19th – 22nd OF SEPTEMBER 2024.

AI Weekend will host Orestis Trasanidis, Silicon Valley Director & AI Leader at the EIT Community, whose fundamental passion is innovation through sustainable development

Trasanidis has been involved in numerous innovation projects and has academic work focused on decision-making. In recent years, he has been working at EIT Digital on developing sustainable open innovation ecosystems

Also, he holds MSc degrees in ICT, Smart Cities, and Environmental Engineering.

As the EIT AI Leader, he leads AI initiatives, coordinates projects, and leads a Community, developing tools, contributing to policy reports, and representing EIT Digital in international fora engagement.

Additionally, as the Managing Director of the EIT Hub Silicon Valley, he works on fostering transatlantic synergies and facilitating access to US and EU programs, aiming to bridge the ecosystems.