Peggy TsolakakiUrban and spatial planner, Eleusis21 | Greece Speaker
Peggy Tsolakaki is an urban and spatial planner with 12 years of experience in the fields of planning and development in local, regional scale. Born in 1981 in Elefsina or Eleusis, the European Capital of culture for 2021. Member of the core team and member of the board of Directors of the non-profit organization Eleusis2021, candidate city for ECOC2021 is now responsible for cultural infrastructure and tourist facilities for the ECOC project.
She has an MSc degree in urban and regional planning and pursuing a PhD in the field of tourism, as a tool for development and transformation, focusing in industrial heritage. She has also worked for several years as a teaching assistant in urban and spatial planning, in the National Technical University of Athens school of Architecture and as a consultant for local government concerning development, European programs, real estate projects and governance.