Panagiota Gianniou Patent Attorney AWA Copenhagen, Denmark

Panagiota Gianniou

Junior Partner, European Patent Attorney
Ph.D., M.Sc. Engineering

Panagiota Gianniou is a European Patent Attorney specialising in mechanics and Green Tech. Panagiota advises start-ups, SMEs and large enterprises on their patent-related matters. She is experienced in patent drafting, prosecution, due diligence, infringement, freedom-to-operate analysis and oppositions.

Panagiota holds a Ph.D. degree and an M.Sc. in Sustainable Energy from the Technical University of Denmark.

Contact information

Visiting address:

Strandgade 56
1401 Copenhagen K, Denmark


  • Analyses & searches
  • IP due diligence
  • IP Strategy
  • Oppositions
  • Patents
  • Utility models


  • Building & construction
  • Cleantech & Sustainability
  • Energy
  • Manufacturing & process technology
  • Mechanics


  • Danish
  • English
  • German
  • Greek

Prior experience

  • Postdoctoral Researcher at Technical University of Denmark, 2018
  • Visiting Scholar at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2017
  • Teaching Assistant at Technical University of Denmark, 2013-2014


  • Ph.D. in Engineering, Buildings for Smart Energy Cities, Technical University of Denmark, 2018
  • M.Sc. in Sustainable Energy, Technical University of Denmark, 2014
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (5-year degree), Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2012


  • Europen Patent Attorney


  • epi (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office)
  • ADIPA (Association of Danish Intellectual Property Attorneys)