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AIT Community / Faculty / Teaching Fellows / Kyriakos Pierrakakis

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SUMMARY
Kyriakos Pierrakakis is a Doctoral Candidate at St. Antony's College, University of Oxford, and is also a graduate of MIT (Master's in Technology Policy - Engineering Systems Division), of Harvard University (Master in Public Policy - John F. Kennedy School of Government) and of the Athens University of Economics and Business (B.Sc. in Informatics).

Kyriakos is also a former Chairman of the Institute for Youth of the Greek Ministry of Education, where he focused a lot on the development of a startup ecosystem in Greece and on building bridges between Greek innovators and the Silicon Valley community. He is currently an advisor to a promising startup (Gipht.me / Pinnatta).

He has also worked as an advisor for the Greek Ministry of Economic Development, as a researcher at MIT's Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research (CEEPR), in a prominent US Think Tank (Center for American Progress) and in Political Campaigns.
 

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"My days in Athens and at AIT were more than pleasant and definitely an important milestone in my life. This stay helped me in many things: a) the privilege to live in a small international community gathered in one place, b) gave me the basic skills and expertise to enter the community and daily life’s work. On the other hand, I got the opportunity to meet some great people from different backgrounds who share the same passion with me, I enjoyed very much living with them, the souvlakis in the Lab, not to forget the late night discussions with my colleagues."

Ghassan El Abdallah, MSITT 2005 (Lebanon)

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