Panel conversation – The Greek Competitiveness Story – part 4 Building the Innovation Economy
Greece is working to advance its economy and make it more knowledge intensive. The government has invested in digitalizing the public administration and has taken measures to promote entrepreneurship, accelerate research translation, drive innovation, and boost long-term growth. However, a series of regulatory and institutional barriers seem to persist. This session will review the priorities and initiatives to accelerate the economic transition and advance the innovation economy in the Country.
- What are the priorities to make Greece more innovative?
- What are the key initiatives in place today?
- What are the gaps that remain to be filled?
Athanassios Meletios Dimopoulos, Professor and Rector of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
Thodoris Gavriilidis, Chief Investment Officer, Lamda Development
George Doukidis, Director of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center, AUEB, Greece
Moderator: Venetia Koussia, Executive Director, CompeteGR