Dr. Eliza Gagatsi
Business Partner Project Development
Dr. Eliza Gagatsi holds a Civil Engineer Diploma, a Master Degree in Transportation Engineer and a scholarship awarded Phd on Maritime Policy acquired at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTh).
She has been working for more than 12 years as a transportation engineer in the Centre for Research and Technology Hellas – Hellenic Institute of Transport (CERTH-HIT), leading the “Intelligent Intermodal Freight Transport and Logistics” Department for the past 6 years (2010-2016).
Since January 2017 she has joined the MOBI team (Mobility, Logistics and Automotive Technology Research Centre) of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) as a post doctorate researcher.
She has a long experience in large scale Project Management and Coordination, Team leadership, Technical and Scientific Management of Research Projects (EU, regional, national, international) and also in network building and expansion, Stakeholders Management, research promotion (publications, invited speaker in relevant events etc) and Impact Management.
Her fields of expertise are in the areas of intermodal and maritime transportation as well as the maritime policy.