Theodora Zacharia is the Deputy Director at the Managing Authority of the Regional Programme of Attica Region, the official representative of the Governor of Attica Region to the JESSICA Holding Fund Council and UDF Committee as well as the contact point of the Region to the Covenant of Mayors.
She is currently working extensively on the development of 2014-2020 regional operational program and especially on the Smart Specialization Strategy for the Attica Region.
She has held senior management positions within the private and the public domain organizations in the areas of Information and Telecommunication and Regional / Urban Development.
Theodora Zacharia’s educational background includes a Master in Computer Science and Operational Research as well as a Bachelor of Applied Mathematics from National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.
Furthermore she is PhD candidate at the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens and she carries out scientific research on Smart Cities Models and Policies focusing on Environmental and Energy Innovative Solutions.