Episode 1: Preparing for the unexpected
In the first episode, we discuss with Dr. Nassim Nicholas Taleb how risk impacts decision making, while business leaders share what they learned during recent events and how they aim to put those learnings in practice in the future.
Episode 2: Leveraging technology to ensure competitiveness
In a rapidly transforming world, full of global-scale challenges, technology is an enabler and a catalyst at the same time. Watch top academics, global and local business leaders discussing the opportunities technology entails.
Episode 3: How AI-driven analytics empower policy making
In these uncertain times, technology provides solutions but poses interesting trade-offs, too. Konstantinos Daskalakis, Kyriakos Pierrakakis and Costas Fotakis join Microsoft executives in discussing how AI impacts policy making.
Episode 4: Empowering society to make a change
In the last episode of our series, PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis discusses his handling of recent events, while Dr.Christakis sheds light on how technology empowers scientists. We also see practical examples showing how NGOs and citizens use technology to bring change.
Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic
Minister of Digital Governance of Greece
CEO Microsoft Greece, Cyprus and Malta
General Manager Public Sector, Microsoft Central & Eastern Europe
Dr. Nicholas Christakis
Sterling Professor of Social & Natural Science, Yale
Professor of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, MIT
Professor of Strategy, London Business School
Dr. Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Distinguished Professor of Risk Engineering, NYU's Tandon School of Engineering
President of Microsoft
President, Microsoft Central and Eastern Europe
Vice President, European Government Affairs, Microsoft
Communications & Philanthropies Director, Microsoft Greece Cyprus & Malta
Co-Founder & CEO, Kaizen (Stoiximan & Betano)
Founder & CEO, Beat
Professor of History, University of Athens
Emeritus Professor of Physics, University of Crete
Co-Founder & President of NGO Lara Guide-Dog School Hellas
Managing Director & Partner, BCG Athens
Business Development Director, ReGeneration
NGO Agoni Grammi Gonimi, Extra Milers project manager
Director of Culture, Onassis Foundation
President of Board of Directors, SEPE
Head of the Department of Management Science and Technology, AUEB
Chairman & CEO, Public Power Corporation
Presented by Pavlos Tsimas
Pavlos Tsimas is a Greek journalist. Radio and TV host for SKAI TV Greece, Editor-at-large for HUFFINGTON POST Greece, columnist for “TA NEA”, Athens daily newspaper with nationwide distribution (one of the top 3 greek daily papers). He was born in Athens, in 1953 and has graduated in Law and Political science. He started a career in journalism in 1980. Pavlos Tsimas has been covering Greek public life for over 30 years, as a political correspondent and has been the main host of many electoral debates. He has covered wars in Yugoslavia, Iraq and Africa, has interviewed world leaders, and is the author of several books.
A co-production with SKAI
In our mission to answer questions that recent events brought to our doorsteps, we partnered with Greece’s top news and media outlet. Through this endeavor, technology meets independent journalism, aiming to synthesize opinions and perspectives and tackle the most pressing questions around us