Think Future: Innovation in Everyday Life

The Hellenic Centre in collaboration with the Hellenic Tech Network (HTN) invite you to “Think Future: Innovation in Everyday Life”, a day-long event on Saturday April 20, 2024, where you will explore new technologies and learn more about the ways they affect our lives.

Engage with outstanding innovators and learn how technology can shape our future. Watch live demonstrations of initiatives in EduTech, MedTech, BioTech, Digital Arts, Sustainability, Cybersecurity and Robotics.

Presentations and Q&As will be taking place throughout the day. To attend, please kindly register for a free ticket via the link below.

Event details:

Participants include:

  • Aisthesis Medical | MedTech
  • ape2o | Sustainability
  • ARTES | Digital Art
  • Breez | Sustainability
  • Collaboration Laboratory | EduTech
  • Cyber Autonomy | Cybersecurity / Electric Vehicles
  • iCat Solutions – Transform MR | MedTech
  • | Internet of Things
  • MammoCheck | BioTech
  • Nelum | Digital Art
  • Vevivo | Community Building


UCL Robotics | Dr Dimitrios Kanoulas | Humanoids / Animatronics

The AI Revolution: Opportunities & Challenges in the Greek Ecosystem

In association with the Embassy of Greece in London, HTN is organising a panel discussion on the current landscape and key developments shaping the future of the Greek AI innovation ecosystem.

The discussion will focus on identifying opportunities and challenges, both from a founder’s and from an investor’s perspective, and will be followed by a networking reception.

To attend, please register via Eventbrite.

Event details:

  • Date: Tuesday, 14 November 2023
  • Time: 6.30pm-10.30pm
  • Venue: The Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington St, London W1U 5AS


18:30: Registration

19:00 Welcome Remarks by Louis Loizou, Chairman, Hellenic Tech Network (HTN)

19:05: Welcome Remarks by His Excellency Mr. Yannis Tsaousis, Ambassador of Greece to the United Kingdom

19:10: ‘’The AI Revolution in the Greek innovation ecosystem I”


  • Dora Trachana, Partner at Uni.Fund
  • Michail Basios, CTO and Co-Founder at TurinTech AI
  • Dirk Werner, Managing Director, Equity UKRI Future Leaders Fellow, EBRD
  • Maritina Grelloni, Head of Portfolio & Innovation Programs, Endeavor Greece
  • Omiros Sarikas, CEO, Brookstreet Equity Partners LLP

Q&A session

The panel will be moderated by Marina Antoniou, HTN Founding Member and FinTech graduate, The University of Oxford Said Business School

19:55: ‘‘The AI Revolution: practical capabilities and challenges’’ a fireside-chat between Dimitris Alexandridis (HTN ExCo member, Cambridge MEng, Software Engineer at VivaCity) and:

  • Dimitrios Kanoulas, Associate Professor, UKRI FLF at UCL
  • George Papadopoulos, Senior Machine Learning Researcher at JPMorgan Chase, Co, Imperial PhD candidate & HTN ExCo Member

20:15: ‘’The AI Revolution in the Greek innovation ecosystem II”


  • Niki Trigoni, Professor at Oxford University, Founder at Navenio Ltd
  • Stergios Anastasiadis, General Partner at Genesis Ventures
  • Yorgos Mousmoulas, Partner at Metavallon VC
  • George Hadjigeorgiou, Co-Founder at ZOE

Q&A session

The panel will be moderated by Tony Kypreos, Advisory Council Member & Venture Partner

21:00 – 22:30: Networking reception