Speakers

George Tziallas
Secretary-General for Tourism Policy and Development
Ministry of Tourism, Greece


George Tziallas is a Civil Engineer (University of Patras, Greece) with a Master's Degree in Urban and Regional Planning (M.Sc.) from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, USA. He has a twenty-five year professional experience in management consulting, in local and regional development, tourism development and planning, strategic/operational planning and business process re-engineering, as well as in the management and evaluation of EU Programmes and projects in Greece and abroad.

George has worked in senior positions in management consulting firms for more than twenty years, and was a Member of the Board of Directors of the Hellenic Association of Management Consulting Firms (SESMA). He has been the project manager of large-scale technical assistance projects at national and EU level and has excellent knowledge of the Greek public administration procedures, as well as of the EU Structural Funds context.