Maria Megalopoulou was born and raised in Thessaloniki. She is a graduate of the Department of Balkan Studies (University of Western Macedonia) and postgraduate from MA in Comparative Business Economics (UCL, London, UK) and MSc in Maritime (University of Piraeus).
She has worked in small and large companies in the economic and maritime sectors. In 2016, she took over the General Manager position in “KIPOS” turning it into one of the largest multipurpose spaces in Thessaloniki with a variety of different topics in seminars and workshops for children and adults and a long list of hosted activities and creative collaborations.
An enthusiastic supporter of non-formal education, experiential teaching methods, and dynamic collaborations among creative groups, you will find her at “KIPOS” organizing the next workshop.