Konstantinos Doukas | President & Chief Executive Officer
Doukas school

Konstantinos Doukas, President & Chief Executive Officer, Doukas school

Konstantinos Doukas is the President and CEO of Doukas School (www.doukas.gr), a private education institution with a tradition of more than 105 years. As a third-generation owner, previously or parallel with his work at the school, Konstantinos held several teaching, research and administrative positions mainly in the private sector, specifically as Systems Manager Assistant at the TC Computer Lab of Columbia University (NYC), Scientific Consultant to Project Athena at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Boston, MA), President & CEO, at the Information Society SA (www.ktpae.gr) and several boards of directors positions. As an entrepreneur, he has founded several start-up companies in Greece and also Internationally, most of them still in operation, mainly in the area of technological innovations, use of ICT in education, supporting services in education and digital marketing services. He is the founder and Chairman of SoFIA (School of the Future International Academy, www.sofianet.org), an International NGO focusing on supporting educational institutions and schools that wish to excel academically and operationally, by using global best practices and innovative methodologies. He is also the co-author of more than 25 publications in Greek and International Conferences and Journals and co-editor of 5 Greek Conference Proceedings. He was the co-editor of the IGI Global Edition 2018: "Handbook of Research on Educational Design and Cloud Computing in Modern Classroom Settings", and the author of two very successful articles called “School graduation finals are “dead” - long live the student’s e-portfolio and Effort vs Value for Money (VfM) - How to maximize efficiency in services to ensure VfM. Having the honor to have been awarded quite a few distinctions and awards, in the areas of Education, Sports, CSR, EdTech, the latest one being his nomination as one of “The 10 most Visionary Leaders in Education 2023” by the global organization CIOLook. He holds an Electrical Engineering and Computer Science BSc from the National Technical University of Athens and an MA in Communications, Computers and Technology in Education from Columbia University (NYC). In the past 25 years, Konstantinos has been a regular speaker at conferences on education, technology and the future of education in the USA, Europe and the Middle East. He was born in 1964 has a family with 3 kids and his hobby is sports. He is a member of the Advisory board of EDUTech.

Appearances:



EDUtech Europe 2024 Conference Day 1 @ 11:00

Panel – Rethinking the purpose of education

  • Between changing societies and new opportunities opened by tech developments, is the education sector in need of radical reforms? 
  • What are the skills and competencies that the education systems should provide learners with throughout their lives? 
  • Addressing inclusivity and accessibility in education to ensure all learners have equal opportunities

EDUtech Europe 2024 Conference Day 1 @ 14:30

Showcase – Sustainable students: nurturing eco-literate thinkers in the classroom

  • Encouraging critical thinking and problem-solving skills around sustainability
  • Building eco-friendly school environments with energy-efficient technology
  • Informing decision-making on sustainability through data-driven insights 

Experience a dynamic session featuring 3 rapid fire case study presentations followed by a moderated discussion and Q&A amongst speakers and the audience.

last published: 22/Apr/24 08:35 GMT

back to speakers


Get involved at
EDUtech Europe

 

To Sponsor Or Exhibit

 


Mark Goodchild
mark.goodchild@terrapinn.com 


 

 

 

To Register

 


Therese Ledesma
Therese.Ledesma@terrapinn.com
+65 6983 2055


Edlyn Cho
edlyn.cho@terrapinn.com

 

 

 

To Speak

 


Talia Vilaire
talia.vilaire@terrapinn.com

 


Akanksha Dhawan

akanksha.dhawan@terrapinn.com
 

 

Get the latest #EDUtechEurope Updates

Countdown to the event with

 

EDUtech_talks

 

 

Join our EDUtech community and access our exciting library of free-to-watch edtech videos.