OUR TEAM

THANASSIS SKORDAS

Scientific Officer of "ENODIA"

M.Sc. Transportation Engineer (Department of Civil Engineering A.U.Th.), Dipl. Mechanical Engineer A.P.Th., M.Sc. Environmentalist Univ. of Ioannina and holder of a Degree in Automotive Engineering (B.Sc. Automotive Engineering).

Thanasis Skordas is an M.Sc. Transportation Engineer (Department of Civil Engineering A.U.Th.), Dipl. Mechanical Engineer A.P.Th., M.Sc. Environmentalist Univ. of Ioannina and holder of a Degree in Automotive Engineering (B.Sc. Automotive Engineering).

He is the Scientific Manager of “ENODIA” and has been dealing with Road Safety issues, especially for children, for the last few years. He is a member of the “Association of Greek Transport Experts (S.E.S.)” and a member of the Scientific Committee of S.E.S. for “Urban Mobility”. He is a certified Adult Trainer by E.O.P.E.P.E.P. and member of the Permanent Committee of “Infrastructure & Network Projects” of the Technical Chamber of Central Macedonia (TEE/TKM).

His works were presented at pan-Hellenic, European and international conferences, while he was the chairman of the Organizing Committee of the 1st International Conference on Road Safety for Children, under the Patronage of the President of the Republic (HYATT Thessaloniki, 19-20-21 May 2017).

Finally, he was the initiator and implementer of the campaign for urban mobility, “I use the City Bus…safely in the Municipality of Pylaia-Hortiatis!”, which concerned the education of elementary school children in matters of road safety and safe use of buses and was extended to almost everyone the Municipalities of the urban complex of Thessaloniki (over 6,000 students were trained from 2014 to 2017).

GEORGE FOURNITZIS

First Aid Rescuer - Certified First Aid Instructor

Rescuer at EKAV Thessaloniki and Certified First Aid instructor. Director of certified – by the European Resuscitation Council – BLS/AED courses (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation programs) and Trainer of Pediatric First Aid Programs, mass casualty, airway management, sports injuries, Trauma, bleeding treatment.

Giorgos Fournitzis is a Rescuer at EKAB Thessaloniki and a Certified First Aid instructor. Director of certified – by the European Resuscitation Council – BLS/AED courses (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation programs) and Trainer of Pediatric First Aid Programs, mass casualty, airway management, sports injuries, Trauma, bleeding treatment.

In recent years, he has been involved in the training of citizens in First Aid, training public bodies, clubs, units of the Greek Army and a large number of students of all levels of the schools of our city.

As the initiator of a long-term citizen education plan through the municipal libraries of our city, he was awarded the BRAVO SUSTAINABILITY AWARD, the institution whose goal is to highlight and reward the best practices for Sustainable Development. He was awarded as a member of the volunteer Rescue team O.DI.K. (CRISIS MANAGEMENT TEAM), of which he was in charge of training throughout his tenure.

His speeches have been presented at conferences on First Aid, but also Disability as he has a long professional career in rehabilitation centers of our city.

CHRISTINA YAGOULIS

Theater teacher, Actor & Coach

Theater teacher, Actor from the Theater Department of the School of Fine Arts of the University of Athens. in acting & Coach.

Christina Yagoulis is a Theater Teacher, Actor & Coach. He was born in Thessaloniki in 1979. In 2004 he graduated from the Theater Department of the School of Fine Arts of the University of Athens. in acting. In 2009 she completed her postgraduate studies at the Department of Theater with honors on “Theatre for Children’s Audiences in Thessaloniki during the period 1997-2007”.

Since 2004, she has worked as an actor and assistant director (O.M.M.Th, K.Th.B.E., Experimental Stage of “Art”, troupe Carmen Ruggeri, Telloglio Foundation) and as an animator of theatrical play in cultural organizations, municipalities and schools of parents.

He has participated in short films (Drama Festival) as well as an electronic music label (Info).

