At the General Assembly in Berlin on the 13.06.2019 the election of the new Council Chairperson took place. Angelos Bekiaris was elected unanimously as council chairman for a three year term in office. We welcome Dr. E. Bekiaris to EURNEX!
Dr. E. Bekiaris, PhD on Mechanical Engineering NTUA, has been elected as Researcher of the Hellenic Institute of Transport (HIT) of the Centre for Research and Technology Hellas (CERTH) in 2001; being its Director General as of 2016. Since 1992 he has participated in over 120 research projects, in 40 of which at the role of Overall or Technical Coordinator.
He’s the National representative of Greece in the H2020 Transport Committee since 2014 and President of the European Conference of Transport Research Institutes (ECTRI) and the European Rail Research Network of Excellence since 2019. In the past he’s also been the President of the European Associations FERSI (on road safety) and HUMANIST (on Human Factors in Transport).
Read more about Dr. Evangelos Bekiaris here.