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George Poulakidas

Social and tech innovation enthusiast, MA Political Science candidate at the University of Toronto, globetrotter

A social and tech innovation enthusiast, George bridges these two worlds through his academic and professional experiences.

George is a MA candidate in Political Science at the University of Toronto and builds on the knowledge in politics and development he acquired during his BA in International Studies at Simon Fraser University.

Some of his professional experiences include being a Creative Consultant and Product Manager for start-ups in Vancouver and a researcher at the Centre for Sustainable Community Development at Simon Fraser University.

In a previous life, he worked as a photographer and for an Academy Award nominated production company based in Athens. An avid traveler, George uses his curiosity to discover new ideas and experiences that can be transformed into creative and effective proposals.