She has taught the course “theatrical play” in public IEK, while she has animated theater pedagogy and acting seminars (2010-2018) (State Conservatory of Thessaloniki, Network for Theater in Education, Primary and Secondary Education of Halkidiki, Center for Environmental Education Arnaia, EKPA Conference ” The Arts in the Greek school: present and future). He has taught the “acting” course at the Melodrama School of the State Conservatory of Thessaloniki (2010-2013). She has been teaching theater to children since 2005 until now, at the public elementary school, as a substitute teacher.

She is certified in adult education (Hellenic Open University). She has worked as a teacher in the “artistic workshops” of KTHBE (2017-2019).

In 2019-2020, she participated in a European workshop program for teenagers as an animator of a theater group using the “Drama in education” technique (Eunic, “Mikros Vorras” Group, with the performance “#ODYSSEIA” at KTHBE).

She has completed the course of E-Learning EKPA “Certificate in coaching – AC Accredited” (November 2019 – June 2020). She continues her training at the same institution “Diploma in coaching- AC Accredited” (November 20120-May 2021).

Her hobbies are music (singing / guitar), dancing as well as amateur practice with psychotherapeutic techniques. He is a member of the “Theatre Department Alumni Association” and served as president and vice president (2006-2013). She is married, mother of a 5-year-old child and lives in Thessaloniki.

EVANGELOS GENITSARIS

COMMUNICATION LOGIST, DEPT. OF CIVIL ENGINEERS A.P.TH.

Transport specialist, graduate of the Dept. of Civil Engineering of the University of Athens It deals with the implementation and management of "collaborative" research, innovation, interregional cooperation and development projects. Associate of the Transportation Systems Research Group of the University of Athens.

Evangelos Genitsaris is a Transportation Specialist, a graduate of the Dept. of Civil Engineering of the University of Athens (2009). Since 2009, he has been involved in the implementation and management of “collaborative” research, innovation, interregional cooperation and development projects (after a competitive assignment), mainly as a partner of the Research Group of Transport Systems of A.P.Th.

As an Erasmus scholar, he specialized in “project administration & management” at the University of Leeds, during the academic year 2006-2007. In 2010, he obtained his master’s degree in Transportation from A.U.Th. In 2015, he trained in Social Data analysis at the Dept. of Geography of the Harokopi University. He has been awarded for writing a Business Plan in the pan-Hellenic competition of the Univ. Piraeus (in 2005).

His research interests include, among others: public transport, flexible transport, mobility of vulnerable population groups, travel behaviour, participatory design, social and personalized marketing techniques, innovation management.

The crowdsourcing campaign to promote innovation in Thessaloniki’s transport by the citizens themselves, was implemented in the context of the European project CIPTEC/H2020 – which he managed as deputy coordinator – and was honored in 2017 with the OIKOPOLIS 2017 environmental awareness award.

He has published more than 30 peer-reviewed scientific papers and participated in more than 50 project boards, conferences and working meetings with international participation.

Member of the Board of Directors of the Alumni Association of P.S.P.Th. and the Association of Hellenic Transport Experts, active through its scientific committees.

 

CHRISTINA TYCHOMIDOU

RESPONSIBILITY FOR PUBLIC RELATIONS OF ENODIA

Head of Public Relations of ENODIA. Diploma Civil Engineer - postgraduate student at the "Design and Construction of Technical Projects" Program of the DI.PA.E

Christina Tychomidou is ENODIA’s Public Relations Officer. It is Dipl. Civil Engineer and postgraduate student at the “Design and Construction of Technical Projects” Program of the DI.PA.E. Originally from Serres, he lives and works permanently in Thessaloniki.

She is a certified Energy Inspector, Consultant for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods (SAMEE), Security Technician and Building Inspector. Furthermore, he holds a First Class Research Degree in Public Works in the categories of Environmental and Hydraulics.

He is also President of the “Panhellenic Association of Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods” and Secretary General of the “Panhellenic Association of Shipyards – Tarsanades”.

Finally, it is active in various fields such as study, licensing, supervision, management and construction of private projects, as well as real estate development and exploitation and strategic business management.

