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The Team

Prof Vagelis G. Papadakis

Professor in the Department of Environmental and Natural Resources Management, University of Patras, Greece
AEIPLOUS, Institute for Innovation & Sustainable Development,
Patras Science Park,
Stadiou str., Platani, GR-26504 Patras, Greece.
Tel./Fax: +30 2610 911571
e-mail:  vgp@aeiplous.org

Areas of Interest: Sustainability & Durability of Constructions Chemistry of Cement and Additives Concrete Technology Mathematical Modeling and Experimental Investigation of Physical and Chemical Properties Environmental Effect on Construction Environmental Economics and Impact Issues.  

Background: Prof. Vagelis G. Papadakis holds a diploma in Chemical Engineering (1986) from the University of Patras, Greece and a Ph.D. on the subject of carbonation and durability of concrete from the same institution (1990). He has a 20-year experience on scientific and demonstration projects on durability and technology of concrete, authored many papers and has been awarded by the American Concrete Institute (Wason Medal for Materials Research, 1993). He worked as a Researcher at the Danish Technological Institute, Building Technology Division, Concrete Centre (1997-1999) on supplementary cementing materials in concrete, holding an EU-fellowship (Marie Curie Grant). He was head of Concrete Technology Labarotory of TITAN Cement company S.A. in Greece (1999-2000).  

At present, he is a Professor in the Department of Environmental and Natural Resources Management of the University of Patras, where he is teaching the courses of "Environmental Economics", "Plant Design and Economics" and "Environmental Impact Isuues".

 

Curriculum Vitae: CV of V.G. Papadakis

Personal Web Page: http://users.csa.upatras.gr/~vgpapa/

Personal Web Page in University of Patras: http://www.env.upatras.gr/en/people/profiles/id/177

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/vagelis-papadakis-00b174a7/

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.gr/citations?user=JwrvSEoAAAAJ&hl=el&oi=ao


 

Maria P. Efstathiou

Project Manager
AEIPLOUS, Institute for Innovation & Sustainable Development,
Patras Science Park,
Stadiou str., Platani, GR-26504 Patras, Greece.
Tel./Fax: +30 2610 911570
e-mail:  mefst@aeiplous.org
 
Maria P. Efstathiou holds a BSc in Business Administration (1999) from the American College of Greece (Deree College), and an MSc in Software Engineering Methods from the University of Essex, UK (2000). She actively participated at projects aiming at the development, promotion and exploitation of innovation (Benchmarking exercises, Technology Foresight in the Region of Western Greece etc). At present, she is project manager at the Institute for Innovation & Sustainable Development, AEIPLOUS, Greece.


 

AEIPLOUS Institute

Patras Science Park,
Stadiou str., Platani, GR-26504 Patras, Greece.
Tel./Fax: +30 2610 911570

The is a non-profit company which aims at the promotion of the sustainable development principles as well as the promotion and exploitation of innovations that contribute to it, especially in Western Greece (Regions of Western Greece, Peloponnesus and Ionian Islands) and generally in Greece and abroad. The Institute AEIPLOUS is established (since 2009) by distinguished university professors,  engineers, economists, jurists, writers, etc and is located at the premises of Patras Science Park. AEIPLOUS operates under strictly professional criteria, whose goal is to promote the principles of Sustainable Development, as well as to promote Innovations that contribute to it and ensure a sufficient quality of life.

Web Page: http://www.aeiplous.org