National Contact Point MSCA Cyprus
Mr. Pierantonios Papazoglou has been the NCP for PEOPLE/ Marie Sklodowska-Curie since 2008. He has also been the Programme Committee Member for this function since 2011. He also has the responsibilities of the NCP and PC functions of “Space” and “Environment” since 2011. Mr. Papazoglou is also the EURAXESS Cyprus Coordinator. Within these functions, he has dealt with a wide range of FP7 as well as Horizon 2020 aspects, and has conducted numerous client consultations and proposals’ prescreenings, as well as various communication measures. He particularly specializes in “capacity building and training”, as well as “prescreening”. Within the Horizon 2020 MSCA-NCP-Project, Pierantonios is the Task-Leader for the scheme on “Twinning of MSCA NCPs”. Pierantonios holds a BSc in Environmental Science (2003) from the University of the Aegean (Greece), a MEng. in Environmental Engineering (2005) from the Stevens Institute of Technology (NJ, USA), and he is now in pursuit of a PhD in Crisis Management and Emergency Planning from the University of Glasgow (UK). Continuous training and education – e.g. seminars, “Train-the-Trainers”, “leadership”, “project management” – complement his profile. He is fluent in Greek, Italian and English.