Katerina Fotiou

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Katerina Fotiou
Katerina Fotiou
With FWC June 2012
Title Software Programmer

Key Project(s) Reinventing democracy

Key Interests
Degree(s) BSc (4 years)
Filed(s) of study Computer Science
University(ies) Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Katerina Fotiou joined the Cyprus Neuroscience and Technology Institute in July 2012, as member of the New Media Lab. Her main task is in the programming of mobile device based Apps for the third generation Cogniscope and for "intelligent" educational games. Her responsibilities also include development of all websites and electronic infrastructure of the organisation.

Katerina is young leader with interest in Reinventing Democracy and social reforms. She is a trained Facilitator for the Structured Dialogic Design Process.

Katerina also works at Ekkotek Ltd., which operates as the technology partner and technology transfer office of Future Worlds Center. Katerina's main contribution includes apps' development that support communication and information access among people from different communities, such as names of villages and places on the island. She is also engaged with apps designed to harness the collective intelligence and collective wisdom of groups. What is more, she is responsible for apps creation that are intended to help kids on sending reports when something disturbing,strange or harmful occurs while they are surfing online.


Katerina holds a BSc in Computer Science from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (2012). Her Thesis was: "Automatic photo annotation for mobile devices (Android)". Katerina graduated from the "Makario Lyceum G' of Larnaca" (2008).

She is an experienced programmer in various computer languages and has extensive experience in programming smart phones.

Related Projects

CiReNews Citizens Reporting the News
E-Hoop SDDP Cyprus
E-Hoop SDDP Germany
E-Hoop SDDP Lithuania
E-Hoop SDDP Greece
SDDP Reinventing Democracy in the Digital Era
SDDP Greens - Cyprus