Ilia studied Informatics and Telecommunications at the University of Athens and specialized (M.A.) in: Radioelectrology and Electronics, as well as in Sociobiology, Neurosciences and Education. Since April 2014 she is scientific collaborator of the Institute of Historical Research of the National Hellenic Research Foundation in Athens, Greece. She is part of the HPDST Team - History, Philosophy and Didactics of Science and Technology and has initially worked for the Project NARSES (Nature and Religion in South-East European Space). Her main professional interests focus on IT support, education and telecommunications.