Vagia Pantou


Vagia Pantou




Vagia is an Architect Engineer. She graduated from the National Technical University of Athens (2007) and holds a Master’s Degree in Advanced Architecture from IaaC (2008). Aiming to combine research and applied architecture, she is currently based in Athens, collaborating with A&M Architects, working for both national and international projects.

She is a co-founding member of the MyCity-me, a non-profit organization. Besides, she holds a post-graduate from the National Technical University of Athens in “Architectural Design-Space-Culture”.

Her research focuses on how cutting-edge relation-based design technology can redefine the contemporary architectural design process.



How did you end up joining the #maker movement?

What do you most value in the innovation/maker environment?

What’s the maker movement outlook in your country?

In your opinion, what features in your city/destination/country is more appealing to an innovation-oriented crowd?

You seem to have been able to create such a nurturing environment around your FabLab/makerspace/hackerspace in (your country). What does your audience look like? Who do you mainly target – students, inventors, or… ?

What do you consider your greatest goal as EMW’s Ambassador?

What kind of events are you planning to organize during the EMW?