Composition of the National Commission for Bioethics &Technoethics

The National Commission for Bioethics and Technoethics is composed of eleven (11) distinguished scientists, appointed by the Prime minister.


Chair: Effy Vayena, Professor of Bioethics at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich.

Vice Chair: Charalambos Tsekeris, Researcher at the Institute for Social Research of the National Center for Social Research.


Sergios Theodoridis, Professor Emeritus of Engineering Learning and Data Processing in the Information and Telecommunications Department of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Evangelos Karkaletsis, Director of the Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications, of the National Center for Research in Natural Sciences “Democritus”.

Konstantinos Karpouzis, Director of Research at the Research University Institute of Communication and Computer Systems of the National Technical University of Athens.

Ioannis Kompatsiaris, First Level Researcher and Deputy Director at the Institute of Information and Communication Technologies of the National Center for Research and Technological Development.

Ismini Kriari, Professor of Constitutional Law at the Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences.

Eugenia Prevedourou, Professor of Public Law at the Law School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

Evangelos Protopapadakis, Associate Professor of Applied Ethics at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Dimitrios Skaltsas, Executive Director of Intelligencia, a technology company providing innovative artificial intelligence applications for the development of new drugs.

Stavroula Tsinorema, Professor of Modern and Contemporary Philosophy and Bioethics at the University of Crete.