Unlocking our research and innovation potential, as a country, would require to address these as a culture, a mindset and a way-of-life. Innovation and a new knowledge-based society need to be built on contemporary education – in its wider dimension - where our educational system, family and society work in a harmonized and systematic way to foster critical and creative thinking among our young generation, starting early in childhood

Kyriacos Kokkinos
Chief Scientist for Research & Innovation
Republic of Cyprus

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Speeches


30/01/2019

The Chief Scientist Inauguration Ceremony

The formal inauguration ceremony for the appointment of Mr Kyriacos Kokkinos as the first Chief Scientist of the Republic of Cyprus took place on the […]
24/01/2019

The Chief Scientist speaker at IDEA Graduation Ceremony

The Chief Scientist delivers a keynote speech at the 4th Graduation Ceremony of IDEA Accelerator on how to create a vibrant startup community. You can […]
26/11/2018

Mr Kyriacos Kokkinos addresses the Cyprus Innovation Awards and Cyprus Research Awards Ceremony 2018

As the Chief Scientist he presented the opportunities emerging from the adoption of a new governance system for research and innovation adopting R&I as a […]

Annual Reports