The American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce welcomed members of the U.S. business delegation who visited Greece in partnership with Marwick Associates and its President Drake Behrakis to strengthen economic ties between the United States and Greece. The mission was attended by more than 15 representatives of various sectors of the American economy.

On June 25, 2024, as part of their mission, the mission visited and toured the facilities of the Alexander Innovation Zone in Thessaloniki, where AIZ’s President, Mr. Panagiotis Ketikidis, presented the innovation ecosystem of Northern Greece and AIZ’s actions and initiatives.

With our vision “Scale-up Northern Greece: Thinking Glocal”, AIZ’s mission is to transform Northern Greece into a friendly hub to live, work and invest, noted Mr. Ketikidis.

The event was attended by important executives and professionals from the field of innovation and business, such as Messrs. George A Behrakis, George Gemelas, Elias Manolis, Konstantinos Fetfatsidis, John Frankis, Stelios Frankis, Nick Katopodis, Nikolaos Vlavianos, Lucy Xu, Nicolas Picat Saridaki, Dionysios Panagiotopoulos, Marcelle Diamandis Stamatiou, thus creating opportunities for networking and collaboration.

Special thanks to the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and Mr. Nikos Tsavdaroglou, Executive Coordinator.