Matina Magkou was a participant in the 2017 edition of the Global Cultural Leadership Programme.
Matina Magkou is a freelance cultural and social programmes manager, researcher and trainer. She collaborates with organisations such as FIA, IETM, ENCATC, Ashoka, the British Council, the Youth Partnership and the Ministry of Education. Matina has previously worked for the Athens Olympic Games, the European Capital of Culture Patras 2006, the International EXPO Zaragoza 2008, the European Parliament, for festivals (Athens Festival, Doha Film Festival) and international theatre touring. She’s been a collaborator with Ohi Paizoume/ UrbanDig project since 2015, and is responsible for development and international relations. Matina also participated in the TANDEM Europe programme. She just finished her Ph.D. in international cultural cooperation programmes with a focus on the Euro-Arab region.