Fokion Zaimis

Deputy Governor of Entrepreneurship Research and Innovation Region of Western Greece

Fokion A. Zaimis is Deputy Governor of Entrepreneurship Research and Innovation of Region of Western Greece and Vice-President of the CPMR Intermediterranean Commission. He holds a M.Sc. (Department of Geology, University of Patras, Greece) and attended Athens University of Economics and Business MBA programme. He is the President of the BoD and one of the founding partners of iForce Communications, S.A. He lobbied successfully for bringing the World Congress on Information Technology to Athens. He has worked with European Commission - Directorate General XVII and being Head of the Department of European Affairs of DRM International S.A. He is the writer of many articles for the new economy and cultural issues. He has submitted and managed a number of proposals in European programmes. He has coordinated more than 150 events and conferences mainly on financial, social, environmental and cultural issues. He is fluent in Greek, English, French and is learning Chinese.

All Sessions by Fokion Zaimis

09:00 - 10:00
Elafiti central

Panel 6: Innovative financing of local development in WB6

Efficiency of regional instruments and cooperation; How to finance local development, green agenda, energy poverty, digital and just transition- towards Cohesion Policy; Best practices from EU MS in innovative financing mechanisms and public- private financing models