. Makis Voridis

Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development & Food

Mr. Harry Theocharis

Minister of Tourism, Greece

Ms. Stella Ronner-Grubačić

Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Greece


Dr. Dionysia-Theodora Avgerinopoulou

Chair, Special Permanent Parliamentary Committee on Environmental Protection, Hellenic Parliament

Mr. Nikolaos Doukas

Vice President, Hellenic Agricultural Insurance Organization

Mr. Yiannis Georgakellos

Communication & Corporate Affairs Director, Athenian Brewery

Mr. Ruud Grim

Senior Advisor, The Netherlands Space Office

Mr. Tassos Haniotis

Director, Strategy, Simplification & Policy Analysis, DG Agriculture & Rural Development, European Commission

Dr. Serko Haroutounian

Chairman, Hellenic Agricultural Organization ELGO Dimitra

Dr. Eleftherios Iakovou

Director of Manufacturing & Logistics Innovation Initiatives, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station

Dr. Charalambos Kasimis

Professor, Agricultural University of Athens

Ms. Effie Kokoreli

Head of Agricultural and Bank Assurance, INTERAMERICAN SA

Mr. Georges Kremlis

Chair, Espoo Convention Bureau | Advisor to the Prime Minister

Dr. Evdokia Krystallidou

Deputy Director, Strategic Project Management Office, American Farm School

Dr. Eleni Maloupa

Director Institute of Plant Breeding & Genetic Resources, ELGO Dimitra

Mr. Dimitris Michaelides

Journalist, Agronea

Ms. Alexandra Nikolakopoulou

Head of Unit 'Farm to Fork Strategy', Food Safety Directorate, DG SANTE European Commission

Dr. George-John Nychas

Professor of Food Microbiology, Agricultural University of Athens

Dr. Philip Papadopoulos

Director, Strategic Project Management Office, American Farm School

Mr. Anthony D. Papayannides

Journalist, General Manager Economia Group

Dr. Panagiotis N. Skandamis

Member of the BIOHAZ panel, European Food Safety Authority

Mr. Dimitris Skarmoutsos

Executive chef, Natu Restaurant, Kifisia-Athens

Dr. Chrysoula Tassou

Research Director, Institute of Technology of Agricultural Products, ELGO Dimitra

Mr. Nikos Thymakis

Director, EPAS Amarousion, ELGO Dimitra

Dr Ioannis N. Tzortzis

Legal Counselor, Just Transition Steering Committee, Ministry of Environment & Energy

Dr. Dimitrios Vlachos

Director, Laboratory of Statistics & Quantitative Analysis Methods, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, AUTh

Mr. Geert Wilms

Director, Agricultural Innovation Brabant LIB/ZLTO, South Holland Farmers Organization

Dr. George Zalidis

Director of the Laboratory of Remote Sensing, Spectroscopy and G.I.S., AUTh, Faculty of Agriculture