Dr. Konstantinos Galanis

Dr. Konstantinos Galanis
  • Director
  • Company: DIDO Shipping Group

Dr. Konstantinos Galanis has over 30 years of professional experience. He is a Director at Dido Shipping Co SA for Technical, Operations & Sustainability. Since 2015 he is working on further upgrading the QHSE standards at the Group’s ship recycling facilities included in the European list as the first ones in a worldwide level.  He is a Lecturer at the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, Hellenic Branch teaching Maritime Economics, Educational Counselor and member of the Impact & Crashworthiness Lab for MIT, and Founder of Shipping for Kids.  He has also served for 8 years’ onboard ships. He has taught for several years courses related to Naval Architecture & Marine Hydrodynamics. He is a member of ABS European Technical Committee and ClassNK Greek Technical Committee. He has published several papers at International Journals, Conferences and events and has written several technical reports, projects and a book.  Konstantinos holds three graduate degrees from MIT, namely PhD in Naval Architecture, Marine Engineering and Applied Mechanics, M.Sc. in Ocean Systems Management and B.Sc. in Naval Engineering. Since 2020 he serves as the Chairman of the International Ship Recyclers Association and is member of the BoD of MIT Club of Greece.

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