Personal Development Department

Provide soft skill development opportunities on a constant basis, while defining and enforcing standards for the soft skill learning experience, based on the adequate use of trainers and event structures.

Meet Our Services!

Summer Academy creates a space away from the usual lives of participants where experienced academic leaders guide students by challenging their mindsets and guiding them to widen their perspectives on their own life and to create strong relationships between them.


BrainTrainer is a training-based project that aims to provide high quality, interactive and multicultural learning experiences. While working on soft and business skills learning by doing principle, participants are also able to enjoy the experience-sharing, fun, and team spirit. BrainTrainer prepares students for their professional lives, it focuses on their self-development.


  • Department Coordinator:
    Max Sturkenboom –
  • Board Responsible: Nikolina Gklezaki-
  • BrainTrainer Leader: Petra Maria Kantartzi –
  • Summer Academy Leader:
    Soumaya Afilal –

Do you want to help us improve ESTIEMers’ soft skills and contribute to their personal development?

You can learn more and join us by clicking the button below!