Matina Marathefti
Matina Marathefti Mentor

Matina Maratheuti holds a Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) degree in Primary Education Sciences. She also has a Master of Science (MSc) in Educational Leadership and Administration, as well as a Master of Arts (MA) in Educational Technology with a specialization in the utilization and application of coding skills in education. She is a robotics and visual programming instructor for students, educators, and parents, participating in robotics competitions both as a judge and an instructor.She is a member of the team and the founder of Tinker & Code Robotics. She is actively involved in the "Coding our Future" program, the largest initiative for promoting coding skills in Cyprus, from its inception to the present, as a co-organizer with the team. Additionally, she participates as an instructor and manager in Erasmus+ programs and provides training to adults in usability and web design. She is also engaged in the creation of digital educational materials.

Location: Nicosia
Sofia Kouskouli
Sofia Kouskouli Mentor

Sofia Kouskouli holds a bachelor degree in Computer Engineering and she is highly skilled in the field of computer engineering, with a strong background in the areas of robotic operating systems and programming with Python. Her current role as an IT Engineer and Research Engineer at Novatex Solutions highlights her ability to apply her technical skills in a professional setting. Additionally, her participation in the Robotex Competition as a judge and her involvement in Erasmus+ Projects as an IT/Research engineer further demonstrate her expertise and commitment to the field of robotics and technology. 

Location: Nicosia
Miltos Karras
Miltos Karras Mentor

Miltos Karras, a graduate of the University of Athens' Department of Physics, has been an influential Physics teacher since 1999, combining his passion for education with a keen interest in technological innovation. In addition to his teaching duties, he has collaborated with the University of Athens' Departments of Physics and Informatics & Telecommunications, effectively integrating these disciplines. His expertise in programming and its educational applications was showcased in his 2002 publication, "Application Development in a Programming Environment." Miltos has distinguished himself in European education through his coordination of Erasmus+ training programs, utilizing his skills as a Certified Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert. His commitment to educational innovation has been recognized with multiple awards in educational leadership and innovation. As a robotics instructor and the president of the Scientific Committee for the Robotex Cyprus competition, he has demonstrated a profound capability in melding technology, education, and leadership. His involvement with the Cyprus Computer Society emphasizes his dedication to advancing computer science education, solidifying his status as a multifaceted leader in the scientific and educational communities.

Location: Nicosia
Mert Balın
Mert Balın Mentor

As a graduate of an electronics program, I have dedicated my career to education, with a particular focus on working with children and families since 1994. My expertise lies in teaching STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) subjects to young learners. With a passion for combining education and innovation, I pioneered the international program FIRST LEGO League in Turkey and Cyprus, aiming to inspire and educate the next generation of thinkers and builders.In my commitment to fostering a hands-on learning environment, I became a certified teacher trainer for LEGO Education, where I have had the privilege of training a multitude of teachers and students. My approach is rooted in the belief that interactive learning is key to engaging young minds and developing critical 21st-century skills. Through my efforts, I strive to empower educators and students alike, enabling them to explore the wonders of STEAM fields and beyond.

Location: Nicosia
Fotini Georgiou
Fotini Georgiou Mentor

Foteini Georgiou holds a Bachelor of Science degree (BSc) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and a Master of Science (MSc) in Robotics. She has experience in computer programming , 3D design and simulation, as well as embedded systems electronics and robotics. She also has drone experience and has been involved in research projects related to digital skills and educational robotics. Her current role at ECECT - the European Centre for Emerging Competencies and Technologies, a research and educational institution, underscores her capacity to employ her technical and research expertise within a professional context. Furthermore, she actively engages as a volunteer judge in robotics competitions such as Robotex and the World Robot Olympiad (WRO) in Cyprus. Additionally, she is a member of the Young Professionals committee within the IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) Cyprus local network and serves as a National Coordinator for the European Robotics Week (ERW). These roles highlight her strong interest and dedication to the technology and robotics field.

Location: Larnaca
Grigoris Hadjilarcou
Grigoris Hadjilarcou Mentor

Grigoris Hadjilarcou is a graduate of the School of Mechanical Engineers at the University of Cyprus. He is distinguished by his exceptional passion for educational robotics. He has gained extensive experience in this field, participating in Summer Schools, Open Schools, and private tutoring, with an impressive track record in various competitions, both at the local and global levels. Additionally, he successfully took part in the Science Fair 2022, held in Aglantzia Square, Cyprus. His commitment to educational robotics is truly inspiring and sets him apart in this field.

Location: Nicosia
Neofytos Maratheutis
Neofytos Maratheutis Mentor


Location: Nicosia
Koula Papakonstantinou
Koula Papakonstantinou Mentor

Koula Papakonstantinou is an experienced instructor and robotics coach for almost 10 years, she has successfully coached numerous teams, winning distinctions in national and international competitions. With a solid foundation in computer science, enhanced by a Master's degree in Intelligent Systems, she brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to her field. As a programming instructor, teaching mostly Python with industry experience, she always strives to inspire students through industry examples.

Location: Famagusta
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