Filippos Lymperopoulos is currently an International Baccalaureate student at the Hellenic American Educational Foundation (H.A.E.F.). He is a member of his school’s M.U.N. (Model United Nations) and has attended THIMUN and the Edinburgh Conference as a delegate of the Environmental Committee. He was also a volunteer of Lifeworks International in Ecuador and the Amazon Rainforest, and is an editor for his school’s newspaper. Filippos has participated in conferences with the Unesco Club and was his school’s ambassador in the ACSTAC Technology Conference. He has also participated in a Greek-American Exchange Program, served as President of his school’s Student Council, and plans to study engineering. As an ambassador, Filippos hopes to recruit intelligent and thoughtful collaborators, whose priorities do not only aim at technological and scientific advancements, but also fall within a framework of ethics that safeguard the common good.
“Seasteading in its optimal form could provide a new sort of modern utopia, in the ancient Greek sense of the word, where excellence is the empowering force, thus creating knowledgeable, sophisticated citizens who take pride in working for the common good.”