Short biographies of the members of team who developed the study for the creation of the “MADEMOHORIA ECOMUSEUM” “Outdoor Mines Museum, Cultural Routes and Centre of Research and Study of Mount Stratonikon in the area of Mademohoria”

Olga Sakali

She was born in Stratoniki Chalkidici and lives in Thessaloniki. She holds a degree from the Department of History and Archaeology of the Philosophy Faculty of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. She has a master’s degree from the same department. She also has  a Ph.D. from the Departement of Sciences of Preschool Education. From 1991 and onwards she worked in various museums of the Ministry of Culture, Greece in the field of designing and execution of educational programmes. Today she works as a museologist – museum educator in the Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki (amth.gr). She is the author of many articles and papers concerning the fields of museology and museum education.

Dimitris Papoudas

He was born in Serres and lives in Thessaloniki. He holds a degree in archaeology from the Department of History and Archaeology of the Philosophy Faculty of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He has a M.St. from the University of Oxford in archaeology. From 1995 he works in various museums of the Ministry of Culture, Greece in various positions ranging from the design of educational programmes to computer networks and multimedia applications. he also worked in the private sector with software companies. Today he works as an archaeologist at the archaeological site of Aigai Vergina Imathia.

Dimitris G. Louzikiotis

He was born in Stratoniki, Halkidiki and lives in Thessaloniki. He is a professional graphic designer, photographer and communication consultant (Centro de Estudios CEAC). He collaborates with numerous businesses and organizations implementing a number of graphic, photographic and advertising works (print, radio and TV), publications, multimedia productions, public relations programs, events, etc. A certain amount of his photographic works have been exhibited in galleries, published in print and digital form or become part of a private collection. He has participated in BIENNALE: 1, Modern Art (Thessaloniki-2007). Today, he maintains a creative office and a photography studio (louzikiotis.gr / louzikiotis.com). He has also written many articles of cultural and artistic content in print and digital media. He is the founder and president of the Cultural Centre “Aristotle of Stageira”.