Markos Antonopoulos

Markos AntonopoulosMarkos Antonopoulos is a researcher in the Microwaves and Fibre Optics Laboratory at ICCS. He graduated from National Technical University of Athens, school of Electrical and Computer Engineering in 2005. He received his MSc degree in Applied Mathematical Sciences from the Mathematics department of NTUA in 2007. He has since worked as a STEM teacher in schools and private lessons. Since 2013 he has been working as a researcher and PhD candidate in ICCS NTUA, specializing in the mathematical/computational modeling of biological systems and machine learning applications on medical data. 
Tel:  +30-210-772-1076

Efi Kontosea

kontoseaEfi Kontosea graduated from High-school in 1994. In 1995 she studied secretarial support. Currently she is studying Greek Civilization at Hellenic Open University.

In the past she had worked as a Personal Assistant in various construction companies.  She joined ICCS in 2017 and she is concerned with administration issues.


Tel: +30 210 772 2290

Irini Outra

20190215 215257Irini Outra graduated from the Economics Department of the University of Athens in 2010. Since then, she has been in the Commercial Sector and has worked for two of the largest Companies in the Retail Section in Athens as Executive Assistant of CEO and Operational Director. She has extensive experience in Administration, Data Analysis and in directing all operational procedures including human resources and financial issues. She joined ICCS in 2018 and is concerned with the ICCS Financial administration, being responsible for resources planning and management.  


Tel: +30-210-772-2290


Orestis Sampson

orestis sampsonOrestis Sampson holds a BSc degree from the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens where he found of great interest the Computer Graphics field. He completed his studies with the thesis “Simulation of an endoscopic camera using a haptic feedback device” having support from the ICCS group. Following that, he worked for Nokia Networks as a Software Developer where he participated in a feature development agile team for the Core LTE components. In order to continue pursuing growth in the Computer Graphics field, he has completed the Computer Game Engineering MSc course at Newcastle University. The course was completed with the project “Smoke Simulation using GPGPU programming” the study for which, combined OpenGL, shading techniques and parallel programming.

Tel:+30 210 772 1663

Zaharoula Xipolitou

roulaZaharoula Xipolitou graduated from Mercy Diocesan College in 1992.  In 1993, she completed the Advanced Certificate in Business and Office Administration in Melbourne Australia. Since then, she has been in the Financial Sector and has worked for two of the largest banks in Australia in Managerial positions. She has extensive experience in Sales and Promoting bank products and in directing all operational aspects including distribution customers’ service and human resources.

She has also provided training and coaching to all new lending and sales staff.


Tel: +30 210 772 1663

Athanasios Ballis

AB photo editedAthanasios Ballis received his Diploma from the Computer Engineer and Informatics Department from the University of Patras (2005), and his MSc in Informatics of Life Science (2009) from the same University, publishing the thesis entitled “Upgrade of a database of facial emotional expressions and creation of a database management system”. He has been a research associate in several Organizations acquiring in parallel moderate working experience as a web developer. He has been cooperating with ICCS since January 2019 and is a member of the Greek Technical Chamber since 2006.


Tel: +30-210-772-2466

Vasilis Nousis

Vasilis NousisVasilis Nousis is a user interface researcher and a user interface designer. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Audio & Visual Arts Department of Ionian University (IUC) and a Diploma in Digital Design from Vakalo Art & Design College. He is interested in data visualization and service design. He is also an active member of Athens UX community.


Tel: +210-772-1076


Maria Tsirigoti

Maria TsirigotiMaria Tsirigoti holds a Bachelor Degree in Social Policy from Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences and a Translation Diploma from the Hellenic American Union.

Since 2005, she has worked both as a teacher and as a translator. In the I-SENSE Research Group of ICCS, she works as a communication officer.


Tel: +30-210-772-2280

Kelly Panagiotidi

Kelly PanagiotidiKelly Panagiotidi holds a Bachelor Degree in Political Science from the School of Social Sciences of University of Crete and a Master of Arts in International Relations and Politics of the University of Peloponnese with expertise in Governance. Since 2015, she has been a member of the Hellenic Institute of Strategic Studies. She writes articles, scientific essays and conducts research on international relations, politics and eGovernment issues. She works as a communications officer at the I-SENSE Research Group of ICCS.


Tel: +30-210-772-2280

Kostas Bouklas

Bouklas KjpgKostas Bouklas joined ICCS in February 2018 as a Scientific Project Manager part of the Smart Integrated Systems & Communication Team. He has obtained a Beng in Electrical and computer engineering from the University of Brighton (2002) and an MSc in communication systems from University of Wales, Swansea (2005). He has been working as a project manager for 10 years in variety of fields and companies of the private sector and has been certified by the Project management Institute (PMI).


Tel: +30-210-772-2520/2526