VASSILIKI LAMPIRI

PSYCHOLOGIST AND THEATER TEACHER

Psychologist and Theater Educator from the Theater Department of the School of Fine Arts of Athens, majoring in Acting - Educational Drama at Integrated Master level

Vasiliki Lampiri is a Psychologist and Theater Teacher. She was born in Kalamata in 1979. In 2004  she graduated from the Theater Department of the School of Fine Arts of Athens, completing the Acting major, while at Integrated Master level she specialized in Educational Drama. In 2019, she graduated from the Department of Psychology of the School of Social Sciences of the University of Crete, while continuing her further education at the Institute of Ergonomics and Character Analysis, with the aim of specializing in the psychotherapeutic method of character analysis.

From 2004 until today she has been working as an educator teaching the course of Theater Education in Primary Education. She has worked as a theater teacher in Municipalities and Cultural Associations. She has taught the course “Puppetry” in Public IEK.

At the same time, she works as a psychologist at the Tomatis Psycho-Acoustic-Phonology Center and as a psychotherapist in a private office. She is a member of the “Theatre Department Alumni Association”, in which she has served as President, Vice-President and Secretary, as well as the Association of Greek Psychologists (SEΨ).

Her interests include gymnastics, dancing, painting, literature and travel. She is a mother of two children, lives and works in Thessaloniki.

PANAGIOTIS BATAKOPOULOS

TRAINER FOR CANDIDATE DRIVERS AND MOTORCYCLES

Driver and motorcycle instructor - holder of all driving licenses. Certificate of Educational Proficiency for Adult Educator (EOPPEP)

Panagiotis Batakopoulos is a driver and motorcycle instructor (graduate of I.E.K. DELTA) and holder of all driving licenses. He has a certificate of educational proficiency as an Adult Educator from EOPPEP. He specialized in “ECODRIVE”, focusing on Economy, Safety and Environmental Protection. He is a certified volunteer rescuer in the volunteer rescue team “Elite Rescue Team”, which belongs to the “SELECT GROUP OF SPECIAL MISSIONS OF GREECE (EPOMEA)” of the Municipality of Pylaia – Hortiatis.

He is also a certified First Aid instructor: in Basic Life Support “BLS/AED INSTRUCTOR”, in Basic Life Support for Children “PBLS INSTRUCTOR” and in Trauma Treatment “TRAUMA PROVIDER”. Since 1999 he has been a voluntary blood donor for people suffering from Mediterranean Anemia (“PIGI ZOIS” AHEPA Association).

ANASTASIA TSAPI

COMMUNICATION ENGINEER/B.Sc. AGRONOMIST/ SURVEYOR

M.Sc. Transportation Engineer - Dipl. Agronomist & Topographical Engineer A.P.Th. Traffic Safety Consultant - specializes in Smart Mobility and Road Behavior.

Anastasia Tsapi is an M.Sc. Transportation Engineer and Dipl. Agronomist & Topographical Engineer A.P.Th. He is a Traffic Safety Consultant and specializes in Smart Mobility and Road Behavior. Works at Royal HaskoningDHV (Netherlands). Within the Sustainable Mobility team of Royal HaskoningDHV he works on projects with the ultimate goal of improving road safety. It focuses on the impact of new transport concepts (e.g. sustainability, autonomous mobility) on behaviour, but also on how a change in behavior can stimulate a new mobility concept.

In addition, he works on projects in the field of traffic education, driver training and driving tests. She undertakes a project from start to finish, which means she is active in all its phases: literature review, experiment set-up, data analysis and interpretation, meeting organization, reporting and communication with the client.

Recent related projects:

  • How to maximize the road safety benefits of ADAS? (April 2020- October 2020, Client: Federation Internationale de I’Automobile (FIA), Brussels, BE)
  • Literature research on the effectiveness of the Driver Training in Steps (September 2019- July 2020, Client: Ministry of Infrastructure and Water, NL)
  • Assessment of road infrastructure for the use of Lane Keeping Assistance systems (April 2018- September 2018, Client: Provincie Overijssel, NL)
  • WEVER: Effect monitoring of traffic education in primary schools (December 2018-now, Client: CROW, NL)

ATHINA TSAMA

THEATRIST - SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES/SOCIAL SCIENCES

Theatrologist - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of the University of Patras. Teacher of adults IEK Kavala.

