ΙΝΖΕΒ Team

Nikos Lemonas

President of the BoD

Ο Νίκος Λεμόνας φοίτησε στη Γερμανική Σχολή Θεσσαλονίκης. Σπούδασε στο Τμήμα Πολιτικών Μηχανικών του Α.Π.Θ. και στη συνέχεια παρακολούθησε το μεταπτυχιακό πρόγραμμα σπουδών στη Διοίκηση Επιχειρήσεων (MBA) στο Πανεπιστήμιο Μακεδονίας. Από το 2000 μέχρι και σήμερα έχει εκτελέσει περισσότερα από 200 έργα κατασκευής και ανακαίνισης. Είναι συνιδιοκτήτης της τεχνικής εταιρείας GREENBOX και εξειδικεύεται στις ενεργειακές αναβαθμίσεις κτιρίων. Έχει συμμετάσχει στο Δ.Σ. του Συλλόγου Πολιτικών Μηχανικών Θεσσαλονίκης και σε ομάδες εργασίας του Τ.Ε.Ε. – Τ.Κ.Μ., ενώ έχει διατελέσει Γραμματέας της Ένωσης Μεταπτυχιακών Φοιτητών Θεσσαλονίκης και συνιδρυτής και αντιπρόεδρος του Συλλόγου Νέων Επιχειρηματιών και Επιστημόνων ΝΕΩΝ ΠΡΑΞΙΣ.

email: nl@inzeb.org

Alice Corovessi

Secretary of the BoD

Alice has studied Business Administration, Market, ng and Computer Programming and she began my professional career in the field of Touring and Real Estate. Since 2009 she is actively involved in the promotion of Energy Efficiency and Sustainability in the building sector, having a solid understanding of the aforementioned topics. She is among the founding members of the INZEB – Institute of Zero Energy Buildings.
Her primary focus is the development of communication, marketing and dissemination strategies for new and existing energy efficiency and sustainability projects. She is working closely with EU Institutions as part of her activities at INZEB, leading all actions related to planning, management, and dissemination of the mission and outcomes of Renovate Europe Campaign, of European Alliance to Save Energy and of the Coalition for Energy Savings in Greece.
In 2010 she became a member of the TEDx family by giving a presentation at the TEDx Academy event in Athens, on the subject of energy and the upcoming energy standards in Europe. She is a regular writer for high profile industry publications.

email: ac@inzeb.org

Dimitris Hatzopoulos

Member of the BoD

Dimitris Chatzopoulos, architect-engineer, graduated from the Department of Architecture of the Polytechnic School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. During his professional practice, he has been involved with a variety of projects of different scale and scope, either as a freelancer or as a part of a design team. His work has been distinguished in architectural competitions and presented in architectural publications and shows and he was awarded a first prize in a European Architectural Competition organized by the state of Cyprus. He is actively involved in safeguarding and promoting the architectural profession from his position as the President of the Board of the Architects Association of Thessaloniki and as a member of the governing body of the SADAS Panhellenic Union of Architects, the Antiprosopia.

email: dh@inzeb.org

Grigoris Zarotiadis

Member of the BoD

Grigoris Zarotiadis was born on the 23rd of February 1972 in Thessaloniki. He studied economics in Johannes Kepler University of Linz – Austria. During his PhD he spent a year in UMIST (University of Manchester – Institute for Science and Technology). Currently, he is Associate Professor in the Faculty of Economics and Political Sciences in Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He is Vice President of the Association of Economic Universities of South and Eastern Europe and the Black Sea Region, as well as of the Institute for Social Research Dimitris Mpatsis. His research covers the fields of international economics, economic development and economic growth, having a plentiful record of international academic publications and relevant citations. At the same time he is keeping in touch with actual economy, being an Independent, Non – Executive Member of the Board of DROMEAS S.A., a Greek manufacturer of office furniture.

Κωνσταντίνος – Πλάτωνας Αρώνης

Μέλος Δ.Ε.

Ο Κωνσταντίνος – Πλάτωνας Αρώνης είναι Απόφοιτος της Γερμανικής Σχολής Θεσσαλονίκης, σπούδασε στο Αριστοτέλειο Πανεπιστήμιο Θεσσαλονίκης στο Τμήμα Μηχανολόγων Μηχανικών, όπου και συνέχισε σε μεταπτυχιακό επίπεδο αποκτώντας Msc στη Στρατηγική Διοίκηση Παραγωγικών Συστημάτων. Από το 1999 μέχρι και σήμερα έχει εκπονήσει πλήθος μηχανολογικών και ενεργειακών μελετών, ενώ από το κατασκευαστικό του έργο ξεχωρίζουν η ανέγερση δύο συγκροτημάτων κατοικιών και δεκάδων κτιρίων στη Β. Ελλάδα. Από το 2011 είναι συνιδιοκτήτης της τεχνικής εταιρείας GREENBOX. Ο Κωνσταντίνος – Πλάτωνας από το 2008 μέχρι και σήμερα αποτελεί αναπόσπαστο μέλος της Εθνικής Ομάδας Ορειβατικού Σκι με τα χρώματα της οποίας έδωσε το παρόν σε 3 πανευρωπαϊκά και 3 παγκόσμια πρωταθλήματα.

Eftychia Eliopoulou

Scientific Associate

Eftychia Eliopoulou is an architect engineer and Sustainable Design Consultant. She graduated from the School of Architecture of the National Technical School of Athens (M. Arch) and she holds a M.Sc. in Environmental Design of Buildings from the Welsh School of Architecture of Cardiff University, honored with distinction and scholarship. She is qualified Energy Assessor and she has participated as a Seminar Tutor at the educational program addressed to engineers who aim to qualify as Certified Permanent Energy Assessors in Greece. She is a Green Design Seminar Tutor, introducing bioclimatic principles, addressed to engineers with various backgrounds. She has published articles about bioclimatic design techniques in technical magazines and conferences and has been awarded in energy design and architectural competitions. Her professional development and research interest in contemporary energy design and sustainable topics, motivated her to continue her academic studies at the doctoral level. Since 2015, she is a Ph.D. researcher in the School of Architecture of the National Technical School of Athens, honored with a university scholarship. Her academic research field focuses on establishing innovative architecturally oriented energy retrofit strategies of the building stock.

Eleftheria Touloupaki

Scientific Associate

Eleftheria Touloupaki is an Architect Engineer, holding also a M.Sc. in the subject of “Environmental Protection and Sustainable Development” (Dept. of Civil Engineering, A.U.Th.). She has completed her studies with several distinctions and awards from the State Scholarships Foundation and other institutions and is now a Ph.D., Candidate in the Dept. of Civil Engineering, A.U.Th. on the subject of “Computational Design of nearly Zero Energy Buildings (nZEBs) in southern European climates”. Since 2013, she has contributed as an associate Architect in various projects in Thessaloniki, focusing on energy renovations of residential buildings and she is also a certified energy auditor. She has been a scientific associate of the INZEB since 2014 and has given several lectures regarding energy efficiency of buildings in the series of workshops «Be Part of the Future», held in 2015 in 9 Greek cities. In the context of INZEB’s collaboration with BPIE, she has translated several studies on topics related to the energy efficiency of buildings, the implementation of European legislation (EPBD, EED), indoor air quality, thermal comfort, energy poverty etc. Her main professional and academic interests are energy renovations, bioclimatic building design and new technologies in Architectural synthesis.