Meet Maria Calafatis (Co-founder The Cube Athens)

Chisinau
May 19, 2018 / 6:00 PM

About this event

This may we are proudly recognizing the accomplishments of successful women leaders all over the world and we are super glad to have an open and warm talk with a successful woman - Maria Calafatis. "It's supposed to be Hard. If it wasn't hard everyone would do it. The hard is what makes it Great". This is Maria's motto. She is the co-Founder of The Cube Athens, the largest co-working community in Athens, which hosts some of Greece’s best experts in technology. The Cube is also home to most of Athens’ technology events, hackathons, innovation sessions and training events. Through coding and business boot camps, The Cube is creating the next generation of top-tier coders and business makers.

Prior to this Maria had cofounded Greece’s first coworking community, coLab Athens with her partner Stavros Messinis. Maria is also a member of the Startup Weekend – Global Facilitation Team.

Maria has been involved with Startup Weekend since 2009 and has facilitated over 20 events around the world in cities such as Athens, Volos, Patra, Larissa, Thessaloniki, Vlasic, Torino, Copenhagen, Limerick, Saarbrucken, Heraklion & SWMoldova Women Edition this Spring

Maria was invited to join as a fellow to the RSA community in 2016 which provides a platform for the world's leading thinkers, sharing their ideas online, while their Action and Research Centre searches for new and innovative ways to solve society’s greatest challenges.

She loves challenges and connecting with people with the same mindset as her own and turning nothing into something huge & impactful.

Maria is a mother of two young boys Panos 13 & Georgie 11, loves to travel and staying fit & active, and loves trying out extreme sports.


Speaker

Meet Maria Calafatis (Co-founder The Cube Athens)

Maria Calafatis

Co-founder - The Cube Athens

She is the co-Founder of The Cube Athens, the largest co-working community in Athens, which hosts some of Greece’s best experts in technology. The Cube is also home to most of Athens’ technology events, hackathons, innovation sessions and training events. Through coding and business boot camps, The Cube is creating the next generation of top-tier coders and business makers.

Read More
Date and Time
May 19, 2018
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
Address
Dreamups Campus
Uzinelor 1 street
Chisinau, 2023
 
Agenda
6:00 pm Networking and Food
7:00 pm Fireside Chat
8:00 pm Networking
 

Brought to you by

Sergiu Matei

Sergiu Matei

Arbo Capital

Chisinau Director
View Profile
Mihai Stipanov

Mihai Stipanov

Dreamups

Chisinau Co-Director
View Profile
Mihaela Radu

Mihaela Radu

Dreamups

Chisinau Co-director
View Profile
Iulian Gulea

Iulian Gulea

Heroes of Programming

CEO
View Profile

We are Startup Grind