Vasilios Kokkalis

Deputy Minister, Ministry of Rural Development & Food - Greece

Vasilios is a key player in a government that has fast-tracked legalized medical marijuana in Greece and made the country’s nascent industry a prime target of international investors seeking to fund the construction of greenhouses for growing and manufacturing MMJ. He has headed the Ministry of Rural Development & Food since 2016 and has been an elected member of the Greek Parliament since 2015. Vasilios previously served in different roles with Greek consumer organizations and helped to implement policies for consumers and the market.

European Symposium Session:

Policy, Regulations & Industry Structures:
In Focus: European Cultivation Models

6 May 2019 | 15:50 - 16:20