Ilias Sotirchos joined the European Commission in 1990 as a linguist (translator) and worked since 2001 as an administrator in various fields (e.g. partnerships with civil society, employment and social affairs, vocational training…). The last three years he works in the "MEDIA Programme and Media Literacy" Unit of Commission's Directorate-General for Education and Culture and recently joined the team dealing with Media Literacy within this Unit.
Ilias is born in Athens (Greece) in 1965. He studied History and Archaeology in the National University of Athens and holds Masters Degrees in Medieval Studies and in International Relations from the Free University on Brussels (ULB).
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