Mrs. Dimitra Tzani holds a Bachelor (B.Sc.) and a Master (M.Sc.) degree in Mechanical Engineering, with specialization in Energy Engineering, from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). She is currently working as a Research Scientist at the Technoeconomics of Energy Systems laboratory (TEESlab) of the University of Piraeus (UNIPI), participating in EC funded projects. Her research profile focuses mainly on Building Energy Simulation (BES) and energy demand and management modeling. She has a computational research background and knowledge of different programming languages and engineering software.