Dr Economou has been the President at the Center of Renewable Energy Sources and Savings (CRES) since September 2019. He holds a Ph.D. in Applied Sciences from Catholic University of Leuven (BE) and an Engineering Diploma from National Technical University of Athens (GR), Mining and Metallurgical Eng. Department. He has more than 30 years’ work experience in Industry, in Research Centres and in business consulting in Greece, Canada, Belgium and the United Arab Emirates. Dr. Economou has published more than 40 scientific articles in the fields of Energy, Environmental Technologies and Materials Science and Engineering.