Dimitrios Kalavros-Gousiou(5)
Athina, Greece


Dimitris G. 'DKG' Kalavros-Gousiou is a 26-year-old web-impact entrepreneur and techmaverick. He is best known as the Founder and Curator of TEDxAthens and Co-Founder of digital content house Nest Media. As of March 2013, Dimitris also serves as a Co-Found.er of Found.ation, a technology hub and educational platform in Athens, Greece.

From 2011 to 2013, Dimitris served as a Referrer for pre-seed investment firm HackFwd, leading its pipeline from Greece and Southeast Europe. He also occasionally writes for TechCrunch Europe.

Over the years Dimitris worked with Fortune 500 entities and multinationals such as COSMOTE (Deutsche Telekom Group), Diageo, Bacardi, The Coca-Cola Company, Piraeus Bank Group, Heineken and others.

DKG holds a Law degree from the University of Kent at Canterbury and an LLM (Master of Laws) in Computer and Communications Law from the Queen Mary University of London.

He is also an alumnus of U.S. Department of State 'International Visitor Leadership Program', class of 2013, a member of the Global Shapers Community of the World Economic Forum and the Sandbox Network.

Dimitris regularly speaks on the topics of entrepreneurship, technology, design thinking, digital storytelling and industry disruption. Email dimitris at nestmedia dot gr