Athina Tsama is a theater expert, born in 1995. She graduated from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of the University of Patras in 2018, with pedagogical competence. She has worked as an animator of a theatrical play at a Center for Creative Employment of Children. Since 2019, she has been teaching as an adult trainer at the public IEK Kavala, theoretical and laboratory theater courses, as well as theater play for nursery assistants.

In 2014 she collaborated with the 4th Special Primary School of Patras in the context of Education of Children on the Autism Spectrum through theater practice. She participated in the experiential workshop of Sotiris Hatzakis held in 2017 at the European Cultural Center of Delphi.

In addition, she collaborated with the teachers of the Department of Theater Studies of Patras, Mrs. Maria Fragi and Despina Georgakopoulou, in the context of a Stage Practice and Speech workshop, which was presented at the municipal Apollo Theater in 2018.

Finally, she contributed as a dramatist and actor at the Kavala Friends of Letters & Arts Shelter, in the presentation of a theatrical performance as part of the 62nd Philippi Festival in 2019.

EVANGELOS OIKONOMOU

GRADUATE AUTOMOBILE ENGINEER - MINISTRY OF DRIVERS TRAINER/

Graduated Automotive Engineer and Instructor of Candidate Drivers & Traffic Education. Owner of Driving School (Katerini).

Oikonomou Evangelos is a Graduated Automotive Engineer and Instructor of Candidate Drivers & Traffic Education. He has 14 years of experience in the field of education and during the same period he maintains a Driving School in the city of Katerini.

Since 2007 he has been a member of the “Association of Driving Instructors of the Prefecture of Pieria” and from 2009 to 2015 he was its President. Today he holds the position of General Secretary of its Board of Directors.

ILIAS CHALDOGERIDIS

GRADUATE IN IT - LICENSED TRAINER OF CANDIDATES

Computer Science Graduate - Licensed Driver Instructor. Has knowledge of First Aid - member of the Hellenic Rescue Team (E.O.D.) of Thessaloniki.

Haldogeridis Ilias is a Graduate in Computer Science and a licensed Driver Instructor. He speaks English and German, has knowledge of First Aid (from EMP EUR Thessaloniki) and is a member of the Hellenic Rescue Team (E.O.D.) of Thessaloniki.

MARIA MIKROPOULOU

KINDERGARTEN & FIRST AID TEACHER (BLS & EPBLS) OF

Graduated from the Preschool Education and Science Department of the A.P.Th. ERC first aid instructor (BLS & EPBLS) - Kindergarten teacher in Thessaloniki.

Maria Mikropoulou is a Graduate of the Preschool Education and Science Department of the University of Athens. She is a first aid instructor (BLS & EPBLS) of the ERC and works as a kindergarten teacher in Thessaloniki. She also works as a Team Leader in the Womentors program (holistic women’s empowerment seminars). He has been trained in “Adult Trainer Training” from PA.MAK. and holds a Braille Degree from the School of the Blind in Thessaloniki. He speaks English, Italian and Russian.

MANOS SERAFEIMIDIS

CERT. MECHANICAL ENGINEER

Diploma Mechanical Engineering - Masters in Quality Assurance

Manos Serafimidis is a Dipl. Mechanical Engineer since 2004 with a Masters in Quality Assurance. He comes from Thessaloniki, but since 2016 he lives permanently in Strasbourg, France.

He worked for 3 years in an air conditioning installation manufacturing company and for 7 years in a design office. At the same time, he maintained an IT office for studies and installations of professional air conditioning systems and photovoltaic parks. He was a certified energy inspector and safety technician.

Since 2016, he has been working in the technical service of the European Parliament based in Strasbourg as a manager of new projects related to electromechanical installations.

MARIA SERESLI

PRACTISING LAWYER - FRENCH TEACHER

Graduate of the Kalamari Greek-French School, of the French Language and Philology Department of the Faculty of Philosophy of the AUTH - graduate of the Law School of the AUTH

Maria Seresli was born in Thessaloniki in 1961. She is a graduate of the Greek-French School of Kalamari, the department of French language and Philology of the Faculty of Philosophy of the AUTH and a graduate of the Law School of the AUTH. From 1979 she worked as a French teacher in the private sector and from 1986-2012 at ELTA as an administrative officer and at the same time as a teacher at KEK – ELTA. Today he practices law as a trainee lawyer.