First Meeting of the Regional Council of Research and Innovation
The Regional Council of Research and Innovation of the Region of Western Greece had its 1st meeting on May 4, 2020 in the presence of the Head of the Region Nektarios Farmakis and the Vice Governor for Entrepreneurship, Research and Innovation Fokion Zaimis. The priorities of the Region related to research and innovation were discussed. The Regional Council convened as a body following secret ballot. Ioannis Kalavrouziotis, Dean of the Hellenic Open University, was elected President, Dimitrios Papageorgiou, Vice-president of the Federation of Enterprises and Industries of Peloponnese and Western Greece, was elected Vice President, Sotirios Michalopoulos, Electrical and Computer Engineer, was elected Secretary, and Ira Antonopoulou, professor in the Department of Management Science and Technology at the University of Patras, was elected Deputy Secretary.